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Mad Dogs Hot Dogs

2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
+1 941-493-3086
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicago dog” (9 reviews)
“hot dog” (47 reviews)
“italian beef” (4 reviews)
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2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
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Reviewed April 2, 2017

Craving hot dogs?? This is the place. Best. Chili. Cheese. Dogs. We inhaled the first one and had to have another it was that good. Smoothies were large and delicious as well. Shaded picnic tables in the back, parking and a drive thru for convenience....More

Thank judi888
Reviewed March 29, 2017

great hot dogs ... real little gem in the middle of a parking lot....great choice of dogs.. all freshly prepared

Thank dearknj
Reviewed March 27, 2017

We saw this place after leaving the movie theater, looked at the menu and said 'We gotta try their Chicago Dogs." We did, and they were just great. Took us right back to Chicago and Milwaukee where they were readily available. Same great dog, same...More

Thank Boaters&Riders
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Mitch and Maria, the owners, hail from NYC and know their way around hot dogs. They have monthly specials as well as an assortment of hot dogs prepared almost 30 different ways. It's a tiny place and all seating is outdoors (covered in the rear)...More

Thank smcnally
Reviewed March 1, 2017

They have hot dogs anyway you like them, great milkshakes, onion rings, and fries. The staff are friendly, helpful, and very courteous. There is tables outside to eat or get your food to go. The price is very good, I believe two of us ate...More

Thank huntrer57
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

After hearing my friends rant & rave about the Italian beef & milkshakes I finally stopped in ! I regret that I didn't stop sooner as the italian beef was so amazing !! It's definitely big enough to share ! Great food & service &...More

Thank Charleen K
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Mad Dogs! has much more to offer than Hot Dogs - Though small in size, they serve a wide variety of choices on their menu and have wonderful, fresh seafood and locally grown produce! Cute clothing for purchase is available too! Waitresses are exceptionally friendly...More

Thank DonnaKay11
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by when I was in the area for a quick bite Great hot dog Highly recommend it give it a try everyone around me seemed to like their food

Thank Joe v
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Tiny but mighty! Tiny location just in front of the Galleria Mall but what they do in that tiny kitchen is mighty good! Create your own or choose from their impressive list of signature hot dogs. We ordered the mad dog hot sauce on both...More

Thank HappyCanadian13
Reviewed January 28, 2017

Love the beef with peppers and au jus! My favorite place to go after a movie. Great people and great food at a good price! YUM!

Thank Jeff T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
$5 - $8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-493-3086
Not Your Ordinary Hot Dog. Creative & delicious hot dogs of varying themes. Drive-thru hot dogs! With Pizazz!
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