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El Porton

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Avenida Hidalgo 5107, Tampico, Mexico
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Madrid
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266 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

As a chain restaurant, this place has become somewhat of a classic among locals. Although the decor has slightly faded and the place is not as crowded as it used to be, there are still some nice surprises to be found here (with the best one being the food). From a varied menu that stays true to traditional Mexican food... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Went there withour 3 year old daughter. They have a little play area which is great. Food is very tasty and they have a good selection. Portions are big. Everything is flavorful too. Food is 5* but Restaurant was understaffed the day we went there and it took 15 minutes until someone took our order.. Not the waitresses fault as... More 

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Madrid
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266 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2013

This place is great for trying timeless Mexican meals. The atmosphere is relaxed, the staff helpful and the experience enjoyable in general. Definitely worth a try.

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Tampico
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2012

El Porton is a Mexican restaurant chain owned by Walmart de México. It has become one of my favorite places for having breakfast in Tampico. El Porton has plenty of options to chose from and dishes from many regions of Mexico. Huasteco and Hacienda are among my favorite meatless breakfast dishes. Steak and seafood are on their weak side, you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Hidalgo 5107, Tampico, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Northern Mexico  >  Tamaulipas  >  Tampico
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Telephone: (833) 224 4994

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?