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Founded: 1961

Founded in 1961 with a single hot dog stand in Wilmington, California, Wienerschnitzel is one of the true pioneers of the quick-service food industry.

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Wienerschnitzel is celebrating one of the best days of the year in America by offering guests an incredible deal on their world-famous Chili Dogs.
July 16th, 2024
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, opened its latest location in the Lone Star State on June 29.
July 3rd, 2024
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog concept, announced today a new addition to its executive leadership team, Doug Koob.
April 25th, 2024
Wienerschnitzel is celebrating one of America's favorite unofficial holidays by introducing and giving away new desserts to their loyal fans.
April 17th, 2024
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, has officially kicked off a major path of growth in the Pacific Northwest with a new restaurant opening in Spokane on February 23rd.
March 14th, 2024
In a testament to excellence and unwavering success, Wienerschnitzel has once again taken home top dog on Entrepreneur’s prestigious Franchise 500 list.
February 1st, 2024
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, has officially taken its fan-favorite hot dogs down south for the winter.
December 7th, 2023
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest and leading hot dog franchise, announced today a new limited-time menu offering officially launching on October 2.
October 3rd, 2023
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, announced the opening of its newest Arkansas location on September 16, this time in the Springdale community.
September 14th, 2023
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, is putting down new roots in Arkansas, with the brand’s first location in the state opening in early June.
May 17th, 2023
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, announced its latest development initiative, this time with a newly introduced ghost kitchen model.
May 2nd, 2023
Wienerschnitzel is on a global growth trajectory and bringing its fan-favorite hot dogs to Ecuador, officially marking the brand’s entrance into South America
April 5th, 2023
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Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, has proudly debuted a limited-time franchise incentive program.
January 18th, 2023
Wienerschnitzel has announced the promotion of longtime company executive Rusty Bills to Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
October 4th, 2022
Ladies and gentlemen, put away your spoons! Wienerschnitzel brought its delicious Froot Loops* Dipped Cone and Shake back just in time for National Cereal Day (3/7/22).
March 7th, 2022
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog franchise, is proud to announce J.R. Galardi has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer effective February 1, 2022.
February 7th, 2022
Wienerschnitzel is proud to announce the signing of an exclusive development agreement with Tejas Dogs, LLC, to build 20 new Wienerschnitzel restaurants throughout Arkansas over the next 12 years.
January 20th, 2022
After years of receiving requests for vegetarian-friendly hot dogs, Wienerschnitzel finally found a tasty plant-based Veggie Dog worthy of its menu.
January 6th, 2022
Wienerschnitzel has elevated the chili cheese dog and created a crave-worthy collection so distinctive and yummy, they’ll leave you wanting more.
December 28th, 2021
November 12th, 2021
On Veteran's Day, Wienerschnitzel is offering veterans and active-duty military a FREE Chili Dog, Small Fries and a Small Pepsi as a token of their appreciation for their service.
November 1st, 2021
Wienerschnitzel is making it possible for you to enjoy a tasty culinary delight from Oktoberfest without leaving the comfort of home.
September 17th, 2021
Wienerschnitzel has been a pioneer in the quick-service food industry for 60 years.
September 7th, 2021
Summer is here, and Wienerschnitzel is cooking up some delicious seasonal favorites you don't want to miss!
June 28th, 2021
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Wienerschnitzel is treating Dads to something special for Father's Day. On Sunday, June 20th, the world's largest hot dog chain is giving Dads a delicious Old Fashioned Sundae for FREE!
June 18th, 2021
Wienerschnitzel continues its successful run on record same-store sales - up 16.8% in 2020 - and the iconic hot dog franchise has not slowed down through April 2021.
May 11th, 2021
Now, the family-owned restaurant chain is ready to expand its successful business model internationally and take the hot dog global.
April 20th, 2021
