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“Great dogs and excellent service!” 4 of 5 stars
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T K's Big Dog
160 Broad St, Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 245-6300
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Great dogs and excellent service!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012 via mobile

Some of the best hot dogs around! Very clean restaurant and friendly service! Always a favorite and will continue to go back.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Kingsport, Tennessee
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
“Awesome Dogs!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

TK's is our favorite place to eat lunch in Kingsport! Sadly, we only get down there once a month on the week my hubby is off. His favorite is 2 New Yorks Nathans dogs w kraut and spicy mustard, with chips and a drink.This is one of the specials. I am a little more adventurous and have tried just about all of the offerings! That being said, I would walk quite a ways for a TK's authentic Chicago Dog! OOOOOH MYYYY! The staff and owners are super and always have time for a kind word and a smile, even when very busy. They will take time to explain the various dogs to you if you are a newbie. That kind of service in today's world is a rarity and deserves to be commended. I like their lemonade and I also really like a Nathans dog with their awesome chili and nacho hot cheese on a pretzel or steamed bun! The pretzel bun holds up better with the pile of chili and cheese, still, you may need a plastic spoon to eat it all up. We can both have lunch with two dogs, chips, and a drink for about $12. Heck, you can't even eat fast food for that! We always take family and friends for lunch when they come to visit. Can't go wrong!
Hint: They only take cash, so come prepared.

  • Visited May 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Atlanta, Georgia
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164 reviews 164 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
“A good dog of any breed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

If you are in Kingsport try TK;s, if you are close by it is worth a fairly long detour. The service is excellent, the dogs are the best you will find in the south.

Visited April 2012
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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69 reviews 69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“For Hot Dog Lovers”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

They have big variety of different fixin's to dress their hot dogs and polish sausages. Not a chain, and that is what makes it really good. Take a walk and see all the sculptures on display downtown to work off your meal!!

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Good vs. Pricey”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

The best hot dogs you ever tasted, but a little on the pricey side. We ate at TK's several times & they have alot of different ways to make you a hot dog. Very good taste & choice. Price is a little high for a hot dog but would go back.

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