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Rudy's Hot Dogs

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3208 W Alexis Rd, Toledo, OH 43613
* (419) 471-9159
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Key Largo, Florida
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My parents grew up in Toledo and I was born there. I basically grew up eating at Rudy's. This is always the first stop we make when we go back up there to visit family. The last time we went it was just me and my dad and we had both meals here. We are always trying to duplicate the... More 

Thank bonsaisoi
Wadsworth, Ohio
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

A Toledo classic. Excellent food for the whole family and very affordable. You must try this place today.

Thank Douglaswadsworth
New London, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

I was appalled at the way my husband & I were treated here. Everything from rude service to cold food. I'm not from Toledo but if I ever return to there Rudy's Hot Dogs will be the last place I will go. We wanted to try something new but quick, guess we will stick to McDonald's next time.

Thank SNicole312
Vero Beach, Florida
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354 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This wasn't my wife's first choice because of the location and ambiance but I could tell by the clientele that it would be good. I had a Yeros and a cup of Chili and it was a hardy blue collar delight. The Chili was great ... just a bit of spice. They actually sold their homemade Chili by the can... More 

Thank Storyteller-N03
Miamitown, Ohio
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

By far THE best hot dogs in Toledo! Rudy's was our hometown go to for hot dogs & other diner type foods. They have a great breakfast as well...the biscuits & gravy are as good as any grandma can make. Try it out!

Thank Teresa_Michael_Holt
Adrian, Michigan
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2,079 reviews
1,262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 778 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This fast food diner is a throwback to a different era. The name suggests that they feature hot dog variations as their core offerings but they have many other options as well. The food is refreshingly simple and tasty. The service is excellent, the atmosphere is casual and the prices are very reasonable. We were in Toledo on a shopping... More 

Thank Debbie K
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

A tradition for sure. I moved away from Toledo years ago but everytime Im back I always stop at Rudy's for some chili dogs! Gotta love 'em

Thank Ted S
Swanton, Ohio, United States
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Good diner breakfasts and lunches. Hot dogs with chili sauce are a Toledo tradition, but sometimes are soggy in recent years.

Thank Don L
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

There is nothing exceptional here but if you're looking to stop some place and get a couple of good dogs by all means stop in. Not many places you'll get one any better than here.

Thank TJ H
Toledo, Ohio
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627 reviews
353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 via mobile

Tired decor nothing sticks out about the dogs... greasy chili sauce.. Landmark status firmly in tact , but a foundation of sub standard fare

Thank Sonny_circumvehor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Fast Food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3208 W Alexis Rd, Toledo, OH 43613
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: * (419) 471-9159

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