Wienerschnitzel Celebrates 55 Years With 55-Cent Hot Dogs

Wienerschnitzel Celebrates 55 Years With 55-Cent Hot Dogs

Anniversary Offer Available All Day Long on Monday, July 11th

Wienerschnitzel Celebrates 55 Years With 55-Cent Hot DogsWienerschnitzel, Home of America’s Favorite Chili Dog, is slashing the price of three classic hot dogs to 55-cents each in celebration of the company’s 55th anniversary. All day long on Monday, July 11, hot dog-lovers can enjoy Wienerschnitzel’s famous original Chili Dog, Mustard Dog, or Kraut Dog for less than half the everyday price!

“To celebrate the return of summer and this milestone anniversary, we’re excited to offer the 55-cent throwback price to our amazing fans as a ‘thank you’ for supporting Wienerschnitzel since our founding in 1961!” said Doug Koegeboehn, Chief Marketing Officer for Wienerschnitzel. “A lot has changed in the world over the past 55 years, but our guests have always been able to count on Wienerschnitzel for a delicious chili dog at a great value. We’re looking forward to many more years of serving up America’s favorite hot dogs!”

Wienerschnitzel fans are encouraged to mark their calendar for July 11 to take advantage of this one-day offer. Come hungry, because guests can order up to ten dogs at just 55-cents each!

Please note: The 55-cent hot hog special is available at participating locations on Monday, July 11, only. Deal valid for Original Chili Dog, Mustard Dog and Kraut Dog only. This offer does not include 100% All Beef or Polish Sausage. Cheese and tax are extra.


Founded by John Galardi in 1961 with a single hot dog stand in Wilmington, California, Wienerschnitzel ( is a bona fide pioneer of the limited-service food industry. Today, Wienerschnitzel is the world’s largest hot dog franchise and home of America’s favorite Chili Dog. Based in Irvine, California, the parent company, Galardi Group, franchises restaurants throughout the U.S., including Wienerschnitzel, Hamburger Stand, and Tastee Freez. An iconic American brand with a devoted following for over 50 years, Wienerschnitzel is poised for exponential growth, both domestically and internationally. With a refreshed marketing focus, Wienerschnitzel has received tremendous media attention and accolades including Franchise Times’ “20 to Watch” and voted Best Fast Food in Southern California by the readers of Los Angeles Daily News for five years and running. In 2016, Wienerschnitzel was ranked #146 in the coveted Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500. Additionally, the company recently introduced a unique next generation store design featuring a smaller footprint and a lower cost of entry; while the simple menu allows for easy execution and lower food costs.  As a family owned and operated company, Wienerschnitzel is in a unique position to always put its franchise partners first and is actively recruiting passionate franchise candidates to grow with the brand during this very exciting time.  For more information on owning a Wienerschnitzel, visit or contact Ted Milburn – Director, Franchise Development at