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Paradiso Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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2620 State St, Bismarck, ND 58503-0667
+1 701-224-1111
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Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Spearfish, South Dakota
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205 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here on a Monday night to watch the football game and grab a bite to eat. Their bar area is awesome and they have at least 20 TVs. Easy to get a good seat with a great view of the game. They also have a self-service and chips and salsa bar which is great for bar patrons. You... More 

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Thank Ken B
Wilton, ND
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Chips and salsa is great. Food selections are plenty. You get a free meal on your birthday. Have to have the fajitas. Love their burritos, rice and beans. Cheese sauce is yummy.

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Thank Phillip L
ND
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131 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The bar was half full, empty tables were full of dishes and the chichen chimichanga had a wild taste to it. Was hard to get a server back to tell them about it, so ended up not saying anything

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Thank kohl02
Houston, Texas
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Service was fine. Food was terrible. I don't think the chef has ever been to Mexico, had Mexican food, or even read a Mexican food cookbook.

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Thank HVane
Bismarck, North Dakota
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514 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

This place will not set the bar for great Mexican food. It's okay. Today was another example. Our chips at the beginning were not entirely crisp. Food was okay. I was told the nachos had the jalapenos baked in the with cheese. They do not. Waiter had that fake friendly style and he pushed a little too hard about keeping... More 

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Thank Glenn M
Bushland, Texas
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Server very rushed, but slow. Food very bland. Chips cold. Not good. Did not enjoy at all. Go somewhere else.

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Thank goldenspirit
Mercer Island, Washington
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

6 adults and one 4 year old for a birthday party. We sat in the restaurant, I had to get our refills for chips and salsa myself out of the bar. We got 6 meals on time but the birthday girl finally got hers when the rest of us were finished with our meal after 1 complaint to the waiter... More 

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Thank FunInTheSun1976
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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92 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Stopped in after arriving in town as my hotel was just down the road. We sat in the bar area and was surprised at the amount of TV's in there!!! The special of the day was buy one get one burritos so we took advantage of that. The chips and salsa was self serve so there was never a wait... More 

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Thank hexx17
North Dakota
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168 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Decided to stop in & have a drink. Drinks were good, we thought the chips & dips were very tasty. It was a good stop, nothing over the top but good.

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Thank NorthDakotaMexico
Rumford, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

After reading trip advisor, we had lunch here. Excellent food. Free chips, as you are seated , at your table. Restaurant is pleasing to the eye...not expensive. ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2620 State St, Bismarck, ND 58503-0667
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Bismarck
  • Phone Number: +1 701-224-1111
Description
For over 35 years, we have been the hot spot for birthdays and celebrations. Our delicious Mexican cuisine and atmosphere provide a fun dining experience in each of our five locations across North Dakota. Whether your group chooses to dine in Fargo, Bismarck, Minot, Jamestown or Grand Forks, you will receive free chips and salsa and extraordinary specials. Every day of the week has its own special on everything from nachos to fajitas to dessert! When deciding on a Mexican restaurant to celebrate a birthday or relax, choose Paradiso.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?