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114 LIBERTY ST, Independence, MO
+1 816-836-2900
11:00 - 20:00
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Kansas City
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The hot dogs here are truly amazing. They make them right in front of you and there are so many options you could loose your brain trying to make up your mind! The cheese fries are INSANE... Not sure what they do to that cheese but it's sure tasty!

Thank kewlguy919
Independence, MO
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

It's not necessarily going to be "Good for You.." but; These dogs taste GOOD!!! Great location on the Independence Square. Plenty to chose from; a slight bit pricey, but worth it if you don't eat here constantly. **Note: there was a little boy in the restaurant playing with a toy caterpillar/backhoe - moving it back and forth on the table... More 

Thank Mateo1961
Independence, Missouri
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128 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Family likes this place a lot, but it is very exepensive for well dressed hot dogs. Service can be lacking sometimes.

Thank royalmay
Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We ate at Up Dog - enjoyed it thoroughly! So many choices of ways to dress hot dogs (and chicken tenders). My husband had a second! Fast food but not fast food. Enjoy!

Thank ecmcd1
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great atmosphere for kids. Makes eating much more pleasant! Pleasant workers with great customer service.

Thank Theresa L
Dublin, Georgia
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63 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The service here is quick and friendly. They only serve hot dogs but the selection is good, the dogs are plump and juicy and one will probably fill you up. It is located in the old downtown part of Independence.

Thank Phillip303
Stansbury park, Utah, United States
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127 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The pictures of hot dogs on their menu will make you crave them. The dogs run about $4 depending on toppings, add fries or tots and a drink for $3. It's clean, has a old fashioned diner feel. And you can grab dessert next door at yogurtini place. And I like the water bowl for dogs they set out. Nice... More 

Thank marshall5686
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85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Ate here after visiting the Truman Library. Good dogs, tots and onion rings. We had the bacon chili dog and my kids ate the corn dogs. We were all happy with our choices.

Thank tinaandandrew
Warren, Rhode Island
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I don't usually eat hot dogs, but I wanted to try this restaurant. The staff was so friendly, and the food was great. Highly recommended.

Thank dmulligan41
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Granted each dog is freshly grilled, but the woman putting on condiments and serving was the slowest service person I think I have ever seen. We only got basic dogs, not the ones with fancy toppings, and it took a good 15-20 minutes. They were on,y average too.

Thank MHer101

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 LIBERTY ST, Independence, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-836-2900

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