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Cozy Dog Drive In

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6th street, Springfield, IL 62703-402
+1 217-525-1992
08:00 - 20:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I don't understand what all the celebration is about. I have been in Springfield several times working and decided today to give it a try. WAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY Overrated! The corn dogs were completely worthless, the chili cheese dogs I wouldn't feed my dog and the fries I have to say we're the best thing. Overall I'm extremely dissapointed with this establishment... More 

Thank Kfrog3
Springfield, Illinois
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place that has been around for decades. It is worth the stop just to experience some of springfield's past.

Thank illinoisfriend
Springfield, Illinois
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173 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing we are here are good. Hot dogs look like cadaver fingers. Plenty of nostalgia inside but doesn't make up for horrible food. I ate here once before, maybe 18 years ago. Just as bad as i remember. Will never go back

Thank BenNic02
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to Cozy Dog since I was a child. The cozy dogs have the best batter and their fries are handcut and delicious. You don't have to waste your money at the high-priced fair when you can get the best fair food at Cozy Dog!!

Thank Julezz1108
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101 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The home of the Cozy Dog. A great collection of memorabilia to enjoy while you wait for and enjoy your Dog.

Thank bubble323
Sherman, Illinois
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15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cozy Dog are the best anywhere. The fries are great and the service good. It is a great place to catch up on some of Route 66 memories.

Thank Donna T
Springfield, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great place to eat. I had my fill of corn dogs and my belly hurt from all the corn dogs I ate. the diner it self was quaint for what it sold and I love the life size cutouts of Mr. and Mrs. Dog. I had good laughs at this place.

Thank nechtraver
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my nephew here over the Thanksgiving break for a quick lunch. It was average fast food. From legend, this is where the original Corn Dog was born on Route 66. It's definitely a nostalgic place to visit.

Thank Robert S
Chicago, Illinois
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A delightful, plain hot dog stand with inside dining room. Serves corn dogs. Food is simple and good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice and clean family owned cafe that takes you back to the 60s! Cozy dogs, hamburgers and affordable prices are to be found. Great for a family with younger or older kids. Route 66 souvenirs can be found and great post cards done by well known local artist William Crook of many old and some long gone... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6th street, Springfield, IL 62703-402
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-525-1992

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?