Chicago, Illinois: Wolfy's Vienna Beef Sausage

Hoisted above the street, a red Vienna sausage held permanently in place by a light bulb-outlined giant fork.


2734 W. Peterson Ave., Chicago, IL
Wolfy's. On the the north side of US Hwy 14/W. Peterson Ave. between N. California and N. Fairfield Aves.
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Wolfy's Sausage

Wolfy’s Vienna Beef Sausage

In the land of hot dogs and sausage purveyors, Wolfy's has impaled its competition. High above the street is a red Vienna sausage held permanently in place by a light bulb-outlined giant fork. As I passed by during the day, I could only imagine the juicy sausage glowing in the dark with its accompanying fork. A visual feast! And besides they are in the Vienna Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame.

[Phil Pasquini, 04/10/2009]

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