Where true Italian meets the great smokies.


2016 “Guess what we did in July” Contest Winners

  We held a contest right on Facebook and we called it “Guess what we did in July”Contest. We asked a few questions based on random things we sold in the month of July. the winners received $25 gift card to Frankie’s for the effort. we plan on holding one again in October or December so Stay tuned!! Below were …


SAVE THE DATE….April 9th, 10 & 11th 2018

Every year, Autism organizations around the world celebrate a day with unique fundraising and awareness-raising events. How will you celebrate…. WHY– WE CELEBRATE? Richie Perrone was diagnosed in 2009 and to be apart of a community that will pull together its resources to help children like our son is simply a wonderful act and a great community to be apart of. …


The Cookbook called ” Frankie’s Libro Di Cucina”

(Available Now!!!)The Perrone family of Maggie Valley, N.C., has been serving Italian comfort food to friends and family in American restaurants for more than 40 years. Now they’re putting all of that experience into a fund-raising effort as part of National Autism Awareness Month. During April, Frank and Louis Perrone, award-winning father and son chef/proprietors of Frankie’s Trattoria, will be sharing …


The Building of a Legendary Pizza

Since 1971 the Perrone family has brougt the best pizza to thousands of tables of South Florida and Western North Carolina And doing it by the old stubborn Italian way… using the freshest ingredients, produce & finest cheeses we can find!(and alot of loud debates on the subject)   And a real  brick oven that bakes at 675 degreaes “And thats …