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Hot Doug's

Hot Doug's

(Now Closed)
Hot Dog Joint$$$$
Northwest Side, Chicago
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  • Jodie B.
    Jodie BermanSeptember 9, 2013
    Crazy long line but crazy good dog :)
  • Joan V.
    Joan VMarch 26, 2012
    Doug is awesome, and get a Green River to drink!
  • Lindsay M.
    Lindsay MSeptember 9, 2013
    Delicious! Fun atmosphere
  • Andy P.
    Andy PhelanMay 18, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Hands down the Hot Dog capitol of the world. This is Mecca for those that love encased meats. Read more
  •  ℋumorous
     ℋumorousApril 25, 2015
    OUT OF BUSINESS!!! Dispute being featured on Anthony Bourdain's show, they failed. That's what happens when you don't take Amex!
  • Ravin S.
    Ravin SinghApril 14, 2011
    By far the best food experience in chicago...try the specials
  • Alex T.
    Alex TwinemJuly 6, 2010
    This place has the best hot dogs. Go on Fridays for the duck fries.
  • Marita T.
    Marita TantivirasutJune 28, 2014
    Shrimp n grit is the best.
  • Elena D.
    Elena DisneyMarch 16, 2013
    Super friendly staff...so many choices!
  • dan n.heart icon on user image
    dan nawaraJanuary 20, 2010
    It's all about the duck and fois gras! Also make sure and hit up the duck fat fries if it's friday or saturday.
  • Arnab D.
    Arnab DasAugust 11, 2014
    At the legend before it leaves
  • Sarah H.
    Sarah HomanMay 1, 2012
    Would have been really good to know they're cash only before I walked there....
  • Ian T.
    Ian TembyJanuary 10, 2012
    The Foie Gras dog was AMAZING!
  • matthew H.
    matthew H.August 24, 2011
    Bring cash - cash onlu and the nearest ATM is 3 blocks away
  • ZAGAT
    ZAGATFebruary 5, 2010
    Bear the line on Fridays and Saturdays for the duck-fat fries.
  • Dan M.
    Dan MeyerSeptember 3, 2010
    A sausage, a dog, fries (preferably ducked), a coke. Bliss.
  • Everyday
    EverydayJune 15, 2014
    Cash only. Pretty overpriced for a hotdog...I wouldn't recommend this if you're from Chicago.
  • Samantha S.
    Samantha SaiyavongsaJune 23, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Go before you're hungry.
  • Vanessa S.
    Vanessa SafieMay 15, 2011
    Try the Wild Boar Sausage - Amazing!
  • Jennifer B.
    Jennifer BlackOctober 3, 2010
    Duck fat fried are possibly the yummiest legal addictive substance on the planet.
  • Lina G.heart icon on user image
    Lina GonzoSeptember 24, 2012
    Fries are mouth watering!
  • Jason K.
    Jason KingApril 5, 2012
    Paul kelly w/ everything...mouth heaven!
  • Paula A.
    Paula AOctober 11, 2011
    THE BEST hot dog I've ever eaten
  • Chai R.
    Chai R.March 30, 2011
    Foie Gras hot dog is a must!
  • Daniela A.
    Daniela AsaroMay 14, 2013
    Goat cheese hot dog!!
  • Adrian
    AdrianSeptember 20, 2010
    Foi gras was quite delicious. Don't be scared.
  • Chris T.
    Chris TrewMay 2, 2011
    Awesome salads. Get the salad.
  • Karen L.
    Karen Lao 🔱July 18, 2014
    If you're by Door 31, your wait is about 2.5 hours
  • Stephanie H.
    Stephanie HennellyApril 4, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    They never stop being delicious, no matter if you wait a minute or an hour for it.
  • Christi K.
    Christi KimMay 10, 2013
    Bison dog & duck fat fries!
  • Bennuworld
    BennuworldMay 7, 2013
    Chow time!
  • Kirt J.
    Kirt JensenApril 13, 2013
    Try the Foie Gras!
  • KueenKris🤷🏾‍♀️ A.
    FYI this place officially closes on 10/4.
  • Tom
    TomSeptember 23, 2013
    IL sausage emporium.
  • David S.heart icon on user image
    David StrasserJuly 4, 2014
    "Permanent Vacation" starts October 4. Enjoy while you can.
  • Krista O.
    Krista OrtgiesenOctober 4, 2011
    Get a small drink. Refills are free. ;)
  • Peter K.
    Peter KimAugust 6, 2011
    Wild boar is definitely my favorite.
  • val c.
    val caponeJanuary 19, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    T shirts & hats available for $15. Small price to pay to proclaim your love of encased meats and Hot Doug's.
  • Manbque
    ManbqueMarch 21, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Celebrity Sausage is always changing, and always a good choice.
  • Krystal L.heart icon on user image
    Krystal LaFontaineJuly 15, 2014
    Monday afternoon - not worth the wait.
  • Rob K.
    Rob KirchoferMarch 14, 2013
    Hot Doug's is the shiznit!
  • Yosh25
    Yosh25July 13, 2009
    Some of THE most unbelievable hot dog's and sausages. The fries are unparalleled.
  • eileen b.
    eileen bNovember 18, 2009
    Skip the duck fat french fries. Share the foie gras dog with a friend. Read more
  • Ricky S.heart icon on user image
    Ricky SherrillJuly 10, 2014
    Duck Fat Fries......😍
  • Ross W. B.
    Ross W. Berman IVOctober 29, 2011
    Duck fat fries...need I say more?
  • Bruno V.heart icon on user image
    Bruno ValadãoMarch 5, 2014
    Chicago's Best one
  • Serena L.
    Serena LiuSeptember 20, 2011
    try the foie gras dog Read more
  • Andrew L.
    Andrew LennieNovember 23, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    Marty Allen (nee Don Rickles) best value and taste.
  • Dave N.
    Dave NuckollsJuly 21, 2011
    Say hello to THE Doug who will take your order!
  • Erick S.
    Erick SyversenDecember 1, 2010
    It's like there's a delicious petting zoo in my stomach.
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