M A D   D O G S

                             H o t   D O G S      

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




Est.  2010

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

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​If you are feeling a little homesick and need a taste of home to pick you up, we have just the hot dog for you! 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 almost 7 years, and we have covered many, many places from New York to Venezuela to Canada!!!

‘BIG Bird’ Dog – Crispy chicken, chz sc, bacon bits drizzled with honey mustard… $4.50 

‘Tickle me Pickl-moe’ Dog – Mustard, ketchup, chz sc with pickle spears across the top... $3.25

‘Cookie Monster’ Dog– Crushed oreos, crushed choc chips drizzled with caramel and chocolate syrup…$3.25

‘Oscar the Grouch’ Trash Can- Bacon wrapped, caramel corn, fried onions, ketchup, chz sc, Jalepenos, … $4.75

Bert and Ernie Banana Split SHAKE (20 oz.) – w/ handmade vanilla ice cream by the Venice Ave Creamery… $5.00 

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Show your customers how much you appreciate their business . Our catering can save the day. Imagine our delicious food served at your next function, event, game or special party....  941-493-3086...  we cater all events to your specifications, and our expertise will help make your decision very easy and simple.....   

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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 to fresh salads and wraps and scrumptious desserts, our meal will have you leaving satisfied. We are vegetarian 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 and fresh squeezed Lemonade!

Owners, Maria and Mitch Smielowitz, opened their doors in Venice Florida in March of 2010.

The success of our business 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!