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Tony Packo's Cafe

) #4 of 596 Restaurants in Toledo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Hungarian
1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
+1 419-691-6054
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot dog” (352 reviews)
“fried pickles” (70 reviews)
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American, Hungarian
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1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a fun atmosphere and what delicious food. Hot dogs and chili are king here but the cabbage rolls are awesome( they will pack them well to take home) plus the dumplings and German potato salad. I will be back next July and will buy...More

Thank 826albertj
Reviewed 3 days ago

Tony Packos is the stuff legends are made of quite literally. Many famous people have eaten there and then signed a hot dog bun or pickle that is then displayed on the walls. From our table I saw names like David Copperfield, Mike DeWine, Frankie...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Toledo Tradition really lived up to it's reputation! The 5 CENT HOT DOGS during NATIONAL HOT DOG WEEK brought in the crowds. Lots of fun people, great food and amazing atmosphere! If you haven't been there YOU GOTTA GO! See the LAST 2 REMAINING...More

Thank autumnsgma
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hot dogs and chili are great! The atmosphere is cool. It's fun looking at all the hot dog buns signed by famous people that have eaten there. The service was great. For a family of 4, it cost us about $80 with tip. My...More

Thank Tracey K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

...with chili and onions and a side of German potato salad. Iced tea was just OK as it tasted a little off....I really love iced tea. Enjoyed the casual ambiance and all the history of the place. We went on Friday night before a Mud...More

Thank Stitcher49
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago


Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen every episode at least 5 times or more over my 40+ years. I grew up with MASH, and hearing Maxwell Q. Klinger talk about Tony Packo's in his hometown of Toledo, OH. During a long family drive through the area, there was...More

Thank Andre G
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Very appreciated, Andre!

Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting family in Toledo, we all went to dinner at Tony Packo's Cafe. The service was excellent, the food is plentiful and pretty good, if a bit bland for my taste. Their specialty is hot dogs and a variety of Hungarian dishes. They do...More

Thank Dick T
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Dick! Let us know what we can do to earn a few more stars from you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a birthday and it was so nice to be able to get a table right away. The food was excellent and the service was great. Nice to see such old establishments still around and doing so well!

Thank nala8563
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy Birthday! Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone in my family loves going here. And anytime we have family not from this are we always take them to Packos and they all love it!

Thank amyd200
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate that loyalty, Amy! Thanks!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hungarian cabbage rolls are the best! Also had a hot dog w/ special sauce and strudel, Oh my, the strudel! Great atmosphere and the memorabilia on the walls from MASH and the signature buns with so many famous people's signatures. I tried to imagine Barbara...More

Thank emple50
TonyPacko, Owner at Tony Packo's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're honored by your visit, Emple! Thanks!

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21 June 2016|
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Response from travelingfam3237 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they ship from website.
28 April 2016|
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Response from LesJoEllen | Reviewed this property |
1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605 That's the address for the original location, where we ate. they have a few other newer outposts.
Brittany U
15 December 2015|
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Response from Eric M | Reviewed this property |
I do not have any medical issues with gluten, that I know of, so this topic was not even on my radar. Calling them would definitely be your best option. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1902 Front St, Toledo, OH 43605-1226
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Toledo
  • Phone Number: +1 419-691-6054
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