'Pop's Italian Beef and Sausage' Brings Italian Fare To Old Town

A new Italian spot, offering sandwiches, hot dogs and more, has opened its doors in the neighborhood. Called Pop's Italian Beef and Sausage, the fresh arrival is located at 157 W North Ave. (between La Salle Dr. & Wells St.) in Old Town.

Pop's—which has locations throughout the greater Chicago area—specializes in sandwiches, burgers, dogs and more. 

The menu is extensive, so expect to see an array of sandwich and burger options like and Italian beef, sausage and beef combo sandwich, Reuben on rye, Italian sausage, a triple cheeseburger, and gyro on pita. 

There are a variety of sides and snacks on hand as well, like pizza puffs, fried mushrooms, mozzarella sticks, tamales, and chili cheese fries. (You can check out the full menu here.)

With a 3.5-star rating out of eight reviews on Yelp so far, Pop's Italian Beef and Sausage has gotten a good response.

Patrick J., who was among the first Yelpers to review the new spot on October 22nd, said: "This is a good solid place to get beefs, gyros and dogs. They have a much larger menu but I could only eat so much on one visit."

Yelper Alan D. added: “Pop's is a welcome addition to Old Town. That's primarily because the food is solid, but also because their food will keep everyone going to all the gyms, spinning studios, cross fit, and yoga and barre studios in the neighborhood as we work off our Italian beef, burgers, hot dogs, etc.”

Pop's Italian Beef and Sausage is now open at 157 W North Ave., so head on over to check it out.