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Our Story

History of Portillo's

At Portillo's, we attribute much of our success to our hard-working employees and to you, our loyal customers. Thank you for your support.

  • 1963

    Dog House

    The first Portillo's hot dog stand known as "The Dog House" opens in 1963 on North Avenue in Villa Park. Owner and founder Dick Portillo invests $1,100 into a 6' x 12' trailer without a bathroom or running water. To get the water he needs, he runs 250 feet of garden hose f


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Portillo's Hours And Locations for Homewood, Illinois IL

17500 S. Halsted St.
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