Frankies 17

Rizzo’s Fine Pizza Set to Open on Monday at 17 Clinton Street

Posted August 9, 2013 at 5:29 am

The Franks (Castronovo and Falcinelli) pretty much screwed the pooch after altering their successful Frankies 17 into something completely different. Francesca, as it was known, was essentially a Basque tapas experiment with chef Ryan Barltlow manning the kitchen; it barely lasted six months after the conversion. In swooped Queens mainstay Rizzo’s Fine Pizza, which already boasts […]

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Frankies Not Returning to Clinton Street, Et Al.

Posted October 10, 2012 at 6:18 am

Cliche notwithstanding, significant events tend to transpire in threes. And so it goes on upper Clinton Street where a trio of restaurants recently called it quits.

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Frankies 17 and Cafe Pedlar Drop Lunch and Breakfast

Posted April 21, 2011 at 6:09 am

Yesterday afternoon, we received an urgent communique regarding the fate of Frankies 17 and the adjoining Cafe Pedlar at 17 Clinton Street.

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