Top 5 Hot Dogs & Bratwurst in London – Updated
Burgers might be big right now… but you should always save room for a sausage or two!
We’ve picked out five great hot dog & bratwurst purveyors in London – wrap your chops around these delicious bangers, and you might never go back to burgers! Bring on the hot dogs!
Ze underground Soho one
Tasty sausage on the campest street in town. Our fave yumyums include Smokey Pork, Chilli Beef & the extra fat BOCKWURST!
Our Farringdon Fave
Kurz & Lang | 1 St. John Street, Smithfield, London EC1M 4AA, Farringdon | Wurst & Bread: £4.85/Wurst, Bread Potatoes & Sauerkraut £5.95
Our favourite authentic German bratwurst with very tasty sauerkraut & great sausage flavours on rotation. Top picks include:
Käsewurst – pork and beef with melted cheese inside (44% pork + 26% beef + 20% cheese)
Currywurst – the spicy one: sliced with curry-sauce (81% meat)
London’s Hot dogs & Champagne Hotspot
Champagne & hot dogs, hot damn that’s a tasty combination. Flavours include:
BLT (bacon wrapped with caramelized lettuce and truffle mayo)
PLOUGHMAN’S (homemade piccalilli, apple, beer pickled onion, cheddar cheese)
BREAKIE (with fried egg, tomato relish and black pudding bits)
Get Yourself a Huge Pole!
Big Apple Hotdogs | Old Street Cart, 239 Old Street, London EC1V 9EY & now at Euston Station too | From £3
A wonderful foodie start-up with delicious dogs including:
The Huge Pole 8 inches of a magnificent pork & beef blend. Seasoned with sage, mace and cayenne pepper, this big fella will satisfy the hungriest stomachs around. Be sure to book an after-lunch nap.
The Pimp Steak All beef, and all tasty, The Pimp Steak smacks you in the kisser with a healthy punch of garlic, paprika and black pepper. Once we’ve pimped your dog, you’ll never look back.
London’s New Top Dog
Top Dog | 48 Frith Street, Soho, London,W1D 4SF | From £5
The new dog on the block is Top Dog and their vegan option is a great place to start:
CORN ‘N’ GUAC TOFU: organic tofu dog with corn salsa, guacamole, shallots, radish & spicy mayo.
CHILLI ‘N’ CHEDDAR pork dog with beef chilli, cheddar, pickled red cabbage, sour cream, chives
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