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Wasses Hot Dogs

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2 North Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
207.594.7472
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Delicious dogs!

Wasses hot dogs do not disappoint! They are cooked to perfection in peanut oil and are delicious! The local ladies that work there were so friendly and helpful! I would highly recommend you try them out! My family and I had so much fun trying out all the local restaurants and Wasses was one of our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Yesterdaysyankee
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Auburn, Alabama
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  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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Auburn, Alabama
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Wasses hot dogs do not disappoint! They are cooked to perfection in peanut oil and are delicious! The local ladies that work there were so friendly and helpful! I would highly recommend you try them out! My family and I had so much fun trying out all the local restaurants and Wasses was one of our favorite stops!

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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This was amazing! It was my first visit to a hot dog stand and it was fabulous! I had a bacon cheese dog. The only problem is that Maine is about as far away from my home in Utah as it can get in the contiguous states, so it'll be awhile before I can have another one. I will definitely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Been coming to Rockland for over 25 years and could not imagine coming here and not stopping by this landmark hole in the wall restaurant. Love this place !!!!

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Rockland, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I promise you that no other hotdog compares. You can smell them for miles cooking. This is family owned. All they do is hotdogs but after having one you will not be able to stop thinking about them

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Central Maine
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82 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We have probably had hot dogs a just about every hot dog place around. No trip to Rockland can be complete without a trip to Wass's Hot Dogs. It's hard to elaborate on a hot dog but they are really that good. They are expensive for a specialty dog but we do keep it plain and simple - ketchup &... More 

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Downeast Maine
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72 reviews 72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The steamed bun, grilled onions and your favorite toppings make for a special treat - there is a good reason for the lines (which move fast) - there dogs are simply fun to eat - we can't get past their Belfast location without stopping in. And, they make a mean hamburg - not your typical pressed burger - these gotta... More 

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Appleton, Maine
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10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Wastes hotdogs have been located in rockland for ever! You can't drive by without theenticing smell drawing you in to have one! Several choices and they also have fries, soda, chips and homemade dessetprts such as brownies. If in rockland it is a must try!

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Maine
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

These are THE BEST hot dogs I've ever had. They would get five stars if it didn't cost something like $6-8 for a "specialty" hot dog. That's a little steep for something that won't even fill me up.

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Waldoboro, Maine, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

As far as a good dog goes this is the place to get the best! Nicely grilled, with all kinds of signature dogs to choose from. It does not matter what age you are, Wasses has a fresh dog for you!

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Palmerton, Pennsylvania, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I had a chili dog much different then what I am use to in PA. It was good but expected better. The French fries were good.

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Address: 2 North Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
Phone Number: 207.594.7472
Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
Cuisine: Hot Dogs

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 North Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Mid Coast Maine  >  Rockland
  • Phone Number: 207.594.7472

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hot Dogs

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?