Wienerschnitzel Expands in Central California

America’s Favorite Chili Dogs, Corn Dogs and Chili Cheese Fries Now Served in Visalia

October 12, 2015 // // IRVINE, California – Wienerschnitzel, the world’s largest hot dog chain, is proud to announce its Visalia location is officially open for business. The location serves Wienerschnitzel fan favorites including the original Chili Dog, the classic Corn Dog and the brand’s newest Chili Cheese Fries creations, along with Tastee Freez soft serve treats.

“The Visalia community has been abuzz for a while waiting for our doors to open, so it’s a real thrill to officially open for business,” said Ted Milburn, Director of Franchise Development for Wienerschnitzel. “Nobody should have to live without Wienerschnitzel’s world-famous chili cheese dogs, so you’re going to be seeing a lot more of us popping up all over the map.”

The Visalia location is operated by Tahir Salim, who has multiple locations across southern and central California, and has been a Wienerschnitzel franchisee for more than 16 years. “I’m beyond excited to open our newest location and continue what’s been a very rewarding journey as a Wienerschnitzel franchisee,” said Salim. “With the ongoing support of the leadership team paired with the best corn dogs and chili dogs in town, I’m confident that we’ll be serving the Visalia community for a long time to come!”

Wienerschnitzel Visalia is located at 1400 E. Noble Ave. and is open Sunday through Thursday from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. – 12 a.m. The restaurant can be reached at (559) 747-2523. To view a full menu, visit


About Wienerschnitzel

Founded by John Galardi in 1961 with a single hot dog stand in Wilmington, California, Wienerschnitzel ( is a bona fide pioneer of the limited-service food industry. Today, Wienerschnitzel is the world’s largest hot dog chain and home of America’s favorite Chili Dog. Based in Irvine, California, the parent company, Galardi Group, franchises restaurants throughout the U.S., including Wienerschnitzel, Hamburger Stand, and Tastee Freez. An iconic American brand with a devoted following for over 50 years, Wienerschnitzel is poised for exponential growth, both domestically and internationally. With a refreshed marketing focus, Wienerschnitzel has received tremendous media attention and accolades including Franchise Times’ “20 to Watch” and voted Best Fast Food in Southern California by the readers of Los Angeles Daily News for five years and running. Additionally, the company recently introduced a unique next generation store design featuring a smaller footprint and a lower cost of entry; while the simple menu allows for easy execution and lower food costs. As a family owned and operated company, Wienerschnitzel is in a unique position to always put its franchise partners first and is actively recruiting passionate franchise candidates to grow with the brand during this very exciting time. For more information on owning a Wienerschnitzel, visit or contact Ted Milburn - Director, Franchise Development at

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