It eschews the standard ring-style, deep-fried onions for superonion chips, cool hunks of batter-fried flavor. And it's not cheap. However, the namesake hot dogs are one of the city's best, with condiments laid on Chicago-style, plus an atmosphere that's appealing to both kids and adults.
In addition to onion rings and dogs, the eatery offers fried fish and shrimp, grilled cheese sandwiches, battered veggies, cheeseburgers, sundaes, malts and brownies. It also offers catering and a drive-in.
Average cost: <$10