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Hot Dog Heaven

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493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001-1623
+1 440-988-7404
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10:30 - 08:30
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Amherst, Ohio
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61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Changes taking place at HDH have been great ..... Nice remodeling taking place that is bringing the place up to date. Same great Hot dogs and Fries! Great place to go for a quick meal with the kids or for lunch.

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Thank wvgm
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

There is nothing more satisfying than some good french fries and that is exactly what you will get if you visit Hot Dog Heaven! The Hot Dogs are pretty darn good too but the fries are what keep me coming back. The prices are a little high but all you have to do is google Hot Dog Heaven and go... More 

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Thank Erin T
Amherst, Ohio
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I may be aging myself HOWEVER, I can recall the opening day for Hot Dog Heaven......the quality has not changed. Fresh cut fries, top quality hotdogs.... toppings are plentiful on your dog. Always busy......always sending out coupons..... best place for a quick lunch or dinner.

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Thank Kristine S
Amherst, Ohio
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Hot Dog Heaven is a unique restaurant just up the street from the high school and many athletic fields. It was started by two ex-coaches from Amherst and they knew just what the kids and their parents wanted. The hot dogs are great but the French fries made the place famous. The price is very reasonable and their family packs... More 

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northern ohio
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112 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Great hot dogs, and the best piping hot fries. Malt vinegar and stadium mustard add to the flavor. Hot dogs at their best...

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Thank soozeq
ohio
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

I used to live down the street so my kids grew up with eating here. The fries are great and huge. Get them with cheese sauce and they became a full meal themselves or cut down on the price and share for the whole family. Buy the extra toppings on the dogs they make them into true big city gourmet... More 

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Thank jdroadking
Amherst, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Good fries and great chili dogs add cheese if you like. The fries are cut fresh never frozen the difference is amazing.

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Thank Jphomey
New London, Ohio
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

You have to try this place I found out it's been here for years and this is the first time I've had the privilege to eat here! The name says it all! Great food and quaint atmosphere try the jumbo all beef with all the fixings.

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Thank Maverickmedic
ohio
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I used to live down the street so my kids grew up going here. If you dont like hotdogs they have a huge variety of other items. The fries are great especially with cheese sauce and 1 order serves the whole family. If you dont want food you can just come for the ice cream.

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Thank jdroadking
Amherst, Ohio
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

"You're not from Amherst if you've never been to Hot Dog Heaven"! We love it there. Family owned and operated. Your choice of toppings and fresh cut fries. Cute atmosphere and very good food! Local hangout place. Good desserts too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 08:00
Monday
10:30 - 08:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 08:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 08:00
Thursday
10:30 - 08:00
Friday
10:30 - 08:30
Saturday
10:30 - 08:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 493 Cleveland Ave, Amherst, OH 44001-1623
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 440-988-7404

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