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All 44 Cheshire Restaurants

Blackie's Hotdog Stand

2200 Waterbury Rd, Cheshire, CT 06410-1040
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Ranked #11 of 44 Restaurants in Cheshire
Price range: $0 - $5
Cuisines: American
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Antiquity of Blackies is the best reason to visit not so sure if hot dogs taste as good as the memory of visiting on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon to culminate a visit to the beach at any rate this is definitely a Cheshire icon!

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

A small hole in the wall. Fast service, no nonsense, but amazing relish and spicy mustard on dogs. Diet root beer option was a bonus! Must try if you ever find yourself in the area.

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Cheshire, Connecticut
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Black use had been around for years, best hot dogs and homemade spicy relish. Still closed on Fridays to observe the old Catholic rule of not eating meat on Friday

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Naugatuck, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

You can read all the great things about Blackie's here, so I won't comment. But I would like to relay a conversation: A dad with his 6 year old: "When I was six my dad brought me here" Overhearing this I chuckled. Dad turned to me with a quizzical look, Me: "When I was six my older brothers took me... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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147 reviews 147 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

On my hot dog bucket list... I will someday make a book on my favorite hot dog places...Blackies will be in the book...just damn good hot dogs cooked just right...nothing special or pretty about this place but it doesn't have to be...who needs pretty when you love a good dog...and they know how to make it...put this on your hot... More 

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Prospect, Connecticut
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57 reviews 57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Hotdogs and their special relish! That is why you go to Blackie's. Do you want a hotdog that is fresh and snaps when you bit into it? Do you want a home-made relish that I've never seen duplicated? Then stop in to Blackie's for a dog and birchbeer! If you don't have the time to sit and eat they do... More 

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Deer Park, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Simple, simple, simple....and delicious. Walk through garage doors for a hot dog with homemade relish and you won't be disappointed! No sides for sale except chips but somehow that's ok. You'll be back even without frills! Oh, remember cash they don't take credit cards.

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Gladstone, New Jersey
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78 reviews 78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

These are excellent hot dogs. Pleasant, clean little dive. Utz chips and birch beer, that's all you need. My bare bones cheeseburger was good, too. Don't go if you need fries or the emotional equivalent of a white tablecloth. A good value.

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Meriden, Connecticut
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Went today at 3pm with my father in law. We went with great anticipation from TV fame. While the atmosphere was pretty rad, Dogs run of the mill. I would recommend all give it a try. We will probably go again.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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185 reviews 185 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Who are these people that love this place so much??? I've been hearing about this place for many years, and finally had the opportunity to stop by. It is a hole-in-the-wall, which in itself doesn't have to be terrible, but there were some unsavory looking characters both in front of and behind the counter! I wouldn't care about that either... More 

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Additional Information about Blackie's Hotdog Stand

Address: 2200 Waterbury Rd, Cheshire, CT 06410-1040
Phone Number: 203-699-1819
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Cheshire
Average Prices: USD 0 - 5
Cuisine: American

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