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Gus's Hot Dogs

1915 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3503
+1 205-251-4540
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“slaw dog” (3 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food
1915 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3503
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I have been eating here for along time. I have never got a bad hot dog. George sold the business I hope the new owner keeps the business the same

Thank pisces63
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Ate at guses for the second time in my life, once about 30 years ago. I'm from Chicago, and I own roccos new York style pizza in branson missouri. I met the owner long ago, know some of his family, this guy is a good...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 22 February 2017

some really killer hot dogs. Who gets excited about tube meat, right/ Well, done right - they can be a bot of an art form. Forget all that NYC bullsh about dirty water dogs being great and all - ptomaine poisoning anyone? - these dogs...More

Thank PrimalEater
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Ive walked past this place a few times and never went in. I finally did and I couldn't be happier that I did. The hot dogs are great and cheap. The employees are incredibly friendly, just an over all great experience

Thank Donahootraveler
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This is a small hole-in-the-wall hot dog joint with only seating facing the wall, so don't expect to face your friends when you eat unless it's outside. Very basic here. Just hot dogs, chili dogs and the like. No fries, only chips, no Pepsi, only...More

1  Thank UberUbu
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I enjoy this place!! Not good if you are on a low cholesterol diet though lol...He has been here forever!

Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Gus's hot dogs downtown Birmingham on 4th Ave N is one my traditional favorites since coming to Birmingham in '99. The place has clearly been here many more years than that, but the same friendly fellow has been behind the counter, George. The dogs are...More

1  Thank davidaal64
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Gus's Hot Dog was listed in Southern Living as one of the places to eat. Although, the hot dog was not bad, I would not rank it as #1. It was just an average hot dog. However, the employees and customers were extremely friendly and...More

Thank 538normab
Reviewed 13 March 2016

When I was there for lunch, it was crowded and the line was out the door, and waiting in line in the cramped restaurant was worth it. The slaw dog and chili dog seem to be the most popular orders.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I'm not a hotdog person but his slaw dog makes me beg for more. Hotdogs are cooked on griddle in a small shop. This place is slammed at lunch because it's so good. Great prices. Love it

Thank Paul B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1915 4th Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35203-3503
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-251-4540
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