National Hot Dog Day: Where to Find Deals and Free Hot Dogs in Chicago

Consumer Reports

Everyday in Chicago may as well be National Hot Dog Day, but this year, it's observed on Wednesday, July 20.

Whether you are observing the national holiday privately or publicly, here are some National Hot Dog Day deals to take advantage of. Just hold the ketchup.

Devil Dawgs

With any purchase over $10, customers can get a free Chicago Style or vegan hot dog at any one of Devil Dawg's four Chciago locations. Limit one free dog per person.

Nathan's Famous 

Nathan's Famous is celebrating with 5-cent hot dogs with the purchase of one regular priced hot dog on July 20 at participating restaurants. The offer is restricted to two hot dogs per order.


Celebrating hot dogs throughout the week and weekend, Portillo's is offering free delivery through July 24 when ordering online.

Whole Foods

From July 20 through July 26, get 20 percent off all hot dogs. And if you have Amazon Prime, you can save an additional 10 percent off.

Vienna Beef and Miller Lite

Miller Lite is teaming up with Vienna Beef to give away free Chicago-style hot dogs to Chicagoans from July 20 to August 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at select locations.

The locations and dates can be found here:

The Wiener's Circle
July 20, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
2622 N Clark St.

Martin's Corner
July 21, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
2058 W 22nd Pl.

Crossroads Restaurant & Bar
July 27, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
20915 W Park Ave
Mundelein, IL

North & Maple Kitchen + Bar
July 28, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
18401 N Creek Dr.
Tinley Park, IL

Buddyz Pizzeria
August 3, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
1138 N Green St.
McHenry, IL

Time Out West
August 4, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
1130 E Lake St.
Hanover Park, IL

August 10, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
6169 N Northwest Hwy.

Alley 64
August 11, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
212 Main St.
St. Charles, IL

J W Hollstein's Saloon
August 18, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
17358 Oak Park Ave.
Tinley Park, IL

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