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The Dog House and More

106 N US Highway 41, Corner of 1st Ave NW, Ruskin, FL 33570-3707
+1 813-419-4325
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (23 reviews)
“hot dog” (36 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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106 N US Highway 41, Corner of 1st Ave NW, Ruskin, FL 33570-3707
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With all the great reviews, maybe I expected too much. Our food was just okay. Portions were small and it wasn't as inexpensive as touted. Coleslaw came in a cup you might get condiments in. Fries were good. Only bright spot was the Shrimp Avocado...More

Thank Elaine G
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this place today because it was close to doctor's office. After today I will make this the destination. Fried clam po-boy was great. Fish tacos absolutely terrific. If it wasn't raining would have gone back for dinner.

Thank Eli B
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Let me preface this by saying I HATE eating outside, but when it's the only option you get over it. My husband got the philly and a side of fries, both awesome. Good smoke on the meat. I had a grilled fish taco and fried...More

Thank littlepuddin
lcsiki, Owner at The Dog House and More, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thanks so very much!

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We frequent the dog house often and it never disappoints! My husband loves the brisket and the clam strips. My kids and I are gluten free so we always get the pulled pork by the pound with the spicy BBQ sauce! I seriously crave this...More

Thank Meghan C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This place was nearby our accommodation, and saw the reviews. Had to give it a try. My wife and daughter shared the seafood platter, and loved it. I tried the fish, fantastic. My son had a dog, not sure he even tasted it. Teenagers, ya...More

Thank 4PATravellers
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You want it, they have it. Hot dogs - yes, but also everything from ice cream to barbecue, fish plates to pepper steak, fried clams to onion rings. And, to say the least - all delicious.

Thank George D
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Tasty barbecue! Quick service. Enjoyed the onion rings and brisket sandwich with good tasting homemade sauces.

Thank Lolli219
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I was surprised when we pulled up outside here, it's not so much a restaurant but more a food truck with a few outdoor seats. However, the food really is great. My husband had the BBQ and said it was really good. I had a...More

Thank zekiep
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great fun eating hot dogs, hamburgers, fish sandwiches at picnic table under a thatched roof. I love coming here when I visit the area. It's SO casual, tropical and vacation like.

Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Called ahead for pulled pork sandwich and sweet tea. Totally yum. Wish there were more dessert choices. Please bring on pie! You can tell this place is authentic by the smoker going right outside. Actually there is no inside!

Thank cegdoyle1
lcsiki, Owner at The Dog House and More, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thanks so very much!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 N US Highway 41, Corner of 1st Ave NW, Ruskin, FL 33570-3707
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ruskin
  • Phone Number: +1 813-419-4325
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Description
We pride ourselves on making everything fresh to order. We make homemade Chili, Chowder, Baked Beans, Coleslaw, Mango Salsa, BBQ Sauces (Sweet, Spicy and White!), Chipotle Mayo, Burgers, Tartar Sauce, Cocktail Sauce, Cajun Sauce...In other words - FRESH INGREDIENTS = AWESOME FOOD! We have our own large smoker which we daily use to smoke our Baby Back Ribs, Whole Chickens, Brisket and Boston Butts (for our Pulled Pork). Our seafood is delivered to us twice a week including Clams from Ipswich, Mass (Whole Bellies and Strips), Lobster Meat from Maine, Gulf Grouper & Shrimp! If you are looking for a great place to eat you can check out our reviews on Trip Advisor, Yelp, Urbanspoon or Foursquare!
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