wynders hot dogs
NEW LENOX FOOD LOVER

New Lenox, IL

#1 Feb 6, 2012
WYNDERS HOT DOGS is going out of business. Closing this week if not already
thank god

Lemont, IL

#2 Feb 6, 2012
That place sucked so bad. I wrote a review about it after they first opened. Someone on here blasted me and told me to go back and try it again... so I did. I ended up leaving the entire meal on the table and walking out.

Lazy Dogs had the same problem...using the lowest grade garbage ingredients and charging standard prices

Oh well, at least we will have a Portillos soon enough. Groundbreaking 1st week of April
Common Sense

Wauconda, IL

#3 Feb 6, 2012
thank god wrote:
That place sucked so bad. I wrote a review about it after they first opened. Someone on here blasted me and told me to go back and try it again... so I did. I ended up leaving the entire meal on the table and walking out.
Lazy Dogs had the same problem...using the lowest grade garbage ingredients and charging standard prices
Oh well, at least we will have a Portillos soon enough. Groundbreaking 1st week of April
Where's Portillos going?

Since: Sep 10

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#4 Feb 6, 2012
I just stopped into Wynder's and the owner said they are not closing. There is a sign on the front door that says they will be *temporarily* closing earlier than normal because of an issue not related to the restaurant.
Harry

Lemont, IL

#5 Feb 6, 2012
New Lenox Patch wrote:
I just stopped into Wynder's and the owner said they are not closing. There is a sign on the front door that says they will be *temporarily* closing earlier than normal because of an issue not related to the restaurant.
That's a shame, because they ought to close for good! That place is absolutly horrible. As for portilo's, I heard the same thing that they were coming to. It's supposed to be built up by the hospital. Can anyone confirm that?
thank god

Lemont, IL

#6 Feb 6, 2012
it's going by target, just to the west of chilis
Rachel

Chicago, IL

#7 Feb 6, 2012
They need to build a hooters
Me likey HOOTERS

United States

#8 Feb 6, 2012
They need to build a hooters and the ladies of NL need to show more of their hooters.
NEW LENOX FOOD LOVER

New Lenox, IL

#9 Feb 7, 2012
Wynders business partner is pulling out. its a black hole for them. terry the guy running it thinks another investor will take over..just like he thought disney wanted his product...right. Besides what hot dog restaurant is closed after 4 on the weekends and closes at 6 during the week. bad business and i understand why the business partner is pulling out
jack

Lawrenceville, GA

#10 Feb 7, 2012
so is there going to be a portillos coming to new lenox!??!! this would be great. We need a portillos.
Dr Oz

United States

#11 Feb 7, 2012
Harry wrote:
<quoted text>
That's a shame, because they ought to close for good! That place is absolutly horrible. As for portilo's, I heard the same thing that they were coming to. It's supposed to be built up by the hospital. Can anyone confirm that?
Great location. When their arteries get clogged, help is right down the street!
true

Mokena, IL

#12 Feb 14, 2012
New Lenox Patch wrote:
I just stopped into Wynder's and the owner said they are not closing. There is a sign on the front door that says they will be *temporarily* closing earlier than normal because of an issue not related to the restaurant.
Well here it is on the patch: Wynder's Spiral Cut Hot Dogs in New Lenox closed last week, but owner Terry Johnson is hopeful for future opportunities to market his trademark franks.
American

Schaumburg, IL

#13 Feb 14, 2012
What happened to the White Castle on LaGrange?
whities

Mokena, IL

#14 Feb 14, 2012
American wrote:
What happened to the White Castle on LaGrange?
They are rebuilding it to a more modern new building.
American

Schaumburg, IL

#15 Feb 14, 2012
Thank you!
whities wrote:
<quoted text>
They are rebuilding it to a more modern new building.
Another swing and miss

Downers Grove, IL

#16 Feb 15, 2012
I hate it when any place (Wynder's does this), has that Vienna sign of a "real" Chicago Style Hot Dog (Poppyseed bun, steamed bun & steam cooked Viena dog, Mustard, Onion, Relish), you've see this poster (AJ's has the same pic). You order the Chicago Dog and it's nothing like the picture at all. Wynders deep fry's & grills the dog? WTF is that? I say FALSE ADVERTYISING!

But their Fresh Cut Fries are old school & I love them. Irish Pig makes Fresh Cut Fries too.
inspectorGidget

New Lenox, IL

#17 Feb 15, 2012
Another swing and miss wrote:
I hate it when any place (Wynder's does this), has that Vienna sign of a "real" Chicago Style Hot Dog (Poppyseed bun, steamed bun & steam cooked Viena dog, Mustard, Onion, Relish), you've see this poster (AJ's has the same pic). You order the Chicago Dog and it's nothing like the picture at all. Wynders deep fry's & grills the dog? WTF is that? I say FALSE ADVERTYISING!

But their Fresh Cut Fries are old school & I love them. Irish Pig makes Fresh Cut Fries too.
I love Irish pig!! I am so happy that you reminded me that it's been too long :-) that will be lunch for tomorrow!...and their fries are excellent too.
get a job

Frankfort, IL

#18 Feb 15, 2012
that wynders guy needs to get a job and stop trying to sell his product.

clearly it didn't work.
nut JOB

New Lenox, IL

#19 Feb 20, 2012
Terry...NOW FORMER OWNER....is a NUT JOB...he had his heat and water off for 3 months...so he could keep a hot dog business going...family took cold showers...he is losing his house...or already did..his former investor paid 35k to pay off bills and rent just to get out and run from this nut case. Horse SH** food...glad it is gone...and TERRY>>>do get a job...your family deserves it...
Say huh

AOL

#20 Feb 20, 2012
nut JOB wrote:
Terry...NOW FORMER OWNER....is a NUT JOB...he had his heat and water off for 3 months...so he could keep a hot dog business going...family took cold showers...he is losing his house...or already did..his former investor paid 35k to pay off bills and rent just to get out and run from this nut case. Horse SH** food...glad it is gone...and TERRY>>>do get a job...your family deserves it...
Nosey prick, why dont you mind your own #%+@#!ing busines. You are probably sitting at home whacking off to facebook pics.

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