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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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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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pontevedra
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Good place to grab a bite. There is a great choice of hot dogs for a reasonable price. You can also have the option of "building" your own. The ingredients seemed fresh and were really tasty. You paid when you have finished eating at the place. Really good service! I recommend it!

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Thank maripes
Glen Burnie, Maryland, United States
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The reason I was drawn to this place was the vegetarian dog options. You can get any of their specialty dogs with a veggie dog, or try one of the many flavored veggie dogs. I hardly knew where to begin! I'm not used to so much selection as a vegetarian! I got the Salem Trolley Dog veggie style (lettuce, tomato,... More 

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Thank Heather S
Naperville, Illinois
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142 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

I am not a fan of hot dogs, but my husband considers himself an expert. He had a Chicago Dog. Being from Chicago, and having had dogs from hundreds of city Hot Dog Stands, he knows a good Chloe dog when he tastes it. Boston Hot Dog Co passed his test with flying colors! Very unusual!! SO I am rating... More 

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Thank Kidsfirst1
New Milford, Connecticut
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We had been walking in Salem Massachusetts all day and we saw the Boston hotdogs fine we went in service great food reasonably priced

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Thank Kathy M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Superb hotdogs- I have no idea how they remember all the different varieties but service was amazing and quick! Had our first taste of Boston Baked Beans here and they along with the hotdogs were amazing!!

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Thank Vikki F
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

The idea is smart the choices of hot dogs all sound tasty but not executed properly also didn't care for the casing of the hot dogs did not like wouldn't go back

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Thank Derek M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$8
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?