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Yocco's Hot Dog King

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4042 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1012
+1 610-967-5555
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Eldersburg, Maryland
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80 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

These dogs have character. This is not gourmet dining but they are good dogs, even better with perogies. I would also go for one of the several sandwiches they have, including cheesesteak. No healthfood here just plain eats.

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Thank DillonM1905
Ocean City, New Jersey
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172 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Between lunch and dinner, need a great hot dog. Service right on target. Great dog with everything and a soft bun. Great fries, and of course wash it down with chocolate milk. All visitors should give it a try.

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Thank Stewart C
Dallas, Texas
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152 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Growing up in the area, a trip to Yocco's was always a treat. No matter which location it was always something my family, friends and I enjoyed. A typical order for me was, and is, three dogs with everything including onions and an order of pierogies. Occasionally I'd get a cheesesteak instead. And never regretted that either. Recently I was... More 

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Thank Bert T
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I remember as a kid it was a big treat to get a Yocco's hot dog after we picked up the old newspapers bundled along the street which helped us get to summer camp. It is still a treat to eat a Yocco's hot dog...my mouth is watering just typing this review!

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Thank Linda W
Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We went for Hot Dogs and Fries the fries are ok but the Hot Dogs are not your regular Hot Dogs the are grilled just right and when you get them all the way they are Great Remember they only accept cash

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Thank Mike M
Maine
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

It has been three years since we have been to Emmaus. Have to stop here because my dad went here in HS (he is 73) and I have been coming here for 43 years when in town....don't get here too often but.....as a family of four, we order 3 each....yes twelve hot dogs with chili meat sauce, mustard and extra... More 

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Thank Sullivans207
Zionsville, United States
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

They are fast, the price is right if you have a lot of mouths to feed. Everyone who grows up here and moves away has to visit when they are back in town. They are cash only, no plastic (they may take checks)

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Thank Danelle R
Red Hook, New York
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

A old family recipe, specialty made of fine ingredients, made only for their hot dogs. Lightly grilled to perfection on a warm bun with mustard and chili. Or have it anyway you want it. Great fries, too! Great family folks behind the counter, over 15 years of catering to their customers. A must experience for those who enjoy life and... More 

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Thank Robert S
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This place never will go out of style. Great Hot dogs, cheese steaks, pierogies, and real Birch Beer! We like to come here for a quick lunch now and then. the prices are reasonable. You shouldn't be on a diet if you go here.

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Thank BlancheFrog
Coopersburg
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

In terms of locations, Yocco's may be the Hot Dog King, but not, in my opinion, in terms of hot dog deliciousness. When I think of Yocco's, I think of their Cheese Steaks and Pierogies. The dogs are good and better than some, but in the Lehigh Valley, the Hot Dog competition is tough.

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Thank Andy S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4042 Chestnut St, Emmaus, PA 18049-1012
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Emmaus
  • Phone Number: +1 610-967-5555

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