With A Secret Sauce Recipe That Dates Back To 1935, Deerhead In Delaware Pretty Much Invented Chili Dogs

Delaware is an underrated state for foodies. So many people think you have to travel to Philadelphia or Maryland to find the best restaurants around. Well, if you spend any time in the First State, you’ll soon find out just how many great luncheonettes, diners, restaurants, and cafes there are to discover. One hole-in-the-wall hot dog stand, Deerhead, has been a local favorite for generations.

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Read more about Deerhead and its fascinating history on its website.

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