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Traditional Thanksgiving Dog– Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy topped with cranberry sauce w/ choice of turkey dog or Hebrew National dog... 6.75

Green Bean Casserole Dog– House made green bean casserole topped with French’s fried onions…  6.25

Faux Thanksgiving Dog – Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes with house made vegan gravy with cranberry sauce…  8.25

Pumpkin Pie SHAKE(20 oz.) House made Pumpkin Pie mixed with handmade ice-cream by the Venice Ave. Creamery… $6.75

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We have the best food around and an atmosphere to match. Try us and you'll be convinced!

Our recipes are authentic and time-tested. The ingredients are always fresh.


Mad Dogs Hot Dogs © Est. 2010

Thank you for visiting our Website!

​If you are feeling a little homesick and need a taste of home to pick you up.  We are proud to announce we have officially brought back our salads and wraps in a separate unit but in the same plaza we now have our healthier option right here in the same plaza, go to madsalads.com and check out our salad/wrap options and soups...! What makes us unique is, we try our best to recreate a taste of home by putting combinations that are popular from your state, city, town or country!  Our trained staff will gladly make recommendations or assist you in making up your own creation... Just ask us! We have dozens of different variety of hot dogs, sizes and brands. We have been here since March of 2010, and we have covered many, many places from New York to Europe to Canada and everything in between...!!!

Owners, Maria and Mitch Smielowitz, opened their doors in Venice Florida in March of 2010 and in November of 2021 opened Mad Salads, also...

The success of our businesses comes from our very own 

customers, who have become like family since we opened, and our way of saying thank you is by continuing to serve our exceptional Food, providing outstanding Service and top notch Quality.  Just ask them! 


     ******      Dont want to wait... call ahead... Its good food, made to Order....941.493.3086       *******

Our History

Our menu is truly One of a kind!

see for yourself, just click on the link above and check out our full menu. From our gourmet hot dogs, hot delicious sizeable appetizers and scrumptious desserts, our meal will have you leaving satisfied. We are vegetarian / vegan friendly and gluten friendly, we do our best to accomodate certain dietary restrictions.  Just ask us!  And dont forget to top it off with classic handspun milkshakes, rootbeer floats, fruit smoothies(v) and ourlemonade and ice tea bar which includes a variety of  specialty flavors and toppings, just ask our friendly staff.  

Mad Dog Updates and News: 

November 2022 Specials are out!!! 


Also, Due to staffing issues we have temporarily CHANGED OUR HOURS to Monday thru Saturday 11 to 4...

Did you know....

*Mad Dogs Hot Dogs and Mad Salads are both in the same plaza

*We are very excited to have been ranked 6th in Florida for the top 10 places to visit in Florida for hot dogs, thank you to all our customers who are the root of our success.... 

                                                                      EST. 2010       ​​​​

 M A D   D O G S

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                               " Not your Ordinary hot dog and so much more.... "