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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Roadtrip! Hot Dog Johnny’s

Ever wondered what you might find in scenic Buttzville, New Jersey? Why Hot Dog Johnny’s, of course! Our last night in NJ we took a beautiful drive up to Buttzville (yes, that really is the name of the town, and yes, it is a TINY town, and yes, they have a post office) to have dinner at the famous Hot Dog Johnny’s.

They don’t have a menu. We asked, silly us. The menu is hot dogs and french fries – duh, you city-folk customers. The hot dogs (cooked in peanut oil) are only $1 – you can’t even make a hot dog at home for $1! The french fries were yummy. You can also get drinks – soda, birch beer (kinda like root beer), fresh buttermilk – and ice cream. It’s a fun place to go and it really is in a beautiful spot by the Pequest River.


  1. 1

    Sounds like a place Kaitlin would love. We have had to take trips to IKEA lately to get her hot dogs and frozen yogurt! I hope you are having a great trip!

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    what the heck do you do with fresh buttermilk? Certainly not drink it. If it is meant to be drunk with your hot dog and french fry dinner, I may have to try it. I’m a sucker for new, unusual foods.

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    Here’s what you do with buttermilk. Pour cornflakes into a cereal bowl. Scatter some green seedless grapes across the top. Pour in your buttermilk, then sprinkle a little sugar across the top. Now you have one heck of a breakfast. Sometimes I have this for dinner when the old lady is on a business trip.

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    Jane Maynard

    dad (hans), the question remains, do people really want to drink it with hot dogs?!?!?! the sign is cool, but doesn’t sound that tasty to me. 🙂

    corbin – I want to be there when you do try it! 🙂

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