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Paradiso Mexican Restaurant

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American, Mexican
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905 S. Washington St, Grand Forks, ND 58201 (Formerly La Campana Paradiso)
701.772.3000
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Large groups
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 54
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great prices, vegetarian options

Such a wide variety of dishes, friendly service, free chips and salsa that are refilled without even asking. Multiple margarita flavors. While they no longer list them on the menu, they offer meat substitutions for vegetarians (soy based imitation beef) giving me way more options than I'm used to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
deviouslaura
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Winnipeg, Canada
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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118 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Winnipeg, Canada
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Such a wide variety of dishes, friendly service, free chips and salsa that are refilled without even asking. Multiple margarita flavors. While they no longer list them on the menu, they offer meat substitutions for vegetarians (soy based imitation beef) giving me way more options than I'm used to in a mexican restaurant. Everything tasted great.

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Grafton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Like this place. Good Mexican food, free chips and sauces, and anything you want to drink. Staff friendly and on the ball. Great to bring the birthday person to, they eat free. Makes you look like a spender if they don't know.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We met a couple here for lunch and a short visit. With the smorgasbord of pizza as well as American dishes and salad it was quick and easy for all of us to pick out exactly what we wanted. No one had anything negative to say about their dishes and we all went back for more. Top it all off... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We had heard about this restaurant from friends. We decided to give it a try. There was a long wait but we had the time. We waited about half an hour. The restaurant was very busy. It is a large restaurant as well. Once we got our seat we ordered a drink and went over the menu. We ordered a... More 

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

If you want Americanized Mexican food, this is your place. The food tastes like most of it came from a can and very little is made from scratch. Service has been great at times and other times I've mentally estimated the tab and left cash on the table because I've already waited 20 minutes since I've finished eating. The food... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

The menu is very extensive, almost too many selections are available in fact. The servers did not engage at all, and I even had a hard time getting a response to what their favorite dish was. After that, despite being after the dinner rush with not many other diners it was a challenge getting drinks. Very decent flavor and texture... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Every time we are in Grand Forks, we make sure to have a meal at Paradiso. We have had Mexican in a lot of places in the southwestern states and you can compare this food to any we have eaten. The chimichangas are the BEST! In fact, if our children are going down, we always get them to pick up... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Whenever in Grand Forks, we make sure to have a meal at Paradiso. They have a great kids menu and it is very family-friendly. The food is great too! Beware the it gets quite busy around supper rush and you may have to wait for a table. Best to come during off-peak hours.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I was looking for a good Mexican restaurant in Grand Fork and in my last day i found Paradiso. If you like mexican food it is a must to go place. The restaurant is gorgeous and de food uuhhh delicious

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The food is fair small portions for a Mexican restaurant. Also over priced for a Mexican restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 905 S. Washington St, Grand Forks, ND 58201 (Formerly La Campana Paradiso)
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: 701.772.3000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?