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1505 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-2718
16163360746
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10:30 am - 2:30 am
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Sun 10:30 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 2:30 am
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Detroit, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While visiting Grand Rapids with my girlfriend, we decided to eat at Yesterdog for a few reasons: 1) a friend referred us 2) it was cheap 3) it was in the movie "American Pie." We were not disappointed. The restaurant is one of a kind, and has been a landmark in Grand Rapids for many years. The food is good,... More 

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Thank FunkMasterFlem
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've enjoyed the 'yesterdog' for years now. Most of my experiences are from late nights which I must say have exceeded my expectations every time. But lets be honest, it is a hot dog place... hot dogs only get so good. With that being said these are some of the best I've ever had. Be prepared to order and get... More 

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Thank Jason G
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took 3 kids - 2, 10 & 12, plus 4 adults here. Fantastic hotdogs! The kids love the cheddar cheese dog! Grown ups love the ultimate dogs! So so good! It is a must visit when we go to Grand Rapids!

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Thank Mindy L
Asheville, North Carolina
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When in Grand Rapids, to as the locals do. Go to Yesterdog .. ALL they serve is Hot Dogs (ergo, the name?) It's a legendary place with cheap eats.

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Thank NO2Diver
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

I'm not gonna leave along review… Yesterday is kind of a famous place… But they don't take credit cards, which means they're probably not reporting other income, and if you try to use a card they tell you to go down the street to an ATM. Given this fact I cannot justify paying three dollars for a chilli dog. Especially... More 

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Thank Nelsonfoodie99
Dearborn, Michigan
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105 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Opened in 1976, this hot dog shop is terrific. Hot dogs are offered with five different topping combinations. Chips and drinks. Open 10:30 am until 2:30 am, except Sundays, closed at 1:00 am.

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Thank aphillips005
Grand Rapids MIchigan
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309 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Maybe it was because I was here before 11 and it needs some time to get ready but was not as good as I remember. Have not been here in years so the memory may not be what it used to be. However the dogs were mushy and the chili was cold, and the buns not really steamed as long... More 

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Thank OTBS32
Norton Shores, Michigan
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a chili hotdog the this is your place. The chili is just right, not too strong or spicy, and plentiful. Old style decorations. We found one older high chair but adequate. Popular and for good reason. If you want something other than a hotdog do not go here. Does not take credit card.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Very simply a great tasting hot dog that once you like will bring you back again and again. Sometimes there is a taste experience that can not be duplicated. If near eastown, worth the stop for a quick lunch or late night snack. I go two ultras and a bag of chips.

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Thank oreo49
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

An amazing spot for local flavor. But you must know the ordering etiquette! Order your dogs, then step back. Wait until your asked to pay and order drinks. No credit cards. Only cash, baby. With dogs in hand, grab a comfy booth and check out the place's antique Coke signs and paraphernalia. Then, enjoy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $10
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Friday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1505 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-2718
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: 16163360746

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