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Kermit's Hot Dog House

2220 Thomasville Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27107-3357
336-788-9945
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Ranked #90 of 563 Restaurants in Winston Salem
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Augusta
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Im not a hotdog person but this place makes me feel like Im home. Theres nothing more perfect than the toasted buns, with pimento cheese and chilli.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

If anyone wants a great hot dog or hamburger like it should be, this is the place! Always stop there when we go to Winston and wish it was in Oxford! They know how to fix it just right, toasted bun in butter, great chilli, slaw or anything else that they fix. Curb service, if you desire, and all employees... More

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

Although it's sort of hidden it's a cute little place. Food is decent service was good. Definitely Old fashioned feel which was great. Burger and hot dogs were good.

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I go to Kermit's every month and it never gets old. The foot long special is where it is at! The toasted, buttered bun is delicious!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

I heard about this place and used the GPS to find it. Food was OK but place was extremely crowded, had to wait too long. I guess that says how popular the place is. It is in a rough neighborhood and I was not comfortable being there. Parking is tough to find.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I'm shocked at the 'recent' poor reviews. Kermit's has always been about quality food and good customer service. The hot dogs have been fixed the same exact way for years and years and yes, they're dyed red but that's the way the regulars like them. I grew up eating Kermit's and my kids eat there now. They serve breakfast now... More

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Advance, North Carolina
Top Contributor
141 reviews 141 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Kermit's Hot Dog House is not located in the best part of Forsyth County, but it's worth the drive. I have been eating there since 1978, and no matter what any other survey says, Kermit's has the BEST hot dogs in Forsyth County. I love the toasted bun and the creamy slaw. And they serve their hot dog wrapped in... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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83 reviews 83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Good value but the red dye tube steaks are tasteless, fries are good, fills you up but at a cost of leaving you unsatisfied.

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Winston Salem
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

service was fast but the food was poorly cooked got sick within 30 min of leaving restaurant I will never eat there again and I tell all my friends about it

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

It's tough to find a great hot dog. History, character, and tasty dogs will be found at Kermit's. The drive-in style building has character and the food is reminiscent of days gone by.

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