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Nu Way Weiners - Downtown

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430 Cotton Ave, Macon, GA 31201-2720
(478) 743-1368
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Augusta, Georgia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Order 'em "all the way". Mmmmm - DELICIOUS!!! I bought 20 double wrapped for the freezer. They freeze well, so you can enjoy them for quite a while.

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Thank Ed S
Riceville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit to a Nu Way Weiners. The breakfast was basic sandwiches and biscuits. I hear through reviews the hot dogs and lunch are the claim to fame so I may try it again. The facility is dirty and the location is subpar. Latest food score was 88 so a little low for my taste.

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Thank Ken K
Macon, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome chili dogs and chili cheeseburgers! Don't forget the fries. Go on Monday-Wednesday and get the 3 for 2 deal!

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Thank B_ry2020
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Good dogs, worth the adventure! I went to the Zebulon road store. Wasn't the same building, but a local landmark for sure.

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Thank James S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Absolutely the best little red chili dog in Macon. All the way or plain. Great slaw dog. The chili burgers are awesome as well. The fries are good too. And you must try the breakfast - great biscuits with whatever you want on it. They have great shakes too. Very similar to varsity in Atlanta.

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Thank Shaun A
Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

but they are hoping to rebuild soon at same location as this was the best of their host dog joints in my opinion. it was an old place, tinderbox kind of small restaurant that with all the stoves, toasters and hot pots its no wonder it lit and burnt up. sorry see it go and cannot wait to see the... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Nu Way is an institution. Out of any hot dog I have ever had it is my favorite. Loaded with chili, onions, and mustard- they are simply perfect.

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Thank tgif85
Asheville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Good but not great. They use those little RED hot dogs very very small. Condiments are good, service is great.

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Thank RessieA
Vista, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

I had been told about how delicious the Nu-way food is. I loved the Nu-way hot dogs, but the patti melt was not worth what was paid for it. I could've gone to McDonalds and eaten better.

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Thank mrfigs2015
Macon, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

This was the best place to get a hotdog. Can not wait until they finish rebuilding. I have been to the other Nu-ways but there is nothing like downtown nu-way.

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Thank Tracy P

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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
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Cotton Ave, Macon, GA 31201-2720
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: (478) 743-1368

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