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Spotlight: Frank’s & Frank’s Outback

By Marissa Polascak • February 10, 2017

Pawleys Island is home to many amazing restaurants, but perhaps one of the most notable restaurants for upscale cuisine in the area is Frank's & Frank's Outback. Frank's Restaurant & Bar offers an elevated atmosphere for fancy evenings out with your loved ones or friends, while Frank's Outback boasts a more casual atmosphere with delectable fare.

Frank's Restaurant & Bar has been recognized by several publications such as Gourmet, Bon Appetite, Southern Living, and National Restaurant Magazine, making this eatery a must-visit while in town. Dress up in your favorite attire, head over to Frank's Restaurant, and enjoy a meals created by Executive Chef Pierce Culliton, and served by professionally trained service members.

Start off your meal at Frank's Restaurant with an appetizer such as the Charred Octopus Confit with Baby Argula, Cannelini Beans, Shaved Red Chilis, EVOO & Balsamic Syrup; the Caribbean Conch Sauteed and topped with Garlic, Lime Butter, Tomato & Scallions; and more, or a soup such as the Manhattan Clam Chowder, She Crab Soup with Sherry, or French Onion. Then, choose an entree - but be warned; it will hard to pick just one! Notable entrees include the Pan Roasted Rack of Lamb with Mashed Potatoes and Red Wine Demi Glace; Duck Two Ways (Pan Roasted Breast and Duck Confit in Red Wine Demi over Fried Grit Cake); Pan Freid Cornmeal Encrusted Grouper served over Yellow Stone Ground Grits with Shrimp in Dijon Cream Sauce; plus many other. Don't forget to check out the Chophouse menu which features selections such as the Prime 8 oz Filet, 16 oz Prime Delmonico Ribeye, and the 16 oz Dry Aged New York Strip.

On the other hand, if you're looking for a more casual experience, visit Frank's Outback. Frank's Outback is located behind Frank's Restaurant, and this establishment is home to a beautiful dining room as well as over 100 seats outside in a garden setting, oftentimes with live music during the weekends. Outdoor seats are covered, so don't be worried about the weather here!

Sit back, relax, and enjoy delicious cuisine prepared fresh just for you. Warm up your appetite with an appetizer like the Low Country Egg Roll with Country Ham, Collards, Black Eye Peas, Cabbage, and Spicy Sweet Mustard Sauce or the Artesian Flat Bread with Jalapeno Pimento Cheese, Diced Fried Green Tomatoes and Balsamic Drizzle. Small Plates options include selections such as House Made Pork, Veal, and Beef Meatballs in Rustic Chunky Marinara over Pappardelle Pasta; Grilled Hoisin Marinated Shrimp Tossed with Spicy Lo Mein Noodles; Proscuitto Carpaccio with Shaved Parmesan, EVOO and Arugula; and more. If you're really hungry, opt for an entree such as the Grilled Mongolian Pork Tenderloin with Pan Fried Lo Mein Noodles; Pan Fried SC Quail Stuffed with Country Ham, Collards, Cornbread, with Mashed Potaotes and Black Pepper Gravy; the Local Catch of the Day - the list goes on and on! Frank's Outback also offers a variety of Wood Fired Pizzas!

When you're in Pawleys Island, be sure to treat yourself to some good eats at Frank's & Frank's Outback.

Frank’s & Frank’s Outback

10434 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island • (843) 237-3030

Known as one of the top eateries on the Grand Strand this popular Pawleys Island restaurant is actually two restaurants in one. There's the more formal main dining room — known as Frank's…

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