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1505 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
616.949.6845
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12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Hot dogssss

I love the cheddar dog! Depending on when you go it can to be quite busy. The one big down side is the employees. They are fine at their jobs but are so rude. We used to joke that it was part of the job description. They are usually pretty fast so you don't have to deal with them for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
Erin C
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Grand Rapids, MI
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
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188 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Grand Rapids, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Best hotdogs in town. I've been going there for 14 years and I still cant find better hotdogs. I go there at least 13 times a month and never get tired.

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Grand Rapids, MI
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I love the cheddar dog! Depending on when you go it can to be quite busy. The one big down side is the employees. They are fine at their jobs but are so rude. We used to joke that it was part of the job description. They are usually pretty fast so you don't have to deal with them for... More 

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Oregon
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Been part of this community for a long time. This is a favorite for the college kids. A great quirky date place, near the lake.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

These are so gross. The place is awful and the employees are rude. I went once and I don't plan to go again. It is still standing because of all the drunk people who can't find any other place to eat. Far from having the best hot dog in the world.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Yesterday's has been a favorite stop in Eastown for 30+ years for me! Love those dogs! Downfall you sometimes have a wait!

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Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, United States
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104 reviews 104 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

So I think I visited this place for the first time sober the other day. I was really hungry and in the area, so I swung in. I am not sure where people get off saying these are the best chili dogs in the world. They are darn good, however. They fill a need in my chili dog addiction, and... More 

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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I know, I know, they are rude and the hot dogs are boiled, but there is something to this place. I love how they dress a dog and I crave it now from hundreds of miles away. The steamed buns and homemade relish make up for the lack of quality in dog. Ask for the Killer Dog...not on the menu.... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Still the best chili dog by far it's been over 10 years since I was last there after moving and came back at Christmas this year and not 1 thing has changed. The dogs still taste exactly how I remember them. They make a board full of dogs at a time as you can watch them make on a huge... More 

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Caledonia, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

A funky place it is with walls splattered and plastered with stuff. The skinny, filler -full franks are BOILED until there is no flavor or texture - just mush. Any flavor comes from the copious amounts of toppings people add. And yet, people find something to love. I much prefer the skin-on, regular sized, grilled dogs from Cranker's that pop... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Yesterdog is a fun restaurant experience. They have dogs, chips, and drinks. Their motto is "there's no such thing as a regular hot dog." Read the menu on the wall and be ready to call out your hot dog order. Then be ready to eat a fabulous dog or two. Keep the napkins handy.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1505 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: 616.949.6845

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm

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