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Photo's Hotdogs

301 N Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067-5328
+1 847-705-1111
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good22%
  • Average39%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Fast food
301 N Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067-5328
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is good. Many different specials offered weekly. The only downside is their service. It's slow if you dine inside. Their drive through service is slowest I've ever had to endure. Doesn't matter what time of day. Long wait even if you are only...More

Thank d910johnson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not waste your money here. My family and I have given Photo's a few chances because we were trying to support a local business, but they finally lost our business last week. There are several reasons: 1. The food is mediocre at best for...More

Thank willymuffinsmom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Love the atmosphere here. Cameras are hanging all over. Great tasting food served quickly. Similar to Portillos. Food is a little highly pricesd. Everything is ala carte. I love the chicken pita and hotdog.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This location of Photo's Hot Dogs is incredibly slow. Much slower than the relatively speedy, clean, and larger Mount Prospect location. Thought place was not busy, we had to search for a clean booth as most tables were sticky. Was disappointed that the char dog...More

1  Thank ProteusF
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The place is clean and well-decorated, but the food is nothing special. The Eisenberg hot dogs are kind of pale and remind diners of exactly what they have chosen to ingest. The prices are a little on the high side, although they have a lot...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

42 bucks for 3 people is just too much. In addition the place smells when you walk in. I've been come to photos for years and I'm tired of it all.

1  Thank gjnbln
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

They changed a .69 cent visa charge and the food is high priced. And don't ask for any food that has onions they give you a whole onion bulb. $20 for burger fry and drink.

1  Thank TamHam2
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Have tried this place 3 times now...and I will not again- hot dog- meh, chicken pita-cold and dry, fries- too salty and undercooked.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Yum! Chicken pita was fantastic. Cooked perfectly with Greek spices. Also, always fun to get the little free ice cream cone. Very good!

Thank Ken C
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Overpriced bland hot dogs over salted fries. $23 for 3 hotdogs,two fries and two sodas what a rip off!!

1  Thank Michelle H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N Northwest Hwy, Palatine, IL 60067-5328
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palatine
  • Phone Number: +1 847-705-1111
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