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Jimmy's Famous Hot Dogs

2728 Guess Rd, Durham, NC 27705-2629
+1 919-471-0005
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 17 min
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CUISINES
American, Fast food
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2728 Guess Rd, Durham, NC 27705-2629
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Famous Jimmy's Hot Dog stop in Durham, North Carolina... Clean well kept lunch place, 2 dogs onion, mustard, chili, slaw...plus fries & drink.. $7.00

Thank John L
Reviewed 6 February 2017

2 locations in Durham. My favorite place for HD's. Gotta have the all beef "all the way" --mustard ,chill, slaw and onions. Both places are sit down and take out. Drive thru at the newest location. Informal atmosphere and reasonably priced . The help works...More

Thank stephen l
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A busy place, with great hot dogs! Everything cooked per order. Old photos on the wall; memorabilia - Lucy & Ethel ... Elvis Presley, etc. I believe this place is owned by a retired Vet. SUPPORT! Your stomach will be glad you did.

Thank TorontoTripping
Reviewed 28 December 2016

My husband & his friend seemed to rather enjoy this place. A bit greasy for my stomach. Family friendly, nice service.

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

What is not to like, simple straight forward burger and dogs. Sure it is greasy and messy but that is an expectation and what makes it good. The crinkle cut fries was just icing on the cake and very affordable for the average joe.

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I always want to try a local joint when I travel. We decided to try this local place (actually, the 2nd location, for which there is listing; it's on Westpark Drive). Ain't nuthin healthy on this menu. Let's just get that out there, because sometimes...More

Thank OHsoccermom5
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We stopped by while we were in town for a show at the DPAC and the hot dogs were greezy with surprisingly not much flavor and the fries were over cooked. I love a good mom and pop spot but this was just not that...More

Thank Jolanda D
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I visit Jimmy John around 6:00, Sept 28, 2016. I walked in door and a lady was sitting in the drive thru window. That do not look very professional. There were tables that she could have been cleaning while she was waiting for a customer...More

Thank isingle
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The cashier was nice, but the steamed bun was hard on the ends (go figure), and the chili was dry enough that it fell off my hot dog. The hot dog was not very tasty. My husband had the fried catfish sandwich--he said that was...More

1  Thank A. Faye H
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Jimmy's Famous Hot Dogs are exactly that, they are a part of Durham, North Carolina. It harkens back to a day when, if you wanted a hot dog, you went to Amos 'n' Andy. I was born and raised in Durham and I have vivid...More

Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 20:00
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2728 Guess Rd, Durham, NC 27705-2629
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-471-0005
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Description
Delicious old-fashioned style Hot dog and Burger joint in Durham, NC.