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1155 Brook Forest Ave, Shorewood, IL 60404-8845
+1 815-609-1400
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“italian beef” (29 reviews)
“salads” (22 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1155 Brook Forest Ave, Shorewood, IL 60404-8845
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well operated family restaurant with better than average fast food in a Spacious surrounding although very busy. its efficient and food always fresh. However, there are many places with tastier fare.Prices are reasonable except they charge for any little extras.

Thank npshaikh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love Portillo's, I grew up in Chicago, so I know what the hot dogs should taste like. We even visited some hot dog places in Florida, do not even come close. There is now a portillo's near Tampa, so we drive the 30...More

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely great food the real deal for an authentic Chicago hot dog. The ribs are great, and they make great burgers for the money. The place is incredibly busy, but the service is still very fast. Good value as well.

Thank demarco23
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The Italian Beef sandwich with mozzarella cheese and hot peppers, is THE BEST!!! The crinkle cut fries are great too! Can't go wrong, this place is great! And it's nice that they have outside seating. Yum!!!

Thank GoButler99
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Ok I was surprised with this place I am not fussy on hotdogs but wow what a menu. Friends told us it didn't matter what you order it is all good I didn't really believe them what fast food place has good food for the...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were told we had to do their Italian Beef sandwich...well it did not disappoint. I love a good French Dip or Philly Cheese Steak so this was a great choice. Oh and yes the chocolate cake was as advertised. It will be on our...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love the atmosphere, the food, the chaos, the price...EVERYTHING. This is a smaller facility than ones I have visited before, but we had no problem getting a table. The drive through is handled incredibly well face to face and not through a speaker. The...More

Thank mommy24kids
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We try to visit Portillo's every time we visit Chicago. What's not to love about hotdogs, burgers, Italian beef sandwiches, chop salads. Absolutely delicious, fast, inexpensive.

Thank Kristi A
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Is there a better run restaurant in Illinois? Super service great food. Chocolate cake to die for. Atmosphere is outstanding and prices are within reason.

Thank fntnpn
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went with a large group of friends. Accommodated us just fine, food was very good, fast, and the chocolate cake shake is everything Fluffy promised it would be!

Thank Fred K
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Questions & Answers
Kim B
26 May 2017|
Response from Marvett M | Reviewed this property |
no they do not deliver..they have a drive thru that is pretty fast though
Kim B
26 May 2017|
Response from Marvett M | Reviewed this property |
no they do not deliver
Joyce A
31 January 2017|
Response from Jim H | Reviewed this property |
The catering menu is not available as a download from the website. She will need to call 1-866-YUM-BEEF for product info and local pricing. Hope this helps...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1155 Brook Forest Ave, Shorewood, IL 60404-8845
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Shorewood
  • Phone Number: +1 815-609-1400
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
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