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Tomlinson's Restaurant

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1400 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06610-1610
+1 203-368-3988
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Bridgeport, Connecticut
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I go there occasionally. Their wraps are great . Could lay off the oil a little it is always heavy when it comes to chicken tenders or fries but other than that always a good time

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Thank fpek
Shelton
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75 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

A hot dog place is a hot dog place is a hot dog place. Except Tomlinson's. The food is always good and the staff reminds me of the way things used to be.

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Thank Restaurantguy51
Stamford, Connecticut
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191 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

One of the best places for hot dogs, hamburgers and fries. They also serve breakfast. When we visited the special was 2 hot dogs for $ 3 which was a treat. Eating the hot dogs brings back memories of visiting this place with my grandparent when it was just a small building with no indoor seating and you'd have to... More 

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Thank h0ylandm
Marco Island, Florida
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173 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Came here after a ballgame at harbor yard for some lunch. The staff was very unhelpful and the restaurant itself was very unkempt. The food was ok the hot dogs where actually not bad, but the chillie on the dog was very bland and not flavorful and had a consistency as if they put it in a blender and turned... More 

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Thank Riley J
Bridgeport, CT
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314 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I've been going here for quite a few years and didn't realize I hadn't commented. Most recently I had a veggie burger (and fries...) and it was served quickly and it was good.

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Thank Jeanette524
Seymour, Connecticut
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99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I have been coming here ever since I can remember, a least 50 years. I haven't lived in Bridgeport for 43 years, but whenever I drive by, I have to stop. It's a really good dog. Is it the best ever, no, probably not. It's a taste of childhood. It's an institution. That's what keeps bringing people back. The folks... More 

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Thank B D
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146 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Everytime I pass Tomlinson's, I have to stop for either 2 dogs or 2 burgers with fries. It's always good. It's always clean. It's a pleasure because their staff are friendly. It's reasonable to the wallet too! And that's why I come back.

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Thank Raymojay
Connecticut
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Great hotdogs, service and prices are good, with the location was better and the area around it cleaner, but it's worth the trip for lunch or a quick dinner.

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Thank Kishka2014
Stratford, Connecticut
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254 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Let's go back 42 years ago to 1973. I attended St Joe's HS in Trumbull and our hangout was The Greeks, a little building maybe 20 feet long. Delicious hot dogs to die for while us Seniors hung out during the year before our HS graduation. Now fast forward 42 years...a much bigger building. You could fit 5 The Greeks... More 

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Thank BibleBobK
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146 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Tomlinson's has been here on Boston Ave in Bridgeport for years. I understand why. They have the best hot dogs in the area. These are as good as Frankie's or Blackies, but closer to my backyard. They have a really big menu and everything is always fresh and still relatively cheap! Most patrons are returning and it's because the food... More 

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Thank Raymojay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Noble Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06610-1610
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bridgeport
  • Phone Number: +1 203-368-3988

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