Hot Dog

Sausage + bun = simple pleasure. Find the best hot dogs in your area, discuss recipes and grilling techniques, and share your favorite toppings with other Chowhounds.

Spice Up Your Summer with Spiral Hot Dogs

We declared spiral-cut hot dogs a summer sensation in 2015, and think they're due for a revival. Spiral-cutting your grilled...

Is a hot dog a sandwich?

by knucklesandwich 5 years ago

This came up recently. I say it's not, and and conferring sandwich-hood upon every snack involving bread and protein sets a dangerous precedent. Your thoughts?

"Bar S Beef Franks": has anyone tried them?

by FoodFuser 11 years ago

Rachel ray just gave them a top rating: http://www.rachaelraymag.com/cooking-tips/favorite-foods/and-the-wiener-is-big-bite-best-overall-hot-dog/article.html I've encountered Bar S as a "cheap ho...

Regional hot dogs

by kdibble 1 month ago

What are some good hot dogs brands around the country. In Hartford we had grote & weigel and i really like them. We also had Hummels out of new haven. I don't mean a hot dog stand. I mean the brand...

Natural casing hotdogs

by foodiehousewife89 3 months ago

I'm originally from the bay area of California and had a craving for home. So I got some casper’s hot dogs because I love the snap of the casing. I was just wondering, what does everyone think ...

CUPID'S Chili for Hot Dogs

by laptopps 8 years ago

My father LOVES Cupid's Hot Dogs and ate there back in the 1950's (at the Cupid's in North Hollywood.) We have since moved out of state but I make sporadic trips back to the Los Angeles area. You...

Pigs in a blanket - what sauce or dip?

by Sarah 9 years ago

Planning this as one of many snacks for a party -- what sauce if any? For kids and adults..

Coney Island Hot dogs in new castle?!?!? [Pgh]

by Jenny 15 years ago

Last night on ON Q there was a segment on a potential race track in new castle, whilst interviewing the townspeople about it they spoke to a gentleman who owns a Coney Island Hot Dog shop there! ha...

What do you do with "Hot Dog Water"?

by ipsedixit 8 years ago

You know, the water that you use to boil hot dogs (assuming you boil them)? Seems like such a waste to just dump it. I'm thinking Hot Dog Water might be good for making oatmeal, grits, or eve...

Tailgate Dogs & Sausages open in New Rochelle...

by gutreactions 12 months ago

It is at North Ave. and Eastchester Road, New Rochelle, just up the road from IONA and across from New Rochelle High School. Tailgate Dogs & Sausages opened a month ago serving a variety of hot dog...

Natural Casing Hot Dog Brands in NYC Area?

by zackly 9 months ago

I'm looking for an all-beef natural casing hot dog available in the NYC CT or Westchester suburbs. I know the usual suspects like Nathan's and Sabretts but I'm wondering if there are some other bra...

Wilda's Grill | Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Recommended by one of my local team mates, Wilda's Grill was the answer when I needed to find an eatery for one of our vegan members. Besides vegan cuisine, Wilda's serves up decidedly carnivorous ...

Texas Weiners

by Learnedtoe 18 years ago

I am doing a study of the Texas Weiner phenomenon in New Jersey. Please post your thoughts on best/original/unusual/relatives of the Texas Weiner. Also anything on the unusual spelling would help.

Best hot dog in Manhattan is @ Harry & Ida's

by ipsedixit 4 years ago

Best pastrami hot dog, to be precise. Not a hot dog *with* pastrami. But a hot dog made *from* pastrami. Comes garnished with pickled onions (as well as umami rich mushroom sauce and parsn...

The Dog Den White Plains, NY

by Jon1856 1 year ago

Short and longer stories. 1) If in White Plains after 4 PM Sunday, Monday or Tuesday, can get free sample of the +/- 50 kinds of Hot Dogs as they do staff training. 2) As they just about own Bronx ...

DJ's Clam in Wantagh

by Gastronomos 1 year ago

I played LOTTO this morning: https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/dj-s-clam-shack-review-seafood-restaurant-in-wantagh-serves-new-england-flavors-with-a-tropical-twist-1.14615421

Coney Island Texas Weiners as they used to be (and recipe for the real sauce!)....

by Ed 16 years ago

Does anyone around Scranton remember how good Coney Island Texas Weiners used to be? The man who owned that restaurant made great hot dogs! After he passed away, his kids wound up fighting over t...

The Gaff (Waltham, MA)

by BostonBestEats 1 year ago

GAFF DOG: 3.5oz all-beef Kayem, spicy candied bacon, caramelized onion, grilled pineapple, brioche, house-made chips ($10) at The Gaff (Waltham, MA). Also had a Gritty McDuff's Black Fly Stout (...

The Best Hot Dogs in the Bay Area

by Gitmo6 10 years ago

Every year, a group of hot dog lovers rent a limo and visit five hot dog places to find the perfect dog. After two years, our results are as follows: We graded these places on the basis of 1 (horri...

Hazel's Hot Dogs (St. Augustine, FL)

by BostonBestEats 1 year ago

WE CAN'T TELL YOU WHO MAKES THEM: But they are from NEW JERSEY! I've been driving past HAZEL'S HOT DOGS for years while on vacation in "The Ancient City" (St. Augustine is America's oldest city)...

Steven's Dogs | Pedregal Playitas | Ensenada

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Steven's Dogs, located across the highway and up the hill from the Hotel Coral, was a great find. Unfortunately, it suspended operation a month after our visit in June 2017. But the owner is trying...