Chicagoland Restaurants Celebrate July National Hot Dog & Grilling Month


4911 N. Kedzie Avenue | Chicago, IL 60625 | 773.267.4200

Grilling Month at Dawali
Thursday, July 1 – Saturday, July 31
$5.75 – $14.75
Chicagoans can keep it light this July at Dawali as they highlight fresh and healthy grilled specials in celebration of National Grilling Month.  Menu items are available at both lunch and dinner.  Specialty grilled items include the Grilled Veggie Sandwich (Eggplant, Bell Peppers, Tomato, Portobello Mushroom in a pita with Hummus; $5.75) and the Mixed Grill (Kufta, Chicken Kabab and Beef Shish Kabab; $14.75).

HOURS: Sunday-Thursday 11:00 AM- 11:00 PM | Friday- Saturday 11:00 AM- 12:00 AM

4022 North Sheridan Road | Chicago, IL 60613| 773. 935.1880 |

All-You-Can-Eat Grilled Menu Specialties at Lakeview Baseball Club
Month of July
Ticket Prices start at $69
Cubs fans are invited to get their grill on while catching a game at Lakeview Baseball Club.  Ticket price includes an all-you-can-eat assortment of grilled specialties like all-beef Vienna hotdogs, grilled chicken sandwiches, burgers and boneless barbecue rib sandiwches along with finer fare like fresh bruschetta bar, veggie burgers, seasonal fruit, and assorted cookies.  Guests can watch the game in style while they eat on one of Lakeview Baseball Club’s three levels of space, including an air conditioned third-floor Club Room, rooftop bleacher seating for 100, outdoor seating on two levels; and wet their whistles at two beer and wine bars.  Call 773-935-1880 for tickets.

HOURS:  Vary by game

18 E. Bellevue Place | Chicago, IL 60611| 312.642.3400 |

$3.50 Mini-Kobe Beef Slider Dogs for Hot Dog Month

Thursday, July 1 – Saturday, July 31
Throughout the month of July and in celebration of National Hot Dog Month, Luxbar has created a Mini-Kobe Beef Slider Dog with mustard, relish and celery salt, available all month for only $3.50.

HOURS: Monday-Friday: 11:00 AM-12:00 AM, Saturday-Sunday: 8:00 AM-12:00 AM |
Bar: Monday-Friday, 11:00 AM-2:00 AM, Saturday: 8:00 AM-3:00 AM, Sunday: 8:00 AM-2:00 AM


544 N LaSalle | Chicago, IL 60610 | 312.644.4477 |

Hot Dog Month at Stretch Run
Thursday, July 1 – Saturday, July 31
In celebration of National Hot Dog Month, guests can enjoy $3 Vienna Beef hot dogs all month long.  Stretch Run Sporting Club and Grille is one of Chicago’s few OTB’s where guests can bet on every horse race every day.  With an array of coveted games from Golden Tee and Big Buck Hunter to Silver Strike Bowling and Target Toss Pro, Stretch Run is the ultimate sports viewing venue.  Stretch Run features a huge selection of board games to cure cabin fever and free wi-fi, so guests can “work” while they eat or play.

HOURS: Daily Lunch and Dinner: 11:00 AM-2:00 AM | Kitchen: Sunday-Thursday, 11:00 AM-10:00 PM, Friday & Saturday: 11:00 AM-11:00 PM

58 E Ontario St | Chicago, IL 60611 | 312.440.1717 |
Located above Sushi Taiyo at 58 E Ontario | Chicago IL, 60611| 312-202-0808 |

Grilling Month Asian-Style
Thursday, July 1 – Saturday, July 31
$6 – $9
Chicagoans are invited to celebrate National Grilling Month at Izakaya Hapa (open Thursday – Saturday only) with an upscale, modern and unique small plates menu of grilled items featuring Soba Lamb Chops (Three lamb chops marinated in pine nut miso, seared and served over spinach and soba noodles; $9), Grilled Chicken Sandwich (Grilled chicken with wasabi ailoi on a tender steamed bun topped with pickled daikon and shiso; $6), Teriyaki (Traditional Japanese grill item with savory homemade sauce and mixed vegetable stir-fry: choice of chicken $8, beef $9 or tofu $6).  Guests can also enjoy traditional grilled Yakitori at both Sushi Taiyo and Izakaya Hapa with a choice of chicken, beef or shrimp on skewers and presented on a Japanese grill with a trio of dipping sauces for $8.

