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Mad Dogs Hot Dogs

2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
+1 941-493-3086
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“chicago dog” (10 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
“italian beef” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast food
2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotdogs and the bag of sweet potato fries were such an indulgence! Was kind of surprised the place was so busy. Would go back and try that egg salad hot dog?!

Thank chs80
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only thing this place is missing is parking and a patio to eat at. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced and the waitstaff was friendly and informative. The Italian Beef sandwich is huge and fry portions are generous. My son has a...More

Thank JandKHaus
Reviewed 21 March 2018

They have lots of different types of dogs to choose from or build your own. Really good fries and shakes even salads. You can feed a family of 4 for less than $20.

Thank Lynda C
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Tiny little place but you could read the menu for hours!! I had the NJ all beef dog, and my husband had the Chicago and a tamale, I had the lemonade which was very good and he had a specialty soda in root beer! The...More

Thank Sherrie D
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Mitch and Maria have created a delicious, friendly, and passionate business where they love to serve their customers with genuine warmth and care. I traveled down to Mad Dogs on Super Bowl Sunday because I was craving a hot dog..but I’m vegan. I learned about...More

Thank spagal10
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This is always a great experience. The variety of hot dogs is amazing and the staff is ALWAYS such a pleasure! Anytime we have people come visit us from out of town Mad Dog is always on our list to take them to. Such a...More

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Drive up, order and take away.... or eat (outside) on narrow patio. Park in Galleria lot. Fairly cheap. Very nice people. Dr. Brown's sodas, which are not easy to find.

Thank resident344
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped by off of a recommendation for a quick lunch and left satisfied. This small unassuming building had a menu of over 20 specially dogs, an array of sides and home-made desserts, amazing milkshakes and overall great food. They even offer some some gluten free...More

Thank Aaron A
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Based on so many excellent reviews decided to bite the dog. Got drool on my shirt reading the menu board. Went with the Chicago, mate did a corn dog (why?) and was pleased but will look for something more mainstream next time (kinda hot pepper,...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Arrived not long before closing time a were greeted with a very welcoming and friendly smile. Food was lovely, we had three hot dogs, a massive portion of fries and onion rings for well under $20. However when trying to find the shop keep your...More

Thank Ian G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2059 Tamiami Trl S, US 41 Entrance on Alligator Dr - Galleria Plaza Center, Venice, FL 34293-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-493-3086
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Not Your Ordinary Hot Dog. Creative & delicious hot dogs of varying themes. Drive-thru hot dogs! With Pizazz!
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