Bark Hot Dogs

474 Bergen St.
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Critics' Pick
Best Of


  • Sun 11am-10pm, Mon-Thu 12pm-11pm, Fri 12pm-12am, Sat 11am-12am
  • $$
  • Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair accessible
  • Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Snack Food
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Not Accepted
Bark seeks to elevate hot dogs to gourmet status, and partly succeeds. The franks are proprietary links made near Syracuse, New York, with a pork-beef combo, exhibiting a thrilling snap when you bite into them. The toppings stay on the conservative side (our fave is the "pickle dog"), and the weenies come in at around $5 each, which may seem a little steep. You can probably recoup some of that cost if you order one of the off-price beers. (Taps come from nearby Six Point Ales in Red Hook.) While the onion rings suck, the fries--especially the gravy-cheese "disco fries"--are definitely worth ordering. A handful of seasonal specials (such as the sandwich of fried pork shoulder, jowl, and cheek) betray a greater ambition than just wieners.

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