Pink’s Las Vegas
Planet Hollywood (street facing storefront)
3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
With one of the tastiest menus — yes, an entire menu focusing on some of the most delectable dogs ever — Pink’s has been frequented by some of the most notable people in the world. One taste and you’ll know why. Chili cheese fries with that? Even better, you can access Pink’s from the street and keep moving down the Strip. Pink’s is worth the extra couple bucks for the whole experience. Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:30 a.m. to midnight; weekends, 10:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Chicago Tasty Dogs
9711 South Eastern Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89183
Sometimes you just want to have a great hot dog and get on with your day. Yum, yum, fast and furious and in a great neighborhood — a favorite that remains consistent. This is a perfect classic hot dog with all the fixings. When you just have to have one, it’s Chicago Tasty Dogs for pure beef. Hours: Monday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The Lunch Box
4632 South Maryland Parkway, Suite 20
Las Vegas, NV 89119
The Lunch Box is a Las Vegas locals’ lunch favorite, especially for quick, no-risk daytimers. With tasty toppings like caramelized onions, sauerkraut, Chile con Carne, cheddar and green onions, there’s no way you won’t be back to The Lunch Box. Try the Chilean Dog. Not to mention, The Lunch Box has soy and turkey dogs on request. Hours: Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs
New York-New York Hotel & Casino
3790 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89103
Although Nathan’s is a nationally recognized brand, many locations are independently owned and heavily monitored for quality control and enforcement. Considered to have one of the highest in taste and quality in a frankfurter, Nathan’s has been delighting the most discerning purveyors since 1916. Add kitschy-fun decor and the ambience of New York-New York and you’ll feel like your own Manhattanite food critic. Extra onions, please. Hours: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to midnight.