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Abe's Hot Dogs

419 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2223
+1 570-824-8222
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“hot dog” (29 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
“main st” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast food
419 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2223
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The pictures in beginning are of the Abes on Barney st. In Wilkes-Barre and of the gentleman cooking from Abes on South Main St. In Wilkes-Barre. These are two different establishments. Both are good but I prefer the Abes on South Main St. Their dogs...More

Thank Barrysphone69
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The hot dogs were delicious, the staff is very friendly. I recommend the Abe's Sauce and Texas Meat Sauce dogs.

Thank Alice D
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Best chili dogs and fast service! Have been here many times, I usually take out but have dined in. They have a few booths and counter service.

Thank Terriart
Reviewed 17 January 2017

good restaurant and reasonable breakfast to hotdogs great I get in there for take out a b when it and some times breakfast to large parking lot in back off street a good place to hit when your on the run for dogs to go

Thank rwill73438
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Love the chili dogs. The best anywhere. I go there a couple times a month for take outs for my staff at my salon.

Thank healinghands7
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The BEST hot dogs in Wilkes-Barre. My first stop when ever I get back to Wilkes-Barre. Never found a hot dog like it!! Benn going there for over 50 years!!

Thank Stevehiii
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have been going to Abe's for over 40 years. They are famous for their hot dogs. I have had breakfast there many times. Really good food for a reasonable price.

Thank greenz28
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Abe's is a must-go whenever I am in Wilkes-Barre I have been going here since I moved to the area. Whatever I get on hot dogs they are always fast and tasty. For a small upcharge you can get cheese dogs that are delicious.

Thank Bookcrafter
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have been going to this "hole in the wall" restaurant since I was a kid many decades ago. I can only say the hot dog I get there "with everything" is absolutely the best I have ever had. I have been throughout the states...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 25 January 2016

My husband and I stop in ABE's HOT DOGS on South Main Street, Wilkes-Barre fairly often. The front of the building is wrapped with the large old store front style windows, so whomever is inside can see who is arriving and whomever is arriving can...More

Thank Belle_Amie2012
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What year did this Restaraunt open?
16 January 2017|
Response from Stevehiii | Reviewed this property |
It opened by this Family in 1922. Pretty amazing!!
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2223
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-824-8222
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