Italian Restaurants in Dover, DE
At Frankie's, we understand a delicious, satisfying menu and reasonable prices are not mutually exclusive. With a reputation as one of the best restaurants in Dover, DE, we won’t disappoint. Whether you are in the mood for seafood, meat, pizza or pasta-Frankie's has amazing, hearty Italian dishes to satisfy any palate. Enjoy fresh hot or cold antipasti, brick oven pizza for $10 and pastas and sauces with veal, chops, chicken, seafood, premium beef, sausage and more. Top off your meal with an after-dinner liqueur and a jumbo cannoli, zeppole or melt-in-your-mouth tiramisu.
Frankie's also features a wonderful wine bar and great Italian music – a terrific way to unwind after a busy day with your family or at the Casino. Sample our delectable daily specials and dine on our patio that overlooks The Colonnade for an authentic Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Italian restaurant experience
Live Music every Friday’s with Pete Cannella singing all your favorite Frank Sinatra tunes
Hours of Operation:
- Monday - Thursday: 4 - 11 p.m.
- Friday: 4 p.m. - 1 a.m.
- Saturday: 12 p.m. - 1 a.m.
- Sunday: 12 - 10 p.m.
We are pleased to announce our New Menu Items
- Mussels and Clams Bar
- Saffron and caramelized onions
- Fra Diavolo
- Spicy white wine with arugula and tomato
- Braised fennel and lemon
NEW PASTA DISHES
- Rigatoni and Sausage with onions classico cooked in a spicy Arrabiata sauce
- Bowtie Pasta cooked in a Asiago cream sauce with pancetta and chicken
- Baked Rigatoni with mozzarella and ricotta cheese in our Homemade Bolognese sauce
- Penne Puttanesca pasta tossed with eggplant, caper, olives and peppers in a spicy red sauce
- Frankie's Trio - Lasagna, chicken parmesan and manicotti
- Chicken Portabella - grilled chicken topped with mouthwatering portabella mushrooms, mozzarella rich demi-glaze served with a fresh spinach orzo
- Salmon Alla Griglia - grilled filet of Salmon served on a bed of spinach orzo
- Grilled Mahi-Mahi - fresh filet of Mahi-mahi served on bed of Pesto Risotto topped with fried leek
- Tuscan Rib-eye - grilled Rib-eye topped with Tuscan butter served with garlic-basil mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetable
- Panna Cotta
- White or Dark Chocolate Mousse
- Chocolate Cake
Click here for our menu
A Family-Friendly Italian Restaurant in Dover, DE
Looking for the best family restaurants in Dover, DE? Come join us for a delicious dinner at Frankie’s Italian Restaurant We know having a night out is a family-bonding necessity, but can be stressful with little ones. But with family-friendly prices, excellent service, a casual dining environment, and a kid-friendly menu, it is sure to be a fun, successful night out at Frankie’s. Our selection of Italian sodas, fresh pizzas, mouthwatering pastas and unique desserts are loved by people of all ages. Click here for a full Dinner Menu.
Frankie’s also makes the perfect ingredient to your family outing.
Special Events at Frankie’s Italian Restaurant
Frankie’s is happy to host a casual evening out or a big celebration – contact us and find out how unforgettable an evening at Frankie’s can be. Bring the family, or plan your next special event at Frankie’s for a delicious and reasonably priced dining experience in our relaxed atmosphere. Plan your event for the weekend.
Make Frankie’s Your Italian Restaurant in Dover, DE
Make Frankie’s at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino your special Italian restaurant. Conveniently located in our AAA Four Diamond hotel and casino and in close proximity to historic Dover and Delaware’s beautiful ocean beaches. Of all the restaurants in Dover, DE- Frankie’s is the perfect choice for all occasions- whether a nice meal before hitting the slot machines, for your family celebration, or professional lunch meeting.
Among the Best Restaurants in Delaware- and Now Serving Lunch!
Lunch will never be the same. Frankie’s is now serving all your favorite Italian dishes for lunch Saturday and Sunday. Starting at noon, enjoy a delicious selection of Italian restaurant fare. Start off with one our salads, with fresh ingredients tossed in homemade dressings. Take your pick from our selection of hot and cold sandwiches and subs. Or choose from a variety of pizza-oven items including flatbreads, calzones, and our famous deep-dish pizza. Whether a weekend celebration, or need to impress a client at an end of the week lunch-meeting, our lunch menu selection is sure to satisfy. Reasonably priced, but with classically large Italian portions and taste, lunch at Frankie’s is perfect. Click here for a full Lunch Menu, and Make Your Reservation today!
Frankie’s Daily Specials
Monday - Pizza Night: Includes all of our famous pizzas regular or deep dish
Tuesday - Stuffed Pasta Night: A combination of three of our stuffed pastas all on one plate, with the introduction of our homemade chicken cannelloni
Wednesday - Steak Night: choose from our filet and vegetable skewer, roulade teres major steak, or a center cut pork rib eye
Thursday - Ladies Night: 1/2 price appetizers and wine at the bar from 4 - 9 p.m.
Friday - Specialty fish and wine dinner