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Many franks: The best places to celebrate National Hot Dog Day in Los Angeles

Every (hot) dog has its day — July 17, to be specific.

If you’re at a loss for ideas to mark this all-American happening, Hoodline can help you ketchup. We crunched the numbers to find Los Angeles's top hot dog destinations — the places that really cut the mustard — using both Yelp data and our own methodology.

1. Vicious Dogs

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Topping the list is Vicious Dogs. Located at 5231 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood, the spot to score hot dogs and more is the most popular hot dog spot in Los Angeles, boasting 4.5 stars out of 1,057 reviews on Yelp.

2. Myungrang Hot Dog

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Next up is Koreatown's Myungrang Hot Dog, situated at 450 S. Western Ave., Suite 313. With 4.5 stars out of 540 reviews on Yelp, the spot to score hot dogs has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Meea's

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Eagle Rock's Meea's, located at 1740 Colorado Blvd., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the spot to score hot dogs and more 4.5 stars out of 290 reviews.

4. Cupid's Hot Dogs

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Cupid's Hot Dogs, a spot to score hot dogs and more in Winnetka, is another go-to, with four stars out of 148 Yelp reviews. Head over to 20030 Vanowen St. to see for yourself.

5. Dirt Dog

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Over in University Park, check out Dirt Dog, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 1,791 reviews on Yelp. You can find the beer bar, which offers hot dogs and more, at 2528 S. Figueroa St.

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