The Tacos At This Underrated Restaurant Are Worth The Drive From Anywhere In Iowa

With Taco Tuesday working its way towards being declared a national holiday, Iowans everywhere are seeking the best places to enjoy a tasty Mexican meal. If you’re trying to track down the best tacos in Iowa, drive out to Shenandoah, where you’ll find El Porton Mexican Grill.

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El Porton is located at 506 S Fremont St., Shenandoah, IA 51601. They’re open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.

If the weather warms up, be sure to set aside time to explore the Epic Abandoned Railroad Hike just south of town.