Since its inception at the Columbian Exposition/World’s Fair in 1893, Vienna Beef has always had a factory store and sandwich shop on the grounds of its manufacturing facility. The original factory opened a store on Halsted and Maxwell Street, in… Read More ›
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Michael’s Beef House in Oak Park has a storied history involving several operators building and rebuilding it into a jewel of the community. Originally, Michael Sicurella honed his building and operating skills by starting up, briefly running, and selling the… Read More ›
Dan’s Hot Dogs is a traditional neighborhood stand that thrives on good food. Tom Theodorou and his valued staff, including Danila Suarez, have been making friends and feeding customers for generations. Since opening their business in 1986, they have accumulated… Read More ›
The Vienna Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame was created to honor hot dog operations that have achieved longevity and have developed into area landmarks. Out of thousands of Vienna Beef customers we have recognized only 123 nationwide since the… Read More ›
In 2006, Vienna Beef created an award to honor those unique hot dog operations that have achieved longevity and developed into neighborhood landmarks. The newest inductee is Dazzo’s Dog House, in Glendale, Arizona. Dazzo’s started carrying Vienna products in 1979… Read More ›
In 2006, Vienna Beef created an award to honor those unique hot dog operations that have achieved longevity and developed into neighborhood landmarks. The newest inductee is Margo’s Vienna Station, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Margo’s started carrying Vienna products in… Read More ›
In the 1970s, someone at Vienna Beef came up with a one-of-a-kind idea to promote the company’s sausages: electroplate them in 24-karat gold, and turn the results into keychains to hand out to customers. Click here to read the full… Read More ›
The Vienna® Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame was created to honor hot dog operations that have achieved longevity and have developed into true neighborhood landmark, one of which Vienna® is proud to highlight today. Out of thousands of Vienna®… Read More ›
The grand opening of the Vienna Beef Hot Dog Museum is part of Vienna Beef’s 125th Anniversary celebration. The History Museum will allow visitors to experience the evolution of the classic Chicago-style hot dog with old photos, advertisements, hot dog… Read More ›
— Chicago hot dog and sausage icon Vienna Beef celebrates its 125th anniversary this year, and as part of the festivities it unveils a history museum today at its flagship factory store and cafe at 2501 N. Damen Avenue in Bucktown. Click… Read More ›
We have not yet reached the dog days of summer, but Chicago is already celebrating its most famous dog, with the opening of the Vienna Beef History Museum. Click here to read the full article.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Vienna Beef is celebrating its 125th anniversary with the grand opening of a new hot dog museum at its headquarters in Bucktown. Click here to watch the video.
Japan is home to a museum devoted to instant ramen. Belgium has one where the French fry takes center stage. And in England, there’s a museum that celebrates mustard. For those that hunger for a space paying homage to a… Read More ›
CHICAGO (WLS) — Vienna Beef celebrates 125 years in business this year with the opening of its own history museum at company headquarters along the Chicago River on Wednesday. Click here to watch the video.
It has been over a half century since Bob Bailey Senior started Chickie’s at their original location on South Pulaski on Chicago’s southwest side in 1962. It was quite the phenomenon when Chickie’s began selling Vienna Beef hot dogs and… Read More ›
Happy anniversary, Vienna Beef. This summer marks 125 years that the beef hot dog and sausage maker has been doing what it does best, and it’s celebrating its Chicago roots. Click here to read the full report.
The Vienna® Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame was created to honor hot dog operations that have achieved longevity and developed into true neighborhood landmarks. We are proud to be able to highlight on these establishments. Out of thousands of… Read More ›