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Portillo's

Hot Dog Joint
8832 W Dempster St (btwn Parkside Dr & Greenwood Ave), Niles, IL 60714, United States
Hours:
Likely open (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 11:00 AM–2:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Thu–Sat
    • 11:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 11:00 AM–3:00 PM
    • 5:00 PM–10:00 PM
Price:
$$$$
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch
Drinks:
Beer
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating:
No
9.1/10

Based on 361 votes

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  • What you need to know
    John W.
    "Excellent Italian beef, dry with moz and hot peppers!"(12 Tips)
    Monica P.
    "Chocolate Cake Shake is a must!!!! SO GOOD!"(5 Tips)
    Timothy C.
    "Chopped salad, chicken Alfredo, and Italian combo(dipped)"(7 Tips)
    Robert F.
    "great beef, hotdogs,fries,ribs,"(6 Tips)
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  • Italian beef
  • chocolate cake
  • milkshakes
  • hot dogs
  • chopped salad
  • french fries
  • lively
  • ribs
  • good for groups
  • family-friendly
  • casual
  • trendy
  • good for a quick meal
  • cheeseburgers
  • great value
  • authentic
  • chicken
  • smoothies
  • Polish sausage
  • root beer
  • Brian C.
    Italian beef with mozzarella and hot peppers! Chocolate cake
    Brian Chinn · 5 days ago
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  • Diego R.
    You have boy moved until you have had an Italian beef from Portillo's.
    Diego Reynoso · 1 week ago
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  • Yung A.
    The cheese fries and cake shake
    Yung Asap · January 10
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  • Tim C.
    One of the best chopped salads!
    Tim Cummings · December 29, 2015
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  • James T.
    Avoid the drive-thru and that side of the parking lot. It can be a nightmare.
    James T · December 28, 2015
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  • Scott H.
    Italian Beef sandwich
    Scott Herrington · December 16, 2015
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  • Keith C.
    The ribs were fantastic!
    Keith Converse · October 25, 2015
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  • John W.
    Excellent Italian beef, dry with moz and hot peppers!
    John Wildes · August 26, 2015
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  • John W.
    Drive thru is worse than most portillos even with the staffing they do. Not all menu items inside are available thru drive thru, this was not immediately known to me. Good location though, extremely
    John Wildes · August 26, 2015
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  • Abdulla A.
    Famous Italian beef 👌
    Abdulla Abdulrahman · July 12, 2015
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  • Bella A.
    Two words. Chocolate.Cake. FTW
    Bella Alexandra · July 5, 2015
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  • john s.
    Great when its hot outside and you need that lemonade
    john smith · July 4, 2015
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  • Michael L.
    Italian beef sandwich with hot peppers... I'm in love.
    Michael Lane · May 28, 2015
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  • Adam R.
    Its a bucket list type of place.
    Adam Rowe · May 6, 2015
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  • LaKeisha R.
    I absolutely love you Portillo's Hot Dogs! Check out Freebie today! Read more
    LaKeisha Richardson · April 24, 2015
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  • Louis K.
    Always love a good hot dog and root beer!
    Louis Klieger · April 21, 2015
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  • Ku M.
    Good Chicago area foods
    Ku Mays · April 8, 2015
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  • Stephanie C.
    Everything is good here. Everything.
    Stephanie Cianchetti · March 6, 2015
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  • Timothy C.
    Chopped salad, chicken Alfredo, and Italian combo(dipped)
    Timothy Choi · February 18, 2015
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  • Jennifer B.
    Tried the ribs from Baranelli's for the first time and they were delicious!
    Jennifer Boberg · February 15, 2015
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  • Jeff B.
    It is everything I ever want it to be, no matter which location
    Jeff Beck · January 28, 2015
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  • Terrence
    Def not the fastest portillo's but, tastes as good as the rest
    Terrence · December 1, 2014
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  • Raph B.
    The jumbo hotdog is the bee's knees! Gooood!
    Raph Baker · November 22, 2014
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  • Amanda 🦄 A.