SUSHI TAIYO HOURS: Monday-Thursday 11:30 AM- 10:30 PM | Friday 11:30 AM- 11:30 PM | Saturday 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM | Sunday 11:00 AM- 10:00 PM
IZAKAYA HAPA HOURS: Thursday: 5:00 PM – 10:30 PM | Friday: 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM | Saturday: 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM


55 S. Main St. | Naperville, IL 60540 | 630.548.3764 |

Hugo’s Gets Grilling at Naperville Ribfest
Thursday, July 1; Friday, July 2; Saturday, July 3; and Sunday, July 4
Hugo’s Frog Bar & Fish House in Naperville is excited to announce their participation in the annual Naperville Ribfest.  Hungry fest-goers will have the opportunity to sample signature Hugo’s grub like three mini-filet sliders and chips for only $10 and decadent carrot cake cupcakes for $2 apiece.  Naperville’s annual Ribfest attracts 250,000 attendees throughout the 4-day event.  Four to six bands play each day on two stages.  Genres include: rock, blues, bluegrass, country, alternative country/rock, jazz, and jam bands.  More information at

HOURS: Monday-Friday: 11:00 AM-12:00 AM, Saturday: 8:00 AM-12:00 AM, Sunday: 8:00 AM – 11:00 PM | Bar: Sunday-Thursday: 11:00 AM-1:00 AM, Friday & Saturday: 11:00 AM – 2:00 AM


871 E. Algonquin Rd | Schaumburg, IL 60173 | 847.397.3100 |

Jamaican-Me-Crazy Beach Party

Thursdays in July from 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM (July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)
Mad Mark’s Mystic Pizza invites guests to kickoff their weekly Jamaican-Me-Crazy Beach Party on Thursday, July 1.  From 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM, guests will enjoy the island music of Steve Persky “The Steel Drum Guy”, complimentary Caribbean Black Bean Salsa at the Bacardi Patio Bar and a Miller sponsored Bagz tournament where the weekly winner receives a $100 prize.  Diners can get a taste of the islands with Mad Mark’s $1 Grill featuring Jerk Chicken Kabobs, Sliders and Wings, Caribbean Corn and Grilled Pineapple.  The Bacardi Girls will be in attendance with prizes and giveaways.  Drink specials include $3 Jamaican Me Crazy 20 oz. Flavored Mojitos, $3 Jamaican Me Crazy 20 oz. Bacardi Torched Berry and Cola, $3.50 Miller Lite Aluminum Pints and $2.50 Miller Family Bottles and Drafts.  From 9:00 PM – 12:30 AM, guests will enjoy Live Acoustic Rock Thursdays in the garden featuring the music of Rob & Erik from Soda.

HOURS: Sunday – Thursday: 4:00 PM – 1:00 AM | Friday and Saturday: 4:00 PM – 3:00 AM


1150 Willow Rd | Northbrook, IL 60062 | 847.480.2323 |
100 West Higgins Rd | South Barrington, IL 60010 | 847.844.9300 |

Outdoor BBQ at Pinstripes
Starts Friday, July 9 – Will continue Friday, Saturday and Sunday Evenings
Pinstripes invites guests to enjoy summer nights with their new BBQ Cookout on their outdoor patios on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.  Kicking off on Friday, July 9, the BBQ cookout will feature items such as BBQ beef and baby back ribs, grilled skirt steak, potatoes, pasta and bean salads, corn on the cob, sliced watermelon and more.  Diners will enjoy expansive outdoor patios at both the Northbrook and South Barrington locations.  With seating up to 150 guests, the patios also serve the full Pinstripes Bistro menu and offer live music on Friday and Saturday nights.  Guests can challenge an opponent to a game of bocce on one of the outdoor courts adjacent to the dining patio.  PHOTOS AVAILABLE.

HOURS: Monday-Thursday: 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM | Friday: 11:30 AM – 12:00 AM | Saturday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM | Sunday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM | Sunday Brunch: 10:00 – 2:00 PM


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