At one time it had the best Italian beef and sausages but not anymore. It seems that the prices of went up and the size of the sandwiches has gotten smaller. The chocolate cake and shakes are still excellent.
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Nothing needs to be said - this is the best place for hotdogs in Chicago. Nostalgic decorations and antiques completely cover the walls and ceilings and you could easily imagine the Fonz walking in the door.
Portillos is getting known all around the US. With so many people who have migrated from the Chicago area, everywhere I go people know about Portillos. For what started form a single location, Portillos has kept true to it's roots. Great dogs and pretty much...More
Portillo's is always a good choice, for a quick hot dog meal, but they also have other sandwiches, ribs and pasta, My favorites it the Jumbo Hot Dog or the Chili Cheese dog. Can't wait for the Peoria Il location to open which will still...More
This Portillo's is always fast, efficient, and gets our food right. 6 of us came for lunch, in and out even while they were very busy in less than 25 minutes. The Italian Beef is great, but that chocolate cake shake is too much for...More
Took CRT train from airport to bus at Rosemont. Bus to Elk river is Pace not CRT but other than transportation issues because of separate transport companies this was easy and definitely worth it and delicious way to spend a layover in Chicago. A local...More
Whenever I get to Chicago the first place I stop is Portillo's for a Italian Beef Sandwich. They also have great ribs that fall of the bone. I have tried everything on the menu and have never been disappointed. The burgers, hotdogs and tuna sandwiches...More
I love Portillo's though I have to disclose I mostly go through the drive through for lunch. My favorite isn't even on the menu, I order a Polish Sausage on French bread dressed like a hot dog with everything on it including sport peppers. I...More
Food was good. Not a huge hotdog fan, but these are very good and lots of unique toppings to try something different. Fries are great.