Chicago favorite almost ready to open

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - CHAMPAIGN -- A Chicago favorite is about to open its doors here.

Portillo's gave a sneak peak inside the new restaurant earlier Thursday. It's on North Prospect and will officially open Tuesday.

Founder, Dick Portillo, says Champaign made the list because of demand. The restaurant serves a lot more than hot dogs; also Italian beef, hamburgers, salad, and even, their famous chocolate cake shake. 

This is the 49th location in the country. Doors open at 10:30 am Tuesday morning.


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