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All 48 Amherst Restaurants

Hot Dog Heaven

493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001
440-988-7404
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Ranked #4 of 48 Restaurants in Amherst
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Hot Dogs
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Takeout
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  • English first
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English first
amherst, oh.
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Hot Dog Heaven is a must go to place when you're in Amherst. Huge selection of dogs and toppings, other sandwiches, and good fries. Mac and cheese, is top "o" the line. Summer or winter this is the place to hit.

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Amherst, Ohio
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The hotdogs were quite expensive; it is a hotdog for crying out loud. The ice cream was yummy. The dining area was quite dirty. The server was friendly.

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Amherst
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We love coming here for a hot dog and french fries with vinegar! it's delicious and the sundaes are a big hit with the kids.

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Hilliard
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This place has been around for years and all the locals go here for hot dogs and kielbasa. They also offer other meats on their menu. Located in an old house near the center of town. Parking behind the house.

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Circleville, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I grew up with my Grandpa taking me here after going to a local flea market. Building is an old 2 story house. There is seating for maybe 20 people. They have a good size menu but I have only ordered 2 different items in 35 years. Hot dogs and fries. The food is a little pricey but well worth... More 

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Good spot for a quick, tasty lunch. Hot dogs were griddled with a nicely browned exterior. Chili sauce was pretty good. Service was friendly and fast. A nice, throwback kind of place!

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Lorain, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My buddy Dave was in rehabilitation for a knee operation. He had not been able to leave the premises easily. I called him and let him know that I was staging a jail break. I picked him up and asked him where he wanted to go. He said "Hot-dog Heaven". Dave had been fighting a really bad staph infection and... More 

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Amherst, Ohio
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

There is not much you can do to mess up hot dogs and fries. Hot Dog Heaven is a great lunch option, plenty of seating inside or out. Cheese sauce on fries is a favorite. Reasonably priced.

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Amherst, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

If you're a hot dog lover, this is the place to go. Casual indoor and outdoor dining (summer only) and many topping options to satisfy everyone's tastes. Prices and dessert options are reasonable. I'd be slightly watchful of the French fries though. My last batch was dry, burnt to a crisp and tasteless. After paying $9 for a family fry... More 

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Ohio USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Cool place to take your kids for some great hot dogs! They make Coney Island dogs just about any type you can think of. Hungry for lunch with kids? This is a great place to go when visiting Amherst Oh!

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Additional Information about Hot Dog Heaven

Address: 493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001
Phone Number: 440-988-7404
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Amherst
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: Hot Dogs

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