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“time warp” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Franks Famous Hot Dogs

Franks Famous Hot Dogs
Ranked #29 of 286 Restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
san luis obispo
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“time warp”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

favorite of locals of all ages-absolutely no atmosphere, just very tasty food and amazing prices. still haven't made it early enough for breakfast, but i never get tired of their mushroom turkey burger. extremely casual-order at the counter, eat inside or out, among the parked cars!

Visited October 2012
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
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
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    • 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 71 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
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    • 3 of 5 stars
      Food
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Thank thezone999
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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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Thank Cruiser63
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1 review
“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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Thank Sally R
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