our roots

Los Portales Restaurante and Lounge is family owned and operated by Aridia Hidalgo & Maria Castro since 2014. Our restaurant brings the comforts of good food and family sentiment to your table. Los Portales continues true to their roots serving up the best Latin Cuisine specializing in Colombian and Peruvian dishes to the Orlando area. 

Aridia Hidalgo grew up involved in the food industry. Aridia's experience extends from working at Rodicio Churrasqueria Porcao, State Master Restaurant, and for the Panamanian Airline Copa for over 15 years. 

Maria Castro started sharing her love for food over 30 years ago, providing quality customer service and food at community events during the Hispanic Heritage Month. Maria’s experience also includes over nine years working at the Officer’s Club assisting with events coordination.

Thank you for stopping by. Come join us for a great meal and entertainment. Welcome to our home!