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Gus' Red Hots

3 Cumberland Ave, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-1850
+1 518-561-3711
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hot dog” (11 reviews)
“hash” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
3 Cumberland Ave, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-1850
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Reviews (94)
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice diner type restaurant with Michigan Red Hots on the menu. Something we had not heard of before. Red hot in a bun with meat sauce, onions and mustard. Pretty good. Fast efficient service, nice clean place to eat.

Thank mrscleo
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I was expecting this to be a little better. Nothing blatantly wrong. The atmosphere was great - old school diner look and feel. The hotdogs were decent, but not super great, and our son was a bit disappointed in them. I think the fries were...More

Thank lhousesoccer
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Asked for burger medium rare and make sure it's pink; came to me charcoal well done (gross). Macaroni salad tasted like it came out of the garbage. Fries were just there, nothing worth eating. Waitress gave us one straw & one set utensils yet there...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were enroute to Quebec City and stopped for lunch. A unqiue place with a menu like a diner. Many, many choices. But we went with their red hots. We both got Michigans which are hot dogs with chili sauce. They were so good, we...More

Thank Frank282856
Reviewed 19 December 2016

When I was young my family used to spend summers in Plattburg so I have known Gus Red Hots for about 50 years and never miss an opportunity to stop in for their famous michigan hot dogs. Being Canadian and now living in Toronto I...More

Thank Businessdude101
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Ok. I've had various style dogs all over the country and world for that matter. What am in missing with Red Hots? The dogs are neither red or hot. This is a clean diner with typical diner breakfast and lunch fair. The service was prompt...More

Thank RunForristRun
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Don't go. That's my best advice. We read other reviews and were hoping for a great experience. We seated ourselves at the server's request and she went over a few items that are frozen and not made fresh there -- basically every appetizer except the...More

1  Thank sherrikw
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This became our go-to place to eat during a short visit to Plattsburgh. There is no wonder their "Michigans" (chile dogs) are among the winningest in nationwide contests. The service was excellent. It was a slow night for dinner, and we appreciated chatting with our...More

Thank minitrez
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This restaurant is filled with the aroma of MILDEW! If smells like it has been underwater and only open a month out of the year. Not pleasant. And it is open year long. Waitress have attitude! Not great. Food is just average. Small portions. High...More

Thank Eligablegayman4you
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This week ate here with two friends, I always order breakfast no matter what time of day I eat there, the corned beef hash/egg breakfast is delicious and served nice and hot. The toast could be toasted longer but it is good with the jam...More

Thank northtrav
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Cumberland Ave, Plattsburgh, NY 12901-1850
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Plattsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 518-561-3711
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