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Nu Way Weiners - Downtown

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430 Cotton Avenue, Macon, GA
+1 478-743-1368
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Macon, Georgia
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

2 all the way with slaw, no onions is my favorite! Food is always hot & fresh! I love the chili cheeseburgers also! Friendly, polite staff!

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Macon, Georgia
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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Nu-way is special. The food is excellent and value great. The sad part is that the original location is no more, so this is more about nu-way generally, but still true. The hot dogs are bar none the best. The chili, the slaw, the onions, the mustard are all perfect. Yes, the dogs are red, that's part of the charm.... More 

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southeast
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

I like to try non-chain, weird, offbeat, hole in the wall or old restaurants when I'm on the road. So this place was a natural choice. The food and service was good enough but I just couldn't unwrap my head from those RED hot dogs. It's not a color one sees in nature very often unless it's part of a... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

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 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 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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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

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 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,024 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 Cotton Avenue, Macon, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: +1 478-743-1368

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