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8832 W Dempster St, Niles, IL 60714-5109
+1 847-795-0600
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“chocolate cake” (18 reviews)
“italian beef” (22 reviews)
“chopped salad” (7 reviews)
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Italian, American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
8832 W Dempster St, Niles, IL 60714-5109
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Reviewed yesterday

On recent business trip to the Chicago area - but not near the greater downtown area, found this to be a excellent place for Chicago style hot dogs, Italian Beef sandwiches, and many other offerings. Food quality was consistent and very good. Orders come in...More

Thank RPhTraveler
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We came to Portillo's because they were offering a rib special for the holiday. It was a buy one slab of ribs with a drink and you get a half slab for free. Why not? Especially, since their ribs are EXCELLENT. We ordered the special,...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Just about every American food, you can imagine. Large parking area, the drive-thru is very crowded at peak hours. Know what you want cash credit or debit cards accepted.Nostalgia decorations all around the ceiling area. Always a party type atmosphere. Check Google maps for pictures...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

My wife loves the jumbo hot dog, I love the Italian beef & sausage combo, my son loves the cheeseburgers, and we all love the fries. Top it off with strawberry shortcake and this places leased the whole family happy, happy, happy!!

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Located across the street from Lutheran General Hospital, this drive thru crew saw me following all of my prenatal and postnatal visits. ‍ You won't find bad service or a bad meal here. I am partial to the Turkey Florentine Panini and a chocolate malt,...More

Thank heidibuol
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Was headed to a doctors appointment in the area and stopped in here for lunch. Portillo's has a great restaurant chain with excellent meals and excellent service. Food is always served fresh, hot and very quickly! Excellent choice for eating if you are in the...More

Thank BSJ3258
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We had such a great visit that we went back before leaving town. We had the beef sandwich and of course Hotdogs. The beef on the sandwich was very flavorful and is a large serving size. We both had Chicago style hotdogs. We just got...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Italian beef with sweet & hot peppers was spot-on! Busy Thursday eve - place was rockin' - everything seemed very efficient!

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Nice place and the food is always great. Best Hot Dog in the city. Fun and the service is always fast. Just a great place for lunch. Always stop here where I come to the Chicago area.

Thank JeffreyTravel
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Tried to place an order on-line and on the phone. Took over one hour. Do NOT bother going here when their management could care less. Too big now to care about customer service

Thank Kristie B
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18 February 2017|
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Response from Melanie W | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You get in line, make your order, pay, and go wait for your number to be called
17 June 2016|
Response from _rockfrt |
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8832 W Dempster St, Niles, IL 60714-5109
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Niles
  • Phone Number: +1 847-795-0600
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Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
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