Livonia City Council supports Portillo’s plan to build, open franchise

A rendering of the proposed Portillo's planned along Middlebelt Road in Livonia.

A taste of Chicago appears it officially will arrive to Livonia.

The Livonia Town Council reviewed the plans for the proposed Portillo’s cafe prepared for a new outlot at the Millennium Park searching centre south of Interstate 96.

Located at 13000 Middlebelt, the new restaurant would consist of 7,900 sq. toes of space and provide up Italian beef sandwiches, warm dogs and chocolate cake shakes. 

The council reviewed the proposed task at its Feb. 16 analyze meeting at Livonia City Corridor, wherever it proposed acceptance for the options submitted. 

“I am energized about Portillo’s,” Councilman Rob Donovic said. “It can be since the town of Livonia does a great occupation and our inhabitants enjoy to try to eat. And so do I.”

The moment open up, it would mark the 2nd Portillo’s to open up in metro Detroit: the initial spot opened in 2021 in Sterling Heights. It’s a cafe that has a large adhering to, specially for people who have put in time in the Windy Metropolis.