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El Paraiso Family Mexican Restaurant - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


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Chips and Salsa
One Free Refill
El Paraisao Platter
A little bit of everything! Nachos, quesadillas, taquitos and hot wings. Served with guacamole and sour cream
Taquitos Rancheros - Beef or Chicken
With Sour Cream, Guacamole, and topped with taco sauce
Mexican Pizza
Chile Con Queso
Queso Fundido
with meat
Cheese Nachos
with Sour Cream and Guacamole
Cheese Quesadilla
Steak Quesadilla
Veggie Quesadilla
Camarones al Mojo de Ajo
Shrimp in Garlic Sauce
Camarones Aguachile
Shrimp in jalapeno and cilantro salsa
7 Piece $10.25
Coconut Shrimp
Tostada de Ceviche
Shrimp or Fish cooked in lime mixed with pico de gallo
One Free Refill
Diet Coke
Root Beer
Dr. Pepper
Orange Fanta
Raspberry Iced Tea
One Free Refill
Iced Tea
Hot Tea
Orange Juice
Apple Juice
Chocolate Milk
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All reviews fajitas chile relleno chicken my favorite love this place salsa jose margarita chips colorado
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Family run business with several locations. I did not feel valued as a customer, they were more interested talking to each other. The salsa is just weird , most likely bcuz it is roasted. The dinners actually lacked flavor as compared to other authentic Mexican...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank P6000ZUmarks
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Food was pretty good. Not over the top The guys liked the big fishbowl margaritas. We all ordered separate foods and most everyone was fairly happy

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Myra S
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Food, drinks and service... 5-Star! Found El Paraiso after the restaurant we were going to was closed. Great find! Would highly recommend!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AdriansBoutique
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This is a small town Mexican restaurant with a wonderful Taco Tuesday! For a couple dollars, you have a choice of soft or crispy tacos, made with ground or shredded beef or chicken, plus all you can eat chips, salsa, and bean dip. Since when...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank wdystt7
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Every time we visit Mt. Princeton Hot Springs and Spa, we eat lunch or dinner at El Paraiso. Never disappointed. Food and service is great! My favorite dishes are tacos al Pastor and chili relleno.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Connie C
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner and everything was amazing, the chicken tortilla soup and fajitas was to die for. Great family owned place with great service!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank brittanywB296TT
Reviewed January 7, 2018

For a weekend away, we drove up to Buena Vista. In the past, meals have been a tad dissapointing. So when we decided on Mexican, this was our choice. The tacos al carbon were sooo yummy and the hubs was able to get tamales! My...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank m1234moo
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite place in eat in Buena Vista. I will admit, we eat there about once a week. Sometimes on Taco Tuesday and sometimes on the weekend. Jose is the best. Treats you like family. My favorite is the chili relino. So good....More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Mary Beth E
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Visiting a friend in CO, we went out for dinner. Our choice was Mexican or Italian so we chose Mexican and ended up here. We really liked the place, a small, authentic Mexican restaurant. The food was good, as was the service. We were happy...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Tinslinger
Reviewed November 3, 2017

I have very low expectations for Mexican food in Colorado. This place was better than most. Fun and friendly waitstaff, fast service. Maragarita was delicious and very strong. Nice salsa on the table. Carnitas tacos were OK but not crispiness. Great family place.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Virgil_Boulder
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