Things are shaking up at Wienerschnitzel! The largest hot dog chain in the world has once again partnered with OREO, the iconic chocolate cookie, to create new OREO Cookie shake flavors.
March 12th, 2021
Wienerschnitzel, the largest hot dog chain in the world, is destination for all things delicious and now they've gone the extra mile with their three Hot Dogs from Around the World.
March 1st, 2021
Wienerschnitzel is bringing its Big Game deal back and it's as delicious as ever!
February 4th, 2021
Wienerschnitzel, the iconic hot dog franchise, has experienced a 22% average sales increase across the brand, over the past 6-consecutive months, from May 1 – October 31, 2020.
November 17th, 2020
Wienerschnitzel, the world's largest hot dog chain, is making National Fast Food Day extra special by cooking up some delicious deals you won't want to miss!
November 16th, 2020
On November 11th, Wienerschnitzel offers veterans and active-duty military personnel a Free a Chili Dog, small fries and small Pepsi as a token of their appreciation for their service on Veterans Day.
November 9th, 2020
On November 3rd, celebrate National Sandwich Day with a Hot Dog! Wienerschnitzel invites you to enjoy National Sandwich Day with the best sandwich there is, the Hot Dog.
November 3rd, 2020
Now at Wienerschnitzel, you can get your hands on these crispy, fried, scoop-shaped potatoes loaded three mouthwatering ways.
October 28th, 2020
You don't need a special day to enjoy life's simple pleasures, but if you're looking for one, swing by your nearest Wienerschnitzel or Hamburger Stand on National Dessert Day (9/22) and celebrate with something sweet.
September 22nd, 2020
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Wienerschnitzel, the largest hot dog chain in the world, is giving customers a delicious reason to celebrate National Wienerschnitzel Day.
September 8th, 2020
Ladies and gentlemen, Ooze Fest has arrived at Wienerschnitzel and it's going to be epic! Experience unsurpassed deliciousness with the chain's new cheese sauce taking the spotlight on three fan favorites.
September 1st, 2020
Wienerschnitzel, the world's largest hot dog chain and home of Tastee Freez, is serving up exactly what your taste buds are craving on National Root Beer Float Day.
August 5th, 2020
The largest hot dog chain in the world, Wienerschnitzel, is celebrating National Hot Dog Day with a special deal on one of America's favorite foods.
July 22nd, 2020
Wienerschnitzel wants you to enjoy some tasty summertime favorities without feeling the heat!
June 23rd, 2020
Wienerschnitzel is proud to announce a new area development agreement with Lake Charles-based, Henderson Family Restaurants, LLC.
May 27th, 2020
For their World of Wieners event, Wienerschnitzel tapped into culinary delights from three different countries to create new dogs so delicious, they'll drive taste buds wild.
May 5th, 2020
Wienerschnitzel is now serving more of those last-spoonful feels with its brand new Froot Loops Dipped Cone and Shake.
April 28th, 2020
To "shake things up" on its dessert menu, Wienerschnitzel partnered with Oreo to launch three new Oreo Cookie Shakes in Strawberry, Coffee and Mint flavors that promise to satisfy any sweet tooth.
March 6th, 2020
Volunteers from Wienerschnitzel, home of America's favorite Chili Dog, will be joining Roc Solid Foundation on February 6, 7 and 8th to help build custom backyard playsets for three local children battling life-threatening illnesses.
February 3rd, 2020
Whether your hosting your own Game Day Viewing party or attending one, be the MVP by picking up some delectable delights at Wienerschnitzel.
January 28th, 2020
Want to spruce up your favorite holiday dishes and slay those seasonal recipes? Add some savory chili sauce, used to top off some of the most coveted food items at Wienerschnitzel, to your festive holiday fare!
December 11th, 2019
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Wienerschnitzel has something nice! Starting Friday, November 29th through Sunday, December 1st, the world’s largest hot dog chain is treating guests to a free Pumpkin Spice Dipped Cone with any purchase.
November 26th, 2019
For the first time ever, customers can purchase 15-ounce cans of the same delicious chili sauce used to top some of their favorite Wienerschnitzel foods for only $5.
October 31st, 2019
Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is proud to treat American heroes who serve or have served in the armed forces with a complimentary meal and drink on Veterans Day (November 11, 2019).
October 29th, 2019
Wienerschnitzel, home of America’s favorite chili dog, is celebrating its namesake holiday, National Wienerschnitzel Day, by offering guests a free Chili Dog with purchase on Monday, September 9.
August 30th, 2019

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