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mikez629

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Going to Chicago-- Mon, 05/7/12 8:29 PM (permalink)
I am going to Chicago in late June. I am staying downtown. Is it worth the drive/train ride to go to Mr. Beef/Superdog. Or can You suggest another optioin that is worth my time and effort.
 
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    BuddyRoadhouse

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    Re:Going to Chicago-- Mon, 05/7/12 10:58 PM (permalink)
    If you're staying downtown, Mr. Beef and Al's are both an easy cab or bus ride; no need to get on a train.
     
    While it is an iconic drive-in, and serves a decent product, Superdawg is not worth the effort from downtown. There are plenty of worthwhile Hot Dog joints much closer and serving an excellent CSD.  I've listed a few below.
     
    Buddy
     
    Fast Track
    629 W. Lake St.
    Chicago IL
    (312) 993-9300
     
    Gold Coast Dogs
    159 North Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL
    (312) 917-1677

    The Wiener Circle
    2622 North Clark Street
    Chicago, IL
    (773) 477-7444

    Hot Doug's
    3324 North California Avenue
    Chicago IL
    (773) 279-9550

    Chicago's Dog House
    816 W. Fullerton
    Chicago, IL
    (773) 248-3647

    And these are just the highlights.  There are dozens--maybe hundreds--more if you just get out of the immediate downtown area and walk around a little bit.

    B.




     
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