Famous at the Minnesota State Fair since 1999 serving Great Food and Beer. Also ,providing entertainment day and night.

Minnesota State Fair - August 25 through September 5, 2016.

We opened "Chicago Dogs" at the Minnesota State Fair in 1999. We are located in the beer garden called "The Gardens".
"The Gardens" is on the corner of Dan Patch and Underwood. This is about 2 blocks west of the main entrance on Snelling Avenue.
In 2012 we introduced the first Gluten Free hot dog and bun on the State Fairgrounds.
In 2014 we introduced the Bison Dog made with 100% Bison and is one of the leanest red meats on the market.

Karaoke provided Noon to 5 p.m. daily by Mia Dorr's Premier Entertainment.

River Rats Dueling Pianos performing from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily. It's a rock-n-roll, sing along party. Visit their web site at www.riverratsduelingpianos.com to find out more about the group.

If you are interested in working for Chicago Dogs during the Minnesota State Fair, send an email to: annechesin@aol.com

Minnesota State Fair Menu

Chicago Hot Dog - Vienna skinless dog, poppy seed bun, onion, tomato, cucumbers, green relish, sport peppers, kosher pickle spear, celery salt, brown mustard

Chili Dog w/Cheese - Vienna skinless dog, poppy seed bun, chili, cheese, onions, sports pepper

Coney Dog w/ Onions - Vienna skinless dog, poppy seed bun, coney sauce, onions, yellow mustard

The Kidsway - Vienna skinless dog, plain or poppy seed bun, ketchup, mustard, or both

State Fair Dog - Vienna skinless dog, poppy seed bun, with any topping you like

Bison Hot Dog - Bison Dog, poppy seed bun and any toppings you would like

Chicago Italian Beef - Seasoned roast beef, Italian roll, fried onions peppers, Italian gravy, sports peppers, mozzarella cheese, giardinera relish

Bratwurst - Poppy seed bun, brown mustard, chopped onions and sauerkraut

Chicago 6 pak - 2 State Fair Dogs, 2 Whole Pickles or Potato Chips, 2 Small Sodas

All hot dogs are 100% beef and Gluten Free

*Gluten Free hot dog buns available at an additional charge*


  • Brown Mustard
  • Yellow Mustard
  • Ketchup
  • Cheese
  • Sport Peppers
  • Dill Pickle
  • Chopped Onions
  • Diced Tomatoes
  • Sliced Cucumber
  • Fried Onions/Peppers
  • Sauerkraut
  • Green Relish
  • Celery Salt
  • Giardinera Relish


Whole Kosher Dill Pickle

Potato Chips

Cup of Chili w/onions and cheese


Coke Products

  • Coke
  • Diet Coke
  • Sprite
  • Orange
  • Iced Tea
  • Pink Lemonade
  • Bottled Water
  • Red Bull

Draft Beer

  • Only at Chicago Dogs!
    Maple Island 2 Headed Goose
  • Michelob Golden Lite
  • Coors Light
  • Grain Belt Premium
  • Leinenkugel Honey Weiss
  • Leinenkugel Summer Shandy
  • Summit IPA
  • Summit EPA

Bottle Beer

  • Redbridge (GF)
  • Nott My Fathers Root Beer
  • Twisted Tea
  • Sharpes N/A


  • Mikes Hard Lemaonade
  • Mikes Black Cherry Lemonade
  • Redds Apple Ale
  • Lime-a-Rita
  • Strawberry-a-Rita

Frozen Slushy

  • Mikes Hard Lemonade
  • Twisted Tea
  • Twisted Mikes Freeze (blend of lemonade and tea)