Chicago February 19, 2018
Everyone Goes Nuts For The Hamburgers At This Nostalgic Eatery Near Chicago
If you’re familiar with the Chicago north side suburbs, you’ve probably been to Des Plaines and eaten at this nostalgic burger joint. Even television celebrities have made the trip to this out-of-the-way eatery. Read on to learn why you should too.
Locals have been loving Paradise Pup since it opened in 1983.
Named for the river running through it, Des Plaines is full of down-home places to dine that people are willing to drive miles for, and this spot is no exception.
Inside this nostalgic burger joint, you'll find just a counter and cooks.
If you want to eat your food as soon as you get it, you can procure a table outside. Seating is limited, so get friendly.
As you line up to place your order, you can watch (and smell) food being made.
Sometimes the line winds around the building, because these burgers are just that good!
While you can get many great eats here, the star of this joint is the cheddar burger. It's the cheesiest, freshest burger you'll ever taste.
Other menu items include Italian beef, red hots (aka hot dogs), sausages, and milkshakes as well as a wealth of sides like fries and mozzarella sticks.
Everything on the menu is delicious, and you'll definitely want to make several trips to try it all.
You can't beat 35 years of great service at this nostalgic burger joint.
Paradise Pup is closed on Sundays, but you can stop by for a bite to eat any other day of the week from 11 AM to 5 PM.
Paradise Pup is located at
1724 S River Road in Des Plaines, and you can get more information on its Facebook page.
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Have you ever been to this nostalgic burger joint? Share your favorite thing on the menu in the comments below!