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Chez Lenard

421 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT
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Ranked #17 of 83 restaurants in Ridgefield
Price range: $0 - $5
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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English first
Ridgefield, CT
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This business is only a streetside hot dog cart, with no other pretenses! Okay if you happen to be in Ridgefield and hunger attacks with force, but not in any way, shape or form a "dining establishment."

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Wacky choices, and quite tasty. The vendor was a character and very endearing. A fun and delicious experience.

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quito
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85 reviews 85 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

When they served kosher hot dogs they were better. A staple in Ridgefield and also the recipient of the best dog in ct in the past. Good for a quick bite while strolling down Main Street in this picturesque town. Inventive and tasty, the dogs are the best around.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

If you like hotdogs, this is it. Outdoor café. Very friendly staff. This is a Cart type vendor, but sophisticated. Interesting hot dog menu.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

This is one of the great features of downtown Ridgefield and a must stop for all visitors. A very creative menu consists entirely of Hot Dogs but features a wide variety of delicious home-made toppings. The service is always outstanding and the proprietor is patient, friendly, entertaining.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Definitely a must try when visiting Ridgefield. These hot dogs are insane! They were even featured on Martha Stewart- you dont get much more credibility than that. Interesting choices vs. the typical mustard and ketchup additions.

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Ridgefield, CT
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475 reviews 475 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

The hot dog man on Main Street is an icon known to everyone. He sells good dogs with all sorts of condiments and drinks from a portable cart and is present at all community events. Mike is a friendly guy who knows almost everyone and when he isn't there, his helpers are following in his footsteps. He works almost every... More

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Kissimmee, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2012

My wife and I visit from Florida a few times a year to visit our family here in Ridgefield. One of my stops is your Hot Dog stand, I 'm addicted. Thanks for the great Hot Dogs and you friendly and warm service. See you in a few months. Eddie & Barbara

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

Local landmark for a reason. May be one of the country's earliest purveyors of sophisticated cart food. Still worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011 via mobile

Triple Amazing!!! Amazing, amazing, amazing!) Located in the heart of Ridgefield's downtown, Chez Lenard is a must visit. This hot dog cart is featured in 1000 Places to See Before You Die.

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