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Dog House

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114 Boone Square St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2561
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Hillsborough, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

We go by and pick them up all the time. Wife is hooked on them and got to admit they are among the best. Also grab some fries to munch on on the way home. Oh yes, their apple turnovers are great too.

Thank Landon W
Edenton, North Carolina
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105 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Heard this was the best hot dog stand around. Hot dogs were terrible. None of us enjoyed them. Can't believe this place is an institution. Locals must be nuts.

Thank TeamJOKE
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Terrific dogs. All beef option. We opted for the German Shepherd (sauerkraut and spicy mustard) and the Sausage Dog. That was some serious pedigree. Nice folks. Fast service. I love the hydrant garbage cans.

Thank Mangia69
Durham, North Carolina
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62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Let me begin by saying that I don't even like hot dogs - well, not really. I only eat them at one place in this country and it is a Podunk town with the population of 600. After leaving an inedible restaurant in Hillsborough (Jay's Chicken Shack) one fateful afternoon we were frustrated and just wanted to feed our children... More 

Thank CarolinaMomofTwins
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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130 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The Dog House offers a "dog house" themed variety of hot dog choices, all of which are slightly whimsical, yet traditional. The Bull-Dog (mustard, slaw, onions, chili), Boxer Dog (mustard, onions, chili), Collie Dog (mustard, slaw, chili) down to the Ol’ Yallow (mustard, melted cheese, bacon bits), German ShepherdTM (spicy mustard, sauerkraut) and Chihuahua (Pico de Gallo, chili) all offer... More 

Thank banjoal
La Vergne, Tennessee
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

Great hot dogs and this is a definite place that we eat at when in the area. One of my favorites is the Germans Shepard. Naming after dogs was a cute thing.

Thank Franklin R
Noblesville, Indiana
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I've eaten here a few times and I have to say it was just okay. Service was decent. Being from a large Midwest city known for it's hotdogs, this does not even begin to compare or even come close. It's probably fine for some, but not for me.

Thank 482TeresaR_
Mebane, North Carolina
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152 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

Ok, I'm not big on fast food, but, sometime you just get in the mood for a good dog.... My wife and I usually stop here on the way home from Durham, and they have everything from the Ol' Yeller (mustard and bacon bits) to the German Shepard (spicy mustard and kraut). They're quick, clean, reasonably priced, and a great... More 

Thank Tyaskin
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Try three or four dogs at a time - one just won't do it! My favorite is coleslaw and mustard or chli & cheese

Thank George B
Surfside Beach, South Carolina
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

We go to Hillsboro about 6 times a year and always try and make a dog house dog one of our meals. Nothing fancy but good quality at a good price. I wish they had one of these in Myrtle Beach.

Thank Alan S

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
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Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Boone Square St, Hillsborough, NC 27278-2561
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: 919-644-0100

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?