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8832 W Dempster St, Niles, IL 60714-5109
+1 847-795-0600
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“chocolate cake” (15 reviews)
“italian beef” (23 reviews)
“fries” (14 reviews)
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Italian, American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
8832 W Dempster St, Niles, IL 60714-5109
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No chicken dinner here. Gotta get the beef extra juicy and chopped salad. This places is also great for catering parties. Be prepared to wait in the drive tru.

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Portillo's offers a rib special of a 1/2 slab of ribs when you purchase a full slab of ribs and a drink. It is hard to pass that deal up, as the ribs are tasty and they are prepared the way that I like them...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered the classic: chocolate shake, cheeseburger and fries. Quick and efficient service. Clean tables and restrooms.

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Four people handled my order in the Drive Thru on 07/10. All got it wrong, corrected it on their mics and yet, at the window -- when employee #5 -- handed my order to me -- it was wrong. Then he wanted to disagree with...More

Thank DerbyLady88
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Portillo's has a great reputation in Chicago, and there is a reason why. The atmosphere is fun and the staff are friendly, but the Italian beef sandwiches are amazing. The Italian beef and sausage combo with hot peppers has placed itself atop the list of...More

Thank 902joshuaf
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Big thumbs up!!! Great food, not expensive. Highly recommended place. Family restaurant too. Try desserts

Thank strahinja14
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Was working with my boss and each time we go to Chicago we eat at one of their locations. The food is great! When you arrive you stand in line to order your food. They give you a number and you wait for your number...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Portillo's is famous for Chicagoland Italian beef, dogs, burgers, BBQ and more. Tip: Their salads are also quite good, don't be afraid to order one. This is a high – volume restaurant. You wait in line, order your food and pay while it is made...More

Thank Danno251
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place doesn't need help with reviews. Their food speaks for itself! Whenever we're in the Chicago area, we always stop at a portillo's. Our favorite is the Italian beef and chocolate cake.

Thank jennys0607
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to Portillo's many times and have even had them cater a dinner (they prep it and you warm it up). Today's visit was no different than usual. I had the beef and mozzarella sandwich ("no dip" - meaning they don't dip the sandwich...More

Thank Matt_from_Chicago
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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
  • Value
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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