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Jul 26, 2008 01:24 PM

Chick's - Still around?

Does anyone remember a place called Chick's - a greasy hamburger vienna beef hot dog place, right off of a highway exit that served the most amazing grilled onions on the burger and stuffed just the right amount of hand-cut french fries into the hot dog? My father used to take me there when I was 10 or 11 and I heard it has since shut down but figured if anyone would know, this board would...

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  1. This may not be the one you're thinking of, but Chuck's Southern Comfort Cafe in Burbank is a terrific restaurant. See its website:

    1. There was a Chick's Drive In at 2246 North Milwaukee in the 1960's and 1970's when I lived in that neighborhood. I am sure that this was the place that you described. I know the building is still there and now it is called Cafeteria Marianao. I am not sure when Chick's closed, maybe around 1990 but they had great food back then.