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Portillo's

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806 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-7808
+1 847-870-0870
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10:30 - 22:30
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Sun 10:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 10:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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Memphis, Tennessee
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Food is amazing. I don't know of many places that have equally tasty "junk" food and salads. My peer ate a Chicago dog and it looked amazing. I went with the Poppyseed Chicken Salad. It was so yummy. Great lunch and friendly quick service during a really busy time.

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Thank Amanda B
Rancho Cucamonga, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

If you are ever in the area you must try Portillo's they have great food, I recommend the beef sandwich but the have great salads and ribs too. My granddaughter loves their burgers.

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Thank Billy G
Palm Springs, CA.
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Wanted to have Chicago Hot Dogs during our visit here. Had the classic hot dog and the chili dog with onion rings and fries. Nice snap on the hot dog, which from what we read, are made just for them. Fast service and guys writing down your order on paper bags...cool

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Thank cakesbyroman
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Their chocolate cake and their chocolate shakes are so good you will just want more. Their hamburgers and fries are also very good. Every time I go to Portillo's I am never disappointed.

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Thank tracy80s2003
Oklahoma City
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

whenever we come to the area we head for portillos for several meals.. I love the Italian beef and my wife the chopped salad. great place to eat unless you want a quiet restaurant. very noisy.

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Thank louieOklahomaCity
Poway, California
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I had the pleasure of visiting Portillo's twice in a week on lunch from work and tried a variety of foods. The Maxwell Street Polish Sausage was so good, I can honestly say I'm a better person now in this world for having eaten it. On a second visit I got a Caesar salad as a side with my Chicago... More 

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Thank Bree B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is not the largest of the chai but very busy at lunch and dinner. Drive through is efficient but much more made to order than those burger places so expect hot food and good taste for your slightly longer wait

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Thank Karen C
Atlanta, Georgia
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103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Took our family to Portillo's. It is...in a word...amazing. We had a beef, a double cheeseburger, and two salads. I had the pecan salad and it was delicious. I subbed feta for shredded cheese and got the hot Dijon on the side. I would highly recommend it. Parking is a little tough. Grab a place wherever you can. Be ready... More 

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Northbrook, Illinois
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79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Just one of the best places for great food at popular prices. Outstanding beef sandwiches. Just a great family place. Large menu and all good.

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Thank 84u2c
Shiloh, Illinois
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

This place was suggested to me by the driver at Holiday Inn Express. He was right on all points, great food, great service, and quick service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:30
Monday
10:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:30
Thursday
10:30 - 22:30
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 806 W Dundee Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-7808
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-870-0870
Description
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.

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