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Tony Packo's Cafe

1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
+1 419-691-6054
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“mash” (114 reviews)
“hot dog” (352 reviews)
“fried pickles” (70 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Hungarian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
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1 - 10 of 766 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

This Toledo Tradition really lived up to it's reputation! The 5 CENT HOT DOGS during NATIONAL HOT DOG WEEK brought in the crowds. Lots of fun people, great food and amazing atmosphere! If you haven't been there YOU GOTTA GO! See the LAST 2 REMAINING...More

Thank autumnsgma
Reviewed 5 days ago

The hot dogs and chili are great! The atmosphere is cool. It's fun looking at all the hot dog buns signed by famous people that have eaten there. The service was great. For a family of 4, it cost us about $80 with tip. My...More

Thank Tracey K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

...with chili and onions and a side of German potato salad. Iced tea was just OK as it tasted a little off....I really love iced tea. Enjoyed the casual ambiance and all the history of the place. We went on Friday night before a Mud...More

Thank Stitcher49
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen every episode at least 5 times or more over my 40+ years. I grew up with MASH, and hearing Maxwell Q. Klinger talk about Tony Packo's in his hometown of Toledo, OH. During a long family drive through the area, there was...More

Thank Andre G
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Very appreciated, Andre!

Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting family in Toledo, we all went to dinner at Tony Packo's Cafe. The service was excellent, the food is plentiful and pretty good, if a bit bland for my taste. Their specialty is hot dogs and a variety of Hungarian dishes. They do...More

Thank Dick T
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Dick! Let us know what we can do to earn a few more stars from you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for a birthday and it was so nice to be able to get a table right away. The food was excellent and the service was great. Nice to see such old establishments still around and doing so well!

Thank nala8563
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy Birthday! Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone in my family loves going here. And anytime we have family not from this are we always take them to Packos and they all love it!

Thank amyd200
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate that loyalty, Amy! Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hungarian cabbage rolls are the best! Also had a hot dog w/ special sauce and strudel, Oh my, the strudel! Great atmosphere and the memorabilia on the walls from MASH and the signature buns with so many famous people's signatures. I tried to imagine Barbara...More

Thank emple50
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're honored by your visit, Emple! Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I first came here over twenty years ago on the recommendation of a priest who used to drive a cab before he entered the seminary. Cab drivers always know. Tony Packo's is a great institution, the go-to rendezvous place in Toledo. In an old Hungarian...More

Thank LexRettore
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks very much for the feedback, Lex! Our gift shop has been here for twenty-seven years!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the nearby Museum of the Great Lakes and decided to have lunch here because we've heard about it being good. I had two of the hot dogs and a cup of chili while the Mrs. had a hot dog and...More

Thank 732MPD
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad you could visit both us and the museum! Thank you!

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Sandrageimer
June 21, 2016|
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Response from travelingfam3237 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they ship from website.
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CVrabel
April 28, 2016|
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Response from LesJoEllen | Reviewed this property |
1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605 That's the address for the original location, where we ate. they have a few other newer outposts.
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Brittany U
December 15, 2015|
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Response from Eric M | Reviewed this property |
I do not have any medical issues with gluten, that I know of, so this topic was not even on my radar. Calling them would definitely be your best option. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +1 419-691-6054
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