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Top Dog

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2 Doyle Cove Rd, Rockport, MA 01966-1636
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had the German Shepherd, loaded with fresh saurerkraut, my husband had the Mutt, we both had clam chowder, split the small order of fries which was HUGE. Went back for seconds on the dogs, never had buns that tasted sooo good before. Easy on the wallet, friendliest service, grabbed a table outside & couldn't have been happier. Just go!

Thank oyster1175
Boston, Massachusetts
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330 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For someone looking for a quick bite to eat, this place is a great place to visit. While having some great hot dogs, burgers, and seafood, you can also sit back and watch the Sox game. Make sure to try the onion rings and other tasty apps!

Thank Aram1121
Ware, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food excellent service and great prices! They have great choices . The hot dogs are available in pretty much every way you can think of! But if hot dogs aren't your thing (as if) they offer burger sliders! Lobster rolls tuna rolls! Beer and wine!! Waaaat! Great place and great time .

Thank Danod1
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As you explore Bearskin Neck in Rockport you must head over for lunch or dinner (or snack) to Top Dog. They serve the best hot dogs, served in so many different versions. I love the German Shepherd (topped with sauerkraut, onions and spicy mustard). They also have amazing fried clams, fresh and topped with tartar sauce. Great price and great... More 

Watertown, New York
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the fried clams and French fry basket. It was easily enough for 2 of us to share it for lunch. Homemade tartar sauce was delicious.

Thank teachermom_10
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, better service. Perfect for lunch. Recommend to any visitors and locals. Never had a better hot dog, and there are many roping options.

Thank megandoull
Baltimore, Maryland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times on annual trip to Rockport. Great little spot. Friendly staff. Cool. Awesome dogs, special dogs and even fried clams Etc if you want. This year was pleasantly surprised to see the addition of 3 beer taps!! What's better with a dog than a cold beer?!

Thank Jcaples
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you really love hot dogs this is the place for you. One of the best hotdogs I had. I got the seeing eye dog (relish, viidalia onions and carrots. They have so many to choose from. It is on a little side street on Bearskin Neck near all the shops. Don' miss this one.

Thank DiP54
Baltimore, Maryland
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104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we knew we would be in Rockport, we were sad to think we would miss this place. We thought it would be closed when we got there, but it was still open at 8:00. Glad they were. We got a few of their excellent dogs. They are tasty, of course, but it's the "snap" as you bite into the... More 

Thank LouiseQ
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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147 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stopped in here for lunch. I got a hot dog and some mozerella sticks, my daughter got chicken finger. It was decent. It's more of a quick stop place you order your food wait for them to call your number. Seating is on the limited side but it was a good time.

Thank Nina P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Doyle Cove Rd, Rockport, MA 01966-1636
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: 978-546-0006

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