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Flo's

Route 1, Cape Neddick, York, ME
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Ranked #3 of 14 restaurants in Cape Neddick
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $5
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Lunch
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Dining options: Lunch
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Lakewood Ranch, Florida
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50 reviews 50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

First started going to Flo's in the mid-70's, looooong before the days of Trip Advisor. Went back recently for a follow up and the only thing that has changed is that "Flo" is no longer around. The dogs are still cooked to order, the hot sauce hasn't changed, and Flo's daughter in law has kept up the high standards set... More

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Bristol, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Here is the key. Line up. Don't hold the door open. When Gail asks you how many, just say the number. Later she will ask you for what you want on them, that is the second time you are allowed to talk. Don't ask for ketchup. Pay cash.

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Boston
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43 reviews 43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

People line up for this place and I really don't see why. Its small stuffy and no inside seating. Its run like Seinfelds soup Nazi, line up and wait your turn and don't touch anything. The dogs are Average Nothing special, just boiled. The wife and I, after eating in the car left shaking our heads as to what the... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Whenever my wife and I are in Maine on vacation ( annually ) one of the "go to" places is this tiny hot dog stand on Hwy 1 out in the middle of nowhere. Flo's daughter-in-law is a wonderful woman who doesn't take any guff from customers. She has that confidence in her time-tested menu that she can she will... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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121 reviews 121 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Gotta stop here if you are in the area between 11:00 am and 3 PM except on Wednesdays when they are closed. Get at least two dogs per person and standing in line is part of the experience.

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Portland, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Closed on Wednesdays, But a trip to southern Maine is not complete without a stop for a "flo dog" Don't be put off by the looks from the outside or the line out the door, it's take-out and tiny, but worth the wait! When Gail looks at you for your order, all she wants to know is how many dogs,... More

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Flo's steamed hot dog is one of the most misleading places I have ever eaten. Look at the photos. If I hadn't been talked into stopping there on my way to Kittery Maine I would have never darkened their door step. The facility is very small and if you go on a weekend, plan having a hard time finding a... More

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Gorham, Maine
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65 reviews 65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Little Cape Neddick, ME is home to famous Flo's, a roadside trailer where Flo's family serves up boiled hot dogs, steamed buns, chips, & sodas. You stand in line and tell the lady how many dogs and what you want on them. One big attraction is Flo's special brown relish, but the bigger draw is knowing everybody has visited this... More

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Commerce, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

This reminds of roadside stops with my Dad! You pull up, if you can find a place to park, head inside and wait in line. I am 5' 9" and my head almost touched the ceiling. Make sure you read the rules for ordering! The first time I visited I just ordered a hot dog with mustard but this time... More

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Plattsburgh, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

A week ago wife Monica and I stopped by Flo's for our lunch. While our hot dogs were good, I guess I don't see why most people consider the place so spectacular. Perhaps it is the tumble down appearance which reminds me so much of our beloved local Clare and Carl's. I did like Flo's sauce, and I suppose the... More

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