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Tony's Chicago Beef Company


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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All dogs include fries
Chicago Hot Dog
Dawg w/ works: nuff said
Chicago Fire Dog
Dawg wit the works & giardinera.
Chili Dog
Chili, onions & cheese
Char-Grilled Maxwell Street Style Polish
Grilled in the traditional way it was done on historic maxwell street / prepared w/ mustard & grilled onions.
Chicago Brat
Braht wit kraul on french bread or hot dog bun.
Bowl of Chili
Include cheese & onions
Our burgers are the best burgers in town! We char-grill them to lock in the juices. We serve our burgers straight from the grill to you
Char-grilled 1/3 pound of juicy beef w/ mayo, crisp lettuce, a red ripe tomato slice, sliced onion, pickles, mustard & ketchup on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
Double Burger
Char-grilled 2/3 pound of juicy beef w/ mayo, crisp lettuce a red ripe tomato slice sliced onion, pickles, mustred & ketchup served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
Bacon Burger
Includes mayo crisp lettuce a red ripe tomato slice sliced onion, pickles, mustred & ketchup served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
Double Bacon Burger
Includes mayo crisp lettuce a red ripe tomato slice sliced onion, pickles, mustred & ketchup served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
Belushi Burger
Includes swiss cheese grilled onions & mushrooms served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
Walnut Room Salad
A cool, crispy bariety of lettuces topped with, crumbled blue cheese, strawberries, walnuts, topped w/ raspberry vinaigrette.
Caesar Salad
A crispy bed of romaine lettuce tossed w/ our classic caesar dressing & topped w/ tomato, croutons & freshly grated paramesan cheese.
The "L" Chopped Salad
Chopped iceberg lettuce mixed w/ bacon, tomato, crumbled blue cheese green onion & our house dressing.
Chicken $+2.99
Dressing $+0.69
Sowt Side Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes & onion.
We make our italian beef w/ extra gravy. Or you can have it "anadderway" let your order taker know.
Very little gravy.
Extra Gravy
We splash a bit of gravy on the sandwich.
We dip the sandwich in the gravy.
Italian Beef
A beef our own special recipe chicago's 1 italian beef served on french bread. We recommend adding hot or sweer peppers to your sandwich
Chat-Grilled Italian Sausage
Combo italian sausage served on french bread. We recommend adding hot or sweet peppers to your sandwich
Grilled Tuna Sandwich
Grilled yellow-fin tuna filet wit lettuce, tomato, sliced onion, & our homemade tartar sauce on a toasted kaiser.
Maxwell Street Style Pork Chop Sandwich
Grilled in the traditional way it was done on historic maxwell street & prepared w/ mustrd & grilled onions.
All sandwiches are made to order & served warm on our fresh bread w/ your choice of mayo, mustrd, hot peppers, lettuce, onion, pickle, oil & italian seasoning
Capicola, mortadella, pepperoni, salami & provolone cheese
Knuckle Sandwich
Salami, roast beef, turkey & ham w/ swiss cheese
Your basic ham & swiss
Your basic turkey & swiss
Regular $1.79
Large $2.59
Fresh Cut Fries
Regular $2.59
Large $2.99
Cheese Fries
Regular n/a
Large $3.69
Chili Cheese Fries
Regular n/a
Large $2.79
Onion Rings
Supreme Tamales
Pizza Puffs
Bottle $1.69
Can $1.19
Coke diet coke riit beer sprite iced tea
Bottled Water
Chicago style hot dogs and beef
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Television
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at Tony’s on our way back from the beach today. We had driven past Tony’s before and saw a big crowd enjoying lunch. We got two of the signature beef sandwiches with broth (much like a French dip), an order of fries,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SAinPA
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Authentic Chicago style Italian Beef sandwiches. We thought it was impossible to find them in Florida but we did. Place was small but in Saturday evening we got right in and our food was fresh, tasty and reasonable. Staff was friendly.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank exerk
Reviewed January 28, 2019

I’m not a hot dog fan, but the burger here was outstanding! It was crispy on the outside without being too well-done inside. Fries were crisp and brown.The guys (didn’t see any gals) working there were fun and kind and helpful. It’s pretty bare-bones; drinks...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sarasota F
Reviewed January 12, 2019

We went in January, 2019 and really enjoyed hanging out here. The italian beef burger was the best. $2 beer on tap was nice addition. This is a place for a relaxing easy meal.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank EricLetts
Reviewed December 10, 2018

My husband and I had the pleasurable experience of eating of at Tony's. We were both very impressed with the quality and portions of their food. We ordered their Italian Beef sandwich with onion rings. The very best beef sandwich we've every had. The establishment...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pam W
Reviewed November 20, 2018

These guys know Chicago Vienna beef. The chilly dogs are the best. Sit outside on a nice evening and enjoy downtown Gulfgate.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank cawolpert98
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Half my family loves this place and the other half hates it. Probably a good indication of how you're likely to react. You'll either feel drawn to the feelings of nostalgia and greasy fare or you'll be horrified by the grubbiness and lack of a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Milee M
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

For a time I felt the best place to go was the trailer at Home Depot, but after Hurricane Irma that no long exists. I am not close but I have been here before. I tried it again today but even though all the components...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JordanS8
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I had heard about this place so I went there for lunch. If anyone remembers my other reviews, some of you will know I have been looking for a good hot dog place for months. Well, I am still looking. This place was not bad,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Wilber A
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Sitting here downing a tasty Chicago dog... watching the cook who was wearing one glove, continuously groom his hair with the ungloved hand.... and then handle food. He also cross handled cooler doors, empty customer trays and his wipe rag. To his credit he did...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Response from HinksSarasota_FL | Reviewed this property |
I paid more for a cheese steak. Both are my favorites. Get this one first.
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