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“Hot dogs for everyone”

The Lucky Dog Diner
Ranked #75 of 252 Restaurants in Venice
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great looking little diner, we all had hot dogs and fries with different toppings. The are named after states or cities so you can have the toppings you are used to. We stopped there on are way home from beach so that's not a problem. You can chose to sit inside or out.

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Reviewed July 16, 2014

The hot dogs were great but the fries were not. We used the walk up window and while we were waiting, the cook was on a rampage about something (I think it was hot dogs), saying that if that is what people want they can go to 7-11 and complaining about the laws of gravity and telling someone if they missed that lesson in high school, sorry. It made the wait very uncomfortable. I am a local and I had heard so much about the Lucky Dog. With all the choices we have here, I don't think we will be going back.

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Reviewed July 6, 2014

This little diner makes for a great casual lunch either alone or with friends or family. Easy going, simple menu - homemade shakes (no mix, just real ingredients), superb fish tacos (Friday's only), a wide variety of hot dogs - and friendly service make this a great little oasis to chill out and enjoy an unhurried and relaxed moment.

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Reviewed June 7, 2014

This is one of our favorites in Venice, Florida. A cool little sp[ot with a diner atmosphere, counter and table seating, clean, bright, souvenier's, great service, friendly staff.... It's got it all. The place specializes in over 25 kinds of hot dogs, plus the usual sandwiches, drinks etc. We did lunch there twice while in Venice. The owner came over and spoke with us, turns out his wife is from our hometown of New Bedford, Mass. I believe he said he met her there when he was in the service. He was very familiar with the city as well. See you again next year Luicky Dog for another fun experience.

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Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

It was 4 of us who got hot dogs. They were not bad but nothing all that special. Service was great and the food came out fast, which is why they get that fourth star. 4 dogs, 2 sodas and a plate of fries came out to about $20.

Thank Pablo H
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