If you’ve recently found yourself having non-stop hot dog cravings, we have the solution for you. Here are nine delicious hot dog joints you need to try out. Never mind trying to choose one; we recommend taking the next couple of days to try them all out.
1. Hungry Cow
Hungry Cow’s spicy chilli dog has everything you could ever hope for, from slow-cooked chilli and guacamole, to home-made onion relish and, wait for it, nachos.
One of the most famous Maltese food stands right now, this Sliema hot dog joint has hundreds of customers returning on a daily basis… and once you take their advice and “try their sausage”, you too will be hooked.
One of Malta’s first food barrows, The Hot Sausage Company shot to fame near the entrance to Baystreet’s Bridge in Paceville, and will remain a staple in our hungry hearts.
According to this Mellieħa eatery, “you’ve never tasted a real hot dog until you’ve tasted a Grand Slam Chili Hot Dog.” And judging by that photo, they seem to know what they’re talking about.
Now solidly a part of the Online Maltese Food Porn Hall of Fame, New York Best’s hot dogs are (understandably) one of their bestsellers.
Hank’s Chicago Hot Dog has enough melted cheese and caramelised onions to make you want to drop everything you’re doing and head on down right now. And if you do that, please get us a couple too.
You know their hot dogs are good when simply saying Sandro’s gets people drooling.
9. Every festa gabbana
If you’ve ever been to a typical Maltese feast, then chances are you’ve been tempted into getting something from those traditional gabbani (food trucks) before. And their hot dogs are probably one of the best items on the menu for a late night cheat.