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7195 Kingery Hwy, Willowbrook, IL 60527-2274
+1 630-789-0909
10:30 - 22:30
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Fri - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for an Italian Beef sandwich with hot peppers on the side and extra gravy on the side. A feast for anyone's palette. I think the French fries are better than McDonald's fries. They have a wide variety menu. Great Chicago style hot dogs, Italian sausage and even a combo beef and sausage sandwich. For those looking for the "more... More 

Thank Chofbauerinc
Lemont, Illinois
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118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Except for having to stand in a group for your number to be called (they need to take a lesson from The Patio or Buona and have people take their number to their table), still an excellent treat for the family. Standing and waiting has run it's course and I have not visited as much as in past years. However,... More 

Thank Richard B
Hinsdale, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great sausages and salads. Beer and soft drinks available. A fun place to eat with a nation wide reputation. You will come back often to enjoy the quick and delicious food.

Thank js262626
San Carlos, CA
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

My sister (who lives in Willowbrook) told me that business was down at nearby restaurants because everyone was going to Portillo's. Well, we were there long enough that we had dined at many of the nearest restaurants (Patio's, Blueberry's, Baker's Square), so we decided to go find out what the hype was about. What we found was a cavernous restaurant... More 

Thank KarenB_California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Good food, affordable price, conveniently located. Perhaps you not force reviewers to review anything but hotel.

Thank Edward M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Located in a mall parking lot. Atmosphere is very fun and quirky - great for hanging out with friends and family. Lots of midwest kitsch going on. The signature sandwich is Italian Beef, which is a seasoned beef thinly sliced. It's typically served with some peppers, and you can have it 3 ways - dry, extra gravy, or dipped. I... More 

Thank Perrycollective
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81 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

This place is like a greasy, grimy street stand, but in a nice, clean, large-scale restaurant format. I have to say that it is GREAT for a family outing... we had no trouble at all with a party of 5 adults and three kids. The hot dogs and beef/sausage combos are tasty, but don't QUITE get the Chicago street stand... More 

Thank Town P
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This food is the bomb!!!! Years ago i would go to Maxwell Street in Chicago and order the Italian Beef and Polish sandwiches smothered with onions. Now i can get the same taste at Portillos. Even in Arizona

Thank Herm55
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I had the italian beef and it was amazing. My boyfriend brought me here since he is from the Chicago area and always talks about this place. They did not disappoint.

Thank Michellen P
Arlington, Virginia
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328 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I went with a coworker to Portillo's for lunch. They have pasta dishes, burgers and beef sandwiches. I chose the Bacon Cheese Burger. Both the burger and the bun were good. The small fries were plenty for lunch.

Thank Ronald B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7195 Kingery Hwy, Willowbrook, IL 60527-2274
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Willowbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 630-789-0909
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.

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