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Skips Hot Dogs

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48 N Avondale Rd, Decatur, GA 30002-1321
+1 404-292-6703
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10:00 - 21:00
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Decatur, Georgia
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been eating lunch here for more years than I can remember; at least 10 or 15 and maybe more. The Chicago dogs are authentic down to the bright green relish, sport peppers, poppy seed buns and Vienna beef dogs. Good burgers- char grilled with a toasted bun. Italian beef sandwiches- YES, you can get them dipped and served... More 

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Thank Bob W
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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441 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

For burgers, hot dogs and the like, Skips is a perfect place. Diner like feel with lots of nostalgia. Good place for kids as well!

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Thank Chris P
Decatur, Georgia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a great place,to drive thru or eat out on the patio. I love the foot long hot dogs here, and don't forget the onion rings. I usually eat them before I get home, and then only have my hotdog left to eat. Try it you'll love it

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Thank lilliehardy
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164 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Simple goodness here. The Chicago dog is my go to whenever I'm in town. The service and facilities are fine and overall food options are excellent.

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Thank Billy_Whimwa
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

When my family and I were in Atlanta the last week of May. We stop by skip on our way back to Florida. My late father told me about this place so we found it by accident. Not one thing to take into consideration I am from Chicago. So whenever a joint says Chicago style. They better bring their A-game.... More 

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Thank Chef A
Decatur, Georgia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is a fun place to take your kids for a quality Hot Dog.. top notch service and a true "joint" experience. Get your Dog all the way Chicago Style. You will not be disappointed. Also have a great Michael Jordan Wingspan poster that never ceases to amaze.

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Thank Scootpunker
Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Skips is a cool place to go. Casual and relaxed atmosphere. The menu has a lot of variation even though it's a hot dog place. Good french fries and great hot dogs. The folks are VERY welcoming to the customers too.

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Thank Patty B
Decatur, Georgia
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Friendly place. locally owned. I've only had the hot dogs & french fries but they are good. My kids like them.

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Thank Rebecca A
Avondale Estates, Georgia
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

these guys are the nicest in the city, and their hot dogs are really Chicago Dogs - I'm from there too. Best catering for fun parties too, if you're looking for a casual celebration.

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Thank katherined942
Avondale Estates, Georgia
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I love that it is family owned and operated. Very friendly staff and the orders are always served hot and fresh. They offer a wide variety of hot dogs and dress them to impress! You get your money's worth and can sit outside on a nice sunny day and relax on the outside benches. They also support the community by... More 

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Thank Dee C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 N Avondale Rd, Decatur, GA 30002-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-292-6703

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