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Ben Franks No 2

491 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94062-1725
+1 650-367-1746
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
4 Aug 2018
“Local favorite”
26 Jun 2018
“Nothing to brag about!!”
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491 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94062-1725
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

It's not the prettiest looking restaurant around, but the food is great regardless. Great for families or anyone getting a quick bite before heading on the road. I've lived in Redwood City for almost 20 years now. Their fries are fantastic, but they come in...More

Thank Wini p
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Drive through their drive thru to find a rat jump off the speaker box and run into the bushes. Still I got food(don’t judge). Food was ok. I got a corn dog. They forgot my fry’s. The vanilla shake was good.

Thank jmo02
Reviewed 5 August 2016

One of the few places that serves a decent hot dog with all the trimmings. Also good fries & milk shakes.

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This drive up hot dog stand has been a local institution for over 30 years. It serves all sorts of hot dogs and fancy sausages at prices that still keep teenagers happy. The Polish Sausage, Hot Links, and chili dog set the standards for all...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 18 March 2016

My son loves this place. Stopped on the way home after a basketball game and he was very satisfied. The hot dogs are tasty and he loves the onion chips. I think he would eat here every day if we would let him. I prefer...More

Thank 1GiantsMS
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Good, basic hot dogs are this restaurant's stock-in-trade. Several different serving options are offered and all of the ones I have tried have been delicious. Drive-thru convenience makes this place especially handy if you are pressed for time while out and about doing errands.

Thank treborz1
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

I've been coming here for 8years and it is always a good stop. Everything is made fresh and the you can't go wrong with their dogs or the mushroom burger!

Thank HNIC32
Reviewed 8 February 2015

Was in a hurry and pulled in for a quick meal for my son. The hot dog was good and he loved the large onion chips. His friend had a regular meal and was also very pleased. Veronica served us and was terrific. Very helpful...More

Thank 1GiantsMS
Reviewed 2 October 2013

This is a gem of a location that often goes unnoticed. Right at the corner of Whipple and El Camino, it is easy to miss. The drive through service entrance is a little strange but works. The service we got was excellent. The order was...More

Thank 1GiantsMS
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  • Address: 491 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94062-1725
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redwood City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-367-1746
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