THAT LITTLE MEXICAN CAFE IS A FAMILY OWNED BUSINESS THAT HAS BEEN IN EVANSTON since 1996. We started on sherman ave and moved after several years to a larger location now on church street, as the company grew we opened a  second location in edgewater in 2006.

WITH AUTHENTIC MEXICAN RECIPES PASED FROM  GENERATION TO GENERATION,  you can be sure you will enjoy fresh quality products, and a real taste of mexico!

Come visit us and don't forget to try one of our great margaritas!   

OWENER:  "My name is Porfirio, I'm the chef/owner of That Little Mexican Cafe. My family and I would like to welcome you to our restaurant. Every morning I go to the market to find the freshest meats and vegetables possible. In the summer I will go to the farmers markets. I am from the town of San Gabriel in Central Mexico. I learned most of my cooking from my mother and have tried to replicate her recipes as I remember growing up, hope you will enjoy!



Porfirio Balderas 


Evanston Location