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“good food, great value” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Franks Famous Hot Dogs

Franks Famous Hot Dogs
Ranked #32 of 290 Restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Cuisines: American, Fast Food
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
San Diego, California
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203 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“good food, great value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

You cant wrong with a hug chili cheese dog for 3.50. its tasty its cheap and its quick. this is great pick if you need cheap and/or fast and dont want to do the standard taco ball/mcdonalds. Try it, I will definitely return!

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Food
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Ridgecrest, California
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142 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
“Not bad for fast food.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

Been driving past Franks for years. Finally stopped in to try their hot dogs. It's not Der Wienerschnitzel! Mom had the Bacon, egg and cheese sandwich on a bun. It was ok, the egg was overcooked and kind of tough.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars
      Service
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Food
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Valencia, Ca
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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Pup and Taco”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

The place is way overrated. The chili dogs are literally floating in the chili, the fries are OK, the big problem is the self service implement 'bar' which is very small, crowded and always littered with spills. It's had to believe that Costco's hot dogs are head and shoulders above this place, but they are. Try a street hot dog instead.

Visited October 2012
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“Little bit of heaven”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

Milk shakes are great, well I haven't had any thing there that I don't like. Ample servings, good value for your money. It's about a 30 min drive for me but I eat there about once a month

Visited September 2012
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Washington D.C.
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“not the best, but good”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Well, the prices are very reasonable. The service is prompt. The food...good but i would pay more for a burger put together better. Tomatos were sliced too thin and were mushy. The bun wasn't very toasted. The burger was at least tasty and cooked perfect medium. Great place for kids, of course.

Visited August 2012
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