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All 48 Rockport Restaurants

Top Dog

2 Doyle Cove Rd, Rockport, MA 01966-1636
978-546-0006
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Ranked #11 of 48 Restaurants in Rockport
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Takeout
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Mts of western NC
Top Contributor
457 reviews 457 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

Located at Bearskin Neck this little restaurant serves a delightful lunch of simple fare. All types of toppings on hot dogs and surprisingly one of the best (and least expensive) lobster rolls around. We had one of those lobster rolls which was as good as they get. Also had the Boston Terrier which is a hot dog smothered in baked... More

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Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

We tried the italian greyhound (peppers and onions). This is a fun little place, and the hot dogs were great!

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Syracuse, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I went here with my husband and sons when we needed a quick dinner in Rockport. Ordering has never been this amusing. Reading the names of the hotdogs is a form of entertainment. We had hotdogs and fried fish. Everything was tasty and fresh. My 11 year old son said his fish was better than the fish he had at... More

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

First off the hotdogs are tasty and the combinations are unique, but the names are a hoot! I especially love the Seeing Eye Dog! Has a great carrot relish, which I think the owner said was his grandmothers special recipe. I think the schnauzer has sauerkraut....It's just a fun good place to eat!

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Massachusetts
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Strange comment from someone below about the owner 'going out so a long wait' - maybe it was late in the evening or early morning. In the summer, there are always 5-6 people working behind the counter. If you want seafood, there are plenty of choices in the area, this place is primarily a hot dog stand - they offer... More

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Cornwall
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This place has great atmosphere, huge queues and great fried clams!!! Once you've got your order go and sit around the back and watch the cooking and take it in. Very interesting place. We loved it!

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Middletown, Connecticut
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116 reviews 116 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

It's an easy choice if you don't like seafood or need a break from all the Fishermans platters you've consumed while on vacation (it just always looks and smells so good!) Unfortunately we got fried items which is so subjective to the fry cook; look I was a poor college student a distant time ago, spending my summers working to... More

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Rockport, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Great spot to stop and get a hotdog with whatever kind of topping you want on it. We love to walk Bearskin Neck with our dog, so we can order and then sit outside with him. They also have a fantastic lobster roll. One of the best on Cape Ann.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

What's a cool little place on "the neck"! Not a big place but great character and a must try if you are in Rockport. Great hot dogs (dress your own or pick from cool options on the menu) and fried clams.

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Kingston, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I wanted to try this location, but as I was arriving, the owner / operator was leaving after serving 6 people, and was going to be away for 'about 30 minutes'. Not going to wait that long for a hot dog!

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