Montgomery's Oldest Family Owned and Operated Restaurant


Celebrating 100 Years of Service

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Chris' Hot Dogs
138 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104

Mon-Thurs: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 7:00pm

We Are Writing A Book!

We would love to hear your stories! Have you been to Chris' Famous Hot Dogs in the last 100 years? First Date? Chris before a movie at the Paramount? How old were you when you had your first Chris' Hot Dog? What are your most favorite memories at Chris' Hot Dogs? Please fill out this short questionnaire and your Chris' Hot Dogs story might make it in our book!

Welcome to Chris' Famous Hot Dogs

Founded in 1917, Chris' Hot Dogs have been enjoyed by every walk of life. Chris’ is a place where everyone, including young and old, rich and poor, black and white, from any country are welcome and can all dine harmoniously in this wonderful institution. We’ve had customers from every state in the Union, and countless guests from other countries.   Some of our more notable patrons include Franklin D. Roosevelt (who would frequently ask for a box of the world famous hot dogs as his train stopped in the Montgomery’s Union Station), Harry Truman, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Presidents Bush 41 & 43, Jimmy Stewart, Elvis Presley, Hank Williams, Clark Gable, Tallulah Bankhead, Whoopi Goldberg, countless sports stars and every Alabama Governor since 1917.

Our Menu

Chris' Famous Hot Dogs Menu

Choose from Chris' Famous Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Chicken Fingers, Fries, Onion Rings and more! Dine-in or carry-out Mon-Sat. We also ship Chris' Famous Chili Sauce nationwide. Call your to-go order in by dialing 334-265-6850.

Our History

Chris' Famous Hot Dogs History

Our largest hot dog order to date is 2600 hot dogs for the commissioning of the USS Montgomery on September 10th, 2016 down in Mobile, AL. The previous record was 2000 hot dogs for the 1963 campaign rally for George Wallace.

Shop Chris'

Chris' SWAG

Chris' Famous Hot Dogs online shop will be open soon! Just took us 100 years! Purchase Chris' Artwork, T-Shirts, Gift Certificates and Collectables. Chris' Famous Hot Dogs T-Shirts make a great gift for all.