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Hot Dog Heaven

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493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001
440-988-7404
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10:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Staple of Amherst

This is a great staple of Amherst, Ohio. They are just regular sized hot dogs, however they are great. Enjoy the cheese ones, and of course the chili dogs. They also have very thin cuts fries that are very greasy but very very good. Definitely try it out for lunch or take some to go for the family... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Chad B
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Amherst, Ohio
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Amherst, Ohio
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a great staple of Amherst, Ohio. They are just regular sized hot dogs, however they are great. Enjoy the cheese ones, and of course the chili dogs. They also have very thin cuts fries that are very greasy but very very good. Definitely try it out for lunch or take some to go for the family at home.

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Lorain, Ohio
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It is a little small so sometimes seating is an issue. Prices are a little high but you get a lot of food for the money.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We placed a large order for work and everything was perfect. The chili sauce was as yummy as always and everyone loved the fresh cut fries.

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Vermilion, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The absolute best tasting hot dogs prepared on flattop griddle, served with fresh cut fries. The portion size of the fries is unbelievably large that can be hard to finish alone. Many toppings to choose, but they are great even just plain. I have had their chicken sandwich and fried cod, both delicious. They also have salad and a chicken... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

My family and I have been customers of hot dog heaven for years. On April 3, 2015, this ended. There was a lady there that was rude and refused to honor our coupon. She didn't even read the coupon and tried to make us feel as though we were wrong. It was obvious that she didn't care if we ate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Hot Dog Heaven let's you build your dog any way you want & offers lots of options from chili to kraut. Their fresh cut fries are a perfect side and they are not stingy with them. Consistently great, but know that during summer sports seasons you may find multiple teams lined up there.

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Amherst, Ohio
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Every once in a while I have to have a Hot Dog. When the mood strikes there is no better place to go than Hot Dog Heaven. I can not think of any place better than there. It's a big hit with the kid's and those of use that still think like Kid's!!!

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Amherst, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

plain and simple, or with everything on it, Hot Dog Heaven dishes up the best in hot dogs and the stuff to go with them.

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Northern Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Hot Dog Heaven is an Amherst landmark. For several decades it has operated out of the same converted house and has excelled at delivering the area's best dogs and fries. They are short on parking though.

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Lorain, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We love the dogs & fries at Hot Dog Heaven. It can get a little pricey sometimes but the food is very good and a fun place to eat.

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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 440-988-7404

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hot Dogs

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?