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El Porton Mexican Restaurant

12111 W Markham St Ste 450, Little Rock, AR 72211-2753
+1 501-223-8588
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“chicken soup” (3 reviews)
“tacos” (7 reviews)
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12111 W Markham St Ste 450, Little Rock, AR 72211-2753
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are new to Little Rock and wanted good Mexican food. After reading reviews, we thought we would try El Porton. It was busy, as most reviews said it would be, but there is plenty of seating and we had no wait. We ordered fajita...More

Thank sandy d
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Pretty crowded for dinner, even though it's spacious and has outside dining. We've eaten here several times because it was close to the apartment on the way home. It seems the cliche' too many cooks applies here. First, the wait staff has always been very...More

Thank 2whips
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Close to home ~ always busy ~ great service ~ and a number of great entrees. I always special order my enchiladas with fresh onions and jalapeños with red sause ~ highly recommended!

Thank Kent L
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went here recently for a birthday dinner. Great food. Nice staff. I'm a fan of this place. Try it out!

Thank Brennan A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The service here is great and has the best Guacamole in all of Little Rock. It is always nice to be able to sit outside and enjoy a fresh guac that is made at the table with the perfect warm and crisp chips

Thank CCCM6293
Reviewed 8 April 2017

My family and I use this restaurant several times a year for many years. It is simply the best Mexican place in Little Rock - their service, food and drinks are all outstanding. Try their margaritas!

Thank MaumelleTraveller
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We are here for a late lunch after shopping. The combo fajitas, chimichanga and fajita quesadillas were all really good. I got a side of tamales that may be the best I've ever had. I highly recommend this spot. It may be a little tight...More

Thank P1285YXamyh
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Always enjoy eating here. Service is great. Food is consistently good. Very generous servings. Accommodated our party of 8 with no problems.

Thank jkherbert
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Party of 9 gathered for a birthday dinner and we were seated immediately. Alex was our server and he did a great job. Our table arrangement was less than desirable but the company and conversation was excellent. Food was good with the exception of the...More

Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We went as a group for lunch on a Saturday. Server did well keeping us in chips and drinks. Food arrived and it was tasty. One of our party didn't get what he ordered and the server tried to talk him into keeping it. He...More

Thank Greg W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12111 W Markham St Ste 450, Little Rock, AR 72211-2753
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Little Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 501-223-8588
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