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Texas Hot Dogs

1122 12th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3454
+1 814-942-6381
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot dog” (71 reviews)
“chilli” (18 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1122 12th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3454
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was great, clean eatery, and reasonable priced. I have been to Altoona many times to visit relatives and had never been here. The dogs were average for me. Nowhere as good as what I have had in Chicago. The mac was also O.K. It...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the downtown site, hot dogs, fries and big glass of birchbeer. Good service with a smile. Hotdogs are always fresh, served on a warm soft bun. I love the old booths and the atmosphere.

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service, Hot dogs are great, that is there special. Nice atmosphere, if you like dogs, stop

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 3 April 2017

best hot dogs in the USA. service is great and prices are just right. never had a bad meal or service. fast and friendly.

Thank jhorsefarm
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This has been an Altoona tradition. My 67 year old husband remembers going here with his family as a special treat. However, I grew up elsewhere and it is not worth the trip. The hotdogs are meh. Taste like the same dogs you get from...More

Thank AltoonaHoney
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The downtown locale is the coolest & the chili is the best here. Hier's root beer & red birch beer on tap. The waitress is efficient and friendly & service is quick quick quick. Cheese fries & cheese balls are a must. The Texas Hot...More

Thank FattieCattie
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Born and raised in Altoona, this is the only place to get a great hotdog. My daughter has moved 2 1/2 hrs away and it's one of the first places she goes to when she comes to town. My brother who lives in Colorado and...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great place to eat and has been around for over 95 years. I walk in the door and Bobby knows what I order and I go use the ladies room and it's ready when I come back out. Used to work in town and went...More

Thank Cathy F
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Was expecting something cool, considering I'm from Texas and this place is located in Altoona PA, was disappointed. no different than hotdog anywhere else.

Thank 271charlesp
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very good hot dog spot. The wait staff is also excellent. My daughter and I go there occasionally. Great place.

Thank MattGenua
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1122 12th Ave, Altoona, PA 16601-3454
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 814-942-6381
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