Our story!

Michael LaPidus, John Rot and Dan Chopp love food.  An opportunity arose in a space behind Q-BBQ.  With John and Dan’s years of experience in eating at restaurants and Michael’s years of owning world famous restaurant’s, the trio knew this was the time to put it all together! As a result of their steadfast research and keen sense of the public’s needs, they developed The Hot Dog Company. Bringing the simplest basics of Hot Dog stands while adding a culinary flare that will knock your taste buds out! Classic Chicago Dogs, Deep Fried Dogs, Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs, Burgers, Homemade Italian Beef, Sausage, Gyros, Chicken Sandwiches, Pizza Puff’s, Salads, Bosco Sticks, Fries, Over 70 flavors of Old Fashioned Soda and more……The Hot Dog Company has scrumptious food, awesome staff and a real cool atmosphere.

Meet the customers!


Meet the owners!