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Fric & Frac
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1700 W 39th St Kansas City, MO 64111
1700 West 39th StreetUSMissouriKansas City64111
(816) 753-6102fricandfrac.net
$$American RestaurantToday 11AM–12AM
Wednesday 11AM–12AMThursday 11AM–12AMFriday 11AM–1:30AMSaturday 11AM–1:30AMSunday 11AM–12AMMonday 11AM–12AMTuesday 11AM–12AM
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Fric & Frac was founded in 1976 and has been the neighborhood hangout ever since. Both eclectic and unique, just like its patrons, Fric & Frac has a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Whether you're coming in for an amazing sandwich the Turkey Philly or the "Kelly", named after the proprietor's sister, or to check out the billiards room, Fric & Frac has something for everyone. Run by the Ross family, who has been in the industry for years, you can find Max at the restaurant in the afternoon or dj'ing around town in the evening; or say hi to his dad Rudy too. Continually run by the Ross family, we strive to bring our patrons great food and a fun experience. From our awesome nightly specials to our game room, there is something for everyone at an incredible value.

In case you're curious, the name Fric & Frac came from an old comedy duo in the 30's; one of Max's favorite childhood memories is corresponding with Fric. Even if you're not a barrel jumper or stuntman like the original duo, come in and see us. We can't wait to say hi.

Food served until 11:30 EVERY NIGHT and 12:30am on Friday and Saturday
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1700 West 39th Street
Kansas City, MO

Hours of Operation:
Sunday – Thursday: 11:00am – Midnight
Saturday – Friday 11:00am – 1:30am

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Intimate, family-friendly neighborhood tavern serving burgers, sandwiches & beer.- Google
"They had a nice spicy garlic ketchup of some kind that I liked a lot."
"But you would not frickin believe the Grilled Chicken Sandwich they brought me."
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Mark Beyer
3 months ago
My girlfriend and I ate there tonight for first time because of Sunday night chicken fried steak special which we both ordered. Atmosphere was nice. Waitress started out decent but quickly went downhill. A salad came with our meal and they must have had to grow the lettuce first...longest wait time ever for a salad. The place was not even busy. After meal came my girlfriend ordered another drink. It was made and sat on the bar several minutes while our waitress socialized with the patrons which appeared to be regulars. We requested the ticket and watched her socialize again for several minutes with the regulars. As for the food...it had good flavor however, the mashed potatoes were barely warm, the gravy was warmer and the chicken fried steak was hot, freshly cooked. We had sought this place out looking for a different place to eat. Although we did not completely dislike it, don't believe we'll be going back. Service speaks volumes.
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Benton Boice
3 weeks ago
Local dive(y) place with good burgers, decent service, and Chromebooks setup with Google Fiber.
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b mooney
8 months ago
A kansas city institution!!! Come visit & be a part of the 39th street experience... you won't regret it!
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Dan Cassidy
a year ago
I have been going to Fric and Frac for years. I can't ever remember getting anything but good food. The Hot Kelly is the best sandwich ever! Plus they have great specials during the week.
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April Thompson
4 months ago
Absolutely terrible and overpriced! I've been away for years so I was excited to explore 39th Street again. I remember Fric and Frac as a pool hall not sure when it made the switch to a restaurant. However that's not why I'm writing this review. The server was friendly but he forgot a beer order and he must of forgot to place our order. I realize this happens but there was no apology or acknowledgment that our would be late. There were 3 other tables that arrived after us which received their food before us. So we got our appetizers after I asked about them. I have to admit they were good. Then our entrée came much later then our appetizer. It was the most disgusting, Sisco fake food I've ever had, it was horrendous and at those prices, completely ridiculous. I can not understand how people were eating there. Never going back!
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Steve Smitherman
4 months ago
I like it. I recommend it, steak night is the best. go to fric & frac.
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Derek Thompson
2 months ago
Haven't had the best service the few times I've gone. Food is alright, but it's their specials that keep my roommates and I going back.
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Bob Dobbs
a year ago
Been going there for 20 years. Staff has had its up and downs. Food is always good.
Response from the owner - a year ago
Thanks Bob, here's to another 20 years!!!

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It's Tamale Wednesday!!! $6.75 with a side. #tamales #food #lunch
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This sandwich right here, The P&T, has been on our menu since the beginning 39 years ago. Today we have it on lunch special for $5.00 with a side. More trivia... P&T stands for Pig and Turkey, because there is a mountain of it. #History #w39thKC
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Say hello to our little friends! It's Tamale Wednesday!!! $6.75 with beans and rice for lunch today. #tamale #tamalewednesday 
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Can you beat Jamie the Bear? 60 tacos in 29.5 minutes. It is taco day you know. 
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Our lunch special today... Grilled chicken wrap with a Jalapeño and Serrano cream cheese spread. All served with a side for $6.75

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These chairs are waiting for you!!
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Janet Redding's profile photo
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Thousif Ahamed's profile photo
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Super Bowl Suday come watch the game on our big screen TVs and get some 1/2 priced Appetizers. #superbowl 
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Now serving on tap... Deschutes Red Chair NWPA. Beeradvocate gives it a 96 rating. #Beer #w39thKC #ontap
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Did you know we had this in stock? It's a 100 rated beer from Boulevard. #Beer #BoulevardBrewery #w39thKC 
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Back on tap... BLVD Irish Ale!!!!
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Our lunch special today... Turkey pesto wrap + cold Asian noodle salad. Only $5.99

You should know that the Asian salad is one of my favorite dishes of all time. 
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The parking lot is plowed and the sidewalks are cleared. Come hang out with us
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