Cold? When Encased Meats Are On The Menu, Who Cares?Even for weather-hardened Chicagoans, there are very few reasons to actually be outside today.
Worshipped Chicago Restaurant Hot Doug's Is Returning ... Kind OfI'd wager the people who waited in line on the last day of Hot Doug's outnumbered the poor saps who ventured out into the cold to vote in the mayoral election yesterday -- and they didn't even get a hot dog for performing their civic duty!
Rain Can't Keep Hot Doug's Fans Away On Last Day Of BusinessDespite the steady rain overnight, Chicagoans have been lined up for hours on the Northwest Side, to say goodbye to the iconic Hot Doug’s hot dog stand.
Hot Doug's Fans Line Up For Final Week Of Gourmet DogsMost people are having breakfast this time of day, but a number of people already have lunch on their minds as they line up at Hot Doug's Sausage Superstore and Encased Meat Emporium, which is closing for good on Friday.
Best Hot Dog In U.S.? It's Right Here In ChicagoThe best hot dog in America is right here in Chicago.
Hot Doug's To Close Permanently In OctoberIt looks like Hot Doug's, the holy temple of hot dogs located in Avondale, is closing. Not to be hyperbolic, but this may be the worst news. Ever.
Yelp's 100 Best Places To Eat In The United StatesFoodies and foodie wanna be's, listen up: Yelp has come out with its Top 100 Places To Eat in the United States.
Hot Doug's, Portillos Make Urbanspoon's Top 100 Cheap Eats ListTwo Chicago restaurants have cracked the list of Top 100 "cheap eats" in the country.
Best Pumpkin Treats In ChicagoOkay, okay, easy there hoss. We know you’re still clinging to summer with a vice-like grip, but we just wanted to hint – to give the barest suggestion – that some delicious little seasonal food-treats are on their way. And maybe these treats are called pumpkins...
Conan's Triumph The Insult Comic Dog VS The Weiners CircleThere's nowhere scarier than Lincoln Park's The Weiners Circle. No shady viaduct, abandoned house or hospital psych-ward will leave you feeling as demoralized and insulted as the good folks at one of Chicago's... finest... establishments. Which is probably what led Conan O'Brien the send the innocent Jack McBrayer there to get a hot dog...
Best French Fries In ChicagoFrench fries are no longer just a side dish, they have broken out of the burger's shadow to become a coveted main dish at these Chicago restaurants.
U Mad? Ketchup On Hot DogsOn this edition of 'U Mad,' Mason Johnson hits the streets of Chicago as if he's a real reporter to solve the mystery of ketchup. Is it, or is it not, okay to put on hot dogs? His findings may shock and surprise you!