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Windy City Red Hots

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28 S King St, Leesburg, VA 20175-3007
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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116 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rolled in on a bike and saw no safe place to park the bike. Cashier showed us a patio out back which was perfect. And the tables on the patio were great as well. I ordered a Chicago Style Polish and Cheese Dog mix, i.e., chili cheese toppings on the Chicago Style Polish. The combo came with fries and a... More 

Thank TrekRef
Baltimore, Maryland
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179 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trip to Leesburg, we decided to have hot dogs. My wife loves there dogs, personally I think Sabrett from NYC are the best. Anyway, these were good and so were the fries. It not an expensive meal and with kids it's a winner. Give it a try. Enjoy!

Thank Jazzcat02
Ashburn, United States
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, I wanted a good hot dog...ever since Haute Dog in Purcellville closed there is nowhere to get an awesome dog. So, I hit the Google and this place came up as number 2 with number 1 being the Food Truck for this place. Off we went. I was surprised at the size of the place. It is tiny. I... More 

Thank Don W
Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The cheesy beef was even better than Portillo's. This was a great representation of a Chicago staple!

Thank Ron M
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Any place that serves great, hot, delicious fries and Bell's two-hearted pale ale wins. Hot dogs were good, too, and while the place is small, they tolerate kids and picky eaters.

Thank April F
Earlysville, Virginia
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

My husband and I really enjoyed our lunch here. I had been yearning for a italian beef sandwich for since we left Chicago years ago, and my husband will eat Chicago hot dogs any time he can. Both were wonderful, although I like to dip my sandwich, and the cups of broth they provided were too small. I used 2... More 

Thank OTRA2013
Ashburn, Virginia
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114 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

There are a lot of good choices, with good fresh toppings. The service is always fast and friendly and the place is clean. The place is a great stop for a fast meal, and the prices are very reasonable. WCRH should continue its success because they do things right, and the food is really good. It's worth finding out for... More 

Thank laguna5243
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114 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

I love this place. Whenever I feel like getting some good hot dogs, I come here. This is a great hot dog place. Order the Chicago dog with everything. It's like eating a sandwich. This is a very few place where they still carry RC Cola. Get a good dog and a RC Cola on a hot day, then it... More 

Thank Samuel H
Herndon, Virginia
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74 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

I travel to Chicago a lot for work and the dogs that Windy City serves rivals those in Chicago. The ingredients are excellent and the dogs are appropriately messy. Everything is prepared fresh and the staff is very friendly. My only complaint is that it is a tight space, making it hard to find seating sometimes -- but I do... More 

Thank Allan L
Frederick, Maryland
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

When I heard about this place I had to go! After getting off a plane at Dulless Airport, heading home toward Frederick, MD. Been away from Chucago for 13 years, but always crave an Italian Beef with sweet peppers and the bun "wet"! These guys know what they're doing! They carefully crafted my beef and served up a memorable meal!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 S King St, Leesburg, VA 20175-3007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Leesburg
  • Phone Number: 7036698606

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