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Spikes Junkyard Dogs

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640 Reservoir Ave, Cranston, RI 02910-1625
+1 401-781-7556
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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360 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were looking for a quick lunch and stumbled across Spikes. We tried 4 different hot dog options and all were good. We did not have any complaints.

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Los Angeles, California
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61 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great hot dogs until I saw the huge rat droppings, these were big. Really unhappy. They were in the utensil cup. When I grabbed the utensils to bring to the table a few droppings traveled to the table. I didn't want to make a scene and just left.

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Thank roadtripfamm
Cranston, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

My husband and I stop there many sundays on the way home from church for our burger fix. We enjoy their hot dogs too. They are excellent quality and flavor. All sorts of toppings to choose from also. Great place for a quick bite to eat.

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Thank Carol J
Newark, Delaware
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106 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015

I ordered the classic, all beef dog. others in our party had the veggie dog and the burger. If size matters, all portions were generous, including the fries which were also very good. Dog had good flavor, nice bite. Served on a baguette, which makes a big difference. Not as doughy as a normal hot dog bun, but big enough... More 

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Coventry, Rhode Island
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1,832 reviews
1,353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 402 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

they still are doing it right with great,fresh buns,all beef huge special made for them hot dogs,with any kind of topping you can think of.or dress it yourself at the counter. fries if you want to order them. see picture of the lady who ate 15 at one time sitting.WOW. Now I can eat a couple but 15???. so yes,I... More 

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Thank Barry N
Coventry, Rhode Island
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1,832 reviews
1,353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 402 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2015

this place and they have a few always serve these special made hot dogs. toppings of every kind can be put on your dog.fresh buns special made as well. dogs are large and all beef. yup, I like these locations and the food is low price and filling.

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Thank Barry N
Warwick, RI
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

Great place to go out to lunch with my son. My wife doesn't like it much. Always nice and clean, good service and good food.

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Thank DTrimmer
Cranston, Rhode Island
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403 reviews
302 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2013 via mobile

I haven't been to Spikes in a very long time. I love hot dogs, so this place is for me. This time I had a dog, fries, and chick wings. (Yes I did over eat!) I will say that no matter which Spikes you visit, they have the same great taste.

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Thank Bob J
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2013

If you've ever had a crazy idea for what to put on your hot dog. They've probably already thought of it here. This Junkyard themed hot dog stand makes your 1/4 lb all beef hot dog on a freshly baked 1/4 lb hot dog roll the coolest quick food grab around. Try the "poodle" fries, yes they're seasoned, yes they're... More 

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012 via mobile

I find it pretty sad for the city of cranston that spikes is #19 for restaurants. Spikes is fast food and should be removed from trip advisor.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 Reservoir Ave, Cranston, RI 02910-1625
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-781-7556

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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?