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“3 dogs with cheese”
Review of Coney Island

Coney Island
Ranked #3 of 673 Restaurants in Fort Wayne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
Reviewed July 15, 2013

Man those dogs took me back to the days of real chilli dogs. The place is historic. Wish they would have had shakes or malts but was still awsome.

Thank JeyPuck1981
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Reviewed May 29, 2013

Honestly the thrill of going to Coney Island and eating somewhere so "historical" is often times more exciting than the food itself in my opinion. The "chilli" that comes on top of the hot dogs has changed throughout the years to now consist of a very watery liquid that instantly soaks the bottom of the bun and leaves a greasy film on the plate. What happened to the thicker chill I wonder? The staff are always really rushed as they don't have the room to hire and employ a great number of staff at one time, but they are nice. I believe that since the hot dogs are very inexpensive they are able to get away with the watery "chilli" sauce on the hot dogs. I would suggest going here once just to see what it is like, but ultimately I can make better (and kosher) hot dogs at home, make my own chilli sauce, and have a much better time. Parking is a nightmare there if you go around a busy time as their back parking lot can only hold maybe 10-15 cars at the most.

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Thank allybabalove
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Reviewed May 13, 2013

Is the food spectacular? Well, no. How could Coney Dogs be? But this is the real thing for those who want to visit an authentic landmark. Coneys are good, if a bit skimpy. Beans are fantastic.

1  Thank JA M
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Reviewed May 12, 2013

Atmosphere - ok. Service - ok. Food - not ok.

I love coney dogs. These dog are small and they barely "fling" any coney sauce on them. It mostly onion and mustard. I felt it was way overpriced for what I got.

Dawsons Dogs wins my vote. Lots of great sauce.

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Thank Tom_Ne
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Reviewed May 11, 2013

Kids and parents everywhere will enjoy this place. From by yourself, to just chatting with friends, this place is top dog!

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Thank Moonfang
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