Portillo’s Expands Program to 11 Chicago-Area Locations – NBC Chicago

Satisfying that late night craving for an Italian beef sandwich or a chocolate chip cookie shake just got a little easier.

Portillo’s has expanded operations at 15 locations, most of which are in the Chicago area. The expanded program, which went into effect Monday, “will provide guests with more convenience and flexibility” to enjoy their favorite items — whether they prefer to dine in, go through the drive-thru or pick up an order of in the shower interior.

In addition, all 86 Portillo’s locations will now open at 10 a.m. daily, according to a news release.

Founded by Dick Portillo in 1963, Portillo’s has long been a popular spot for Chicago-style food throughout the region. In recent years, the chain has expanded across the US, with locations in Texas, Florida, Arizona and elsewhere.

The 11 Chicago-area locations and their extended hours of operation are listed below:

Vernon Hills and Schererville, Indiana

  • Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 – 23:30
  • Friday – Saturday: 10am to midnight

Naperville (Jefferson Street), Crestwood, Tinley Park, Niles and Homewood

  • Sunday – Saturday: 10:00 – 1:00

Addison, Bloomingdale, St. Charles and Joliet

  • Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 – 22:30
  • Friday – Saturday: 10am to midnight