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Greatest American Hot Dogs

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7206 Muncaster Mill Rd, Derwood, MD 20855-1215
1 800-570-4243
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

There is such a wide variety that it would be easy to never try the same thing twice! They have several different dog types (including a veggie, which I ate) and loads of toppings. You can create your own or choose from a list of creations they have made or adopted. There are also corn dogs, sandwiches, desserts, fries, etc.... More 

Thank msdebra007
Reston, Virginia
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I forgot to ever write a review about this place, but it was phenomenal. You can get hot dogs with macaroni and cheese on them. They have beer. It's almost like a weird, amazing food truck with a license to serve alcohol. Highly recommend.

Thank Theresa B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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140 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

It is a cute little place behind McDonalds. Great selection of hotdogs and fixings. As some have mentioned, it can get expensive if you try some of the more exotic dogs. But is a nice change from hamburgers. We'll be back again.

Thank FTTN
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Nice variety, good hot dogs but to pay $9 and change for a hot dog with a little bit -yes, a little bit- of pulled pork on top seems a little excessive (I had the hawaiian). My wife had a small, basic hot dog with chili. Two sodas Almost $20 total.

Thank Jorge M
Silver Spring
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90 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

I ate dinner here one evening. There were only 2 other people in the restaurant, but they also cater to carryout customers. I ordered a Reuben-style hot dog, an order of fries, and a drink. It took nearly 30 minutes for my food to arrive. They told me they were preparing a large carryout order which came in just ahead... More 

Thank Charles G
Germantown, Maryland
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100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

Tried two different hot dogs with the cheesy tater tots and deep fried pickles. Everything tasted great! The only complain is the fact the hot dogs itself appeared not have been cooked to order, from the look (wrinkled and tuff exterior) and taste of the hot dogs; it appeared to me that the hot dogs were previously cooked and had... More 

Thank Jean-F K
Highland, Maryland
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

George has a passion for hot dogs...so I had to take him to this place to try it. He had the All American..minus ketchup and pickle..loved it. I had the Frank's and Beans. I am not a hot dog lover..but it was pretty good. They also have veggie dogs, turkey dogs, chicken dogs and lots of choices...kind of amazing really.... More 

Thank Highlandlass38
Laytonsville, Maryland
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161 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Love a good hot dog? Most people think of the toppings and condiments- not the dog itself. That's why most will love this place- loads of choices! Quite unique in the area. Because of the uniqueness - Wait time for orders exceeds most expectations for fast food. Be prepared. The dogs themselves are as expected. If you like plain dogs,... More 

Thank PapalBull
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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348 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

These are not american hotdogs and there are no Americans working there. Service was poor, dirty place, food expensive and horrible. The worst ever. $7.40 for a bad dog. Never again...this place is very disgusting

Thank riva9129
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

If you are a true hotdog lover, then you'll love this place. They have all kinds of toppings for their dogs and they are all yummy!

Thank TaraFun

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $8
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7206 Muncaster Mill Rd, Derwood, MD 20855-1215
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Derwood
  • Phone Number: 1 800-570-4243
Specializing in gourmet hot dogs from around the country, Whirly Fries, and Waffsticks. Try "true-to-form" Chicago Dogs, NY Dogs, Jersey Dogs, DC Dogs, WVA Dogs, AZ Dogs... even try the new Rockville Reuben Dog and Annandale Koreatown Dog!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?