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Portillo's Hot Dogs

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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HOT DOGS & CHILI
HOT DOG
With everything includes mustard, relish, celery salt, freshly chopped onions, sliced red ripe tomatoes, kosher pickle and sport peppers piled onto a perfectly steamed poppy seed bun.
CHILI CHEESE DOG
Served with onions.
CHAR-GRILLED MAXWELL STREET STYLE POLISH
Grilled in the traditional way it was done on historic Maxwell Street and prepared with mustard and grilled onions.
JUMBO HOT DOG
A thicker hot dog with mustard, relish, celery salt, freshly chopped onions, sliced red ripe tomatoes, kosher pickle and sport peppers.
JUMBO CHILI CHEESE DOG
Served with onions.
BOWL OF CHILI
Our homestyle chili served with cheese and onions.
BEEF-N-SAUSAGE SANDWICHES
We make our Italian Beef with extra gravy. If you prefer it another way, let your order taker know. DRY: Very little gravy... EXTRA GRAVY: We splash a bit of gravy on the sandwich... DIPPED: We dip the sandwich in the gravy...
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ITALIAN BEEF Our own famous recipe
Chicago’s #1 Italian beef served on perfectly baked French bread.
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BIG BEEF
For the larger appetite.
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CHAR-GRILLED ITALIAN SAUSAGE
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COMBO BEEF and CHAR-GRILLED SAUSAGE
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BEEF-N-CHEDDAR CROISSANT
A perfect combination of our famous Italian beef layered with cheddar cheese and served on a toasted croissant.
CHAR-BROILED BURGERS
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BURGER
1/3 pound* of juicy char-broiled beef with mayo, crisp lettuce, a red ripe tomato slice, sliced red onion, pickles and ketchup served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
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DOUBLE BURGER
Burger Lover’s Dream! 2/3 pound* of juicy char-broiled beef with mayo, crisp lettuce, a red ripe tomato slice, sliced red onion, pickles and ketchup served on our freshly toasted old fashioned style bun.
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BACON BURGER
Includes mayo, lettuce and tomato.
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DOUBLE BACON BURGER
Includes mayo, lettuce and tomato.
SALADS
Includes freshly baked house bread (120 Cal)
CHOPPED SALAD
Chopped romaine and iceberg lettuce with red cabbage and diced chicken breast, ditalini pasta, bacon, diced tomatoes, Gorgonzola cheese and green onion. Famously served with our House dressing
GREEK SALAD WITH CHICKEN
Chopped romaine topped with grilled chicken breast, Feta cheese, diced tomatoes, red onions, Kalamata olives and cucumber. Best served with Greek Vinaigrette dressing
TUSCAN CHICKEN AND BACON
Tuscan spring mix and chopped romaine lettuce with grilled chicken breast, tomatoes, red onions, bacon, walnuts and hardboiled egg. Best served with Honey Mustard dressing. CONTAINS NUTS
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CLASSIC CAESAR SALAD
A crispy bed of romaine lettuce topped with hardboiled egg, croutons and freshly grated Parmesan cheese. Best served with our classic Caesar dressing.
CHICKEN
CHAR-BROILED CHICKEN SANDWICH
Our char-broiled seasoned breast of chicken served tender and juicy on a toasted bun with mayo, tomato and lettuce
CHAR-BROILED CHICKEN CROISSANT
Our char-broiled chicken served on a perfectly baked buttery, golden brown, flaky croissant with mayo, tomato and lettuce.
BREADED CHICKEN SANDWICH
A lightly breaded, all-white breast filet, deep-fried in 100% vegetable oil and served on a toasted bun with mayo, tomato and lettuce.
BREADED CHICKEN CROISSANT
Deep-fried in 100% vegetable oil and served on a perfectly baked, flaky croissant with mayo, tomato and lettuce
CHICKEN CLUB
A lightly breaded, all-white breast file
4 PC
6PC
CHICKEN TENDERS
Lightly breaded, deep-fried chicken tenders. Served with your choice of sauce; ask your order taker for options.
SIDE ORDERS
Sm
Lg
FRENCH FRIES
Sm
Lg
CHEESE FRIES
ONION RINGS
CHICKEN TENDERS
TAMALE
Half
Full
HOUSE BREAD
FRUIT CUP
SIDE GARDEN SALAD
Tuscan spring mix and chopped romaine lettuce topped with shredded red cabbage, cucumbers, shredded cheese, tomatoes and croutons. Served with your choice of dressing
SIDE PASTA SALAD
Penne pasta with Feta cheese, tomatoes, red onions, Kalamata olives and cucumber tossed in a Greek vinaigrette dressing
CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP served daily
Ask your order taker for today’s other selections!
SHAKES, MALTS & SMOOTHIES
Sm
Lg
CHOCOLATE, VANILLA, STRAWBERRY SHAKE
Sm
Lg
CHOCOLATE, VANILLA, STRAWBERRY MALT
Sm
Lg
CHOCOLATE CAKE SHAKE
SMOOTHIES
Ask for today’s flavor!
COFFEE
HOT CHOCOLATE
MILK
BOTTLED WATER
DESSERTS
PORTILLO'S CHOCOLATE CAKE
LEMON CAKE
For a limited time. While supplies last.
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE
CHOCOLATE ECLAIR CAKE
AVAILABLE AT SELECT LOCATIONS
SOFT DRINKS
Sm
Lg
COKE
Sm
Lg
DIET COKE
Sm
Lg
ROOT BEER
Sm
Lg
SPRITE
Sm
Lg
MINUTE MAID LEMONADE
Sm
Lg
ICED TEA
OTHER SANDWICHES
GRILLED TUNA SANDWICH
Grilled yellow-fin tuna filet with lettuce, tomato, sliced red onion and tartar sauce on a toasted bun.
FLOUNDER SANDWICH
Panko-breaded Alaskan wild-caught flounder filet served on a toasted, beer-infused hoagie bun with tartar sauce and crisp lettuce.
GRILLED PORTOBELLO SANDWICH
Grilled marinated Portobello mushroom caps, red onion, tomato and mozzarella cheese served with Basil pesto sauce on toasted tomato focaccia
About
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Fast Food
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my very first experience with Portillo's. I was with a small group of coworkers that introduced me to this blessed place. They were very busy but surprisingly service speed was not bad. The ambiance at this location brought me back to the good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jonathon M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Portillos is one of my favorite places to eat. I have never had anything that wasn’t delicious. The beef sandwiches are fantastic as are the hotdogs!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank koonsjeffrey
Reviewed December 6, 2018

