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Hot Dog Charlie's

1114 Troy Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110-1029
+1 518-782-4939
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Sep 2016
“Not so good this time”
27 Aug 2015
“Awesome Hot dogs!!!”
Open Now
10:30 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Fast food
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1114 Troy Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110-1029
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

2 years later and we were disappointed! Hot dogs didn't have the pop when you took a bite, not hot and the chili was cool...

Thank 2013TravelinFool
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Simply awesome!!! even better than Gus's... I've eaten there about twice a month for the last 30 years... Still the same, still great... no complaints...

Thank bill h
Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Hands down Hot Dog Charlie's is my favorite hot dogs. It's the SAUCE!!! I would say Famous in Troy is a very close second and Gus' in watervliet third. Compared to the other locations, this one is just not up to par... I noticed that...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 20 September 2014

My husband has been talking about this place since I have known him. He ate at Hog Dog Charlie's when he was a kid, 60 years ago. Never ever had a mini hot dog like this or for that matter a hot dog that tasted...More

3  Thank 2013TravelinFool
Chuck F, Owner at Hot Dog Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2014

Wow -- it's amazing to hear we've been able to count your husband as a customer for 60 years now! We're happy that he was able to make you a committed customer, as well. Whenever you have a craving for the tastiest hot dog around,...More

Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

Really good hot dogs! They have the best tasting fries! Location is convenient although its in a mobil. The prices are fair.

Thank camry0607
Chuck F, Owner at Hot Dog Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2014

Best tasting fries? Wow -- thanks so much! Most importantly, we're glad to hear you love our hot dogs. You're always welcome back with us! Thanks so much, Hot Dog Charlie's

Reviewed 14 October 2012

Although the store is located inside a Mobil gas station, these are not your typical hot dogs on a roller that have been there for hours and hours, these are Charlie's Hot Dogs. Fresh from the grill and in hot steamed buns with meat sauce,...More

Thank disneyguy333
Chuck F, Owner at Hot Dog Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2014

It's so great to hear you've had nothing but delicious experiences with us! We love pleasantly surprising our customers with freshly made hot dogs, even in our unorthodox location. We know it's been a long time since you posted this review, but we hope that...More

Reviewed 10 June 2012

Really good small hot dogs with secret sause in a warm bun. A local treat, No atmosphere, just good hot dogs!More

Thank Techer70MelroseNY
Chuck F, Owner at Hot Dog Charlie's, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2014

It means so much to have the support of locals like you! We know it's been a while since you posted this, so we hope that you've been able to make it back in for some of our secret sauce and delicious hot dogs since...More

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Average prices
US$5
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 19:00
Thursday
10:30 - 19:00
Friday
10:30 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Troy Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110-1029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Latham
  • Phone Number: +1 518-782-4939
Description
Hot Dog Charlie's is family-owned and operated. Started in 1922 in Troy, NY by Greek immigrant Strates Fentekes, Hot Dog Charlie's has spanned three, family generations. Our secret recipe of chili sauce with meat is often imitated, but never duplicated. Join us at Hot Dog Charlie's! Your taste buds will thank you!
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