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Blackie's Hotdog Stand

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2200 Waterbury Rd, Cheshire, CT 06410-1040
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Cheshire, Connecticut
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Blackie's has been around the Cheshire community like forever. It's your typical roadside stand , severing hot dogs, hamburgers, fries and, beverages.. The is indoor seating , but very limited space.

Thank tangoshoes
Cheshire, Connecticut
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

The building is not fancy, the selection of food very limited, but if you are a hit dog lover, Blackies has the best hotdogs! They are famous all over the United States for their relish, but I love the hotdogs with the spicy mustard they use and always have a nice cold birch beer soda with them. Delicious! Of course,... More 

Thank pjmmom
Bristol, Connecticut
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Anytime we are in the area we need to stop and get a couple of hotdogs at Blackie's. Get in line and tell them how many you want -- they are ready almost immediately. It is a must to put on Blackie"s special hotdog relish -- I hope you like it spicy. They are closed on Fridays so make sure... More 

Thank jerrylefevre49
Woodbury, Connecticut
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

For what they stand for and how they run their Business, you never see such quality anymore. Sometimes I forget that other towns don't know about blackies, which is fine, it's our little gem. I love blackies so much. Their relish is of course their main show piece, especially on top of their signature dog. Doesn't get any better than... More 

Thank Mj D
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116 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Was a bit confused when I went to order. There were no signs indicating this and people were spaced out amongst the barstools. Maybe I missed the sign? Anyway old fashion place and I had waited a long time to go here. I was not disappointed with the delicious dog. I was disappointed there were no fries but there were... More 

Thank Trafficman968
Wallingford, Connecticut
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75 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Hot dogs are small but tasty. Their relish is different, a little hot but worth a try. Service is very fast. Don't go out of your way but if it's on the way given them a try.

Thank John R
Hamden, Connecticut
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195 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Blackie’s Hot Dog Stand 2200 Waterbury Rd. Cheshire Ct. Located near the Cheshire –Waterbury line this iconic piece of Americana has been serving Hot Dogs and memories since 1928. The menu is very limited; Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers and a bag of chips. No French Fries, no chicken tenders, no pizza. People come from all over for a quick dog... More 

Thank Realtor44
Wolcott, Connecticut
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I have been going to Blackie's since before I was born!!!! Blackie's is a family tradition within my family and I have always remembered going there. Their hot dogs are deep fried and then grilled and have a nice snap and crunch when you bite into them. The mustard is a Dusseldorf style mustard that I have found impossible to... More 

Thank mmacary
Cheshire, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Traveling through Cheshire-Waterbury on 84 you must stop and pick up a dog or two, load'em up with the best hot relish around and don't forget a small carton of chocolate milk.. Talking old school here! If you want casual, say eating out of your wagon trunk then this is for you.. Been around since the 1920's.

Thank Duponthockey
Branford, Connecticut
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176 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

This place has not changed in the past 50 years ! Closed on Friday that I think dated to the "No Meat On Friday" custom. The Relish is to die for, it is unique to "Blackies". The Hot Dags are boiled and have a unique taste to them and they are very good. Only once have i seem someone order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Waterbury Rd, Cheshire, CT 06410-1040
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Cheshire
  • Phone Number: 203-699-1819

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?