The 15 Best Hot Dog Spots In The Country

The citizens of New York were shell-shocked when the news spread that the Gray’s Papaya in Greenwich Village had closed its doors suddenly. For those that have grown up in New York, Gray’s Papaya hot dogs and their signature fruity drinks have been a well-loved, late-night delicacy. Unfortunately, Gray’s has fallen victim to the timeless tale in New York of landlords raising the rent too high and having to close up shop. The last standing Gray’s Papaya is still alive in the Upper West Side, and New Yorkers are praying this one stays around for a while. But just in case, we thought we’d recommend some tasty alternatives to help dry those eyes. So, to all you hot dog lovers everywhere, here’s a reason to eat your heart out.

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