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Jimmy's Famous Hot Dogs-HWY 55

4.2

4435 NC-55
Durham, NC 27713
Phone: (919) 361-6888
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Photo of Angel Powell Angel Powell
Jun 27, 2019 4

It was very good. Tastes like real meat. Made to order. The staff was very nice. My son loved the hot dog.

Photo of Eliran Nunez Eliran Nunez
Jul 1, 2019 5

The food is always amazing here! It had been awhile since I last visited and I didn't know they now have BBQ and patty melts! The double patty melt was excellent!

Photo of Alison Naylor Alison Naylor
Aug 10, 2019 5

This is absolutely the best hamburger hot dog and onion rings along with banana pudding Shake. I never tip like I did I left them $10 it's the best food I've ever eaten my whole entire life. Thanks for an awesome experience guys Top Notch service top-notch attitudes top-notch food.

Photo of World Traveler ViajerosindineroDotcom World Traveler ViajerosindineroDotcom
Aug 3, 2019 5

Pretty good. Every time I go there, I order something different. So far, I am satisfied with their menu.

Photo of Jonathan Nance Jonathan Nance
Jul 17, 2019 5

This place is pretty good, and for the price amazing. Just a nice cheeseburger, and crinkle fries. I eat here once every other week and the fries were always fresh.

Photo of Kaitlyn Moore Kaitlyn Moore
Oct 17, 2019 3

This is a great place for NC style hot dogs, but not a place I want to find myself eating. I'll feel terrible later. But when you have that cheap hot dog craving, this place is excellent.

Photo of Amanda Singleton Amanda Singleton
Sep 1, 2019 5

I enjoyed the great customer service. I tried this restaurant for the first time and loved it. The beef hot dogs are amazing.

Photo of Cynthia Tant Cynthia Tant
Sep 5, 2019 5

Food And Service Great!! My Family and I Will Continue eating @Jimmy's Famous Hot Dogs!! My Grandson Enjoyed the pulled pork sandwich

Photo of Stefan Kowalewski Stefan Kowalewski
Oct 27, 2019 5

Great place to get hot dogs, burgers, chicken, wings, barbecue, and, get this, catfish!! I love places like Jimmy's, kinda unassuming from the outside and great food served inside! The staff is very friendly and helpful, helping first time customers decide what they may want. Jimmy's served several kinda of hot dogs, beef, pork, Nathan's, which will satisfy anything cravings. I got the #1 combo, two hot dogs, "all the way" and was not disappointed. The fries and great and expertly cooked. I heard the catfish was really good. However, Jimmy's being "famous" for hot dogs I was hesitant to get it. I did have a chance to try the catfish and just say I will get catfish the next time I visit Jimmy's. This is a must-go place. I will be back!

Photo of Jonathan Tuso Jonathan Tuso
Oct 27, 2019 3

Food was good. I ordered the catfish platter with slaw and tartar. The catfish was fried very well and the slaw was very simple. I did not like the tartar sauce however. Also order the chicken wings platter which were also very tasty .

Photo of Dan Coroian Dan Coroian
Nov 7, 2019 4

Their main thing is pretty decent (I get mine without slaw -- chili, mustard, and onions is plenty!) but that's pretty much all they do. Fries are crinkle cut and nice and crispy.

Photo of Ricky Jenkins Ricky Jenkins
Nov 26, 2019 4

This place is good!!!! Got Texas Toast single burger combo and was plenty of food. Beats any fast food combo

Photo of Wendy Peterson Wendy Peterson
Dec 28, 2019 5

The food was delicious!!! The staff was courteous and friendly. We will definitely go back there when we are in the area.

Photo of Jeff Thomas Jeff Thomas
Dec 23, 2019 5

Best fish for sit down meal OR fast food. Succulent, flaky and hot fish denials to perfection. Fantastic.

Photo of frog frogger frog frogger
Dec 23, 2019 5

Great catfish. Smiling polite service. good prices. Enjoy.

