The Famous River Hot Dog Man


Float into paradise at Adventure Island during your river tubing, rafting, canoeing, and kayaking trip down the Delaware River in scenic river country. Taste delicious, freshly-cooked island BBQ and enjoy a unique lunch experience on a picnic table in the water. Memorable dining, delicious food and a great memory you'll always cherish!

THE FAMOUS RIVER HOT DOG MAN: Voted the Truly "Unique Restaurant in NJ"

  • "SINCE 1987!": The Famous River Hot Dog Man is the Original River Hot Dog Man that has been serving tubers, rafters, canoers and kayakers on the Delaware River since 1987! This is a MUST SEE stop and winner of the 2008 New Jersey Restaurant Association Award - Voted "Unique Restaurant in New Jersey."

  • ADVENTURE ISLAND: You can enjoy your lunch on our privately-owned, Adventure Island. Rest and relax with hot food on picnic tables in the water! Freshly cooked, delicious and juicy hot dogs and much more are available to all who wish to stop for a tasty snack!

  • VEGETARIAN OPTIONS: If you don't like meat options, we now offer delicious veggie burgers and nachos with cheese. Upgrade options available for Delaware River Tubing customers when redeeming their exclusive and free BBQ meal.

  • HUNTERDON COUNTY, NEW JERSEY - BOARD OF HEALTH APPROVED: All food is brought in daily and you can rest easy knowing that The Famous River Hot Dog Man is Board of Health Approved in Hunterdon County, New Jersey!

River Kayaking, River Canoeing Views, Hot Dog Man Perks

Hot Spot

Stopping at the famous River Hot Dog Man is a must see stop while tubing, rafting, canoeing, or kayaking on the Delaware River!

Tasty BBQ

Dont worry about having to pack lunch for your river tubing adventure. We take care of all of the food so you don't have to spend time worrying.

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The Famous River Hot Dog Man

River kayakers, canoers, rafters, tubers, boaters and fishermen are all welcome to stop and visit us while enjoying a fun day on the river.  You can smell the mouth-watering BBQ upriver and there's no doubt that you'll want to stop and eat at our unique restaurant.  We have more than just hot dogs!  Besides our famous and original river hot dogs, we now offer cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches, veggie burgers and nachos with cheese!  Wash it all down with an ice-cold soda, lemonade or bottled water. You can finalize your stomach's desires with an ice-chilled Snickers, Milky Way, Twix or bag of potato chips!  You are now MORE THAN ready for river fun!


River Hot Dogs - The Original!
All-Beef & Cooked Fresh
Served on a Soft, Fluffy Roll
"The Original Tube Steak"

River Hot Dog


Island Burgers - Fresh!
All-Beef Patties
Served on a Soft, Fluffy Bun
Includes Cheese w/ Burger

Island Burger


Chicken Breast Sandwiches - Juicy!
Mesquite Chicken Breast
Served on a Soft, Fluffy Bun
Includes BBQ Sauce or Ketchup

Chicken Sandwich


Veggie Burgers or Nachos & Cheese
Great Vegan Meat Alternative
Veggie Burger on Soft Bun
Nachos Served with Hot Cheese

Vegan Options

The Best River Hot Dogs

View Our Menu

Browse our menu, which doesn't include just hot dogs anymore! Delicious chicken, nachos with cheese, vegan and kosher options available!

Browse Our Menu

River Map to Hot Dog Man

How to Find Us

We are literally in the middle of the Delaware River between Point Pleasant, PA and Milford, NJ.  Use this river map to find us on the river!

View River Map

Contact Us

The Famous River Hot Dog Man
Adventure Island (aka Resolution Island) / Delaware River

Address: 778 Frenchtown Road, Milford, NJ 08848
Phone Number: (908) 996-5386


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Marilus C. - Yelp

"It was super easy to get there, the free BBQ meal at the Famous River Hotdog man hit the spot, and everyone was super nice!"

Evelyn V. - Facebook

"I went with my aunt, my sister, my daughter and her boyfriend as a group. I have to say we had an amazing time! Loved the hot dogs & cheeseburger stop in the river in the water. We brought our music and will definitely do it again."

About Us

The Famous River Hot Dog Man, Greg Crance, was a former U.S. Marine that started selling hot dogs to tubers, rafters, canoers, kayakers, boaters and fishermen on the Delaware River in 1987.  Now, every rental with Delaware River Tubing gets a free BBQ meal included with all rentals!

Stop by Adventure Island while you're out on the Delaware River to visit The Famous River Hot Dog Man, who serves not only hot dogs, but also cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches, nachos with cheese and veggie burgers!