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Great American Dog


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


American, Seafood, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

DH and I swung in here after seeing the sign boasting of Maine lobster rolls - what the heck? Let's give it a go. Well it turned out to be a really nice surprise. Turns out the owner is from Maine and had his own...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ImaginAVL
Reviewed May 23, 2019

If you're in the area I would suggest that you try them out before visiting the local fast food restaurants and judge them for yourselves.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank beautifulady66
Reviewed March 31, 2019

When we want a good hotdog, we go to Great American Dog. They’re large, with natural casing and cooked just right. They’re not cheap but they’re the best you can find in Hendersonville. We only go to Hot Dog World when they have a coupon....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 907leslie
Reviewed December 1, 2018

My wife has a craving for hot dogs every once in a while. Of course, we had to visit the Great American Dog for lunch when we were in Hendersonville. We were greatly surprised by the variety of food on their menu (hot dogs, burgers,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank stormkrow8
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

What a nice experience. We saw an add in a local paper and looked at the reviews and thought we should try this place. We have traveled New England and we are from Central Florida. We love lobster rolls and seafood. We had the roll,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Carbill12
Reviewed November 10, 2018

We saw good reviews about this place so decided to try it, we called and ordered take out, fish and chips, New England clam chowder, and a cheese burger, we got home and found the cheese burger was left out of the order, so our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank rusty a
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

I stumbled on this colorful restaurant and had to have one of their famous Chicago hot dogs!!! WOW! It was FANTASTIC! And I love the crunch! I was astounded to see Belly Clams on the menu!!! The only time I’ve seen them was in New...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank 16foodief
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

You can drive the 1000 miles to Portland Maine, or spend 500 dollars to fly there, OR you can wait til this great restaurant has WHOLE BELLIES and get as many as YOUR belly can hold. Better IMHO than oysters, this specialty is fried just...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank schdyannie
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Been meaning to stop here for some time as I pass through Hendersonville at least a couple times a year. I a couple of the best Chili dogs I've experience. Fries were great too. I will be back to try other offerings.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Dewayne R
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the shrimp po boy although it was good it's too pricey for how small it is and when asked if i wanted to make it a combo, I said yes... you would think you would get a combo price but no not here.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Kristine B
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November 21, 2017|
Response from Hildagunta | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but it is one of the best I've ever had & not too salty.
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