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Russ Ayres Hot Dog Stand

680 US Highway 206, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1540
+1 609-298-2639
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“chili” (5 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
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680 US Highway 206, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1540
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

4 chili dogs with onion = $.  Decor is cool olden days, with warmed buns and hot dog served from an indoor cart behind the counter that seats five.  5 options: cheese, chili, proper brown mustard/relish/onions/kraut combo of your choosing on plain, bacon dog, and Italian....More

Thank Lauri F
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

If you like hot dogs, this is the place. Nothing fancy inside, it's all about the dogs. Priced right for the works. Steamed buns are a nice touch. Plenty of hot dog places around, this is the original, and a must stop

Thank John s
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We love this place! This was always a place where we could go to get a great hotdog. They also have chips and soda for extra to complete your order. There are a few benches to eat at, if it's warm. I believe there is...More

Thank betsygierman
Reviewed 23 December 2016

It must be nostalgia, because for the life of me I can't understand why anyone would go there. I think I would try a Burger King Hot Dog before eating another one of their absolutely tasteless hot dogs. Or maybe it is the place to...More

Thank 353kroe
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been going to this hot dog stand for many years and thru several changes of owners. The current owners have been there now for awhile and make some delicious fresh hot dogs. Their volume of business insures freshness all the time. The only...More

Thank emtdpw
Reviewed 3 June 2016

I love street food, and there is no more elemental street food than a hot dog. This is a splendid dive bar of a dog joint, where pale pink dogs are pulled from their water bath, slathered in your choice of condiments and toppings (except...More

Thank paulnussbaum30
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A must see, with the life sized hot dog man! Great little place to grab a bite, Very friendly staff! Seating inside at the counter and outside too! Did I mention great hot dogs?!

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 15 August 2015

the hot dog at russ ayres is a landmark in bordentown , it started off to a small place , into a rebuild hot dog stand , you have your choice of topping , people come fram all over for the famous hot dogs ,

Thank Judi v
Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

We use to live in Bordentown Twp. For many years we went there a lot. Just seeing Russ Ayres fix your hot dog with his rythmic motion was pure entertainment. All he had at that time 50+ years ago was a hot dog cart not...More

Thank Gra S
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Limited parking today. Apparently this place is so popular that there was either a family reunion or a wedding reception there today. Seriously, music, pictures, family dog. Anyway, the place is cool, very nostalgic. But you can't eat cool nostalgia. Regular hot dogs, boiled and...More

Thank R D
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Response from emtdpw | Reviewed this property |
I have been going there for 15 years during several changes of owners. The current young couple have owned this business for a while. I was there several week ago and had a couple of their hot dogs with chili and onions and... More
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Takeout
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 680 US Highway 206, Bordentown, NJ 08505-1540
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Bordentown
  • Phone Number: +1 609-298-2639
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