Franck's
Franck's
  • Address:
    6263 S. Holladay Blvd
    Salt Lake City, UT 84121
    Neighborhood:
    Holladay / Midvale / Sandy / Union
  • Cuisine:
    Fusion / Eclectic
    Price: $30 and under

Franck's

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.francksfood.com/
  • Phone: 8012746264x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Tuesday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
    Friday & Saturday 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Fusion / Eclectic, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Franck Peissel
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Beer, Farm to Table, Fireplace, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Please call for details.
  • Private Party Facilities: Please call for details.
  • Entertainment: Monthly Wine Dinners

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 6200 South
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary Valet Service
A word from Franck's
A hidden gem in the Knudsen`s Corner area of Holladay, Utah.

Franck`s is a casual fine dining restaurant set in a renovated old home with a warm, contemporary design. The dining room is small and cozy; it’s a friendly neighborhood "getaway". Franck`s menu may be described as American with a French flare. On the menu you will find classic American comfort food such as fried chicken, meatloaf, and steak as well as classic French dishes such as escargot, cheese fondue, etc.

At Franck`s our chef and his team prepares your meal as you watch him in our open kitchen and on our dining room `chef cam`! Franck`s sets a new standard for excellence in cuisine, service and ambiance at reasonable prices.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Food
Franck's reviews from OpenTable diners
88 reviews since May 22, 2014
Overall Rating4.7
  • Food4.6
    Service4.7
  • Ambiance4.6
    Noise LevelModerate
89% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (73)fit for foodies (67)romantic (55)great for outdoor dining (49)neighborhood gem (46)notable wine list (33)good for groups (17)scenic view (15)hot spot (4)late-night find (4)kid-friendly (1)great for brunch (1)great for lunch (1)Show More
  • Little long
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    It could have been a faster dinner. 2 1/2 hours was a little long for a business dinner.
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    fit for foodies, good for groups, late-night find, scenic view
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  • Superb food
    cfprofVIP
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    We were incredibly impressed with service, ambience and the incredible food. The Thai Banana Curry soup was incredible - and I dine in San Francisco and New York frequently - so my standards are high. Overall, this was one of the best dining experiences I have had in Utah.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Apathetic staff
    Tally
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    My wife believed she may have left her sunglasses while at dinner. I called next day and was assured they were not in the place they would be if found. I explained exactly where they would be if we had left them. I was told the same crew would be returning and maybe they knew something. My contact would not apparently look where I indicated so my wife drove there and could not gain entry. She returned later to unfriendly staff who begrudgingly allowed her to enter. She found her glasses on the dining room floor in the exact location I had indicated. There was no apology or other acknowledgement whatsoever. Although our waiter was fine, my years in the industry run completely counter to this level of customer service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Very pleased
    GMACVIP
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Visiting from New Jersey with a small group and was very please to find Franck's! Food was excellent and the service was extremely attentive. Everyone was very gracious, helpful and attentive. We made sure we selected a full range of appetizers, entrees and desserts from the menu and everyone was extremely pleased with the food. Will be back next time we are in town.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • This is not your grandma's Meatloaf
    Enjoysagoodmeal
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    In spite of the neighborhood, the restaurant has enough foliage to hide the street and provide a very quiet atmosphere. Afraid then that I was under-dressed in t-shirt and jeans, I noted that people dressed in all fashions were walking in and I would feel comfortable in any attire. We had the ono appetizer because it sounded different. It was tasty but rather small for $12, but my husband enjoyed that more than I did. We usually share a meal, but I had read several reviews touting the meatloaf as well as the fried chicken, so we got both. Neither was a disappointment. In fact, amazing would be more accurate. The unique combination of flavors are inspired and demand that the diner to savor rather than devour each bite. Pricey, but worth it.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, scenic view, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Best For Foodies
    tstan91
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Many unique creations that work magically in your mouth. Make sure to get the Soup. Great service, great wine list, and great appetizers. Food was expertly prepared and presented. Not a good choice for children or picky eaters.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • birthday dinner
    njurseL
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    An outstanding place to celebrate a special birthday dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Service is awful
    Rossgrl12
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Our service was absolutely terrible and my food was cold after waiting over an hour for our entrees so we won't be back.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • The Tasting Menu is a 'must try'...
    JohnDVIP
    Dined on 9/2/2014
    Franck's is our new favorite restaurant. By all means peruse and try the entire menu (particularly the brussel sprout starter) but my goal here is to recommend the best dining value in the valley in the form of their Tuesday 'Tasting Menu'. Three courses (which has always turned into four with the addition of the daily soup) for $30 and every mouthful is sensational. Tasting menus typically have smaller portions and that's the case here but don't think you'll walk away hungry; we can guarantee you won't. This Tuesday tasting menu has always been exceptional, both in terms of the taste and quality AND the outstanding service and 'presentation'. One last thing: you simply won't believe the 'uniqueness' of the courses.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • gra18
