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El Paraiso Family Mexican Restaurant

314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9684
+1 719-395-1783
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (19 reviews)
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
“chile relleno” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9684
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21 - 30 of 203 reviews

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
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Their streetside patio is comfortable, the dishes are characteristically lovely in execution and taste. The couple owners are kind and accommodating.

Thank EvergreenJeff
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Took husband and 4 picky teens - everyone loved their food. Service was so good!! We loved thier salsa and tried a variety of entrees - everything was great!

Thank Michellerb14
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Family was famished after white water rafting and found this little place. Loved the chips and salsa! I ordered the chicken fajita burrito; it was delicious (wish I could have eaten the whole thing but it was huge). Daughter got the quesadillas and her friend...More

Thank LisaDMc
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Service was excellent and the food was seasoned to perfection! Clean atmosphere and portions of food were more than we could eat!

Thank USPS497
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant not only has the tastiest Mexican food it also has the friendliest staff and the Margaritas are good too. If you are in Buena Vista and want some good Mexican food this is the place to go. Right on the highway, convenient and...More

Thank Windwalker1938
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This establishment came highly recommended. Food was scrumptious and beautifully presented. The average rating refers to very poor service. Friends told us opposite. Tonight a few wait staff were standing around bar while on the back patio in a corner our water glasses were empty,...More

1  Thank WestGuest
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Great food! For whole fish is a must and fajita burrito. Good margarita and friendly staff! Kid menu as well.

Thank HighlandMichael
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Didn't expect to get great seafood at 8,000 feet in the Rockies but here it is. My wife and I split the Molcajete and it was excellent. The salsa is great and if you ask they'll bring you a spicier version which is better than...More

Thank Alpinisto
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Our whole family Loved it, great Mexican food!! Food and service was awesome! We loved it all including great tacos and enchiladas, and carne asada

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jpurplecat
9 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Charles St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-9684
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Buena Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 719-395-1783
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