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Deerhead Hot Dogs

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3301 Lancaster Pike Ste 3C, Wilmington, DE 19805-1436
+1 302-652-4411
11:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 19:00
Sat 11:00 - 15:00
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Wilmington, Delaware
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Closed. A real loss of a long-time hot dog classic.The sauce was an original family recipe - very popular with the lunch crowd.

Thank Drew and B M
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2015

The title says it all. The chili sauce that is on it amazingly good. You can buy some to take home if you like.

Thank AES2302
Wilmington, Delaware
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Depending on the location of the Deerhead Hot Dogs you get different reviews. Lancaster Ave is small and somewhat crappy looking near the High School so they get after school kids, 1/2 decent food. Maryland Ave Largest shop in Wilmington has table staff and they will mix soda's for you again decent food, Christiana location is again on the smaller... More 

Thank TheLadyinRedDE
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2012

We visited Wilmington this wknd and read about how awesome this place was on yelp. It was just okay and terriblely overpriced. Steak and cheese was $11+ for the combo and on the salty side. The hot dogs tasted like they had frozen too long, a little stale and the toppings were nothing special. The service was great and fries... More 

Thank tigerllili
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402 reviews
282 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2012

If you like hot dogs you will like this place. I can take em or leave em. My friend loves their special sauce, but its like mystery meat sauce out of a can. Not that its bad, its kind of tasty but hot dogs don't exactly have a reputation as health food so the sauce just makes it doubly wrong.... More 

Thank Boomerang025
George Town, Grand Cayman
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186 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2011

Hole in the wall chain, where the dogs rule. Only one way ---- spicy meat based sauce, in a roll. Simple fare, very well done in the Texas meat sauce style. Warning: no other dog configurations are offered

Thank vrrooom
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Reviewed 3 July 2008

I love there hot dogs with everything sauce

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Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3301 Lancaster Pike Ste 3C, Wilmington, DE 19805-1436
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-652-4411

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?