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We have been to Franck's before. This time we were disappointed. Ordered sea bass which was way too salty. There were 6 of us, the meals came out separately. Normal etiquette would dictate to wait to eat until everyone was served. The first person served to the last was greater than 5 minutes. We will not go back especially if the menu is not expanded. How many times do you want to pay $27 for meatloaf or $33 for salty sea bass?
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  • OzzieVIP
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    What a wonderful meal. Cheese fondue, warm strawberry soup, duck and beef were the entrees. Good friends celebrating significant birthdays. Francks did not disappoint. A memory we will remember forever. Thanks!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Annual Beer Dinner Rocks!
    SCWright
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    Everything was excellent. It was amazing how well the great beer paired with the food. The menu was just fantastic, each course better than the one before. The staff from Epic was very knowledgable and friendly; willing to just visit and answer questions. We had a great time with the group we were seated with.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • One of the singular best!
    KeithGersonVIP
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    I don't know that I've ever had a better food experience. Amazing food and service experience. We have eaten at some of the best restaurants in the US and this rNked amongst the highest. This was for our 40th wedding anniversary, and we couldn't have imagined a better experience. The crispy Brussels Sprout's loud are downright addictive. The Meatloaf is without compare. Wow!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • lalalaaa
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    This is a beautiful restaurant and service is great. For my taste the food was a bid too much on the eclectic side. They were trying very hard to be different. The food was beautiful to look at but lots of unusual ingredients made the taste less than I had hoped for our anniversary dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Will be Back
    Tastebuds
    Dined on 8/21/2014
    This has likely become our new favorite restaurant, The food was as good as the presentation!
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    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Experimental food, take your chance
    new2slc
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    The specials on the menu were the chef's whimsical creations. Sometimes, as in the duck with a dark chocolate fois gras sauce, they worked pretty well. Others such as the BLT soup were just weird. I got lucky and managed to hit mostly good stuff. My wife's meal was generally on the weird side, and she left most of it on the table.
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    fit for foodies
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  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    It is not as good as it used to be. Taking off the lamb was not a good idea.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Francks
    mtpolson
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    This is my wife and my favorite restaurant in town, we go here for special occasions. I suggest you always get the soup.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, scenic view
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  • Fabulous
    apmusicman
    Dined on 8/15/2014
    Great food, great service, great ambiance. What's not to love?
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great anniversary spot
    DefineDine
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    My husband and I went here for the first time for our anniversary, and it was fantastic! People who rave about the meatloaf and sous vide steak are not exaggerating—SO. GOOD. We also had the crispy Brussels sprouts, which were also incredible. I particularly loved my husband's cocktail (I can't remember what it was called, but it was basically a whiskey sour with fresh mint), and promptly traded him for mine (a rum/pineapple juice concoction that was a bit too sweet for me). For dessert, we had the whiskey butterscotch pudding. It was STRONG. Very tasty, but I couldn't eat much more than a few bites. The staff was very attentive and kind as well. The manager came out and wished us a happy anniversary! Great experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Wonderful Experience
    nicesonice
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    We dined a Franck's for the 1st time in celebration of my daughter's birthday. The food was mostly superior and the service was superb. We highly recommend the Brussel sprouts, but both of our main courses were delicious. The salad was not our favorite as it was supposed to be a "wedge of butter lettuce" but was actually iceberg. Alas. Lastly, we had the carrot cake for dessert. The cake itself was somewhat dry and overall needed more cream cheese frosting and less of the "shell" jacket. In all, though, we loved the experience and we will go again and again.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Wonderful restaurant .
    pazz
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    The food is always unique and thoughtfully prepared. Service is always good, and they will do anything to make the dining enjoyable. We go there for birthdays and anniversaries.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fall in love at Franck's
    LoveMelle
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Aside from the charming outdoor ambiance, the personalized customer service and surprising menu selection has turned me into a raving fan. We were able to take our time to savor the wine pairing appetizer fondue, bask in the twists and bursts of favors of our entree' and end with such delight in the ice cream for dessert. It was a perfect first date experience... Made the my date dreamier. Nice to day dream of getting a wedding proposal at the same spot one day. Nonetheless I will return to enjoy the rest of the menu with family and clients.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, scenic view, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Another Spectacular Evening
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 7/31/2014
    Franck's is a favorite of ours but we had not dined there in awhile. The evening was great, as always. Our server was outstanding---very knowledgable, friendly, and professional. And the food was incredible. My husband had a favorite---the fried chicken, and being born & raised in Georgia, he is very critical of fried chicken & he says Franck's preparation is the best (other than Mom's, of course!). I had the sea bass which was prepared to perfection.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    As our children get older it is nice to show them fine dining and to see them appreciate it.
    Special Features:
    romantic, scenic view
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Theno1foodsnob
    Dined on 7/25/2014
