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Franks Famous Hot Dogs

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950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
+1 805-541-3488
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“chili dog” (12 reviews)
“fries” (23 reviews)
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6:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Fast Food, Diner
950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Nice place with a big parking outside and 70's interiors. Good range of dogs/burgers/burritos, you need to spend some good 5' looking at the whole menu if that's your first visit! Service friendly and sociable, reasonably fast. Both takeaway and eat-in are available. Good prices...More

Thank Luigi D
Reviewed June 30, 2017

If you are into hot dogs and sausage this is the place for you. Can be quite busy at lunch but well worth the wait.

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed June 29, 2017

If you are in the area & want some good solid comfort food. Then I most highly recommend this place for a solid meal. Its prices are reasonable, its clean and the food is well prepared. Also the parking is generous with easy entrance and...More

Thank David L
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Great food at reasonable prices. Hot dogs from around $3 and burgers from around $4. Awesome "Pancake Breakfast" only $8. Nice staff. Friendly service. Eat here!

Thank DMBTraveler
Reviewed June 1, 2017

If you want a good hot dog at a decent price, this is it!!!! I have been eating here off and on for over 20 yrs.!!!!!!!!!! Have a good selection of different hot dogs, you get a good amount of french fries if you add...More

Thank Joel C
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We stayed the weekend in San Luis Obispo, and this place was right across from our hotel. We made an excellent choice! Hot dogs and burgers were terrific and the service was quick and friendly. If you're looking for good food in a fun, local...More

Thank Aurelia S
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for breakfast. We ordered Pancakes, french toast, home fries and linguica. It was all pretty good. The price was reasonable. Comfortable seating. Friendly service. Would definately eat here again.

Thank patricia g
Reviewed May 17, 2017

It is simple, fast and offers a varied menu for hot dogs. It is cheap and a very nice option if you want to try hot dogs in different ways.

Thank Bruno S
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Stopped in here for dinner one evening. The hot dogs are divine and are served up in a relaxed, unpretentious setting by the friendly staff.

Thank Darren M
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

There's a running joke in my family about the World Famous Hotdog Stand. We moved a lot when I was a kid and once my dad was trying to encourage us kids about moving yet once again and he told us about how our new...More

Thank Dan C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-541-3488
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