Chicago Style Hot Dog Joint Closes Its Doors

By WEEK Producer

November 1, 2011 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 2:26 AM CDT

Peoria, Ill -- A Peoria landmark known for Vienna Beef hot dogs and Italian Beef has closed it's doors.

Mr. G's Chicago Style conducted it's last day of business Monday.

Owner Mick Veloso says the restaurant had incurred too much debt and had difficulty making high tax payments.

Mr. G's was inducted into the Vienna Beef Hot Dog Hall of Fame in 2009.

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