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Coney Island

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131 W Main St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-1703
+1 260-424-2997
08:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The coney dogs are very flavorful and prepared with the swiftest of precision! The buns help make the coney dogs unparalled!

Thank dynamiccclean
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We always love Coney Island on Main Street. It is the best for their traditional coney dogs, beans, chili and Coke in a bottle. However on Thanksgiving eve or the day after it is a traditional family from out of town or in town tradition. Even standing line is fun because it's tradition for a favorite. We love Coney Island... More 

Thank Deb E
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best old fashioned hot dog diner around, won't be disappointed. Come hungry. Leave full. Enjoy the old time charm.

Thank ToeKnee W
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best coney dogs, cooked fresh--you can watch. They also make a delicious cheeseburger and Offer baked beans and home made pie. Quick service. Vintage building.

Thank Janet B
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming here for a quick lunch. Run like an old fashion diner. The coneys aren't the best I've had but the are good and the history of the place makes up the difference.

Thank Ruste P
Fort wayne
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love there hot dogs for guys night out usually order 2 or 3. There chili is very good as well. This place is over 100 years old and I have been eating here for 40 years, and I will continue eating here until I die. I love this place

Thank Gsailaway
St. Petersburg, Florida
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103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived about 20 minutes before they close..We were welcomed..Service was attentive and our waiter was very entertaining.. My wife and I enjoyed the chili dogs...I felt they were a good value...It was Fun.. We would recommend..

Thank Sequatchie
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a fan of hot dogs, but I love coney island. Something about the history makes the experience even better too.

Thank allisonthomas1993
Fort Worth, Texas
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is an icon, my parents came here when they were kids, I've come here with my own kids. I never miss going here at least once, more if I can fit it in when I visit Ft. Wayne. The atmosphere is laid back but the food is EXCEPTIONAL. The taste takes me back to childhood every time. It's fantastic.... More 

Thank Jennifer C
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

As a NY'er I love hot dogs. I get that midwesterners do it different and they love this place. Chili was listed as award winning. Was quite underwhelmed. Saving grace was the Coney dog. Very small but had nice flavor. Place has been around since dawn of time and locals love it! Prices were excellent so I give it props... More 

Thank Richard C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 W Main St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-1703
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Fort Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 260-424-2997

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