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​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 and check out our salad/wrap options and specialty 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...!!!

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Operating HOURS... Monday thru Saturday 11 to 4...

*Please note: Kitchen closes promptly 5 min. to closing, feel free call ahead and pick up*

Did you know....

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

                                                                      EST. 2010       ​​​​

 M A D   D O G S

                             H o t   D O G S...        

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




Our History

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

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

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

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! 

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 free 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) which includes a variety of  specialty flavors and toppings, just ask our friendly staff.