Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog! If you are a true Chicagoan, you know our infatuation with hot dogs. Whether you inhale them overflowing with a bevy of toppings in true Chicago fashion, or like them plain with a schmear of ketchup, we have the best dogs in the country right here in Lake County. We polled our readers, and the “wieners” are listed here.
400 E. Grand Ave, Lake Villa|(847) 356-1881
Bub’s Dog House
Chain O’Lakes, Fox Lake, Chain of Lakes
These are likely the most unique dogs in Lake County, Bub’s is actually a floating restaurant on the Chain O’ Lakes. Pull up your boat and grab some dinner!
Scotty’s Hot Dogs
1016 N. Cedar Lake Rd., Round Lake Beach|(847) 546-3400
“Scotty’s definitely, hands-down! Fries wrapped with the homemade Vienna beef Chicago style dog!!!”- Rachel
728 N. Fairfield Rd., Round Lake | (847) 546-3900
215 W. Rollins Rd., Round Lake Beach | (847) 546-4674
799 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake | (847) 223-4663
216 N. Milwaukee Ave., #2, Lake Villa | (847) 265-2400
333 S. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling | (847) 459-1900
A throwback restaurant where carhops deliver your food right to your car!
Luke’s of Mundelein
551 N. Lake St., Mundelein | (847) 566-9798
Cheryl reminds us to visit on your birthday for a free meal!
Michael’s Hot Dogs
1879 2nd St., Highland Park | (847) 432-3338
Our fans recommended the Char Dog!
Where is your favorite place to grab a hot dog in Lake County?