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Skippy's - CLOSED

624 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2730
+1 336-722-3442
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot dog” (56 reviews)
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American, Fast food
624 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2730
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 17 April 2017

Skippy's just recently reopened under new ownership since the previous owner had to leave due to illness. The pretzel buns are still there and the unique menu is mostly intact. But, it really isn't the same with the new ownership. The taste wasn't of the...More

Thank davidkX2580XE
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The owner became severely ill a few weeks ago and had to close the restaurant so he could receive treatment for his illness, so he went home in Virginia to be near his family. As a result and the fact that he is a really...More

2  Thank Frank d
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Due to owners illness, Skippy's is out of business. I went here at least once a week for the great hot dogs & pretzels. Will definitely miss this place.

Thank Kent K
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I get the hot dogs all the way. They have pretzel buns, which are pretty good. I recommend stopping by. It is a small place though.

Thank Tamara G
Reviewed 6 February 2016

You might be able to tell through some of my other reviews, that I go out of my way for a good hot dog. We had tried to go to this place last year and the wait time was over an hour. So we passed...More

Thank Sean R
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

OMG! Hole in the wall on 4th St downtown Winstom Salem. A W-S institution. Quality meat hot dogs with fresh baked pretzel bun baked in house. Great fries and friendly service. A must visit if you are anywhere close by!

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Treat yourself to Lunch at Skippy's on 4th St. Splurge on one of the specialty dogs or create your own...with a side of hand cut fries...and the home made pretzel rolls. Don't miss the experience...no NASTY "red hots" here only real Nathan's Hot Dogs...the only...More

Thank GmaDonnaB
Reviewed 4 November 2015

My cousin Jack ate here 4 times a week. Good quality hot dog on a fabulous pretzwl buns and great pretzel. Friendly service

Thank whit1955
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

These are best hot dogs in town. They where way ahead of the curve on the pretzel bun craze. The fries are great as well I always get Chicago dog. The wait can be brutal especially at lunch. I rarely sit down because of the...More

Thank ReviewsByJake
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Skippy's has a great reputation. Based on said reputation, I wanted to drop by for lunch while I was on a road trip, get something to go and be on my merry way. Unfortunately, I was not the only one that had similar plans. Me...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$8
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Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 624 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2730
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-722-3442
  • E-mail
Skippy's is a one of the most popular lunch places in the beautiful downtown of Winston Salem. We are a very small place, so we get crowded quickly and at times, seats may be challenging to get. All food is cooked fresh to order so we ask that you be patient. You can be sure that the staff at Skippy's does their very best to ensure that you and yours have an enjoyable experience !
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