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The 10 Best Hot Dog Spots in Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Want to find the best Hot Dogs in Seattle? To get you the definitive list of the finest Hot Dogs spots in Seattle, we analyzed the finest review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Explore everything you need to know about the best Hot Dogs restaurants below.

Find the perfect Hot Dogs spot

Dog In The Park

American · $7 avg. price for 1 hot dog
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Matt's Famous Chili Dogs

American · $4 avg. price for 1 hot dog
Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Joe's Grilled Gourmet Dogs

Seattle, Pioneer Square
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Galaxy Rune

American · Western · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Fremont
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Victory Lounge

Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

The Mountaineering Club

Western · $18 avg. main dish
Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5


German · $9 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Seattle Tavern & Pool Room

Seattle, Georgetown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0


American · $4 avg. main dish
Seattle, Industrial District
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

The Frankfurter

Seattle, Waterfront
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best Hot Dogs in Seattle. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 4854 restaurants in Seattle, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1116 lists and articles from experts at Foursquare, MSN and Eater and more. All with some Feastfox magic. Yes, we even looked at Foursquare - The 15 Best Places for Hot Dogs in Seattle, MSN - The 4 best spots to score hot dogs in Seattle and Eater - A Guide to the 9 Best Hot Dogs in Seattle to pull this list together. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Hot Dogs aficionado in you will rejoice.

Hot Dogs Checksize

See what Hot Dogs costs, on average, in each neighborhood. Expect to find the most expensive Hot Dogs at University District, and great deals at Georgetown. These average prices of 1 hot dog are a great way to gauge overall restaurant pricing.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 hot dog# Hot Dogs spots
University District$154
First Hill$62

Drink pairing tips for Hot Dogs

  • Enjoy mortadella hot dog with Grüner Veltliner

    For an elevated experience, pair your mortadella hot dog with Grüner Veltliner. This combination works particularly well because this white wine cuts through the richness of the sausage.

  • Take Italian sausage hot dog to the next level

    Experts suggest pairing a Italian sausage hot dog with a glass of Porter, a popular beer.

Interesting facts about Hot Dogs

  • A whole lotta hot dog

    Joey Chestnut holds the record for eating the most hot dog in the world by finishing no fewer than 75 in one sitting. Could you top that?

  • The first ever

    Mr. Feuchtwanger is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous hot dog.

  • A hefty price-tag

    How much would you be willing to pay for hot dog filled with smoked cheese bratwurst, butter teriyaki onions, maitake mushrooms, Wagyu beef, foie gras, black truffles, caviar, Japanese mayonnaise, brioche bun? In 2014, someone in Seattle paid $169.

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