Monday, December 22, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 

News

Nedick's Hot Dog Stand Returns To Penn Station

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: Nedick's Hot Dog Stand Returns To Penn Station
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

A New York City staple returned Wednesday after a long absence, as Nedick's Hot Dogs opened for business in Penn Station.

The hot dog stands blanketed the city until the chain closed in the 1970's. The company’s ever popular orange drink is also back, along with various hot dogs from across the country.

Some new items like fried Twinkies and frozen cheesecake on a stick are also on the menu.

“It tastes good,” said one man. “It tastes like real beef, the mustard is great, and the relish is great.”

“They have different toppings like celery, tomatoes, mustard, onions and pickles. It’s pretty good,” said another customer.

Riese Restaurants, which bought the rights to the Nedick's name, says it decided to resurrect the fast food favorite because of its history in the city. The company says more Nedick’s are on the horizon.
10.11.12.244 ClientIP: 54.80.198.134, 23.0.160.15 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP