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St Charles roadfood

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St Charles roadfood

I'll be spending a week in St.

Charles and am looking for suggestions for Chicago style eating without the trip into the city. Any Italian Beef, hot dogs, pizza, etc.

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1. Re: St Charles roadfood

Lots of choices:


Wauconda, Illinois
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2. Re: St Charles roadfood

Not too many resturants stick out of mind in St. Charles. However, I beleive their is a Portillo's somewhere near there. That is all you need to get the Chicago hot dog or beef experience. If you head into Schaumburg. Off of Roselle Road is a very nice Lou Malnatti's. It is better than the one's downtown.

St. Charles is a very quaint but classy city. They have some good resturants there, but they mostly pub like places or tea shops. I think out by the mall you get some more commercial establishments that may have beef and pizza.

Wauconda, Illinois
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3. Re: St Charles roadfood

Ok...Here is what I could find...

Hot Dogs and Beef

Are best had at Portillo's in the burbs. Usually a pretty consistent experience all around. Superdawg would be a little hike for you. The Batavia Portillos should be a 10-15 drive for you or less...


531 North Randall Road



The Schaumburg Lou Malnatti's still seems the closest for you in St. Charles. There is one that might be a little closer, but it is only carry out. This is a pretty big location across from the library. The Schaumburg Lou's would be about a 20 min commute...

(Roselle & Schaumburg Roads)

1 South Roselle Road

Schaumburg, IL 60193

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