Frank and Ernie's


Welcome to the Carpentersville Memories Frank and Ernie’s Page.  Our goal is to bring back some fun memories of growing up in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.  Please take your time and check out all of the Frank and Ernie’s images and files, they are sure to bring back many memories.


We bring back Memories you didn’t know you had

Did you ever spend a few hours at Frank and Ernie’s?

This tavern was located in old-town area of Carpentersville. This place was where locals, like Otto Engineering and Hills-McCanna employees, went for lunch.

 If you have any images or menus from Frank and Ernie’s to share please contact us.

Frank and Ernie’s

Located in old town area Carpentersville, this place had a restaurant. They specialized in sandwiches; with a local crowd coming in for lunch. However, they were more known as bar and a local hangout.

Please check out all of the great Frank and Ernie’s images and files from the past.

Click on the links below to view the Newspaper Articles and PDF Files

1968 Grand Opening Ad

Images and Articles from Frank and Ernie’s


What People are Saying

“I love this place !”

Lets me relive some of my childhood every chance I get

Cathy D.

“Fabulous memories came flooding back”

So much to see and so many memories, this is an amazing web site “

Dan K.

“Another amazing experience”

Always something new every time I visit the site

Clyde L.

“Speechless, worth every penny”

Couldn’t believe all there was to see for such a small yearly subscription, and complete Yearbooks too !!”

Bob M.