Chicago Dog

“Dragged through the garden” describes the traditional Chicago hot dog, aka red hot, an all-beefer topped with at least mustard and neon-green piccalilli, and possibly hot peppers, raw onions, a pickle spear, and a dusting of celery salt. A poppy-seed bun is traditional. Ketchup is forbidden.

Restaurants With This Dish

Carlson’s Drive-In

MICHIGAN CITY, IN

Corned Beef Factory Sandwich Shop - Tom & Jerry Reuben
Corned Beef Factory Sandwich Shop

CHICAGO, IL

Poppy-seed bun holds hot dog with mustard, tomato, relish, pickle spear, and sport pepper
City Dogs

RICHMOND, VA

Super Duper Weenie

FAIRFIELD, CT

JoJo’s Grill-a-Dog

REDLANDS, CA

Paradise Pup

DES PLAINES, IL

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