Paradise Pup

Row 1

1724 S River Rd (btwn Riverview Ave & Kennicott Ln)
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 699-8590
Burgers, Fast Food
Mon–Sat: 11:00 AM–5:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Best Char Cheddar Burger EVER - Bring them singles
  • Don't accept debit or credit cards, only cash.
  • Three things at this Des Plaines stand are in high demand: juicy char burgers topped with Merkts cheddar on kaiser rolls, chocolate malts and a seat on one of the limited stools.
  • Long line :(
  • Best burger in the Chicagoland area, by far!! Kumas is good and all, but way overrated compared to the pup. I've been eating here for 15 years, its why I look so good!!
  • Don't forget to bring cash!
  • Definitely try the 3-layer fries!
  • Cash only!!!
  • Try the 3 Layer Fries
  • Everyone comes for the burgers but I liked the grilled chicken sandwich
  • Come here when the temp is in the 90's...shortest line ever! (Wait...don't come...wanna keep that line short!)
  • Can never have too much cheddar! Cheddar burger and cheddar fries, baby! Yummmm
  • Biggest issue I have here: burger or dog?
  • Char cheddar burger is sooooo good! Cash only also.
  • 1/3 lbs Char Swiss Burger
  • What a great little joint hidden in town great dogs and burgers my hotel guy is awesome
  • Best char cheddar burger in Illinois!
  • Great burgers. Get there early or you will stand in line for a long time to eat one of these awesome burgers..
  • Simply the best. Anywhere. Go here.
  • Rye bread char burger, coleslaw, chocolate malt, cheddar fries. Perfect combination. Definitely a must!