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Augie & Ray's Drive In

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314 Main St, East Hartford, CT 06118-1826
+1 860-568-3770
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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Every once in a while I want a hot dog the way I remember it when I was a kid. Yes, I always get the onion rings as well. It is the traditional burger joint. I love these places every once in a while.

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Thank William G
East Hampton, Connecticut
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201 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I have gone to Augie and Ray's for years during working times and off times. Their service is quick and friendly but also relaxing. You will always find locals eating there and non locals are greeted with a friendly smile. Their hot dogs with chili are excellent, fires and onion rings are a great addition. I recommend the fish and... More 

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Thank DaveL300
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We got the chili gogs & onion rings....everything was delicious. We cant wait to go again next time we are in East Hartford

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Thank Karen P
Southington, Connecticut
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54 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Fast service, great quality and value for your dollar. This place has been around FOREVER and is a favorite for Pratt & Whitney folks as it's a simple walk. Chili dogs are great and one of my personal favorites.

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Thank Jim K
Ocala, Florida
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211 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Just had the fried "Special" Shrimp dinner with fries & a very tiny cup of Cole Slaw that was about a tablespoon - total cost = $10.00. Just being descriptive for readers, not criticizing. I think a little high compared to other places at $7.99. Not a lot of food in my opinion, but fresh & tasted good. Everything is... More 

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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Apparently there are too many people that don't know what a good chili dog taste like. I remember visiting augies in the late 60s and early 70s. So i understand the nostalgia. Get a milkshake and call it a day. If you want the best chili dog go to the ranch house in hartford/windsor line. Theres no better chili in... More 

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Thank Diane C
New London, Connecticut
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187 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I think they have the best chili dogs. The chili is a bit spicy but good. The rings are great, thin and crispy. Their good at what they do here.

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Thank CtUSAMom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

My friend brought me here for the first time ever!!! ;) All I can say is WOE!!! NOT IN A GOOD WAY. THE GOOD was the Staff. THE GUYS WERE VERY NICE . THE FOOD; especially our hotdogs, were tiny and had absolutely no flavor whatsoever.... My hotdog had chili on it. Omg @^&%;$!!! bland and gross...no flavor and didnt... More 

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Thank Nicole i
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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121 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Augie & Ray's offers more than most burger fast food joints. In addition to tasty burgers, dogs, fries and my personal favorite, fried clam strips (they have full belly too), you can expect friendly service and even get a history lesson while waiting for your order. They also serve breakfast. You'll find outdoor and indoor seating. Inside l and is... More 

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Thank Aaliyah M
East Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Providing the best in fresh, tasty and hot food for 65 years. Good food, reasonable prices and quick service are hallmarks of this fine establishment. Try it one time and you will be back for sure.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Main St, East Hartford, CT 06118-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  East Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-568-3770

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