We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Cave City

The Dog Pound


Ratings and reviews



Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards, Seating

Location and contact

Improve this listing
Reviews (26)
Filter reviews
26 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chili dog chicago dog potato salad chilli hamburger hot dogs bull dog great little place comfort inn staff was very friendly mammoth cave hotdogs brats toppings cheese flavor homemade
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little hole-in-the-wall is the perfect lunch spot before Mammoth Cave! They have a large variety of hot dogs and sausages! On Friday, he makes a delicious chili as well! Definitely a must stop in the area!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank jlentz24
Reviewed November 1, 2019 via mobile

Loved the hot dogs, and the potato salad is the only recipe I've ever had that comes near to my Grandma's.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ashleybW9626KH
Reviewed October 23, 2019

This small, cute hot dog shop located on the road behind the Red Roof Inn is really, really good! I had the chili dog with cheese and onions and the potato salad, and really enjoyed it. It was still warm enough to sit outside on...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank LisaMarieOhio
Reviewed October 21, 2019

If you like (*love*) hotdogs, then visit this place for the best damn organic hotdogs that you'll ever taste!!! I was tired, not terribly hungry, just looking to go to my hotel after visiting the nearby Mammoth Cave Wildlife Museum, so the plan was just...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank viet19762019
Reviewed October 14, 2019

This is such a welcoming place. Small but cozy. Plenty of room on the covered patio. Shared the Bull dog and a burger with with my grandson, before heading out to the caves. The opener is so friendly and open. He even had us sign...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank A3368UKwendyt
Reviewed September 29, 2019

WOW! What a find! My fiancee and I were down from Dayton for a weekend get away at the Caves and the Tepee hotel near by. I absolutely love frequently non-chain restaurants while on vacation because of the jewels you find. I tried 2 other...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank JustHere4Dogs
Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed the food and friendly staff. It’s a great place to feed a family of 5 on a budget.

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank DoughertyTravels
Reviewed September 12, 2019

We stopped in here after seeing reviews on TripAdvisor. Our Bull dogs were very good and served in a nice fresh bun. You can improvise your special dog by adding or omitting toppings. Burgers, sausages, and sides are also available. My husband liked the flavor...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank mamaw2
Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

These were literally the best hot dogs I’ve had. The hot dog itself had great taste but the way they make them with the different toppings are amazing. You think roast beef on a hot dog is different, you’re right but try it you will...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank wlc782017
Reviewed August 20, 2019

We stopped by to have a hot dog... ended up getting two! LMBO!! So so so friendly and great food! The interior is great! Indoor and outdoor seating available. Must have when you are in Cave City!!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Shellie A
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 nearby hotels
Comfort Inn & Suites
390 reviews
.06 miles away
Red Roof Inn & Suites Cave City
181 reviews
.08 miles away
Sleep Inn & Suites
680 reviews
.11 miles away
Econo Lodge
296 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 30 nearby restaurants
El Mazatlan
840 reviews
.15 miles away
Bucky Bees Bbq
317 reviews
.16 miles away
Cracker Barrell Old Country Store
481 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Onyx Cave
192 reviews
.55 miles away
Dinosaur World
560 reviews
.52 miles away
Mammoth Cave Wildlife Museum
72 reviews
.81 miles away
Green River Canoeing
17 reviews
.47 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
August 30, 2019|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from stephaniecI7750JW | Reviewed this property |
No, just chips, potato salad, and other sides
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing