Best Hot Dogs in Upstate NY

Whether you're craving a plain hot dog or an all-beef frank, we have compiled a list of the best hot dog restaurants in Upstate New York.  Enjoy a lunch to remember by feasting on the best hot dogs in Upstate New York.


Choose from Many Delicious Specialty Dogs!

Prepare for some of the best hot dogs Upstate New York has to offer at Dogtown in Rochester!  The rolls are made from freshly baked French bread and the dogs themselves are German-style franks that absolutely explode with flavor!  Choose from a large and creative array of specialty dogs, including the Golden Retriever--a hot dog with two strips of bacon and covered with melted cheddar.


Other delicious sandwiches include burgers, chicken breast sandwiches, Philly cheese steaks, and BLT's.  If you're a vegetarian, the restaurant gives you a selection of 15 veggie dogs to choose from!  Other vegetarian/vegan options include hand-made veggie burgers, the best veggie chili in town, meat-free soups, veggie Italian sausage, and grilled portobello sandwiches.

The Famous Lunch

One of the Best Hot Dog Places in Upstate New York!

Established in 1932, The Famous Lunch has been offering world-famous hot dogs for approximately 80 years!  The super-cheap hot dogs are regarded by many Upstate NY locals as the best in the region!  Other great lunch items include burgers, BLT's, chicken sandwiches, sausage and peppers sandwiches, and grilled cheese.  After you're done with your lunch or dinner, try the absolutely delectable rice pudding!


Though it's referred to as "The Famous Lunch" the restaurant offers eggs, homefries, pancakes, french toast, omelettes, and any other breakfast item you desire.  Hours are 7:00 A.M. to 10 P.M. every Monday through Saturday.  If you need any additional information, please call 518-272-9481 or send an e-mail to