America’s Best Hot Dog Is Sold in New Jersey, New Ranking Says (But NYC Has No. 2)

The best hot dog in America can be found in New Jersey.

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This Stratford landmark has been serving its fried hot dogs for 82 years, according to The Daily Meal. More on Danny's here.
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This Long Branch institution has been serving up its famous hot dogs on the Jersey Shore since 1928.
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Nathan's in Coney Island is by far the most famous hot fog stand in the entire country. More on the New York icon here.
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This no frills Connecticut hot dog stand is known for its signature deep-fried hot dogs.
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Walter's in Mamaroneck hasn't changed their hot dog recipe since it first opened in 1928, according to The Daily Meal. More on Walter's here.
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Super Duper Weenie in Fairfield serves up some of the best hot dogs around, according to their faithful customers. More on the restaurant here.
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Jimmy Buff's is a Garden State legend. Their Italian hot dog comes complete with onions, peppers and sliced potatoes. More on the eatery here.
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Crif Dogs has two New York City locations and serves up its unique hot dogs at both. More on the local chain here. PDT (or Please Don't Tell) has "the most elevated hot dog experience in the country," The Daily Meal says.
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This bargain stand serves up hot dogs all night long. More on Gray's Papaya here.
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The namesake of this hot dog stand, Charles Feltman, is credited with inventing the hot dog in Coney Island in 1867. More on the iconic stand here.
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Katz's Deli may be known for its towering corned beef and pastrami sandwiches, but it also has the third best hot dogs in the nation, according to The Daily Meal. More on the iconic eatery here.
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Rutt's Hut in Clifton, New Jersey is home to the best hot dog in America, according to The Daily Meal. The iconic eatery has been serving fried hot dogs since 1928. More on Rutt's Hut here.
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