Fat Johnnie's Famous Red Hots

Fat Johnnie's Famous Red Hots

"Serving cheap dogs and Polish sausages from a shack on Western Avenue since the '70s."

7242 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 737-6294 serving: Southwest Side, Chicago Lawn, Chicago Lawn (Marquette Park)
open:Mon-Fri 11am-8pm Sat 11am-7pm Sun 11am-5pm

Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, Fast Food, Local Favorite, Outdoor Dining, Cash, $, Traditional American, Open 7 Days, Family-Friendly Dining, Hot Dogs,

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: Fat Johnnie's takes pride in staying open all year despite the winter cold. It does close early, though, due to the sketchy nature of the neighborhood.

Where to Sit: If the picnic tables outside are full, there are more tables available two houses to the north.

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