    Everything's good here! Ribs are awesome! Burgers always juicy, flavorful esp with sport peppers. Best crinkle cut fries. Italian beef rocks. Chopped salad is dinner-sized. Busy, but efficiently run.
    Amanda 🦄 Acevedo · September 23, 2014
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  • James T.
    Cup o' beef with cheese and peppers.
    James T · September 23, 2014
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  • Rachel S.
    Chocolate cake milkshake MLIA!
    Rachel Stine · September 7, 2014
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  • Tracy T.
    Good food with lots of selections. There is something for everyone's taste. The elderly guy behind the Barnelli's counter tells corny jokes and I look for him every time! Go see him!!
    Tracy Takacs · September 3, 2014
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  • Bob D.
    The Italian beef is very good. The French fries and shakes are kind of pedestrian.
    Bob DeGraff · August 12, 2014
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  • Dan
    The hot dogs are legendary. The salads are also very good. In terms of desserts, go with the chocolate cake or, better yet, the chocolate cake shake.
    Dan · August 12, 2014
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  • Curvalicious1214 N.
    Freak n Awesome!
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  • Diana D.
    Best food ever! Everything is incredible! Get the beef with hot and sweet peppers!
    Diana Di Venere · March 30, 2014
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  • Eric B.
    Honestly the food here is pretty damn good. However since I worked here I know the slave work it takes to make it. And that makes it that much less enjoyable for me even though I no longer work here
    Eric Balter · February 22, 2014
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  • Anthony I.
    If you get the ribs in the drive thru....by the time you're done waiting....they're ready
    Anthony Iacopetti · February 2, 2014
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  • Chris S.
    Don't come in with your significant others credit card, they won't accept it
    Chris S · February 2, 2014
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  • Neal G.
    Any thing you order is fantastic
    Neal Gandhi · December 26, 2013
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  • Benny C.
    Love that chocolate cake shake must have one!!!! Totally recommended it!
    Benny Capalnad · October 15, 2013
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  • Nancy H.
    Love the sesame salad .
    Nancy Hylton · October 11, 2013
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  • Nancy H.
    Lunch with Tata
    Nancy Hylton · September 13, 2013
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  • Lisa M.
    This place is always amazing!!
    Lisa McNeal · May 20, 2013
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  • Nancy H.
    Great salad!!!
    Nancy Hylton · March 15, 2013
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  • Marissa R.
    Get the wet beef
    Marissa Rubin · January 29, 2013
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  • Gloria C.
    come for any of these--Chicago-style hot dog, Italian beef, grilled Polish sausage covered in caramelized onions, Chocolate cake shake
    Gloria Chin · January 17, 2013
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  • Matt D.
    This place sux ass. The service is shitty, the food looks like its put together by monkeys and the wait time is too long for shitty food!
    Matt Dobos · December 30, 2012
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  • hooeyspewer ..
    Try the Chocolate Cake shake - it's wonderful - AND definitely check your order when they give it to you lest you leave with Cheeseburgers and Hot Dogs instead of Beef sandwiches like we did!
    hooeyspewer . · November 26, 2012
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  • Lina G.
    Have the chocolate cake for dessert! It's delicious!
    Lina Gonzo · October 21, 2012
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  • Michal
    Food's ok service is bad.... Longest wait ever 10 minutes and still no food :((
    Michal · October 13, 2012
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  • Sarah N.
    Chocolate Malt is Amazing!
    Sarah Nikiel · October 11, 2012
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  • Robert F.
    great beef, hotdogs,fries,ribs,
    Robert Flor · September 19, 2012
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  • Cheri H.
    Check! check! your order. I ordered a chop salad with chicken. I did not look at it, I got home and no chicken, it was just a chop salad. :(
    Cheri Howe · July 30, 2012
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  • Chris S.
    Ribs take a LONG time. Your entire party will be done eating by the time you get then. All the food is great!
    Chris Sheedy · July 11, 2012
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  • Nicole M.
    This drive through has a line no matter what time of the day. Having people standing out there taking orders doesn't help much
    Nicole Morisco · June 6, 2012
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  • Jenn M.
