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1200 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720-1840
+1 302-328-1838
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10:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 00:00
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New Castle, Delaware
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368 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every once in a while I stop into the Doghouse for lunch. They have one of the best chili cheese dogs I have ever tasted. Stop in and judge for yourself.

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Thank Curt K
Smithfield, Virginia
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been going to the Doghouse for about 35,years. We live in Virginia, have family in Massachusetts so the stop there is about the halfway point. We always get a large steak & cheese with mushrooms and fries. The flavor is wonderful, consistent through the years. The staff is always friendly and fast. Thanks Doghouse...keep it... More 

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Thank LSNS2652
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Old school counter service. Fast paced friendly . Extremely clean . A cast of characters who work and frequent the establishment. Avoid fast food and go to this unique one of a kind place

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Thank James T
New Castle, Delaware
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368 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Whenever I feel like a chili cheese dog, I always go to the Doghouse. A friend introduced me to this place back in 1995 and I have been coming ever since. Once you are seated, you get served fairly quickly. You cannot beat their prices either. This are foot - long hot dogs folks, not the little ones everybody else... More 

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Thank Curt K
New Castle, Delaware
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I know it's th Dog House and most people get dogs but they have the best grilled cheeses. I don't know what they do but they are awesome. You have to get the fries too..........mmmmmmm

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Thank Jennifer C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This place is one of the last diner experiences in the area. The place is great for a dog, steak sandwich or hoagie. I love this place and will keep coming back when I'm in the area!

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Thank Michael G
New Castle, Delaware
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have been going to the Dog House for the past 40 years. Great food, great staff and love sitting at the counter.

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Thank Lovelewes123Italy
New Castle, Delaware
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82 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Food is not bad, but not that great either. Average at best, but you do get a lot of food for the price. Pizzas are large in size, but can sometimes taste like cardboard. Sandwiches are a good size. The fries (with cheese) are really good here, but outside of the fries, everything else is either just okay, or a... More 

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Thank MsGetThere
apopka
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is a family owned restaurant it has been there since I was a small child my parents use to take me there often they have the BEST foot long hot dog! their cheese stakes and pizza are really good too they are always busy they have a counter and stools or you can get it to go!

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Thank tmh131
Bear, Delaware
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Dogs, Subs, Pizza--no bad choices here. Top quality, great tasting. The pizza has a great thin crust and is loaded with toppings. The dogs are great with chili, and the steaks have great flavor. The bread/rolls are fresh. This place is like stepping back in time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Pizza, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:30
Monday
10:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 00:00
Thursday
10:30 - 00:00
Friday
10:30 - 00:00
Saturday
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 N Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720-1840
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  New Castle
  • Phone Number: +1 302-328-1838

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