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El Porton Mexican Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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11190 Alpharetta Hwy, Roswell, GA 30076-1436
+1 678-393-0100
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Mobile, Alabama
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love the Sunday brunch buffet. Worth every penny of the $13 price. The authentic Mexican dishes of barbacoa, lamb, tripe, tongue, handmade tortillas, charro beans, etc. are standouts. The soups were perfect for the chilly day, and the spicy salsas (3 or 4 to try) really warmed us up. Our sever (something like Allia) was very attentive. She knew when... More 

Thank DolphinDiver
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always amazing! Great food and service. Love their chicken tortilla soup and chori pollo. Everybody is super nice

Thank Ana84Maria
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

The service was great. The food was tasty without a long wait. Everyone enjoyed their meal. Our server even offered the split up the check, which can be a problem some places.

Thank tsobs1
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

This El Porton used to be a family favorite and we'd go at least once a week, and often more. Now we've given up on them. Over the past several months we've experienced poor service as the norm, stale chips, and often our old favorites on the menu are unappetizing and poorly executed. Very sorry to see this place go... More 

Thank gabbysgirl2016
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Decided to check the place out on Thursday which is their Margarita specials night. Good Margaritas,Nice atmosphere , Good service and delicious fajitas.

Thank Betsyblue1967
Level Contributor
42 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This little "cheap Mexican " restaurant has been a go to of mine for years. The food is consistently good, service fast and friendly! They even have health low carb options, and sub sides without problems .

Thank Debbie J
Milton, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

Very Good Service Table Side Guacamole Chips and Red Souse Delicius Enchiladas Verdez it is Good # 1 Margarita

Thank porduv48
Level Contributor
31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Great place for lunch or dinner. I have been here many times and have always been pleased. Here on Tuesday for lunch and the restaurant was packed. That is a sign!

Thank Tom H
Alpharetta, Georgia
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66 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2016

Newly remodeled and looking much better, El Porton is our quick mexican fave locally. We dine here regularly and it is always a good, quick meal. They have a little outside dining area that is super cute (and non smoking!) on sunny days as well as a lot of inside dining, so waiting usually isn't an issue unless you visit... More 

Thank spartanwalkingmom
Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016

Great mexican food. Their nachos are delicious and their guacamole is excellent. Margs are superb!!!

Thank sherry g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11190 Alpharetta Hwy, Roswell, GA 30076-1436
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Roswell
  • Phone Number: +1 678-393-0100

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