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El Paraiso Family Mexican Restaurant

314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211
+1 719-395-1783
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (10 reviews)
“pollo” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family lucked into this outstanding Mexican restaurant today. They served fresh everything, including corn chips and salsa they make. The lunch menu was authentic and delicious. It was reasonably priced, the decor was great, and the staff was super friendly. We'd return in a...More

Thank mctommy6659
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The food was good, service was pretty good too...we had 12 people in our group and we were served within a reasonable time.

Thank pitapipsqk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here while passing through town and the food was your average Mexican fare. Nothing incredible - still good though. Their margaritas are very good and generous. The salsa is fresh and delicious. If you have a craving for Mexican food, this place...More

Thank seano21401
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food. Customer service is a little slow. Also excellent margaritas. Staff tries hard, but they seem to be short on staff.

Thank KSU83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite restaurant in BV! Service can be slow but who cares if it's gonna be good. * House Margarita is one point. * They know how to cook real pinto beans (delicious!) * We have yet to have a disappointing meal.

Thank Buffy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's busy, squishy and noisy. Food was mediocre (I had the fish tacos - flavorless). Service was slow and we had so many people serving us (one sat us, one gave us chips, another took our drink order, another brought our drinks, back to the...More

Thank Tamara C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ha become our go to place on Friday nights. Margaritas are very good - and happy hour pricing makes them even better. Food is good and service is excellent. Jose the manager is always ready to greet you with a smile.

Thank Alf G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am super picky about fajitas, especially the meat. These guys knocked it outta that park! Not chewy in the least, and super flavorful.

Thank Jared K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were visiting from Texas and were craving chips and salsa, since it's part of our everyday diet. The atmosphere was fun, we had a great time and their fajitas were good! The spicy bloody mary we ordered was not very spicy, but was still...More

Thank GREEN2208
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise. The service was excellent in this establishment! We had the fajitas and my son had enchiladas and we all thought the food was great. Definitely a repeat stop for us the next time we are in town!

1  Thank rtaylor64
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10 December 2015|
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Response from MrJewels | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. We are not owners. We were vacationing there during the summer. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-1783
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