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Captain Franks Hotdog Emporium

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Fast Food
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Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing is the A rating from the Health Department. So many places do not pay attention to cleanliness and Captain Frank;s certainly does. The next best thing is the excellent menu. Hot dogs are available many different ways. I like the New York...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kydude645
Reviewed November 7, 2018

THis is a hot dog place - so not too fancy, but the hotdogs are great and my companion had a chicken sandwich that he said was so good he wanted to come the next day before we left town. If you like hotdogs (and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jmcpher3
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I love this place Anytime we can find them open for us to drive from Wilmore to Danville we go. Hot dog is the best and fries to die for. Going to probably order some of their Thanksgiving and Christmas menu items....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WildcatfanKy
Reviewed July 19, 2018

This place has great hot dogs but if you are old enough to remember what a Frito Pie is and like them then you have to go here. They call it a hot mess and it brings back so many memories.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bill F
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Not far from Constitution square, Captain Frank's Hotdog Emporium is one of those places that is the epitome of American culture- the food is absolutely delicious while being unmistakably bad for you. The hotdogs range in size from average to immediately waistline altering and come...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Unavid
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Worth a stop in here, great hot dogs anyway you want them, chilli, slaw, kraut etc! We stopped in while exploring downtown Danville. As I said Yummy!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Unwind2
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

One of the best burgers in town! Great location and friendly staff. We live close to town so the walk is perfect!!! Check them out!

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Goggans
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Nice sample of standard dogs, with some creativity in offerings. Small inside space is adequate. Service is at a counter, and is personalized and quickly done.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Kukulcandve
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Not your grandmother's hotdog! These are smothered in good and tasty toppings, and they use super quality hotdogs to begin with. They are hot and fresh and delicious. Worth a try!

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Lori K
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Best tasting Hot dogs ever! Lots of topping combinations. Hot & Fresh. Friendly staff. Cool atmosphere

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Hendo1cote
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