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Hot Dog Heaven

#611 of 2,926 Restaurants in Orlando
Certificate of Excellence
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5355 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32807-1816
+1 407-282-5746
11:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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144 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hot Dog Heaven has been serving "Chicago Style" (and many other styles) of hot dogs since 1987 so you know they have to be doing something right! Well they are. The hot dogs are very tasty. You can get your hot dog, either in regular or jumbo size, in a variety of styles. From plain, to cheese dog to chili... More 

Thank Ilovetotravel1962
Kissimmee, Florida
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624 reviews
532 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm always looking for new and interesting places to eat for lunch when I'm at work on the far side of Orlando. I don't particularly love or hate hotdogs however I wanted to give this a whirl since it was a little bit different. The only downside is that off you're not familiar with the highways and streets directly around... More 

Thank Michelle B
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Husband & I have been coming here for years! Owner & associates are fast & efficient so if ya need a quick lunch, they'll serve ya fast. Oh & of course the Chicago hot dogs are the best (with the works including the bright green relish!) Remind me of my sweet home Chicago!! Love all the Chicago memorabilia too!

Thank orlandobop54
Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

I know this sort of place is the 'norm' for Americans but for Brits (especially) this kind of roadside diner is the stuff of movies. At the side of Colonial (SR50) is a diner with a ubiquitous in-your-face giant hot dog on a fork. Whenever we are in Orlando, we always take time out to drop in and eat. Inside... More 

Thank ParttimeBob
Orlando, Florida
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We've been coming to this place for years now during our lunch break. The owners are so nice! Food is fantastic and reasonable. You can't go wrong! Try it out, I guarantee you'll be a regular just like us!😉

Thank Swiss M
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Authentic Chicago hot dogs just like your in the windy city All authentic ingredients As good as youll find anywhere Chicago included A bit out of the way in Orlando But if your in the mood Dont miss it

1 Thank LEB-FLA
Longwood, Florida
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256 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

If you are looking for any of the tried and true hot dog stands from Chicago, this assuming small white building will surely bring back memories. Nice array of hot dog selections. Whether regular or jumbo in size, the hot dogs have good snap, the buns steamed as expected, and finding yourself eating several in a single sitting is the... More 

Thank RPhTraveler
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Just like home..we always make room for Hot Dog Heaven while on vacation in Orlando..Super taste, that pop of the dog when you bite into it..all Chicago style buns, genuine Vienna products..dogs,beef and all the rest...totally recommend a trip to Hot Dog Heaven..this time we're taking jarred relish home...

Thank Pat O
Orlando, Florida
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105 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The best hot doggery in Orlando. The Chicago style jumbo basket is the best. Celery salt and the sport peppers along with a steamed bun. Mmmmmm They do the fries in peanut oil I believe and they are the best. Only downside is that when busy the line wraps around the inside of the restaurant making it difficult to access... More 

Thank -abrije-
Tampa, United States
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

So excited to have found this place!! For some odd reason, a good hot dog is hard to find in Orlando! On my visit I tried two different kind of hot dogs. The Chicago Dog reminded me of my many trips to Chicago - no difference - very authentic Chicago dog. Which means this... it was incredible! The other dog... More 

Thank Bonnie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5355 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32807-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-282-5746

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?