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1648 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI 48083-1831
+1 248-524-9778
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1648 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI 48083-1831
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Great Chicago Style Hot Dog! Only complaint is parking and I got charged for cup of ice water for $.10. But it's small and mom pop shop, so I guess it is what it is. But overall, great hot dog and very fast. I would...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Found out about them back in 2010. I have been here more times, than my doctor would like! When I worked afternoons, I would bring the hippo dogs in and you would think it was shark week. So in my love for them, I am...More

Thank Chefyalak
Reviewed 16 November 2016

it's nice to find it fountain-style. i don't get/like chicago-style hot dogs but the coney was tasty. the chili-cheese fries were the best! the employees are so nice here...that combined w cherry coke zero earned them another star from me.

Thank lala_312
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is an interesting twist on different presentations of hot dogs/coney island style. They also cater and do an excellent job. They have a great Chicago Style Hot Dog

Thank dbarlow
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Very good dogs of all kinds, made to order. It is very close to our office and we go at least once a week.

Thank David T
Reviewed 30 April 2016

My husband is from Chicago is always looking for a good beef sandwich. This place is a little hard to find if your not familiar with the area because the building is small and inconspicuous. As soon as we walked in I felt like we...More

1  Thank Griswolds198
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Hippo's has the best Chicago style hotdogs in Michigan - period! The restaurant is small, and maybe difficult to find if you don't know Troy well, but it is well worth the effort to find it. The walls are plastered with local and national celebrities...More

1  Thank shawn f
Reviewed 12 August 2015

I had the Wednesday Special which is a Cajun sausage with peppers and onions, fries and a drink. It was very fresh, tasty, and a very good value.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

I have never been able to find an authentic Chicago style dog outside of Chicago until now. I can't wait to come back and try some other dogs.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We love getting Hot Dogs here. I love the Chicago Dog and also the Coney Dog. They are just as good as any that we've gotten from Chicago. This is family run and aways friendly. I ordered over the phone and it was ready when...More

Thank Patri P
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  • Address: 1648 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI 48083-1831
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Troy
  • Phone Number: +1 248-524-9778
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