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Boston Hot Dog Co.

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60 Washington St, Salem, Salem, MA 01970
+1 978-744-4168
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11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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73 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were just in Salem for a short lunch stop and was glad to have found this small specialty hot dog shop for a quick bite. As can be seen in one of the posted photos the choice was overwhelming but what we decided on was delectable - hot dogs still not a staple in Australia. Convenient also to be... More 

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Thank tony9tn
Burkburnett, Texas
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116 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

No, seriously. This is by far the best hot dog restaurant I've ever been to. The service was great, the food was phenomenal, the price was perfect, and I wish we had one in Texas. If you're visiting Salem and want to grab lunch, go here! You won't regret it.

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Thank Fuzzlette
Teesside
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37 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read about this place on TripAdvisor & wanted to try it out on our day trip from Boston. As my partner is a vegetarian, it was nice to see a selection of vege hot dogs on the menu. We weren't disappointed with our hot dogs & also enjoyed the Boston baked beans! Would definitely go back again.

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Thank LindaTeesside
Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick bite to hold us over until a sit down lunch but one hotdog quickly lead to two and we left full. They have a huge selection of unique hotdogs and a few side dishes like beans or Mac and cheese. The staff were super friendly and gave recommendations. It was quick and well priced.

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Thank Anne R
Glen Burnie, Maryland
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104 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I'm not a big hot dog fan. Honestly, if it wasn't for my husband I would probably only eat hot dogs once a year, with that being said, I gave in and went to the Boston Hot Dog Company. I ordered the Thai Hot Dog. Oh, my, God, it was so good. I didn't expect Thai peanut sauce and sautéed... More 

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Thank Christina T
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

You think it they have that topping for ur dog. Nice flavor & not cheap on the toppings. Staff is very nice w/smiles. Very clean as well. So stop in for a quick bite & leave full.

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Thank Ken K
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109 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I thought the food was pretty good. I was disappointed with the staff. They were unfriendly and were complaining and cussing.

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Thank Paul880123
Wakefield, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful tasting, quick service and a friendly smile, everything you could ask for in a hot dog stop. Lots of varieties of toppings, we had the california, chicago, boston, and a chilli cheese dog, my picky son had Mac and cheese. I would totally recommend if you are looking for,a quick hot dog!

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Thank Katrina_bryant
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

The owner is so cool! No line (this was at 2pm) SOa GOOD. I had Southern Slaw! YUM! Got NY and Saturday Night for my son and NANA! I had to restrain myself from not eating another! I'm going back! They even have Vegatarian dogs! Which I will try next time, I missed it on the side wall as I... More 

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Thank Christine M
Toronto (Scarborough)
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very good dog, I loved the bun and any option you'd reasonably ever want on a dog. The woman behind the counter was just a likeable woman. I'd go back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$8
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Washington St, Salem, Salem, MA 01970
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-744-4168
Description
We make awesome hot dogs! We have all the fantastic standards, Chicago Dog, NYC Dog, Boston Club Dog, but we also have newer additions to the menu. Wisconsin Mac & Cheese Dog, delicious soups, and specialty sandwiches such as Pastrami will make your mouth water. Not limited to carnivores, there are 7 vegetarian dogs as well.

Top it off with North End challenging cannoli and you have all the makings of a great stop on your visit to Salem.

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Concord, Massachusetts
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?