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#Garden2016: Welcome to the Garden!

#Garden2016: Welcome to the Garden!

Hello Franktuary fans! My name is Haven; I am the new gardener at the Lawrenceville Franktuary. I am excited to begin planting herbs and veggies in our garden, so that you may enjoy them fresh on your plate. We’ve already started seedlings indoors, and once the...
Restaurant Mom: Motivation by Pixellation

Restaurant Mom: Motivation by Pixellation

I spend a lot of time thinking about motivation.  At the restaurant, I’m constantly pondering what makes people stay, work hard, leave, work less than optimally, choose to complain, choose not to complain, and generally be part of two categories: people I...
Restaurant Mom: Home Purchase Is Not An Emergency

Restaurant Mom: Home Purchase Is Not An Emergency

We are a family in search of a home. The evening routine in our one bedroom apartment goes something like this: clean up the living room while The Bean wanders around without a diaper – this helps clear up diaper rash, and adds an element of terror to the...
New in Lawrenceville for 2016!

New in Lawrenceville for 2016!

Whether you’re in need of snowy day comfort food like the Pizza frank – melty provolone, fresh marinara, house bacon – or the crispy fresh new year’s resolution veggies on the Thai Peanut salad, we’ve got you covered.  Most of the new...

NOW HIRING: Corporate Chef

Work for an 11-year-old thoughtfully expanding independent restaurant company in beautiful, affordable Pittsburgh, PA! – Franktuary serves frankfurters, poutine, and libations in beautiful settings that focus on servant leadership hospitality to facilitate warm,...
#FindLink: Franktuary’s [Hot] Dog Hunt

#FindLink: Franktuary’s [Hot] Dog Hunt

#FindLink: Monday November 9 through Saturday November 14 To celebrate our Grand Opening Week in Market Square, we’ve called in a party planning expert, namely one lab-dauchshund hound who loves frankfurters probably more than you do. Link and his human will be...
Get To Know Us: Lincoln Franklin Loxfoot

Get To Know Us: Lincoln Franklin Loxfoot

There’s a new hot dog in the Franktuary realm, and we don’t mean a frankfurter.  The restaurant is proud to announce its official canine mascot, Link, who will be presiding over next week’s #FindLInk: Franktuary’s [hot] dog hunt that will send dog and hot...
Restaurant Mom: To Save The Earth

Restaurant Mom: To Save The Earth

I’m procrastinating again.  My goal this week was to write a Very Formal Sustainability Statement for the restaurant, to put in The Handbook.  We took our management team to a green restaurant mini-conference a few weeks ago, and gosh darn it, it’s high time we have a...
Celebrate our Grand Opening in Market Square!

Celebrate our Grand Opening in Market Square!

Between Monday, November 9, and Saturday, November 14, Franktuary will be featuring specials every hour at its new location Downtown, 115 Forbes Avenue, from 11 am to 9 pm! 11am – 11:30am: Early Bird Special.  Get 15% OFF your tab for beating the lunch rush!...