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The Portillo Restaurant Group

Piper Jaffray served as exclusive financial advisor to The Portillo Restaurant Group on its sale to Berkshire Partners.

Client Description

Portillo’s is an iconic Chicago restaurant chain founded in 1963 by Dick Portillo. The first Portillo's hot dog stand known as "The Dog House" opened on North Avenue in Villa Park, IL. The Portillo's menu includes a variety of items, including Chicago–style hot dogs, Italian beef, hamburgers, sandwiches, ribs, salads and desserts.

Counterparty Description

Berkshire Partners is a Boston–based private equity firm with more than $11 billion in aggregate capital commitments.