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7828 N 2nd St, Machesney Park, IL 61115-2822
+1 815-633-2008
10:30 - 20:30
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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Great for quick family get togethers or somewhere to eat after a day of family visiting or shopping or whatever.

Thank Jackie F
1 review
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Pug dogs has the best mastiff hotdog you can buy I loved the taste!!! I will spread the word for this place

Thank Annaromero1313
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

All you could want in a small town eatery. Walk up ice cream ordering lines, hot dogs, burgers, the whole nine yards. My little guy loves sharing an ice cream as we stop by on our bike ride.

Thank Thinknut
Rockton, Illinois
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Their menu is based on all kinds of breeds of dogs. You get to choose your hot dog based on a black lab, pug, etc... I for one eat here exclusively when I have a hankering for the best hot dogs in the region. Oh and they have hand dipped cones too. Try the butterscotch!

Thank Lewis T
1 review
Reviewed 4 July 2013

Best dogs in the Rockford Area, The Dog Sled is billed as the largest in America. Weighing in at 1.5 lb, it is certainly one of the largest I've come across. When you finish it in the restaurant you get your picture up on the wall. I had one of their wonderful soft serve cones afterward. The record is 2... More 

Thank chris p
Roscoe, IL
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2012

A lot of my family members love this place, but I didn't give in and try them until a few months ago. I don't eat meat, so I really didn't expect to find anything much to eat. Wow, was I ever pleasantly surprised. I got a great vegan hot dog with Reuben fixings and home made fresh cut French fries.... More 

1 Thank toniakaye
Chicago IL
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

I am somewhat of a hot dog connoisseur and was very excited to go here. I heard from a friend that that have all sorts of Hot Dogs, bacon and ham hot dog, jalapeno hot dog, they also have a foot long and three foot long hot dog. Being a vienna fan, these were large hot dogs. The food overall... More 

Thank Joshua J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7828 N 2nd St, Machesney Park, IL 61115-2822
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Machesney Park
  • Phone Number: +1 815-633-2008
Machesney Parks only locally owned family friendly deli & soft served ice cream shop. Specializing in Burgers, Meats, Dogs & Sweets!

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