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Tony Packo's Cafe

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American, European, Hungarian
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1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
419-691-1953
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 215
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  • 187
    Very good
  • 51
    Average
  • 19
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  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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The chili and hot dogs were very good. It's Tony Packo's you have to get chili and dogs. The service was excellent and the waitress was very attentive. Prices are reasonable. Highly recommend after a great Mud Hens game.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Stendel
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Eastpointe, Michigan
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Great lakes
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Tony Packo's was made pretty much world famous from the television show mash. Many of Hollywood's top movie and television stars have eaten here. They have a big collection of signed hotdog buns on display. With all that being said There Hungarian hot dogs and sauce is great. They now have there products in cans and ship them to other... More 

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Eastpointe, Michigan
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94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The chili and hot dogs were very good. It's Tony Packo's you have to get chili and dogs. The service was excellent and the waitress was very attentive. Prices are reasonable. Highly recommend after a great Mud Hens game.

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Thank Stendel
Dublin, Ohio
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

You pretty much know what you're getting. The chili is fantastic, the dogs are very good, and the service and atmosphere are great.

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Barrie
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been many times and have always enjoyed but last time something felt different. It seems like the prices went up. Had the stuffed cabbage with hot potato salad and the food is still tasty. Especially enjoyed the apple strudel after dinner. The place is still neat to visit with all of the nostalgia and signed hot dog buns. Service was... More 

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Thank avgjoey
Toledo, Ohio
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225 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very good and the food was excellent. The waitress was very helpful in helping us choose what we wanted. The Roast beef dinner was very good. The chili and mac + cheese was tasty. Fried Pickles are good - my first time eating a fried pickle and I actually enjoyed it. Mozarella sticks actually had cheese inside (I... More 

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Perrysburg, Ohio
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201 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service and amazing food! Been coming here for years, never get tired of the atmosphere (always have to walk around & check out the signed buns.) the MOAD is excellent (especially with a cold beer!)

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Thank luvscigars
Royal Oak, Michigan
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73 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here with some friends after hearing about it for many years. The place is well decorated with hot dog buns signed by almost any famous person you can think of..very fun! The service was great. We ordered chili dogs, fries, and chili. All were good and what you would expect. I would not say they were great, just... More 

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Aurora, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were delighted to find a parking space at the very busy lunch hour on a Saturday. Parking is in a small lot behind the restaurant and also in a lot directly across the street (next to the gas station). We were seated immediately. Shirley, our server, greeted us quickly to take our drink order. Shirley was very pleasant, friendly,... More 

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Clarkston, Michigan
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time visit and I was expecting only hot dogs but it is so much more. We highly recommend the cabbage rolls and German potato salad. Chicken and hot dogs were good too. Fun place to eat.

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Coloumbus Ohio
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch . Had the fried pickles, macaroni and cheese , hotdog,dumplings, and for me vegetarian chili. Food and service excellent

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: 419-691-1953

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12
  • Cuisine: American, European, Hungarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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