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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 good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (10 reviews)
“chicken soup” (3 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
12111 W Markham St Ste 450, Little Rock, AR 72211-2753
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I have been to the El Porton locations probably a hundred times. Most often get enchiladas , fajitas, tacos, cheese dip and chips. They are always good. The best I have ever had? No, but consistently good. There are many good Mexican places like this...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

K and I have been here several times with the children and grandchildren and each visit was good but not great. Tonight was different and I had a great meal with a great waiter. We had chips with hot salsa, guacamole made at our table...More

Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My niece recommended the place, and I am a little of a Mexican food snob. It was Devine! The table side guacamole was just wonderful and fresh. We had some seafood burritos and the shrimp was not over cooked and tilapia was seasoned well. My...More

Thank Knee-dragger
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Food is always good. Didn't give it 5 stars because staff is not always friendly. Ate their for lunch with my grandkids. Waitor was ok just not friendly.

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

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 10 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 1 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
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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, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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