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El Porton Mexican Restaurant

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
2095 Merchants Row, Germantown, TN 38138-3839
+1 901-754-4268
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good35%
  • Average32%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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“fajitas” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
2095 Merchants Row, Germantown, TN 38138-3839
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite lunch spots! Elizabeth is the best waitress! She is always friendly and goes the extra mile to accommodate her guests.! Thanks

Thank tamaramZ2641WY
Reviewed August 25, 2017

This is our favorite local Mexican restaurant. And there are many from which to choose. Everything is delicious, but I particularly love their "Steak Tampiquena"... very tasty : )

Thank Therese H
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

I use to frequent tbis place a lot bit over the past year I've avoided it. We found a flyi ng roach in the nachos! Later on I've heard others have had the same experience. Good food but the kitchen mist be nasty!

Thank John P
Reviewed May 24, 2017

The service was almost non existent. The food was not as good as I've had in other Mexican restaurants.

Thank kdp43
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We ate lunch here twice while visiting family because it is their favorite. If I lived here I would never eat here. The first time we visited, it was not too bad. But, the second time it was awful. We want on a Sunday after...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed April 12, 2017

We have enjoyed the food at El Porton in other locations. We tried the Germantown location and will NOT be back. Slow service. Dirty. We actually saw roaches. Never again!

Thank A1965lisam
Reviewed March 13, 2017

The restaurant failed my Chili Rellenos test - badly. The food is ok I guess, but they go cheap. When I order Chili Rellenos, I expect the traditional recipe. When a local restaurant puts a slice of pepper on a plate and covers it with...More

Thank Dorence C
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stopped in for an early dinner. Chips, salsa and drinks were served quickly. Chips were fresh and salsa tasty. Our entrees arrived soon after ordering. The food is standard "American " Mexican. Good but nothing out of the ordinary. The guacamole...More

Thank April C
Reviewed February 12, 2017

The Salsa and Chips were the best I have ever had. The food was very disappointing. They are so busy trying to make nice presentation on the plate that they forgot about what the food tastes like. There are a lot of restaurants in the...More

Thank 43832William
Reviewed December 22, 2016

My older son and his family had recently moved to Collierville, Tennessee. This restaurant was recommended. Prior to airport departure , we stopped with our daughter -in-law and 4 children. I was surprised that for a Christmas vacation week that it was about 30% occupied....More

Thank winetravelers2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2095 Merchants Row, Germantown, TN 38138-3839
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Germantown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-754-4268
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