Best places to get a hotdog in London

Best places to get a hotdog in London

In the midst of National Hotdog Month, here are the best places to get your hands on the German creation in the capital

Much like pet lovers are often divided into 'cat' or 'dog people', there seems to be a similar divide in the food world. When it comes to getting your hands dirty with some delicious meat enveloped by bread, do you go for hamburgers, or hotdogs? The debate over which one is better will never end, but, in celebration of National Hotdog Month (which definitely is a thing), we've compiled a list of all the best locations where you can show your true colours and favour the sausage over the patty.

Big Apple Hot Dogs

#WorldCupofHotDogs from #BAHD. This is the #Saudi Arabian option. #Halal beef sausage, with tabouleh and Jajeek.

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The recipe might be Polish, but the sausages are 100% made in Britain. You can expect only high quality ingredients from Big Apple Hot Dogs, which are all sourced from within the UK. They call them 'Sausages That Make You Smile', and if you happen to find their truck at an event, or book one of their 'sausage parties', their surely will.
170 Caledonian Road, N1 0SQ, 0207 833 0876


'Jamaican Me Horny' 🙊 ..The newest dog on the block - 100% chicken sausage, homemade slaw & a jerk marinade that packs a punch from @mamasjerk. Absolute filth!

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Starting out as a market stall in Camden in 2013, Popdogs has ventured out into the UK by bringing their homemade, locally sourced creations to festival venues. Follow them on social media to know where they will be popping up next, and expect to be served with a cheeky sausage innuendo.
Various locations.

Oh My Dog!

🌵#NOSHVILLE picnic teaser🌵 We stopped by #KERBanist @growlerslondon's house this afternoon ahead of our Americana hoedown on Friday for a preview of Charlie and Lara's one-off Deep South dishes and you are all in for a treat. @growlerslondon have been wowing us with their fermented chilli butter Portuguese pregos since they joined our #InKERBator one year back... but this backyard creative Americana themed explosion (incorporation @frankshotsauce and @frenchsmustard - that's our theme this…

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The exclamation is well deserved, with their Heritage breed Frankfurters proving to be a hit in Camden Lock Market. Open 7 days a week, you can take a stroll down to their truck on your lunch break and decide between a Chilli-SteakDog, a DeputyDog, or one of their rotating specials, all served in demi-brioche buns.
Unit 62, The Loft, Camden Lock Market, NW1 8AF

Herman ze German

Look at’em right off the grill!! Sizzlin’ beauties! 😍
Friday night has never been better! Oh yeaaahhhh!
#hermanzegerman #ourwurstiszebest #bratwurst #bockwurst #friyay

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As the very German name suggests, this is the best place to get a genuine german hotdog. Missing the original hotdog, Azadeh and Florian started importing meat from their trusted family butcher in 2008, and their business has been growing ever since. With a very personalizable menu, you can be sure to get a proper German hotdog exactly to your taste.
Various venues.


GOOOOOOOOAL!! We’re gearing up for the quarter finals this weekend with a **Knockout Hotdog Sweepstake** The rules are simple:
#1)Each country will have its own hotdog #2)Losers are knocked off the menu after each match #3)Following the final, the winning team’s hotdog will bask in the glory of staying on the menu for one month!

Get behind your team (and hotdog) now!
#gameon #instafootball #fifaworldcup #football #instarussia #bubbledogslondon

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Champagne and hotdogs might seem like an odd combination, but that's exactly what Bubbledogs is all about. Every hotdog on the menu can be made into a vegetarian option, and there's even a chocolate hotdog if you have a sweet tooth and are feeling adventurous. If you fancy a champagne recommendation while you're at it, you can go on their website and get one based on what your day was like, what you like to snack on, and who's your favourite James Bond (yes, really).
70 Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury, W1T 4QG

Engine Hotdogs

Oh Yeah! Hot Diggidy Dawgs! #defconcheese -
Triple Cheese Lava ladled on a sausage for your pleasure.
#hotdogs #foodtruck

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A 1959 Citroen HY van that used to be a fire engine is the unlikely travelling kitchen at Engine Hotdogs. You can check out their social media to see where they are parked at any given day, or even hire them for your private event. Choose between pork, beef or vegetarian sausages, and you can even add some fiery sauces (just remember the van doesn't put out fires anymore).
Various locations.

