Berwyn, Illinois: Muffler Man: Chicken Wing, Cigar

A 2022 Muffler Man smoking a cigar and holding a fried chicken wing and a bottle of hot sauce. He has Frankenstein's monster stitches on his head and wrists.

Cigars and Stripes BBQ Lounge

Address:
6715 Ogden Ave., Berwyn, IL
Directions:
Cigars and Stripes BBQ Lounge. On the north side of Ogden Ave./Route 66, three-quarters of a mile east of its intersection with IL-43/Harlem Ave.
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Muffler Man with a cigar.

Cigar Muffler Man

The newest Muffler Man on Route 66 is in Berwyn. He will eventually stand on the roof of the business.

[Craig Grondfeldt, 09/17/2022]

Muffler Man with chicken wing, cigar, hot sauce.

Muffler Man

Muffler Man is smoking a cigar and holding a fried chicken wing and a bottle of hot sauce.

[dave, 09/06/2022]

This oddity was created by Mark Cline in 2022, using a mold made from a 1960s Muffler Man, and the customized with wing-and-sauce accessories. The Frankenstein's monster stitches in his head may be a tribute to "Svengoolie," a Chicago-area TV horror movie host who often used Berwyn as a running gag on his show.


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