Guida’s

Clam Shack | Drive-In | Hamburgers | Hot Dog | Sandwich Shop
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Guida’s hot dogs are excellent ten-inchers — slim, taut franks in a natural casing tied with a rough (but oh-so-charming) knot at one end. Cooked on Guida’s grill until they develop a mottled, crackling skin, the hot dogs are bedded in split-buns that have been brushed with butter and toasted crisp right next to the dogs. The package is a beautiful thing.

This is a hot dog so tasty that we actually sometimes get it plain, just to savor the simple, perfect combination of high-flavored frank and butter-mellow bun. But of course there is a full roster of available condiments: ketchup, three kinds of mustard plus mustard relish, sweet relish, hot relish, fried onions, fried peppers, and cheese.

Guida’s is a nice stop for a quick breakfast at the counter (with a view of the grill); and there is a lunch menu beyond hot dogs that includes fried clam strips, hamburgers, and assorted sandwiches. We are fond of the ice cream Guida’s serves, too, especially the post-modern flavor combo of peanut butter cups and chocolate in vanilla, known as moose tracks. But it’s those fine ten-inch hot dogs that will keep us coming back.

What to Eat
Guida’s, 10-Inch Hot Dog
10-Inch Hot Dog
Must-Try
Split, butter-grilled buns are a Yankee staple.
Guida’s, Chili Dog
Chili Dog
Must-Try
Two 10-inchers with chili
Guida’s, Rancher
Rancher
Rancher burger adds onions, cheese and BBQ sauce.
Directions and Hours
closed now
Sunday8 am - 8 pm
Monday7 am - 8 pm
Tuesday7 am - 8 pm
Wednesday7 am - 8 pm
Thursday7 am - 8 pm
Friday7 am - 8 pm
Saturday7 am - 8 pm
Information
Price
$
Seasons
Open Year Round
Meals Served
Breakfast, Lunch
Credit Cards Accepted
No
Alcohol Served
No
Outdoor Seating
Yes
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