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Babe's Hot Dogs

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2600 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-6433
+1 815-744-7773
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon 10:00 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 10:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very casual-hot dog place- quite a few tables and booths-both for large (4-5) or small size groups. Food is great- wonderful create your own salads with a lot of choices. We go there a couple times per month and never had anything bad. Good prices too,

Thank Theshad63
Chicago, Illinois
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

"Jumbo Dog with the works minus peppers"--That is how I order my hot dogs when I get them...but what my family usually gets at Joe's these days? Believe it or not, we go for the create your own salad! We get gigantic salads made with exactly what we want from the veggies to the meat &/or cheeses and everyone likes... More 

Thank lorrainelsw
Joliet, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has been my favorite place for a hotdog for as long as it has been around. big thick full flavored dog that can not be beat, steamed buns great topping done to the perfect amount to make this sandwich a meal but not so much as to make a mess. This is a weiner stand the way a weiner... More 

Thank slowride83
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

had two hot dogs in half price day.they were bad.i dogs weren't hot and the buns were cold.i been there a lot and they are good.

Thank Jim K
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137 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I love Babe's. It's so good. Any kind of Chicago-y food you are craving, Babe's has that and more. Tons of options. Everything is good! I miss Babe's haha...

Thank Sara R
Shorewood, Illinois
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136 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Went in for lunch on a regular price day not the once s week special price day. Ordered a chilly dog small fries and small drink. The bill was over eight bucks. I'll go back on the special price days only

Thank Old_Sailor_W18
Joliet, Illinois
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Hot Dog Stand, My foot!! HIGH PRICED DOGS. Too expensive for a family to eat out. MEDIOCRE FOOD AT BEST !!

Pekin, Illinois
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Truly great dogs and fries. Very friendly waitstaff. Will go back on my next trip. Lots of other sandwich choices, but always have these dogs when in the vicinity.

Thank Carolyn T
Joliet, Illinois
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94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

If you like good hot dogs, burgers, and the usual fare that accompanies this type of fast food menu, you will enjoy Babe's. The prices are reasonable, the counter service is fine, and the surroundings are unique - they feature photos of vintage restored cars. It kind of gives you a feel of a 50's dinner. You might expect the... More 

Thank Kenneth M
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

The catered food At Babe's Hot Dogs Is Wonderful!! We ordered catering for 25 people for Mother's Day brunch! Every aspect of process Wonderful!! Ordering, serving portions,pricing And most important The delicious quality of the food! Pot Roast on Pretzel Roll Chopped salad Mostocholi with meat sauce A big success! The team at Babe's Hot Dogs Superior!! Highly recommend!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2600 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-6433
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet
  • Phone Number: +1 815-744-7773

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