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Snag Stand Gourmet Grill - Melbourne Central

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by Ashley Wallace (subscribe)
Melbourne event enthusiast and moderately priced food eatery reviewer that expects Top Notch service and the use of fresh ingredients at all eateries.
Published August 5th 2014
Snag Stand no silly sausage
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Opposite The State Library and right near busy Melbourne Central Station is a hot dog joint worth raving about. The vibrant yellow signs and outdoor sitting area beat the drum for tasty and fun hot dogs.

The Snag Stand is serious about it's hot dogs though, calling them 'haute dogs'. It is home to arguably the most delicious gourmet hot dogs in Melbourne, made from quality meats and soft brioche rolls. As well as American Classics and German Bratwurst selections, The Stag Stand has hot dogs on offer inspired from cuisine all over the world.

Try the Greek inspired lamb, rosemary & oregano, or the Chicken and Rocket on a poppyseed bun. The 'Backyarder' is a testament to the Australian BBQ, with aussie beef and tomato sauce, on a rustic roll with creamy coleslaw, smokey bbq cheese and cheddar cheese.

Things are also looking up for your vegetarian friends at The Snag Stand, with numerous veggie dogs available including a vegetarian version of their Spicy Spanish Chorizo.

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Unlike your typical processed veggie-dogs, the Snag Stand uses vegetables like potato and sage to create their dogs. Grilled and served with semi sun-dried tomatoes, baby rocket, chipotle mayo and shredded spanish goats cheese on a brioche roll, the veggie dog here is full of flavour. Prices for both meat and vegetarian options range from $8.90 to $10.90.
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Next time you're around Melbourne Central and want to challenge your notion of what a hot dog is made up of, swing by The Snag Stand and try one of their artisan premium 'haute dogs'. If you are feeling extra greedy you can order a side of onion rings or chilli fries. A side of regular chips and a drink will set you back an extra $4.90.

The food is made to order, so relax and take a seat at the snag stand, and watch the busy city go by on the corner of Latrobe and Swanston St. If it's a cold day, the Spicy Chorizo hot dog and gas heaters and will be sure to keep you warm.

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Why? Gourmet snags inspired from Australian and International cuisines
Phone: (03) 9639 6544
Where: Cnr La Trobe & Swanston St Melbourne VIC 3000
Cost: $8.90 - $10.90 hot dog
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