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Yesterdog

Hot Dogs
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1505 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
616.949.6845
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4:00 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: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 80
    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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189 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

I moved away from Grand Rapids almost 6 years ago and every time I come back to visit Yesterdog is first on my list of places to go! Nothing beats a cheddardog or an ultradog. Busy lunches and service is still very quick.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

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
Senior Contributor
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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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
Senior Reviewer
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
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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105 reviews 105 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hot Dogs

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?