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Rand Red Hots

1441 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-3408
+1 847-699-0606
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 22 min
All hours
American, Fast food
1441 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-3408
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Hot Dogs are good as well as the Polish Sausage. Fresh Cut Fries are delicious. Try a Bunch Tamale. Great side dish.

Thank piplop1322
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great little place just past downtown Des Plaines! Small menu but fantastic hotdogs and each one comes with fries! Cheap but wonderful!

Thank JakesMom2016
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Fast service, cheap and dam good hot dogs. It's all here and hand cut French fries cooked just right. Easy to get to but hard not to return.

Thank dicksayad
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I don't eat red meat so I couldn't have a hot dog when I went here with friends but was more than happy to just have a side order of fries and a banana milk shake. The fries were hot and good and a decent...More

Thank BeenTo7Continents
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Best Hot Dog in the Chicago area and it is near the airport. You can go to Super Dawg or Gene & Jude's but this is the best! Great Strawberry milk shakes as well.

Thank Brent V
Reviewed 10 August 2016

If you are looking for a good hot dog and not much else, Red's is the place to go in the Des Plaines area. They know what they do well and the menu reflects that.

Thank Dnic1963
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Old fashioned drive in decor adds to the charm of this restaurant. Excellent hot dogs and the make their own fries from fresh potatoes. Really good. Well worth a visit.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I know people may give me flack for this, but I think Rand's is better than Gene & Jude's. Their fries are fresh cut & AMAZING every time you go. They're always hot and fresh. The hot dogs always have that amazing "snap" that you...More

Thank Megan M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

If you want a great meal deal when traveling in the Chicago area, head on out to Rand Red Hots in Des Plaines. For $3 you can get a real Chicago style hotdog with hand cut fries. If you are a classic car buff, make...More

Thank Corky_Snodgrass
Reviewed 15 June 2016

A big Chicago hot dog and fries for $3! Both were excellent. The poppyseed bun was nicely steamed and the hot dog came with all the trimmings including sport peppers if desired.

Thank H B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 Rand Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60016-3408
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-699-0606
  • E-mail
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