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The Hot Grill

669 Lexington Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-1234
+1 973-772-6000
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“texas weiner” (12 reviews)
“chili” (30 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast food
669 Lexington Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-1234
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family gathering for a quick lunch at HotGrill, which is a local loved spot. I had been here before and could always take it or leave it, but after this most recent visit, I've decided I'll not be back. First, in my...More

Thank JennInJersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have someone that's never had a Texas Wiener? Take them here a good example of what it is. Good sauce , typical ambiance. Is it my favorite? No. But it's a great example of the Nj phenomenon known as the Texas wiener.

Thank allamerican1
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Came here again after fasting for doctor appt. So worth the wait. The food is amazing. I even took hot dogs and frenchy to go.

2  Thank David J. T
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Hot dogs are the best, french fries with gravy also recommended. Nothing fancy, just belly pleasing! Salad is a diet alternative, decent and cheap!

Thank tkotulak
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I grew up on Hot Grill, so when I first moved out of NJ in 1990, I went through serious withdrawals. Fast Forward to present day, I am in NJ, but over an hour away from Hot Grill! When ever I am in the area,...More

Thank Allison S
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! Awesome sauce... great little place for dogs and fries. Add that cheese and sauce for a life altering experience!

Thank 0112yareli
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing hot dogs especially their signature chili sauce! Clean place, very quick service, comfy environment, and very affordable.. nothing bad to say about this placeat all. A++

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Hot dogs and cheeseburgers are good mostly because of the chili and sloppiness. Fries are good too. Hot.

Thank alisone97
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Have not been here since we moved out of state but could not resist the call of the hot dogs! Deep fried hot dogs, good fries and a staff that is it's own show to watch when ordering. Prices are still reasonable and food is...More

Thank krfoody
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great hot dogs and hamburgers. Live in Pa now and miss this place like crazy. Their texas weiner sauce is the best of the best.

Thank Charles W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 669 Lexington Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011-1234
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 973-772-6000
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