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285 US Rte 1 Ste 3, Scarborough, ME 04074-6801
(207) 510-6363
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fun place-yummy dogs-little pricey

I was disappointed to see they got rid of the ice cream milk shakes they originally served. Their menu prices are still way too high which tends to keep my family away when you have kids to feed but if it's just my husband and I or if I'm running errands with only one child I would stop in as... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Danielle B
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Gorham, Maine, United States
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23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

This place needs more credit then it is given here in trip advisor. I am a local and have never had a bad meal here. As far as price I have no idea what people are complaining about, feel it is very reasonable! Combos are the same price as A fast food joint and the food is 100X better. I... More 

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New England
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

So I took my two kiddos in to get cheese dogs, 2 small fries and 2 small sodas and spent nearly $20.00 with tax. We are talking about TWO hotdogs with cheese….I mean seriously…they just aren't that good. Maybe it was just me, but I could have grilled 12 natural casing hot dogs, put them on standard bread rolls, and... More 

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Gorham, Maine, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was disappointed to see they got rid of the ice cream milk shakes they originally served. Their menu prices are still way too high which tends to keep my family away when you have kids to feed but if it's just my husband and I or if I'm running errands with only one child I would stop in as... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I ordered a plain hot dog on poppy seed bun and fries. The fries were good but I could have had the same quality hot dog buying a pack of Ballpark franks at Hannaford. What disgusted me was the lack of cleaning. Nasty filth on the right side of the soda machine; dust under the overhang right above where we... More 

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Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Great place to meet a friend, have lunch and a couple of beers without breaking the bank! Always friendly and unhurried at Chicago Dogs.

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Portland, Maine
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

I do like the novelty of the meats and subs that Ch-town-D provides, however the prices are high enough that I feel compelled to write a review. A King Kielbassa Sub cost $7.49, but the "combo" (fries, drink) sent the bill to $12.50. That's pushing it, in my opinion. The renovation looks great, however.

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Portland, Maine
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212 reviews 212 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Giving Chicago Dogs 2 stars was VERY generous on my part. I kinda like the place and I love their dogs, but tonight was another story. I ordered two dogs, no relish, no peppers and I got a load of relish and peppers. It was mostly picked off! Then the fries were like well done potato sticks. Tonight was far... More 

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Maine
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70 reviews 70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Simply wonderful Chicago style hot dogs as well as many other styles. French fries are hand cut and tasty, although not my favorite. Worth a stop if you are in a hot dog mood.

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Portland, Maine
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281 reviews 281 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

I've stopped here a half dozen times or more. The staff are always friendly and the food is fast but consistently good. I will usually order the chili cheese dog with fries and a drink. They have some of the best French fries anywhere in the area. The only time that I didn't enjoy my meal was the time I... More 

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SE USA
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375 reviews 375 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We had an appetite for Chicago dogs, ordered two and also ordered the sausage with grilled peppers and onions. The sausage was far superior to the dogs - I'd recommend that. The fries were as good as others have noted. The service was kind of slow but you can watch baseball while you wait.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 285 US Rte 1 Ste 3, Scarborough, ME 04074-6801
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: (207) 510-6363

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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