There were a number of us taking a training class in the area and came to Portillo's for lunch. Had my usual Chili Dog with cheese and onion, Tamale and a soda. Food and service were excellent which is about what you get at any...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BSJ3258
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I LOVE Portillo's, sure they have Italian Beef, Italian Sausage, well pretty much all kinds of hot sandwiches and Salads, and everything they serve is TOP NOTCH. But I have to say, my favorite things at Portillo's are: * Hot Dogs with Everything(however personally I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Live-Eye
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Was working in the area and decide dto stop here for lunch. Had my chili dog, fries and a diet coke. Excellent lunch like all the others that I have had any all of the other Portillo's restaturants. Excellent fast food chain!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BSJ3258
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This place is awesome! The food, the attention, the atmosphere, everything is great. Burgers and hot-dogs are the main dishes to try, but there are sandwiches and BBQ also worth to try. They are very conscious about service and customer care, always attentive and kind....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paris C
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Tasty Italian beef and Chicago dogs with a 50s diner decor. No frills, just good food. My only complaint: Tiny booths that a big guy who eats Italian beef and Chicago dogs can barely fit into.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mark Y
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I left the Chicago area nearly 30 years ago. Every year I've come back in the first place I've stopped is Portillos. I've been less than impressed with their food the last few years. The beef and gravy have just lost their flavor. you're beef...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LoriLeigh M
Reviewed July 8, 2018

What can I say about this long time great place but, once you try it your hooked? The regular menu of hot dogs, hamburgers, salad's, plus chicken and beef sandwich's. If you have room left, their chocolate cake is one of the best. I remand...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dicksayad
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Great place for lunch, good menu, get in BEFORE 12 Noon and you'll be in and out. After 12 Noon you will be waiting in line, both inside and outside drive through.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Deb M
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