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Santiago's Mexican Restaurant

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124 Lincoln St, Porter, IN 46304-1813
+1 219-926-6518
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“chips and salsa” (18 reviews)
“wet burrito” (5 reviews)
“enchiladas” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
124 Lincoln St, Porter, IN 46304-1813
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

One of my favorite local places to dine. Pretty authentic and the chips and salsa are a wonderful starter. I love the steak tacos and the carnitas. It also is very reasonably priced.

Thank sdamron2017
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Not quite what I was hoping for, went there for a women's meeting. was supposed to have back room, but messed up reservation, so had to rearrange tables. Not enough servers, but the girl wauting on our tables did her best, she was very nice,...More

Thank mommy123456
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

My sister took me here and said it was so good. The drive was fun to get here. She lives 30 min away and me 1:45 min. Haha. I was visiting her. The restaurant was in an area that was so cute. Near the South...More

Thank Charlotte272
Reviewed September 1, 2017

Stopped in for dinner one evening, food was very good. Very authentic. Only problem with the meal was the fact that the sauce from the enchilada spilled over on to my taco, and the taco fell apart, which made it very difficult to eat. Their...More

Thank dmaz48
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after hiking the dunes. They sat us right away and the staff was very friendly. We started with some cold beers with frosty mugs at a great price too! The chips and salsa are excellent! I had the wet burrito which was...More

Thank Nancy U
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

It's not a beautiful place but the service is good and the food is very good. Stopped in for lunch about noon and only three other tables were filled. Soda comes in a can but the ice tea was fresh. Nice lunch combo of two...More

Thank Marie A
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Stopped in this little town on our way through to North Dakota and we decided to try Mexican for a change. This little place was a hidden gem! I had enchiladas (1 each of chicken, cheese and pork), beans, rice and salad, all delicioys and...More

Thank barbintoronto
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Reasonable authentic Mexican food. Ordering a la carte makes prices even better. This is NOT a fancy place. Good food cheap prices, and friendly workers. Chips and Salsa are outstanding.

Thank bdamron
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

They make the best steak dishes. The wet burrito is a must. Reasonably priced. Good service. Our go to place in Chesterton area for Mexican food

Thank fe161i9
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Usually I would rate santiagos as 5 stars. Maybe it was me but today the food was good but seemed bland. Chips and salsa were good. I'll give it another try for lunch soon.

Thank indianajoes2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Lincoln St, Porter, IN 46304-1813
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Porter
  • Phone Number: +1 219-926-6518
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