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El Paisa

1801 Lincoln Way, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2547
+1 208-930-4210
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (3 reviews)
“black beans” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Mexican, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
1801 Lincoln Way, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2547
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stopped here for lunch, while traveling through. We just kind of spotted it as we drove by. So glad that we stopped. Very good Mexican food, with lots of selection. If we are ever in the vicinity again, I am sure it will be...More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Just driving around and happened across this family owned business. Reasonable prices for quality food. Take out or eat in. Everything served in convenient take out dishes so you can take home what you can't eat.

Thank MagnificoTravlers
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Yes I've been back 3 times the food is excellent.... I've lived in the area 13 years haven't found any food as good... definitely try the chili verde it's as good as any I've had in Los Angeles!!

Thank Gene P
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

There are very few places in this town where you can get Mexican food as good as this place in this timely of a manner with a real to God authentic Mexican staff that knows how to cook your food the proper authentic ways. I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Lots of traditional plates offered here made fresh and quickly. Portions are large so you'll have more than enough to eat. Even during lunch rush you won't have to wait more than 5 minutes for your food so it makes a good spot when you're...More

Thank R C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A somewhat difficult location but worth the look. The food is good with few exceptions. Prices reasonable. Need ambiance? Then you should pass. All-n-all it is worth the visit.

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant. We ordered the grilled steak fajitas and split it. It was excellent and plenty of food.

Thank rcwrcw
Reviewed 30 June 2017

OMG....I love this little hole in the wall. The fish tacos are deep fried, choice of black beans or refried, rice.....Go Hungry!!!! Large portions. I absolutely love the owners.

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We thought the high point of our visit to Coeur d'Alene would be the lake cruise and stunning nature views. As good as those were, this small Mexican restaurant was even better!! The menu is extensive, everything we had and talked to other patrons about...More

Thank jennieandchuck
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The food is good. Tastes like fast Mexican food that I had living in Southern California. Comes with chips and salsa and was fast enough to get on a 30 minute lunch break.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1801 Lincoln Way, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2547
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Coeur d'Alene
  • Phone Number: +1 208-930-4210
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