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Hwy. 19 E., Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 543-3499
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Hot dogs

Little drive thru kiosk-type place. They have hamburgers but are known for their hotdogs. Get 'em with chili, cheese, slaw or just a good ol' plain beef hot dog.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2012
Karen P
Elizabethton, Tennessee
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Hampton, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

t had been some time since visiting Sammons, so when a craving for hot dogs hit me the other day, I decided to stop by. Ordered two hot dogs (the standard way, mustard, onions, and chili) and a tea. There were two cars ahead and it took roughly 10-12 minutes and a great deal of confusion and back and forth... More 

1 Thank ChrsGuit
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

My favorite place! Wonderful tea and lemonaide. Wonderful hotdogs and cheeseburgers. Awesomeness and customer service is awesome. This place is A1 for a drive thru! Period.

Thank jennypotpie
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Decided to stop to grab a quick bite to eat while on a long road trip and wow what a surprise! Service was friendly and the food was delicious! Best part? It was ridiculously cheap! I was hoping it was a bigger chain so I could get more during my trip but sadly they only have two locations.

Thank ALEX B
Butler, Tennessee
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

worst hot dog ever. buns so soggy you can ring water out of them. if you want a great, and I mean GREAT, go to Hampton and get a hot dog at Hampton Produce! best hotdog ad chili ever!!

1 Thank schizoozy
Johnson City, Tennessee
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I would say good hot dogs, but where is my hot dog? I ordered a chili dog, drove to the lake and found out they gave me a bun with nothing but chili on it. I'm like...what the heck is this? Who forgets a hot dog?? We were already 20 miles away, but I called and told them why forget... More 

1 Thank R D
Elizabethton, Tennessee
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76 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Little drive thru kiosk-type place. They have hamburgers but are known for their hotdogs. Get 'em with chili, cheese, slaw or just a good ol' plain beef hot dog.

Thank Karen P
Butler, TN
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Best hot dogs ever! With chili and cheese and onions..oh my! Lemonade? Fabulous! Curly fries? Can't eat just one Great place for a quick bite to fill you up

Thank amountainlady
Spring Hill, Tennessee
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

For several years as my wife and I would drive into her hometown, Elizabethton, TN, we would pass Sammon’s and she would exclaim, “they have the best slaw dogs…they are SO GOOD!” And then on the way out of town we would bemoan that we did not have time to stop on this trip! Finally, after 6 ½ years of... More 

Thank Tndale
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2011

If you want good hot dogs and lemonade, a fantastic milk shake, drive thru at Sammons on Hwy 19E going toward Roan Mtn, or on Hwy 67, just as you enter Elizabethton from Johnson City. There is outside seating for picnic style eating. The hot dogs are what I will affectionately call a Southern boiled dog. The chili is simple... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Hwy. 19 E., Elizabethton, TN 37643
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Elizabethton
  • Phone Number: (423) 543-3499

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Fast Food


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9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm

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