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701 W. Lake St., Oak Park, IL 60301
708-383-2645
Today
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Not quite what you'd expect

Oak Park landmark churning out average fast food fare. Would have hoped for a signature stand-out product as they have been in the area for decades, but nothing special stands out. Just your basic "Portillo's" kinda joint (but not as good).

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Ron J
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Oak Park landmark churning out average fast food fare. Would have hoped for a signature stand-out product as they have been in the area for decades, but nothing special stands out. Just your basic "Portillo's" kinda joint (but not as good).

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Oak Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

There's so much on the bun, the hot dog is almost an afterthought. Delicious! Deservedly popular with families, businessmen, and teens alike.

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Chicago, Illinois
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148 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Middle of the road burgers, dogs, and fries. Decent food, quick and inexpensive. Not recommended after school, when the place is overrun by (often ill-mannered) students from the adjacent high school).

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Benbrook, TX
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41 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Gotta get a chicago dog in Chicago, right? why not from here - serving sizes are big and you will not leave feeling deprived. Hot Chocolate was yummy and had some cheese sticks too. Enjoy!

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Oak Park, Illinois
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62 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This hot dog palace puts a lot on the dog, not just the Chicago style tomato, pickle, sports pepper and mustard. It is a great place for a fast dog and fries. Reasonably priced.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

I can still remember when it was located on the otherside of the street, so sue me! But I still love everything I order from their menu. Recently, I've taken to order their turkey burger with everything on it and it's good, filling. I haven't gone back to my childhood "safety blanket", pizza puff and cheese fries, but I will... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

Tasty Dog has been around forever! It's newer location isn't as interesting as the old place but the food is still great. There is nothing like a cheese dog with all the toppings! Their hamburgers, chicken sandwiches, vegetarian sandwiches and shakes are great too! If you're in the Oak Park area, it's a great place to go to eat.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2008

Good onion rings

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Plainfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2008

Since we were in Chicago, we had to have the hot dogs. My husband and I both got the hot dog special with everything on it. We did not know everything included cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuce, mayonnaise, relish and mustard. However, the hot dogs were good once I got about half of the veggies off of it. The fries were good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 701 W. Lake St., Oak Park, IL 60301
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oak Park
  • Phone Number: 708-383-2645

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?