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Famous Franks Hot Dogs & Grll

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225 S Hughes Blvd, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4108
+1 252-337-7202
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Service was horrible, the wait to be served and get our food was horrendous and when we mentioned this serveral times to several servers we were told this is their busy time. I'd just assume if you know when your busy time is you'd be prepared to handle the volume for better service. Food, drinks were forgotten, one meal was... More 

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Thank janaesh
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Not a particular fan of hot dogs, I'd driven past this busy little place many times. A friend talked about how much fun he had there, and another friend suggested we try it. Greeted cheerily, we were seated and given menus and suggestions about what we might want to order. The selection is limited, frankfurters and hamburgers mostly, with the... More 

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Thank Beverly S
elizabeth city, nc
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175 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I went here with a friend for lunch. I had the hot dog "special", which consisted of a regular dog ($2.19), fries($1.79), and iced tea($1.79) for $5.59. Do the math. It ain't much of a special. It took us 40 minutes to get served, despite the fact that the place was about 75% full and they had 5 people working.... More 

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Thank weeksvillejoe
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We've been here a handful of times, and every time, we ask ourselves why. It's not bad, just not good either and we always have waited a long time. Nothing worth writing home about.

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Thank rachelobxx
North Carolina
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

serves breakfast and lunch. either one is great. fast service. seems to be very popular with the locals.

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Thank acnc
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The service has gone down hill, the portions are smaller and the food is not good since it sold and the staff has changed.

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Currituck, North Carolina
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222 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

What a great place for lunch!! There is,ample sating and the food is great with reasonable prices. They have your hotdogs, burgers, same sandwiches, fries, fried pickles, sweet potato fries, dessert and more. The staff was very friendly and we enjoyed eating here.

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Thank Greg C
North Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We have been here several times since it opened years ago. We usually go once a month. When the previous owner was in charge it was friendlier than it is now. The food is still great but staff just isn't as friendly/chatty, it's like it is more of a job for them and the previous staff had the happy look... More 

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Thank pawlover
Edenton, North Carolina
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105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

from what i understand. the food is fast and cheap. im not sure if my order was correct. ordered the largest burger but i think i got the smaller one. not a bad place for the kids.

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Thank TeamJOKE
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We where in town for a quick visit and for me to look at a motorcycle. Needed lunch, I wanted a good hot dog. That is what I got. A very good hot dog. Wife got chicken and son a cheese burger. We all enjoyed our lunch.

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Thank Joe W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 S Hughes Blvd, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4108
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Elizabeth City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-337-7202

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?