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Paradiso Mexican Restaurant

) #45 of 142 Restaurants in Bismarck $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Spanish
2620 State St, Bismarck, ND 58503-0667
+1 701-224-1111
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“burrito” (10 reviews)
“bean dip” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2620 State St, Bismarck, ND 58503-0667
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

When we walked in they stated a 45 minute wait for the restaurant so we decided to go the bar. The waitress came by after 10 minutes and took our order and I asked where the chips and salsa where (as she went by 20...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2017

Thank you for reaching out to us, Elizabeth. We appreciate any and all feedback from our guests. We look forward to using your feedback to improve future experiences. We do apologize for the experience you had. Please send us your contact information at bismarck@paradiso.com, as...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Does it count as a chili relleno when there's no chili in it? Food below average; lots of tortilla and flour, with little meat or cheese. There was really not a chili in the chili relleno.....a little slice of one, maybe, but difficult to find....More

Thank Kstra
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2017

We apologize for the dissatisfying meal you had at Paradiso. We’d like the opportunity to look further into what happened that made your experience this way. Please email us at bismarck@paradiso.com at your earliest convenience.

Reviewed 18 December 2016

We were at Paradiso in the afternoon, arriving after 1:30 or so, so guessing we avoided the lunchtime crowd. There was lots of seating, and was easy to have a conversation with coworkers without being too loud. There are a lot of tvs around the...More

Thank Jodi R
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

Thank you for sharing your positive experience with us, Jodi. Glad you and your coworkers had a great time with us at Paradiso. We look forward to having you dine with us again soon.

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...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 28 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.

Thank Phillip L
Reviewed 23 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

Thank Kohl0002
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.

Thank HVane
Reviewed 5 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....More

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

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

Thank goldenspirit
Reviewed 2 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...More

Thank FunInTheSun1976
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What nights do they have the happy hour nacho bar
28 January 2016|
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Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I've never gone for that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, 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, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
For over 40 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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