Best Hot Dog Joints In The Sacramento Area

April 25, 2011 11:14 AM

With summer rapidly approaching, we all seem to start to crave a plump, juicy hotdog. We have taken the guess work out of where to find that perfect hotdog; check out the ‘Best Hot Dog Joints in the Sacramento Area.’

Wiener Works

5207 Madison Ave #C
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 334-8711

This restaurant specializes in hot dogs, sausages and kraut dogs. Wiener is known to serve extremely large portions, so be sure to bring your appetite. The establishment also serves a large selection of beer, and it changes as brands come and go, so you can expect something new occasionally. Also, Wiener Works is home to the “Wonderdog”, which 14 inches of hot dog on a loaf of soft French bread.

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The Wienery

715 56th Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 455-0497

This restaurant is truly one of East Sacramento’s best kept secrets. The Wienery opened 35 years ago, and has made some of the best hot dogs in the Sacramento area. The Wienery specializes in old fashioned steamed hot dogs, but isn’t a one-trick-pony show… the establishment also makes soups, chili, salads and sandwiches. Also, if you’re a vegetarian, they offer a veggie dog! Check it out!

Sacramento Top Dawg

2014 Del Paso Blvd.
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 924-3294

Noted as one of ‘Sacramento’s best kept secrets’, Top Dawg is known as a fantastic place for families to come and enjoy themselves. Top Dawg’s specialty is hot dogs, but they also have pulled pork sandwiches, ice cream and much more. Check them out!

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Capitol Dawg

1226 20th Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 444-1226

This establishment is a place for good friends and great hot dogs. Capitol Dawg serves beef frankfurters, and a variety of delicious sausages, prepared for you grilled or ‘doganator’ deep fried, with your choice of fresh and tasty toppings. Also, Capitol Dawg prides itself on the fact that they cook with 100% cholesterol and trans fat free oil.

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