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Popo's Hot Dogs

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168 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2567
781-599-9900
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

We ordered and waited ten mins for already made hot dogs! My sister was trying to get their attention but no one noticed her. I called out and said we have been waiting 10 mins for our hot dogs. One girl who looked like she was in charge asked who took the order and I pointed to the girl who... More 

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Thank Yarisanchez
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

We love Popos - their hot dogs and soft serve ice cream (esp the hot fudge sundae) are super yummy and prices are reasonable. The staff is friendly and fast and prices are pretty reasonable. The tables could be cleaner at times but other than that, its great!

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Thank JMD903
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

If you have a craving for a hot dog...this is the spot to go! They have all kinds and interesting combinations!

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Thank Meaghan Y
Swampscott, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Must go! Delicious ice cream treats and I love their jimmies!!! The hot dogs are fun and unique plus tasty. I can't say enough about the young lady who served us! Stop on by. Very popular spot in town.

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Thank Allison N
Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This seasonal gourmet hotdog and amazing ice cream place is the best. Hot dogs were crunchy and there were too many toppings to list. Try the chili dog! I also had a huge brownie Sunday with soft serve chocolate ice cream..best I've ever tasted....

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Thank Zessil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Popo's is a good choice for picking up hot dogs and/or ice cream. The food is good and the prices are too.

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Thank Mark P
Revere, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Located right on Humphrey street, Swampscott, MA, this ice cream store has the biggest and the best soft serve and hard ice cream sundaes, cones, ice cream sandwiches and frappes you can possibly imagine. They also have a new product called Dole Whip. Incredible! Its fat free, lactose free and no sugar added and it comes in a variety of... More 

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Thank Lisa A
Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I love a good hot dog and they have them here. Many toppings and dogs with many names. Chili cheese dog is one on my favorites. I don't go a lot because it's expensive for a hot dog, but a nice treat now and then. I like the original owner better. He and his wife worked hard on getting things... More 

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Thank Yenrat
lynn,mass
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

If you don't like hot dogs you will by the time you leave this place. The folks here are awesome...they make any kind of hot dogs you want. Some folks might think they are pricey:They are not and one hot dogs is a meal has all the fixins .I LOVE THIS PLACE AND GO TO HOT DOG HEAVEN AS I... More 

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Thank bratalicous
Carlisle, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Best Dogs in Town, short walk to a great view to sit and enjoy them!

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Thank Peter G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Humphrey St, Swampscott, MA 01907-2567
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Swampscott
  • Phone Number: 781-599-9900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?