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George's Hot Dog Shop

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1419 Hamilton Blvd, Sioux City, IA 51103-3002
+1 712-255-4725
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Sioux City, Iowa
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367 reviews
265 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

You don't want to miss George's - By that I mean, you should eat here but also, you have to be on the lookout for it as its location is easy to miss. This small restaurant is in an somewhat unattractive and teensy strip mall on one of Sioux City's busier streets. With any luck, you should be able to... More 

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Bismarck, Arkansas
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141 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I've tried all 3 hot dog restaurants in Sioux City and this is the best tasting by far. Milwaukee doesn't come close.

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Thank Nick S
Sioux City, Iowa
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Homemade potato salad and baclava. Delicious! Local owned business, friendly staff, free off street parking.

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Thank Bsyllyb66
Plano, Texas
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584 reviews
401 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Sioux City is lucky to have three different coney dog options. The first two started in 1918 while George's came to be around mid 1970's. George Demetroulis and his wife Mary have been running this place forever. You will see George behind the counter when you walk in the store. If you stay long enough, you will see plenty of... More 

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Thank CraftBeers
Sarasota
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136 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Located in an old strip mall is usually where a good meal can be found, and this was true of George's. Considering there are NO Coney Island hot dogs in Greece, this place does a decent job of making them! George had been doing this for many years and has the chili and the "tube steaks" down pat. We like... More 

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Thank Sarasota_Gal
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Before you can even speak of the food, you just can't beat the greeting you get when you walk in the door. It's like coming home. I absolutely love these hotdogs. I like to bring in new customers and they always want to come back. Everything is homemade. It reminds me of the good old days with a few pics... More 

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Thank Matt S
Sioux City, Iowa
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73 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

Typical hotdog joint. It's cozy and inviting without being retro - disgusting. The menu is, well, hotdogs: plain, double, coney, Chicago - style, chili, you get the picture. The right choice if you're craving quick comfort food.

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Thank John H
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

Small and low key. The hotdogs had a very good taste to them. And the chili was really good. The owner was the only one working and did a great job.

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Thank Iowa34
CA
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398 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The sign outside says George's #1 but I don't know if there's a #2. My wife went here for years before she left Sioux City and it has become a regular stop when we visit her family. George, the owner with his wife, make their own hot dogs and his wife, Mary, makes the chili sauce. Open for 40 years,... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Had the special which was 2 dogs with mustard chili and onions with potato salad and a pop. Price was good. The dogs were great. Potato salad homemade. It was all excellant. The owners were the cook and cashier. They were friendly and proud of the business they have built. Will ne going back soon.

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Fast food, Greek
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Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1419 Hamilton Blvd, Sioux City, IA 51103-3002
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sioux City
  • Phone Number: +1 712-255-4725

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?