Welcome To

El Salto

Mexican Restaurant and Cantina

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Tuesday - Thursday, 12 PM - 8 PM
Friday - Saturday, 12 PM - 9 PM
Sunday, 12 PM - 8 PM

Schererville - 219.227.8660 - 1090 US Hwy Schererville, IN 46375

Chesterton - 219.395.9890 - 757 Indian Boundary Chesterton, IN 46304

Munster - 219.836.0600 - 9611 Calumet Ave. Unit C Munster, IN 46321

Merrillville - 219.940.9955 - 5031 E. 81st Ave Merrillville IN, 46410

Portage - 219.734.6463 - 6295 Ameriplex Dr. Portage, IN 46368

Valparaiso - 219.462.0100 - 3530 Calumet Ave. Valparaiso, IN 46383


As we all continue to monitor the unfortunate Corona Virus (COVID – 19) situation, we would like to reassure you that your health and safety, as well as our El Salto Team, is our top priority.

The El Salto team would like to make you aware that we are taking EXTRA precautions and taking the necessary steps to continue to thoroughly clean, disinfect and sanitize all areas of the restaurant.

Here’s What We Are Doing:

Extra daily deep cleanings in ALL areas of the restaurant.

Additional sanitizing and disinfecting stations for equipment, supplies, vendors, guests and employees.

Team members are continuing to use the best practices of hand washing, hygiene and cleanliness.

Here’s What You Can Do:

Wash your hands frequently (20 secs) with soap and warm water and dry with paper towel.

Cover nose and mouth with a napkin, tissue, or inside of your elbow when coughing and sneezing.

Use hand sanitizers often when soap and water is unavailable.


Let’s continue to work together to keep El Salto, our guests and the community healthy. Take care of yourself and others.

Thank you,

General Management

The freshest, finest, authentic Mexican food

In authentic Mexican tradition, the Mendoza family created El Salto to serve communities fresh cuisine in a cultured, festive and inviting atmosphere. With locations in Valparaiso, Chesterton, Munster, Merrillville, and Portage there is an El Salto nearby to serve you.

El Salto is notorious for their amazing margaritas and weekly margarita specials. Fresh ingredients and quality service make El Salto stand above the rest. We invite you to come to visit one of our five locations to taste the difference and where it’s always a fiesta!