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Gus's Hotdogs

212 25th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-1937
+1 518-273-8743
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“meat sauce” (15 reviews)
“burgers” (13 reviews)
“sausage” (5 reviews)
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American, Fast food
212 25th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-1937
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

I have stopped by Gus's more than once, but I have never tried the hotdogs with everything. I've always had their burgers, which I enjoyed. Since it apparently specializes in "hotdogs" I decided to give them a try. "Everything" means a load of chili sauce...More

Thank igolfnbird
Reviewed 20 October 2017

if you have a thought that this place is new, and up to date, stay out, the inside is not for the faint of heart. Just throw fait to the wind, go in sit down and let these guys treat you like family, GOOD DOGS,...More

Thank tilefish
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been here since I was a child, & my husband, who is from Buffalo, NY had never been. We both had the mini dogs w/the works, & they did not disappoint. Definitely going back!

Thank PVH76
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Hadn't been here in years and it hasn't changed bit, thank heaven!! Still great little dogs and great burgers. Brought back alot of good memories too. Had to be careful of all the new one-way streets in Watervliet, but we yelled out the car window...More

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The place is been there since I think 1954 as I recall the sign says. I've been going there since 1990 and nothing is changed. If you go around lunch time there's always a line but moves very quickly. The hot dogs are small hot...More

Thank TAVR1
Reviewed 22 May 2017

totally unique experience both culinary and ambience. This place has barely changed in over 60 years, but you don't mess with a good thing. The price is right and the hot dogs are great. The greek burgers are excellent as well as the sausage burgers....More

Thank wesselsalyce
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Gus's serves up some hot hot dogs. They are tiny (one person can usually eat 5-6 on their own). They are awesome with cheese sauce or on their own. The sausage and peppers sandwich is also spectacular. The hot dogs are only 90 cents each...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a local eatery with a walk-up window, handwritten signs, picnic tables, and some bar stools inside. Even though it's not much to look at, it's worth the trip. They serve their signature snappy little hot dogs with meat sauce, mustard and onions (no...More

Thank ready2goagain
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Hot dogs either with everything or your favorite condiments is a treat. Good quality. Saussge sandwich is great. Flavor and Quality.

Thank Ken O
Reviewed 12 April 2017

There are a lot of different hot dogs spots in the Capital District but the is the ONE. Get 6 dogs with everything. You won't be disappointed. The meat sauce is the best in the area.

Thank 1RaiderFan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 25th St, Watervliet, NY 12189-1937
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Watervliet
  • Phone Number: +1 518-273-8743
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