Come to Italy via Frankie’s, the Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® Way
Frankie’s is our casual neighborhood restaurant located in The Colonnade serving great, affordable Italian cuisine.
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
A Family-Friendly Italian Restaurant in Dover, DE
At Frankie’s, we understand a delicious, satisfying menu and reasonable prices are not mutually exclusive. 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. Kids love our Italian sodas, fresh pizzas, mouthwatering pastas and unique desserts. 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.
Frankie’s Winter Specials
Monday - Half price pizza at the bar and patio until 7 p.m.
Tuesday - Create your Own Pasta, endless possibilities
Wednesday - Roasted Porchetta with Broccoli Rabe and Cannellini Beans
Thursday - Half price Appetizers at the Bar from 9 p.m. until close
Friday - Catch of the day, Chef’s choice of Fresh Seafood
Sports Book Winter Specials
Monday – Calzone (sausage, pepperoni, meatballs) 4-7 p.m.
Tuesday – Specialty Taco Tuesday
Wednesday – BBQ Ribs and fresh made fries
Thursday - Appetizing Thursday - Combination of 3 different appetizers
Friday – Cajun Friday - Cajun style Catfish and Shrimp
All Week: All night, try one of our refreshing Bellini's
- Strawberry Banana
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.
Mon.-Thurs. 4 - 11 p.m.
Fri. 4 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Sat. Noon - 1 a.m.
Sun. Noon -10 p.m.