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River City Hot Dogs

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1100 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3238
+1 916-448-2788
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Billings, Montana
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90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017

it was a dang good dog, you had variety, flavor, staff is friendly and when your need something to fill that need between meals its worth the stop

Thank bobmccrea
Sacramento, California
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54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The classic hotdog made to order. They keep it simple with the standard toppings and prices compared to other places in Old Sac are reasonable for the quality of the food.

Thank ibkphoto
San Jose, California
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed August 16, 2016

We order the plain hot dog and it took almost 20 min to get our food. The cooks kept counting and recounting how many hot dogs they needed to prepare. The food was good, just slow cooks.

Thank Dink21
Sacramento, California, United States
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234 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed June 15, 2016

River City is an informal place with great hotdogs - nothing exceptional except that. But the food is good and service good.

Thank drtaxsacto84
Saskatoon,SK Canada
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432 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,117 helpful votes
Reviewed September 6, 2015

Its a touristy area in Old Sacramento. They are a bit pricey, but so are most things in this area. You have to wait about 10 minutes, which is a good sign because they are all hand dipped in fresh batter. The only complaint is that they need to change their fryer oil a little more regularly. The dogs came... More 

Thank Saskheat

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  • Address: 1100 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814-3238
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-448-2788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?