The Golden Gate bridge in San Francisco

The 5 Best Hot Dog Spots Near Oakland

Updated: October 14, 2021

What goes well with ketchup and mustard? Oakland's best hot dogs can be found at these great venues! We analyzed the best review sites, included expert and diner reviews, and created this list of top hot dog joints. These are Oakland’s go-to places for cheese dogs, corn dogs, and Coney Island dogs!

Find the perfect Hot Dogs spot

Park Burger

American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Glenview
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Big 7 Travel

    The 7 Best Burgers In Oakland California

    Big 7 Travel
  • SFist

    The 11 Absolute Best Burgers in Oakland, Berkeley, and the East Bay

    SFist

Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers

American, $$, OaklandAmerican, $$Oakland, Piedmont Avenue
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0
  • 510 Families

    Kid-Friendly Restaurants In The East Bay - Burgers & Dogs

    510 Families
  • CultureTrip

    Top 10 Restaurants On Piedmont Avenue In Oakland, California

    CultureTrip

If you travel further

The Smokehouse

American, $, BerkeleyAmerican, $Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

IKEA Restaurant

$, Emeryville$Emeryville
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Bunz

American, $, BerkeleyAmerican, $Berkeley
Google: 3.2
Yelp: 3.5

How does it work?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Hot Dogs craving shouldn't be so tough. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28999 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 2955 lists and articles from CultureTrip, 510 Families and SFist and others were carefully reviewed by boam. Don’t bother looking for CultureTrip - Top 10 Restaurants On Piedmont Avenue In Oakland, California, 510 Families - Kid-Friendly Restaurants In The East Bay - Burgers & Dogs and SFist - The 11 Absolute Best Burgers in Oakland, Berkeley, and the East Baywe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. 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. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips for Hot Dogs

  • Go for Grüner Veltliner with mortadella hot dog

    To elevate your mortadella hot dog experience, we recommend some Grüner Veltliner to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this white wine cuts through the richness of the sausage.

  • The ideal pairing for Italian sausage hot dog

    When having Italian sausage hot dog, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Porter, a popular beer.

  • Pinot Noir with your savoury hot dog

    If your food palns include Hot Dogs, then you should consider helping it along with some red wine. We find that a Pinot Noir, with its hits of cherry, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Interesting facts about Hot Dogs

  • Celebrating Hot Dogs

    The United States celebrates their appreciation for Hot Dogs in style with the annual Chicago Hot Dog Festival. Expect all things Hot Dogs at this popular event.

  • The priciest dish

    Ever wondered how much the most expensive hot dog ever sold for? The sale price reached $169, in Seattle, The United States in 2014.

  • The history of hot dog

    The next time you bite into a delicioushot dog remember to thank Mr. Feuchtwanger who is responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

Parking info

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Hot Dogs spot.

Also popular here