    It was our first time at this restaurant. I've wanted to go for sometime but never got the reservations. It was a good experience to finally dine there. The food was presented beautifully. The taste was good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • YUMMY
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    The Chef came out to our table & greeted us, and actually gave us a free appetizer. The plating was so beautiful, it almost made you not want to eat the food. We got two appetizers, and two entrees, and everything was amazing. We will definitely be returning.
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    romantic, special occasion, scenic view, notable wine list
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  • Always Spectacular
    roscomann
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    We love Franck's. Not only is the food always great but everyone always makes you feel like you've been invited to their home for dinner. Marla is an incredibly AWSOME server who makes the experience memorable every time. We have always felt so welcome at Franck's we have come to know many people who work there by name. That's not very common for us to get to know staff that well. The soups are always a must and if you want a great appetizer, go with the fondue.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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  • Summer Dining at it's Best
    pattinslc
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    The atmosphere of the dining room hidden in the trees, the charm of the "French inspired" herb garden, the outstanding service and of course the must have fondue all make this perfect for a summer evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Vacation Find
    LVdinescene
    Dined on 7/17/2014
    At the recommendation of one of the staff at Snowbird, we dined at Franck's. Truly a very memorable find and palate pleasing experience. The staff was very forthcoming and the food was flawlessly prepared and presented. Loved it.
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    fit for foodies, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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  • Great Food & Fun Place
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 7/14/2014
    A unique dining experience inside or on the patio. Excellent food, wine and service.
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    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • FoodDoc
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Upon arrival, we were graciously welcomed by our attentive valet. As we strolled up the beautifully landscaped pathway, we were met by our lovely hostess who was kind enough to honor our request to be seated on the patio. We were immediately intrigued with the menu & house specials beginning with their signature cocktails. Our wonderful waitress took the time to introduce & recommend her personal favorites; very impressed by the Brussel sprouts--talk about a twist! Our entrees were out-of-this-world! We can't wait to go back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Experience
    Outfordinner
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    My wife and I chose to eat at Frank's for a special dinner. The food and service were great. We enjoyed the quiet environment and ambiance. It was a wonderful experience and we have already recommended the restaurant to friends.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • An Extraordinary Experience
    SLCdineguy
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    I have had the pleasure of dining at many of the other highly-acclaimed restaurants in the SLC area, and I have to say they do not touch what Franck's offers. A friend told me about Franck's and I decided it was time to try it. My girlfriend and I sat outside on the patio (which I have to say is THE nicest patio in town) and had a beautiful evening with great weather and even greater food. We were greeted by the manager who was very friendly and our server Felicia treated us like she has known us for a long time. We ordered the Brussels Sprouts appetizer which was so good that it was a conversation stopper (we had no room for words). The rest of the meal was truly perfect with the amazing dishes and the unbeatable service.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Delicious!
    Thirtysomething
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    We went to Franck's for our anniversary. First time. It was lovely out on patio under the large shady trees. The staff was really nice and gave great recommendations (though everything is amazing) and even gave us a tour of their small herb garden. You can't go wrong with the food. The brussell sprouts and porcini soup were spectacular. The entres were beautifully displayed and tasted amazing!
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    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great evening
    Sean
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    All around one of the best in Utah - off the main scene of downtown, but well worth the drive - a place we will be going again and again
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    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Franck's
    CHFoodie77
    Dined on 7/3/2014
    This was our first trip to Franck's. The food was outstanding as was the service. I would highly recommend it.
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    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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  • Memorable time, great food
    luv2explorenewflavors
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    We went to Franck's, our second time, to celebrate my husband's 70th birthday. Franck's meatloaf is my husband's favorite. He considers himself a meatloaf aficionado. Franck's, as they do with most entrees, does their own gourmet twist on the meatloaf. I had their new special, Veal Loin Milanese on Risotto with heirloom tomatoes and blackberries. It was delicious and the flavors made my mouth happy. We both cleaned our plates. The salad was crisp with a coconut dressing and French cheese that made it unique and full of flavor. They gave us a special dessert to share as we celebrated a special birthday. I highly recommend Franck's.
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    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • In Love
    Amore
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    Frank can not do wrong by any dish you order. The food is a symphony in your mouth.
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    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Soup made from what?
    thruhiker
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    I have never been a soup fan other than chicken noodle. So when I say the soups are fantastic I mean it! Who would ever eat a soup made with banana pudding, weird? Yes. Every time I come to Franks I am amazed at the extraordinary creativity with the soups!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, notable wine list
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    I would recommend this to a friend.