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Franks Famous Hot Dogs

950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
+1 805-541-3488
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“chili dog” (12 reviews)
“fries” (21 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food, Diner
950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favorite burger place! Freshly cooked buns, large hamburger patty, onion rings and fries all freshly made. We eat here every time we're in town.

Thank Niborj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old fashioned diner which has the basic hamburgers and hot dogs along with fish and chips and other sandwiches all freshly made. Basic goodness.

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

For those of us who live and have grown up on the central coast this place is a favorite spot. Delicious assortment of hot dogs, burgers, milkshakes ect. It is like stepping back in time. This is not a fancy eatery, but charming and nostalgic....More

Thank Charmaine B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

When I was little, my mom used to take take me there. It was my favorite place to eat. I now live in New York, but we went back in April. Of course we ate there, and I wasn't disappointed! It tasted just as I...More

Thank PrincessWholahay
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place with a big parking outside and 70's interiors. Good range of dogs/burgers/burritos, you need to spend some good 5' looking at the whole menu if that's your first visit! Service friendly and sociable, reasonably fast. Both takeaway and eat-in are available. Good prices...More

Thank Luigi D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you are into hot dogs and sausage this is the place for you. Can be quite busy at lunch but well worth the wait.

Thank Thomas N
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you are in the area & want some good solid comfort food. Then I most highly recommend this place for a solid meal. Its prices are reasonable, its clean and the food is well prepared. Also the parking is generous with easy entrance and...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Great food at reasonable prices. Hot dogs from around $3 and burgers from around $4. Awesome "Pancake Breakfast" only $8. Nice staff. Friendly service. Eat here!

Thank DMBTraveler
Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you want a good hot dog at a decent price, this is it!!!! I have been eating here off and on for over 20 yrs.!!!!!!!!!! Have a good selection of different hot dogs, you get a good amount of french fries if you add...More

Thank Joel C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We stayed the weekend in San Luis Obispo, and this place was right across from our hotel. We made an excellent choice! Hot dogs and burgers were terrific and the service was quick and friendly. If you're looking for good food in a fun, local...More

Thank Aurelia S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 California Blvd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-541-3488
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