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El Portal

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711 Omache Dr, Omak, WA 98841-9693
+1 509-826-1801
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Omak, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

If you want good Mexican food, go to El Portal! The owners are good hard working people and they honestly care about their business!

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Thank Nuby8387
Victor, Montana
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96 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Good place to take the family. Seemed to me like a normal Mexican restaurant. Food was good but not special. It worth a stop.

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Thank cpmontana
Spokane, Washington
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2017

This is one of our favorite restaurants in the area. I'm from Texas and my Wife is from California so we are very good judges of Latin Cuisine. La Portal is the real thing. Its a pleasant environment and the Staff is friendly. Chips, Salsa and Queso are flowing. The Chicken and Beef enchiladas are sublime. Be sure to get... More 

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Thank bretth938
Riddle, Oregon
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 8, 2017

I have traveled to Omak this summer quite a few times and have eaten here and have really enjoyed myself service is excellent and the food is very good. I would eat here again if and when I come back to Omak.

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Thank judyriddle
East Wenatchee, Washington
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 26, 2016

The service is great here and the food is equally as good! Fast service; good prices. Very comfortable place to eat in Omak.

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Thank Terri G
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Very clean..wait staff eager to please.i dine here about once a week. Food is always excellent with large portions so I usually take some home for another meal. Highly recommend to all.

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Thank Carla T
Merritt, Canada
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94 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Lunch time visit, service was very efficient from friendly waiters. Food was amazing in taste and presentation. Prices are good for the large portions they serve. Loved the surprise at the end of our meal. You will have to eat there to find out what that was. Will definitely return on our next trip to the area.

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Thank Susan R
Victoria, Canada
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016

The meals here are legendary for high quality and great value. The service is quick and friendly. Complimentary chips and salsa are on your table with a jug of ice water before your buns settle in your booth! The portions are large so you should order accordingly. There is a nice surprise at the end of your meal which you... More 

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Thank cobra517
Olympia, Washington
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265 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed September 15, 2016

El Portal is a family style Mexican food restaurant. We took our sister in law for lunch, her choice of restaurants (there are not a lot of choices in the Omak/Okanogan area!) The food was served quickly and hot, with generous helpings. The waiter was attentive but not overbearing. The food tasted good but not exceptional. Will remain on our... More 

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Thank Al K
Omak, Washington
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Very good Mexican food in this clean, friendly little restaurant. Salsas taste fresh, not an excess of cheese topping the enchiladas, tasty mole, choice of refried or rancho beans, family owned and always attentive to diners requests. Prompt service no matter how busy ! Close to hotel accommodations , pharmacy , Penneys, and Safeway .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Omache Dr, Omak, WA 98841-9693
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Omak
  • Phone Number: +1 509-826-1801

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