Kurz and Lang

My favourite way to serve wurst! #kurzandlang #patatoes #wurst #Germany #London #food #sausages #instafood #good #instagood #online #foodporn #instadaily #delicious #picoftheday

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Even though they currently do not have a physical location, Kurz and Lang will happily deliver their delicious sausages to your doorstep. With a selection of freshly made Bratwursts, all gluten-free, you can also add some condiments to your order, to make it as faithful to the original as possible.
020 7993 2923

Chilly Katz

Hot dogs are the perfect snack on a sunny day like today 😻 Stop by at our shop at Lyric Square, Hammersmith and grab one. Why not pair it with a refreshing milkshake. 🌭🌭🌭😼😼 #hotdogweather #milkshake #hotdogs #sunny #summer⠀
#londonlunch #food #lunch #hammersmithfood #hammersmithlunch #londonfood #londonfoodie #londonfoodblog #foodblog #foodblogger #foodporn #eeeeeats #tastetable #icelandichotdog #hotdog #london #icelandic #icelandicfood #westlondon #foodlover…

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When you think 'hotdog', Iceland might not be the first country that comes to mind, but Chilly Katz is here to change your mind. A 'staple for the modern Viking', their hotdogs can be vegetarian and even vegan, and you can pair them with a salad for a healthy alternative to greasy chips.
18 Beadon Road, Hammersmith, W6 0DA

Not Dogs

Don't leave the comfort of your home this Sunday... let us come to you #Birmingham via #Deliveroo or #UberEATS! Enjoy a Not Dogs feast delivered! 🚘🚘 #feast #happysunday #delivered #fastfooddelivery #plantbased #meatywithoutthemeat #veggiedog #veggiefood #veggieburger #food #vegetarian #notdogs #veggie #hotdog #entrepreneurs #meatfree #veggiefastfood #birmingham #fastfood #vegan #veganuk #bullring #chessington #veganfastfood #veganjunkfood #notdogsbirmingham

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If you're a vegetarian and are tired of scouring restaurant menus for the one option that you can eat, you will have no such problem with Not Dogs. Katie and Jane used to be in your shoes, and they did something about it, creating this veggie-friendly alternative to traditional hotdog places. Even the nuggets, fries and milkshakes are vegan!
Chessington World of Adventures, Leatherhead Road, Chessington, KT9 2NE

Auntie Anne's

I’ll take one of each. Don’t judge me 🙄⠀

#auntieannes #auntieannesuk #pretzels #snacks #instafood #yum #pretzeldogs

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You might be used to grabbing a pretzel from Auntie Anne's, but they do dogs too. If you'd rather have a cup of mini hotdogs to have on the go, or a regular sized, pretzel-enveloped hotdog with a variety of toppings, then Auntie Anne's is just the place you're after.
Various locations.

A Chessington World Of Adventures
Leatherhead Road, Chessington, Surrey, KT9 2NE
B Auntie Anne's
Kiosk P1, Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre, The Broadway, London, W5 5JY
C Chilly Katz
18 Beadon Road, London, W6 0DA
D Auntie Anne's
The Payphone Kiosk, Hammersmith Broadway, 1a Beadon Road, London, W6 8AB
E Auntie Anne's
Mall 2 Kiosk, Brent Cross Shopping Centre, Prince Charles Drive, London, NW4 3FP
F Camden Lock
Camden High Street, London, NW1 8AF
G Bubbledogs
70 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 4QG
H Herman Ze German Fitzrovia
43 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 1RS
I Herman Ze German Soho
33 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 5JU
J Herman Ze German Charing Cross
19 Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6ND
K Big Apple Hot Dogs
170 Caledonian Road, London, N1 0SQ

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