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Portillo's Hot Dogs

170 W North Ave, Northlake, IL 60164-2320
+1 708-409-0000
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“italian beef” (16 reviews)
“cheese fries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
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170 W North Ave, Northlake, IL 60164-2320
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Reviews (59)
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The new lemon cake shake was a hit!!! Too bad it’s only for a limited time. I’d also love to see them add the strawberry shortcake shake to the menu!! Yummy!

Thank Herminio G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Love their Italian beef, BUT everything they offer is good. You can count on going home full no matter how hungry you are when you arrive.

Thank Edelan
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The food was hot and fresh. The atmosphere was amazing as well as the customer service. I would recommend this place to everyone. Great staff and establishment. You wont be disappointed.

Thank Sharon Y
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This Portillo's Hot Dogs is located at 170 W. North Ave., in Northlake. There is plenty of parking. It is like most other Portillo's. The staff is friendly and efficient. We ordered a beef sandwich with sweet peppers and giardiniera. More importantly, we ordered a...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a fast food restaurant with the best Italian beef sandwich. We don't live near a Portillo's, but when we are in the Chicago area we go out of our way to get one of their Italian beef sandwiches. It is so good it...More

Thank seatimeIowa
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great Italian beef and sausage and cheese fries! They also have burgers and salads but why would you go here for that?

Thank Douglas K
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Great hot dogs, chili dogs with cheese. Sauce has chili beans in it. Chicago style dogs, of course. More of a fast food restaurant, but large seating area. Other food, hamburgers, French fries, salads, etc. Order food at the counter, pay, and take back to...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite fast food go-to place for salads, burgers, grilled tuna or chicken sandwiches, and hot dogs. Serve beer and soft drinks. Best FF fries in town. Worth a visit.

Thank Nanster630
Reviewed 17 March 2016

The food used to be more consistent and wait times shorter - It is usually good and I suspect regulars have their favorites. Italian beef is a popular standby as are the hot dogs. I think the Chicago hot dogs are not as great as...More

Thank travlingmama
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Every time I come to Chicagoland I have to eat at Portillos. The ribs are the best ever and oh that chocolate cake! I wish they had one of these in Buffalo where I live.

Thank Lance M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 W North Ave, Northlake, IL 60164-2320
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northlake
  • Phone Number: +1 708-409-0000
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
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