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4408 N Prospect Rd, Behind Subway, Peoria Heights, IL 61616-6540
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Groveland, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small place, with hot dogs and chili dogs. You can call it in, eat at the small restaurant, or drive thru. Good fries, too. Small menu, but good.

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Thank adj311
Illinois
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165 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We used to have several places to get a good Coney Dog in Peoria, but sadly no more. Until we found The Other Dawg, good meat sauce and steamed buns. Very Good. The tamales are good also.

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Thank Tom M
Peoria, Illinois, United States
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I'm from Chicago I know hot dogs, I took one bite and spit this poor substitute into a paper sack and threw the rest out, it really is that bad!

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Thank SoccerJ
Peoria, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

If you like hot dogs, this is the place. Small inside, but it also has a drive-thru window. I had a chili dog - it was very good. My kids enjoyed the visit.

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Thank Klaw29
mississippi
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

if you want a good dog, go here. have them run it thru the garden. they are polite and the different types of dogs are a major plus for a dogless town, lol

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Central IL
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2014

I'm a Chicago kid. I know a good Dawg when I come across one! These are the deal with all the right fixings and on a poppy seed bun like they should be. Mr. G's used to be the place in Peoria to get a Chicago hot dog fix, but not so much now that they've changed ownership. Glad I... More 

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Thank N0ri11
Peoria Heights, Illinois
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88 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2012

The food is good, but the place is a tad small. I plan on going again sometime.

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1 Thank phreakmamapink
Knoxville, Tennessee
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2012

This little gem is all you need to make your Saturday afternoon complete! My husband and I went for Chicago dogs a couple weeks ago, and they were delicious. The service is friendly and fast, and the restaurant is bright, clean and has a cute diner-style decor. Check out the salt and pepper shaker collection by the counter...kitschy and fun!... More 

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Dunlap, Illinois
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

The Other Dawg is a tiny tucked-away shop that offers a variety of old-fashioned hot dogs, chili dogs, and delicious tamales. The owner and staff are very friendly and make you feel like you have just stopped in to visit your friendly neighbor. Their products include beef, steak, pork, and chicken products. The prices are very reasonable. The chili topping... More 

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Thank Ernie063

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4408 N Prospect Rd, Behind Subway, Peoria Heights, IL 61616-6540
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria Heights

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