Dog Haus

First Fro-Yo, Now Beer: Dog Haus Debuts Self-Serve Taps

Dog Haus, a Southern California–based hot dog concept, is in the final stages of implementing self-service beer stations in two locations. The self-serve iPour system allows customers to pay for a pre-loaded card and make their selections on an iPad attached to beer stations in the store.

Dog Haus cofounder Quasim Riaz says this allows the restaurant to provide more diverse beer offerings, despite its small footprint.

Adam Gertler Joins Dog Haus as Official "Würstmacher"

Dog Haus, the gourmet hot dog, sausage and burger concept, has officially named Adam Gertler the "Würstmacher" (sausage-maker) for the rapidly expanding restaurant. In his new role, Gertler will oversee the production and creation of Dog Haus' proprietary sausages, which include everything from a Spicy Thai Red Currywurst to a Chicken Fontina Sausage to Dog Haus' signature Pastrami Dog.

Dog Haus Debuts 4th Location, 1st Franchise Unit

Dog Haus, the Pasadena-based concept, will open its first franchise location in Canoga Park, California on June 14th.

Located at 6501 Topanga Canyon, the restaurant will be the 4th location of the emerging brand, which has plans for more than 50 additional locations to open throughout California, Colorado, and Utah in the months to come.

Dog Haus To Open First Units Outside of Pasadena, CA

Dog Haus, the three-year-old Southern California concept known for its hot dogs, announced the first five franchise locations that will be opening in 2014 as part of its ambitious expansion plans beyond its Pasadena home base. Since the concept began selling franchises in August 2013, the Dog Haus franchisee roster has grown to 11 throughout Southern California, Denver, and Utah, with 51 planned locations on the horizon, including the current five outposts with signed leases.

Dog Haus Sets Sights on Mile High City for Expansion

Dog Haus, the gourmet hot dog concept based in Southern California, is continuing its out-of-state expansion with the announcement of its first franchisee in Denver. With franchisee Jason Bell set to open a location in 2014, the news marks another milestone for the three-year-old concept that recently shared news of a franchisee in Utah.

Dog Haus Opens First Franchise in Utah

Dog Haus, the gourmet hot dog concept from Southern California, announced its first out-of-state franchise in Utah, with locations slated to open in Provo as soon as January 2014, followed by locations in Salt Lake City and Orem.

“We knew Josh and Sue Bushnell shared our brand’s enthusiasm when they insisted on flying all the way out to Pasadena to try our hot dogs, burgers, and sausages,” says Dog Haus partner André Vener. “They’re the perfect ambassadors to bring Dog Haus’ unique creations to the state of Utah.”

Dog Haus Unleashes New SoCal Locations

Dog Haus, the SoCal favorite celebrated for its gourmet hot dogs and one-of-a-kind creations, announces a successful first month of franchise sales with 28 restaurants sold. Lured by the brand’s commitment to community and signature Haus dogs, sausages, and burgers tucked inside grilled King’s Hawaiian Rolls, Dog Haus franchisees are slated to open locations across three Southern California counties beginning in January 2014.


Dog Haus Teams Up With Food Network Show Contestant

Dog Haus, an eatery for gourmet hot dogs, burgers, and sausages, has now partnered with Adam Gertler to serve as the exclusive restaurant featuring Gertler’s Wurst. A finalist on season four of The Next Food Network Star, Gertler’s playful sense of humor and willingness to do anything for a great meal has earned him fans across the country.