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8390 La Palma Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620-3208
+1 714-220-6400
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything is unbelievably good and affordable. They have the best tamales that I ever had. The line is ridiculously long but it's worth it. The only problem is parking. Even with a pretty large lot, it is almost impossible to find a spot during lunch...More

Thank cxrcyf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a Chicago native, living in southern Cali, I was elated to find a Portillo's!!! It was a mile from my hotel. My cravings for a Chicago hot dog 🌭 was fulfilled!

Thank Latoya M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are craving a Chicago style Italian beef sandwich, this is the place to go! Portillo's locations are mostly in Illinois, but there are a few scattered around the country, and Buena Park is lucky to have one! The crinkle fries have a great...More

Thank bookmarkedit
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Lots of parking, great atmosphere, very popular and the food service was fast. Portions were a good size and a great value for your money. Menu had lots of choices and the food was really good. Definite must if you are in the area!

Thank Debra W
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere! Old Chicago memorabilia all over the walls in an old town-type setting. Portillo' sis a refreshing alternative to the typical urban fast-food faire. The bustling atmosphere is perfect for being situated about a mile from Knott's Berry Farm. I had the beef sandwich...More

Thank Andy4220
Reviewed May 28, 2017

Burgers, chili dogs, and salads, something for everyone. Haven't been here in awhile, wasn't busy like before, fries and chili on hotdog were cold, sent them back, maybe this is the reason why? New food was good. Don't know if I'll go back.

Thank JeffBransford
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch from this place and it was great. I had the Cuban pork sandwich with onions. Very tasty and satisfying. I will definitely return while out here for work.

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Just like back in Chicago. Love the hot dog. Ask for double fried fries. Fresh salads. Easy parking. Ample. Easy to get to. Nice decor

Thank sandersjohng
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Pretty tasty. Got mine with hot peppers! But beef a bit dry so not a 5. Next I'll try the Chicago dog.

Thank Koffidanger .
Reviewed May 2, 2017

great food, Italian roast beef for me and salad for her she loves busy but fast indoor and outdoor seating a little pricey but worth it, large portions

Thank 277dennisw
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8390 La Palma Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620-3208
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Buena Park
  • Phone Number: +1 714-220-6400
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Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
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