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Downtown Dogs

804 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2006
+1 312-951-5141
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“downtown dog” (19 reviews)
“char dog” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Fast food
804 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2006
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Service! Food was yummy got everything but I don't eat pickles! but certainly will be going back for more!

Thank ChindianMonologue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downtown Dogs used to be our go-to place for hot dogs. However, the last two visits (both since the first of the year) have been big disappointments. Has there been a change in ownership??? On both occasions we ordered char dogs and fries. Both times...More

Thank Steigenberger592
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Small establishment- but what a hotdog!!! Very friendly, and has great options... Get the Chicago dog! You will not be dissappointed!!!

Thank Wlw176
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

A tiny place and inexpensive. But fantastic hot dogs. Cash only though so make sure you have some. If not there is a place next door with an atm and a Bank around the corner. Yum yum.

Thank danschultz
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is my 2nd visit to the Windy City. The first time a local brought me here and it was delicious. Our next trip we wanted a CHIDOG & decided to try to find this place. Our hotel was on the West Loop, we walked...More

Thank 954christyd
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Stopped in around lunch time for a quick bite. Had the Weds special: brat, fries & drink. Brat is smothered in relish, mustard, onions, tomato, pickle slices & a sprinkle of celery salt, but it is no problem to add or delete any topping. Poppyseed...More

Thank lumere
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We ate sliders from Downtown Dogs next door at Pippin's. The food was great and combined with the cocktails available at Pippins, it's a perfect match.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We noticed this place while walking around and didn't want to eat at a chain. It looks like a hole-in-the-hall type of place so we decided to give it a try. We ordered the downtown dog with sweet potato fries and a brat with fries....More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This was a tiny place with a longer wait than I hoped for but I also got a better hot dog than I had hoped for! Well worth the wait for a custom made-to-order hot dog. Friendly staff was very patient with us tourists!

Thank TheKeelys
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a small place with outside seating to dine. There are different options of Chicago hotdogs & they are the best I've had & may ever have. This is a must on your trip to Chicago!!! Don't leave without having lunch here.

Thank savannahtennant
Gold Coast
Located just north of The Loop, Gold Coast is one of
Chicago’s most affluent and popular neighborhoods. The
original Playboy, Hugh Hefner, once had a mansion
here. In addition to prestigious hotels, historic
mansions and luxury high-rise apartments, you’ll also
find upscale specialty boutiques and Michelin-starred
restaurants. Walk along Oak Street for your shopping
fix and dance through the night along Rush Street. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Gold Coast
  • Neighbourhood: Gold Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 312-951-5141
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