Using a pillowy bun as a barrier, hot dogs are safely protected from environmental hazards such as open manholes and greasy-handed schoolchildren. Enjoy snugly shielded eats with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of sausages, sandwiches, and more at The Hot Dog Spot, located at 2771 Monument Road, not far from the airport.
The Hot Dog Spot's namesake nosh is presented as a canvas for customization. Start by choosing your breed of frank from a list including grilled foot-long ($3.39), boiled ballpark ($1.69), grilled ballpark ($2.09), Chicago-style ($3.19), and corn-coated varieties ($1.69); then load the linear meat with chili, cheese, sauerkraut, slaw, grilled onions, and grilled peppers to your belly's eyes content ($0.50 each). Or, play host to a sausage studying abroad and give an Italian, Polish kielbasa, or bratwurst a safe place to stay in your belly abode ($3.39). Other savory options include the Philly-style cheesesteak sandwich with mayo, grilled onions, and grilled peppers ($5.19 for 6 inches, $8.99 for 12 inches, and $5.29 in a whole-wheat wrap); the buffalo chicken with lettuce, tomato, and ranch ($5.19); and chicken wings ($6.49 for 10). Round out your repast by adding a side of onion rings ($1.99), bacon cheese fries ($2.99), or baked beans ($1.19).
The Hot Dog Spot's casual environment ameliorates first-date jitters with nostalgic corn-dog sharing and memories of state fairs past. Even if you opt to go alone, you'll find that the handheld hunger-zappers are ideal dates themselves, as they hold your hand, take long walks with you, and actually prefer it if you get something stuck in your teeth.
Four Google Mappers give The Hot Dog Spot an average of four stars:
2771-32 Monument Rd.
Jacksonville, Florida 32225Get Directions