Tony's Terrific Hot Dogs
Tony's was opened in 1980 by Tony Ippolito, who owned a Sneaky Pete's franchise nearby and was formerly a Homewood firefighter. At age 69, Ippolito decided to close the restaurant on February 21, 2009.
- Williams, Roy L. (February 10, 2009) "Doggone it! Tony's Terrific Hot Dogs closing downtown Birmingham restaurant." The Birmingham News