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Portillo's Hot Dogs

3895 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2424
+1 630-762-8484
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chocolate cake” (29 reviews)
“italian beef” (60 reviews)
“ribs” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
3895 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2424
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The quality of the food is terrific, and the service is exceptional. If you are looking for great fast food with a variety to choose from, you have to try Portillo's. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was absolutely excellent. Had many things here to try and we did. Not a bad thing on the menu. Was suggested by a good friend as “it’s life changing”. Lol. Have to say it was !!!

Thank Maderjc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had one meal there. It was okay, nothing great. The chicken sandwich was at least as good as a BK Broiler.

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Italian beef, dipped in gravy, with cooked green peppers on fresh Italian bread; or a Vienna brand hot dog, with Chicago trimmings; or a big chopped salad with chicken and Portillo dressing; or delicious chocolate cake; or... Decor theme is a Prohibition-era Chicago warehouse, with...More

Thank MarianneElizabeth
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Great Portillo's location. As always their beef sandwich is tops. Hot dogs and hamburgers are very good also with fresh toppings. The reason I didn't rate them a 5 is because of their chicken sandwiches. It seems they changed their chicken, and the sandwiches went...More

Thank Vince R
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I stopped for a sandwich as I had heard good things about Portillo's. The bread of the sandwich was different from most places as it fresh and so good. The beef just melt in my mouth with eat bite.I will definitely go back to try...More

Thank dakotajude73
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Good place to grab a lunch. Most people like the Italian beef but being gluten free, I stick to the salads instead. The garbage one is my favorite but the one with fruit is a close second.

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife ate here for dinner after looking at the reviews on Trip Advisor. For a fast food experience, I probably should have rated a 4 but they sell beer and we ate inside so I gave the 3 stars. If your expectations...More

Thank Todd C
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Here's a small chain that's a rags-to-riches story. It started, quite literally, as a hot dog stand and is now a decent sized chain. There are pictures of the original dog stand in the restaurants. I had a fish sandwich and it was a good...More

Thank tatom
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We usually dine here or at one of their locations when we visit the Chicago area. Service is fast. Many customers use the drive through.

Thank journalmytrips
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3895 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2424
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 630-762-8484
  • E-mail
Description
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
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