El Portal is 22 and it’s time to celebrate! This iconic Mexican restaurant is known for their tequila selection, friendly staff and mariachi music. Owner, Abel Ramirez, runs El Portal, Yahaira’s Cafe and Vanessa’s Cafe, next door. This trio of restaurants brings charm and flavor to Pasadena. As El Portal goes into its 23rd year, Ramirez looks forward to seeing more familiar faces, serving more of his favorite dishes and continuing to be a part of the community.

El Portal is located at 695 East Green Street. Call (626) 795-8553 or visit www.elportalrestaurant.com for more information.