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Cozy Dog

2935 S. 6th St., Springfield, IL - (217) 525-1992
You don't have to be a street food connoisseur to savvy the difference between a cozy dog and an ordinary corn dog. Dipped in batter and deep-fried when ordered, the cozy's batter jacket has a vivid crunch and the dog within is plump with juice. Family baskets include four cozy dogs and a large order of French fries. The fries are cut here and delightful.
100% Approval Rating (13 votes)

Scorecard

4 - Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
Overall: One of the Best - Worth a Trip
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Cozy Dog

Highlighted Reviews

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Michael Stern - Photos (4)
Roadfood.com Editor
"Invented during World War II by Ed Waldemire when he was in the Air Force stationed in Texas, the corn-clad, deep-fried pup was originally called Crusty Cur and was a big hit with flyboys at the Amarillo P.X. After the war, Waldemire's wife convinced him that his ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

2935 S. 6th St., Springfield, IL
(217) 525-1992

http://www.cozydogdrivein.com

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:Yes
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
For the sake of clearly showing the nature of a Cozy Dog, I bit off the end before applying condiments. Note the crisp crust and the moistness of the batter. It was still steaming hot when I attacked it.
"For the sake of clearly showing the nature of a Cozy Dog, I bit off the end before applying condiments. Note the crisp crust and the moistness of the batter. It was still steaming hot when I attacked it."
Michael Stern





The motto of Cozy Dog is
"The motto of Cozy Dog is "One Calls for Another." These wieners are the house emblem, happy because they are together."
Michael Stern


A pair of Cozy Dogs await decoration with squiggles of mustard.
"A pair of Cozy Dogs await decoration with squiggles of mustard."
Michael Stern


Old Route 66 through Springfield officially is designated 'Business 55.' This sign is impossible to miss as you travel through town.
"Old Route 66 through Springfield officially is designated 'Business 55.' This sign is impossible to miss as you travel through town."
Michael Stern



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