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Frankie's Hot Dogs

700 Watertown Ave, Waterbury, CT 06708-2031
+1 203-753-2426
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hot dog” (60 reviews)
“lobster roll” (6 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Fast food
700 Watertown Ave, Waterbury, CT 06708-2031
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Reviews (97)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service is great it's very clean .. Food was served hot.. and you can see everything being made which is a big plus for me

Thank Dawn J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My client and I came to Frankie's for lunch. I wasn't really too hungry so I just purchased the soup. I was so pleased. It was very flavorful and piping hot, like you would expect on a chilly day, as well as, filling. If ou...More

Thank Sunybun
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times and they always have good food. We usually get the hotdogs but we tried the stake and cheese last night and it was good.

Thank stevet291
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Frankie's has been a staple of the Waterbury area for over 50 years. Always a great place for friendly service and good food.

Thank cgrinder
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The best customer service is the the Reidville drive location .....The Chase Ave location is ok ...The Watertown location if it's busy courtesy and food suffer a bit. Turkey burgers are good chicken is good and hot dogs will help with hunger . Seafood well...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

The best hot dogs around! The fried cheese balls are a must try too! Quick service meal great when your on the run.

Thank Beechlover1232
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The dodger dog, chicken philly, corn dog bites, fried mushrooms, fried broccoli, cheese bites, steak fries...these are a few of my favorite things. I could dine here weekly but have to refrain to keep somewhat healthy ;) Always amazed that the staff don't write down...More

Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times. My experience with this place has never been great. I know this place is considered a local favorite, but I honestly can't see why. It must be a for nostalgic reasons. I'm sure it may have been great...More

Thank Playwright69
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

If you like greasy food this is the place. My stomach was in pain after eating here. I will not return.

Thank Rock175
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Try 'em. You'll like 'em. Some of the best hot dogs in Ct. Foot long. Toasted buttered bun. Sauerkraut Chili Cheese. You name it for a topping. Lobster rolls served on toasted buns also. All meat. In butter. No filler. White birch beer too. Delicious...More

Thank Ray S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
bernardo n
Where the heck is a menu with prices ???? Makes me want to just go to outback or sizzler
22 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Ron F | Reviewed this property |
Dont go to the cahins -- worth the trip to Frankies ..TA will not allow to past a link in this section -- google Frankies Hot Dogs - waterbury menu and it will come up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Watertown Ave, Waterbury, CT 06708-2031
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Waterbury
  • Phone Number: +1 203-753-2426
  • E-mail
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