Photo of Rondell Achaibar Rondell Achaibar
Feb 1, 2020 4

Really good slaw dogs. Nice friendly service. Didnt give a 5 star because they forgot to give me my $2 bottle water. 😭

Photo of Clinton Kelley Clinton Kelley
Feb 17, 2020 5

This place is ALWAYS on point. I went for hotdogs...and never got any. When I walked in, a patron said get the catfish, it melts in your mouth. I said I would but I called BS in my head. I wish I would run into that man again because he was RIGHT. I don't know what kind of sorcery they have going on in that kitchen, which clearly used it to be a Waffle House, but I love it. The sweet tea is great, the fish is great, the cakes are great and the pricing is GREAT! If I could add an extra star I would. The staff is friendly and reminds me of family cooking for family.

Photo of Mental Health Mental Health
Mar 2, 2020 5

The food is really good here. When I go to Carolina game I always stop by Jimmy's for their pulled pork sandwiches.

Photo of Michael Phillips Michael Phillips
May 2, 2019 3

Cool little stop off to find out what they had going on... now I know! Good wings!

Photo of Collin E Collin E
Jun 23, 2019 4

Great catfish, fantastic wings, good hotdogs, and pretty good french fries. They use Nathan's hotdogs, so the quality is good. The Coke in the fountain machine looked a little iffy, but the Fanta was fine. Staff is friendly and efficient. If not for the fountain drinks, I would've given this a 5 star

Photo of Kay White Kay White
May 30, 2020 3

I ordered a vanilla shake which was good, the banana pudding is good also.. The fried chicken tasted like banquet vs fresh fried

Photo of Michelle Benson Michelle Benson
Jun 6, 2020 5

First timer here, but definitely won't be my last. Food was awesome! The fries were delicious. I got the double cheese burger with mustard and pickles, omg, it was amazing!! Fed 3 adults and 2 children, got milkshakes and still only paid around $30. Awesome place, awesome food! Will definitely come back next time we're in Durham.

Photo of Evon Barnes Evon Barnes
Jun 14, 2020 5

Jimmy's has been instrumental in getting us through COVID19. I've picked up their delicious food weekly in an effort to help an older relative feel some sense of normalcy. The compassionate head waitresses the wonderful cook, and everyone else has provided phenomenal service. Jimmy's is to be commended. I love the catfish.

Photo of Cleanhands501 . Cleanhands501 .
Jun 25, 2020 5

The food is prepared as soon as it is ordered. I especially like the fried okra. I always end up with more than I can eat because the portions are very generous. For the money, it is a great value.

Photo of Michael Stenberg Michael Stenberg
Jun 16, 2019 5

A fun local chain that I'd recommend. If you were going out for fast food consider here instead for both a local business, great food (for that category) and a nice eat in area as well. They have a statue in the entryway that's fun for kids but also classic sodas in bottles like Dr Pepper

Photo of Lydia MC Lydia MC
May 28, 2019 5

First time eating here and it was sooo good!! Everything was cooked to order and you could taste the freshness in the ingredients they use. All of the staff were super friendly as well! My husband is working in the area and staying at the hotel nearby so he will definitely be back! 😊😊😊

Photo of Joshua Appel Joshua Appel
Mar 18, 2019 5

The service here is great. The food came out looking exactly like its prepared in the advertisement photos. Their famous dog was honestly one of the best hot dogs I think I've had. Also tried the cheeseburger and fries. The fries are somehow sweet, rather than salty, so that threw us for a loop but they were still good. Prices are very low for the amount of food, would return.

Photo of Micah Hoover Micah Hoover
May 23, 2019 5

This is what you should do: get a drink and the large bacon ranch fries. It comes with a pool of ranch dressing to dive your fries into. There is already ranch all over the fries. And bacon. It is warm and people ask where I got it from. The burgers are okay. I like that they are sloppy. Bacon ranch fries are my favorite lunch food.

Photo of Roger Bowman Roger Bowman
Jun 3, 2019 5

Jimmy's is the place for great burgers, hot dogs and fries. Onion rings are a great add on. This is grill food at it's best. Quick in and out.