A Brief History of Charles Feltman

The incredible taste of Feltman’s is due to the pioneering work of the late German-American baker Charles Feltman. Feltman cemented his place in history as the man who would go on to invent one of America’s favorite foods: the hot dog. In 1841, Feltman was born in Germany. As a teenager, he emigrated to the United States. Already having an understanding of the frankfurter, Feltman seized upon the knowledge of his native soil and his experience as a baker, opening his own pushcart pie wagon on New York’s Coney Island in 1867 where he would sell his product to beachgoers....

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Zagat Loves Feltman’s of Coney Island

Chances are you’ve at least heard of Zagat. When it comes to the best places to eat in the city, the Zagat Survey is considered one of the most respected sources in giving diners an informed and thorough review of where you should eat. With the summer season just around the corner, we thought it’d be worth visiting an article Zagat published last year. As you know, the summertime means there are more people spending time outdoors enjoy the sultry weather, sunbathing, and of course, enjoying some great food outdoors. The Zagat article titled “The 12 Best Things to Eat...

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