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502 E Business 30, Columbia City, IN 46725-8427
+1 260-248-4555
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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216 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a throw back to the 60's! Glad to see this style of diner still operating. The menu is all diner food though we stuck with just the two chile dogs, fries and a Frosty Mug of Root Beer! The single car hop was attentive and kept an eye on all her lunch patrons. Very good chile on the... More 

Thank Kirk H
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Real live drive-up with car-hops to come and take your order. Every kind of Hot dog you could ever want.

Thank Karen L
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 December 2015

this is a very good summer place to get some good food and good service. The sandwiches are top notch and economical to buy.

Thank Mary W
Columbia City, Indiana
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Great summer time place to grab a quick meal. Onion rings are very good. Love the shredded chicken sandwich. And of course the coney hot dogs.

Thank Jean H
dayton, oh
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

good fries, good coney dogs, yummy floats. had time to kill before a movie and a friend who grew up in CC recommended we try it. Fun little joint with curb side service. Nice on a rainy day

Thank annnabella
Arlington, Virginia
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81 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Seasonal with good roortbeer, hot dogs, and standard drive-up fare. You can stay in your car or use the outdoor tables — seasonal, of course.

Thank Rex S
Columbia City, Indiana
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124 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

CJ's occupies where the old hot dog stand has been for years and years. Their coneys, etc., are good and the standard. Their fried food, however, all tastes the same and seems very greasy compared to other places. Still fun to get a fresh and bubbly rootbeer and it's a busy place on nice days, so plan to wait a... More 

Thank ShowMeTheMountains
Columbia City, Indiana
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73 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This is a typical drive in for food. They are only open from early spring to early fall. They specialize in Coney dogs, burgers, fries and root beer floats. The prices are excellent and the food is really good. You can also eat at the picnic tables.

Thank Cindi B

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 502 E Business 30, Columbia City, IN 46725-8427
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Columbia City
  • Phone Number: +1 260-248-4555

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?