    Have the best fries
    Jenn Mahler · May 21, 2012
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  • John S.
    The combo is the best!
    John Swoboda · May 16, 2012
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  • David G.
    Take home some chocolate cake! It's amazing.
    David Gange · April 17, 2012
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  • Nancy
    Love the Ceasar salad
    Nancy · April 16, 2012
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  • Katerina K.
    CHOCOLATE. CAKE. SHAKE. DO IT.
    Katerina Kiriazopoulos · March 10, 2012
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  • JR N.
    Italian beef.
    JR Nalzaro · March 8, 2012
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  • Jimmy M.
    Best beef in the country!!!!!!!!!
    Jimmy Mahoney · February 26, 2012
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  • Renalin J. M.
    i LOOOVE their chopped salad!!! =)
    Renalin J. Malvar-Ledda · February 10, 2012
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  • Chris M.
    Specify sweet or hot peppers when you order your italian beef!
    Chris McDonald · January 23, 2012
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  • Helena
    Best chopped chicken salad ever!!!!
    Helena · January 20, 2012
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  • Jabari H.
    The banana smoothies are really good. Mixed with strawberry is even better!
    Jabari Hunt · January 10, 2012
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  • Paulo F.
    Pesto Chicken Pasta!!
    Paulo Familara · January 3, 2012
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  • Ben E.
    Pity the fool who doesn't order at least one chili dog every time they're at Portillos.
    Ben Eubank · December 4, 2011
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  • David E.
    Best chopped salad!
    David Eastham · November 3, 2011
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  • Giacomo M.
    Awesome Eclaire cake!!!
    Giacomo Mauro · September 18, 2011
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  • Janine H.
    Service has really gone down at this location!
    Janine Harrison · September 18, 2011
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  • Monica P.
    Chocolate Cake Shake is a must!!!! SO GOOD!
    Monica Paonessa · August 25, 2011
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  • @MisterHirsch
    You haven't had Portillo's until you have had either a beef sandwich (with or without chedder) or a Chicago Style Dog with everything.
    @MisterHirsch · August 23, 2011
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  • Natalie S.
    Their smoothies are delicious! Especially mango and strawberry
    Natalie Santos · August 19, 2011
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  • Shainamary D.
    Service is good if you make it clear, the drive through is pretty quick.
    Shainamary Denes · July 28, 2011
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  • Dan O.
    Italian beef is off the hook Read more
    Dan O · July 4, 2011
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  • Roksana N.
    Yum. Can't go wrong
    Roksana Nedjat · May 15, 2011
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  • Lizette P.
    You have to go inside to order most of barnellis menu. Don't get stuck in the drive thru.
    Lizette P. · April 3, 2011
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  • Michelle T.
    Order the chicken poppyseed salad, chicken pesto pasta, and caramel pecan cake. All delicious choices!!!
    Michelle Truong · March 11, 2011
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  • halina n.
    Great beef sandwiches!! Amazing cake shake too
    halina nieciecki · December 15, 2010
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  • Diane H.
    Be prepared to wait if you go through the drive thru.
    Diane Haro · November 16, 2010
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  • Amy A.
    Not in the mood for a hot dog or a beef? The salads are awesome too! Chicken pecan, chopped or Caesar, Yum!
    Amy Alford-Hess · November 14, 2010
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  • Aisha B.
    Best cheese fries & Beef sandwiches in Niles
    Aisha Barton · August 18, 2010
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  • Nanstr7
    Not far from work when I need my fix.
    Nanstr7 · June 13, 2010
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  • Yanni K.
    All I ordered was a double cheese with bacon and I have to wait? Call ahead!
    Yanni Kalamatianos · May 3, 2010
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  • thomas e.
    awsome cheeseburgers and beef sandwiches
    thomas ericksen · April 11, 2010
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  • Kristi S.
    Get the cheeseburger and fries. Sooo good.
    Kristi Seguin · March 4, 2010
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  • Laura
    Call ahead if you want to pick up Barnellis at the drive thru
    Laura · February 15, 2010
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