Papaya King

Papaya King

179 E 86th St, New York, NY
(212) 369-0648 serving: Midtown, Upper East Side
open:Fri-Sat: 8am-2am, Sun-Thu: 8am-12am

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
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Restaurants, Cheap Eats, Carry Out, Comfort Food, Cash, $, Traditional American, Juice & Smoothie Shops, Hot Dogs,

The Low Down

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

As famous for frankfurters as it is for fresh fruit drinks, this neighborhood fixture has been serving up quick and tasty grub for over 70 years. Oh, and their prices can't be beat, either. There's just a stand-up counter and not much room…
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Squishy but good
By kittythecat at Citysearch

Hot dogs are tasty, but there's no room to stand. You have to scarf down your doggies quickly and run...such is the life of the typical New Yorker... Read More

Such a shame
By janejlee78 at Citysearch

Hot dogs are decent but the lack of service really irritates me. I live across the street and have been here countless number of times and I have t... Read More

Papaya King Inc is the best
By Amber T at Insider Pages

I concur, best dogs in NYC! if you have not eaten here you have not experience NYC. You can't beat a really good combo for few bucks. must try the ... Read More

Hot dogs anyone?!
By Elizabeth L at Insider Pages

Best dogs in NYC! Have you had a wonderful, drunken night in NYC? Don't feel like spending money at a diner? They this place is the answer. You... Read More

Top Dog
By Leslie A at Insider Pages

It's not a NYC experience without seeking out the best hot dog in the city. Papaya King ranks near the top. This location only has enough room to... Read More