Get us in your inbox

Search
0713.chi.rb.hotdog.UBdogs.jpg
Cheddar dog at U.B. Dogs

Hot Dog of the Day: U.B. Dogs

It's National Hot Dog Month! Today we're visiting U.B. Dogs in the Loop.

Advertising

U.B. Dogs The problem with cheese dogs tends to be the cheese. The salty semi-liquid most stands serve too often tastes as real as its yellowy-orange color is natural. The Loop lunchers who crowd U.B. Dogs' small storefront know the cheese on their cheddar dog ($3.75) is Merkts from Little Chute, Wisconsin. Scoop up the excess cheese with some fresh-cut fries, then dig in. The sharp cheddar overwhelms the steamed Vienna dog—even when there’s two on the bun—but keep in mind this hot dog is little more than a vehicle for delicious cheese.—Jake Malooley 

Recommended
    You may also like
    You may also like
    Advertising

    The best things in life are free.

    Get our free newsletter – it’s great.

    Loading animation
    Déjà vu! We already have this email. Try another?

    🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

    Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!