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1057 S Riverside Dr, Clarksville, TN 37040-4303
931-920-5100
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Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Place to go if you are missing Chicago Food

I grew up about 20 miles outside of Chicago, so Chicago style hot dogs and Italian beef were a main part of my diet. Chi Town hot dogs is almost like being home!! The hot dogs are nice and beefy and the Italian beef is very good, juicy and satisfying. Definitely need a ton of napkins if you go... read more

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4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Clarksville, TN
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  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Clarksville, TN
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I grew up about 20 miles outside of Chicago, so Chicago style hot dogs and Italian beef were a main part of my diet. Chi Town hot dogs is almost like being home!! The hot dogs are nice and beefy and the Italian beef is very good, juicy and satisfying. Definitely need a ton of napkins if you go for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This place is just great. Fast service, great hot dogs. It's an awesome lunch stop! It's not a 5-star restaurant, & it's very easy to miss if you don't know where exactly to look. But once you find it, you'll definitely come back.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I am from Chicago and I dont get to go home often...this place gives me the closest taste of home that I am going to get in Clarksville TN

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Murfreesboro, TN
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I've been going to Chi-town hot dogs for a little over a year now. This is the only place I have been, outside of IL, that I have had a hot dog that really reminded me of being at Wrigley Field. The owners are Chicago natives, so they know how to do a Chicago dog correctly. If you aren't happy... More 

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HHI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Visited Chitown dogs today based on the ranking in Clarksville on tripadvisor and received friendly customer service. The dogs were OK. I ordered a slaw dog and the flavor was mild, the dog itself was small and the bun was large. My husband ordered the Chicago dog with peppers and he felt it too was mild in flavor. Won't return... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Who'd think to find real deal Chicago style hot dogs behind a Dairy Queen in Clarksville TN?! Hot Dogs are amazing (of course) but the Italian Beef is a (messy) wonder of a sandwich. The chili tamales are also incredible.

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Clarksville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I truly love this place. The people are great. The food is amazing. I've been going here for years and never had a less than great experience.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Excellent Service and amazing Chicago style Dog. We always heard about this place from friends in town, who raved about how good it was. It is a mom/pop eatery hidden behind the Big Lots/Dairy Queen by the river. Service was great and prepared fast. Great Chicago style Italian beef sandwich and hot dogs. The Italian beef sandwich is ginormous and... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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185 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Delicious dog served fresh, hot and with whatever you want on it. The service is excellent. Mom and Pop place. Outdoor seating or drive in/drive out. Very reasonable. It is kind of hidden in the plaza next to Big Lots on Riverside Drive. We seem to forget that it is there. We need to go there more often. A local... More 

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McEwen, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I'm a life-long Chicagoan so I know the real deal when I see it. This guy is as real as it gets, so I always stop in when I am in Clarksville. The owner tells me they get all their stuff (and if you don't think the bread/buns make or break a hot dog or, more importantly, Italian Beef then... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1057 S Riverside Dr, Clarksville, TN 37040-4303
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Clarksville
  • Phone Number: 931-920-5100

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget

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