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Vince's West Elm Drive-In

1305 W Elm Ave, Monroe, MI 48162
+1 734-241-0282
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chili dog” (17 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1305 W Elm Ave, Monroe, MI 48162
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

One of our favorites. Love the chili sauce that goes on the hot dogs! Chili dog, French fries and a root beer is the best. Car side ordering. We have even ordered their chili sauce by the quart, it is that good!

Thank Sheri P
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Vince's is a throwback to the old drive in stands of years gone by. You can eat in your car, or sit on a picnic table and enjoy the setting on the Raisin River,also with service. They have a wide variety of food beyond hot...More

1  Thank 488dan
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is by no means a healthy option. It's typical fried food, but it's oh so good! Chicken basket is good and more than you can eat. If you get fries, get the waffle fries. They have a super yummy seasoning on them vs the...More

Thank Katharine M
Reviewed 16 September 2016

First I have to say good points: hot food, servers were friendly and helpful, double bacon burger great and onion rings crisp and huge. Bad points: chili tasted like sloppy Joe more than chili, chicken sandwich was two real thin tenders with no flavor to...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We go here every once in a while and look forward to it every time! The coney dogs are very different than the Detroit style. The sauce is tomatoey. They have great waffle fries and onion rings too! Try the homemade root beer!

Thank SallySTravel
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

One of a kind chili sauce. I have grown up on these chili dogs They are like no other . Get one all the way chili, mustard and onion and an order of onion rings you can't go wrong . Stop by one Monday's they...More

Thank stadler62
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Just like it was when we were kids. Car hops, good buns, chili, root beer- all the fixings and at a price that has remained more than competitive!

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I used to love their coney dogs all the way. Today I stopped and got some and the sauce tastes sweet which is not what I want on a hot dog. I did notice that they were not busy at all which was unusual. Maybe...More

1  Thank paulabrown4480
Reviewed 27 March 2016

I've been coming here with my family for years. This place has always been great. Good hot dogs, of course. Love their cheese fries

Thank SharkieSmartin
Reviewed 15 March 2016

For a car-hop hot dog stand the variety is plentiful. I am not a hot dog eater but my husband is and he like the chili dogs. I still love the place, I've been going for almost 50 years. The chicken gyros and the greek...More

Thank jbmaier
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 W Elm Ave, Monroe, MI 48162
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 734-241-0282
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