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Portillo's

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3895 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2424
16307628484
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10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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West Chicago, Illinois
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Portillo’s is delicious, as all Portillo’s are, but it is also very consistent. The food is always good. They have the drive thru process down to a science and service is quick. I highly recommend.

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Thank Laura O
Elburn, Illinois
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is consistently good. Although it has slipped a bit over the past year due to new owners. Great hot dogs, average beef.

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Thank Gromitspal
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

nice variety of foods clean and quick service fair prices and plenty of seating wish they had a veggieburger

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Thank Donna N
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great and the coldest Miller Lite I have ever had in a frosty mug. My group had salads, dessert, chicken, sliced beef sandwiches. Definitely not your average hot dog place.

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Thank Mamadehill
Trinity
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237 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not sure I have ever seen so many workers ready to help me before in my life. We arrived about 11:45, right before the lunch rush and got fabulous service. The food was as ordered and did not disappoint. We will definitely go back.

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Thank Ryan K
St. Charles, IL
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite food here is the Italian Beef sandwich. It can be ordered with "degrees of wetness" depending on how much beef sauce you want on your sandwich. This like most Portillos has a few drawbacks. Free drink refills are present, but you have to bring your empty cup to the receiving line to get it. Your food is made... More 

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Thank OtherBeach
Charlotte, North Carolina
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the highlights of every visit to the Chicagoland area is their Italian beef sandwich...melts in your mouth.

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Thank Ric C
South Elgin, Illinois
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great fast food restaurant. The best wrapped tomales around. I like the wide variety menu they have. They do have salads if your watching your weight. Haven't had anything I didn't like. They also have catering. They have an amazing system for the drive-thru, & inside of course. Very friendly. Love the old time decor. If you haven't tried them... More 

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Thank mamahyman
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I visit Portillos on a regular basis and have never been disappointed! It is always clean, the food is excellent, and it is very speedy/polite service. It is a wonderful place to stop for lunch or dinner if you are in the mood for some Chicago-style cuisine!

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Thank JennMaeD
St Charles
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Portillo's Italian Beef and Hot Dogs with everything are the best. They also have great, loaded salads for healthy fare.

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Thank Dave726

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3895 E Main St, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2424
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: 16307628484
Description
Home to America's favorite Chicago-style hot dogs, Italian beef, burgers, salads, and chocolate cake.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?