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“What a letdown”
Review of Gold Coast Hot Dog

Gold Coast Hot Dog
Ranked #1,865 of 10,076 Restaurants in Chicago
Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
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Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We were in Chicago our first day and were walking to the river when we passed by the Gold Coast Hot Dog restaurant on Wabash. Since we had seen that Gold Coast Hotdogs were a stop on a food tour, we figured it would be a good place to try a Chicago Style Hotdog. One girl was running the show at first,and an unorderly line was forming before a man joined her. We got a Chicago style hotdog and a Polish sausage. Both looked and tasted exactly the same-blah. Absolutely nothing special about it at all. Don't waste your money here. There are better hotdog places nearby.

Thank flagy
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Gold Coast does the Chicago dog well. We needed to indoctrinate our son into the Chi dog and this was the place to do it. Don't eat too many.

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Reviewed 15 May 2014

Heard a lot about hot dogs in Chicago, so really wanted to try one. People had recommended this place for a decent Chicago style hot dog. I ordered a regular dog with all the trimmings. It was quite enjoyable and the pickle / chilli was a nice touch. The place is shared with a Popeye's fried chicken, so you could grab some of that at the same time.

Don't ask for ketchup! That's a faux pas apparently!

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Thank Rochambeau
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Reviewed 26 April 2014 via mobile

Both char hot dog and fries were reheated and the toppings were skimpy at noon hour. Far better Chicago dogs are to be found on almost any corner in Chicago.

Thank VulcanProbe
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Reviewed 1 March 2014

This is a no frills place with great dogs and the family so wanted to try Chicago dogs. The lunch was good, inexpensive and fast. this is an order at the counter and seat yourself place. Just what we wanted.

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Thank MBD1957
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