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Papaya Dog

239 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-9850
+1 646-654-7010
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“corn dogs” (4 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
239 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-9850
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The dog with sauerkraut and mustard was really good as a quick snack. Basic bun was soft and fresh. Fast service. Server smiled when I gave him a thumbs up after taking a bite. I'd stop in again when I need a little something on...More

Thank mommabean
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My father made hot dogs for a living, so I know a little about a good hot dog. I am always on the look out for the perfect hot dog - this wasn't it. The place was filthy. The help was slow, unfriendly and not...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

In my first time visiting New York, I was really exited to taste a classic Hot Dog. A friend told me Papayas has the hot dog in town. It has a really good flavor, it's good for something fast and cheaper.

Thank Franz A
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Friendly service, great dogs (corn dogs and hot dogs) and fruit drinks. Can't ask for more! Remember cash only establishment (although no-name bank ATM on premises)

Thank hfitzger
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a good place to get an inexpensive (but still good tasting) meal of hot dogs and burgers. It is right across from the 1st Avenue subway stop on the L train.

Thank candlercook
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We went here seeking a corn dog and they delivered. As we're from the UK this was my first ever corn dog and it did not dissapoint. The sweet corn batter compliments the Frankfurt- I'm sure there are better ones out there but for a...More

Thank pariscrawley
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my hot dog here. The hot dog had great flavor. The service was fast and the restaurant was clean and comfortable.

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I had the hot dog with sauerkraut, ketchup and deli mustard, and my son had the philly cheesesteak with fries. Both were delicious! The hot dog was one of the best I've had, as was the philly cheesesteak. The service was fast, too!

Thank PTew
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The veggie dog was just plain gross, and way too expensive. And their mango smoothie was just average. $8 waste.

Thank expat_mbk
Reviewed 1 July 2016

It's average all around, really like their fruit drinks, though. Those are top notch. Tried various versions of their hot dog, but the main thing is the dog itself and thy weren't much to speak of.

Thank John W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10003-9850
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Gramercy Park
  • Neighbourhood: Gramercy Park
  • Phone Number: +1 646-654-7010
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