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El Parasol

1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
+1 505-661-0303
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken tacos” (15 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food, Vegetarian Friendly
1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

We ordered our food and after picking it up, we looked for a table at this order and pick up at the counter and buss your own table place. However, not one table was clean and we noticed both trash cans were full to overflowing....More

Thank Mish_the_Fish
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Great Northern New Mexico fare. Quick, friendly service and tasty chile! Been going since they opened in LA. Will keep on going. ChiccharoNE burrito is awesome!

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Walk up to the counter, place your order, find table and they will call your number when your food is ready, you go pick it up. 6 of us had a quick lunch here. Burritos, burgers, tacos. All were happy. Quick, tasty, unpresumptious

1  Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed August 10, 2016

This place serves mostly mexican food, their tacos are great! However their burgers are amazing, they are huge and juicy and well priced!

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a quick lunch and were told that Viola's had closed. This place was recommended by a local and it was ok. Quick and inexpensive was what we were looking for and this fit the bill.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Ordered cheeseburger and fries and cheese quesadilla, the fries were hard and tasted old the burger was good but didn't have any garnish, the quesadilla had to much garnish and was basically filed with lettuce and tomato and there wad very little cheese. These and...More

Thank olive0608
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Date Visited: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Pros: House made chips, reasonable prices Cons: Tacos just okay This a cute little place (not too busy on a weekday) with a couple of tables outside and a bunch indoors. They serve mostly mexican food and hamburgers. Tacos...More

Thank TNTravelCat
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Probably the best place to eat Southwestern food in Los Alamos - it's okay for what it is - quasi fast food. You order at the counter from a limited menu then pick up your food when it's ready. With advice from resident, had the...More

Thank Lasemuse
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Better than the El Parasol in Santa Fe in my opinion, spacious with room to sit. Try the chicken tacos with guacamole and ask for a side of their green salsa - delicious! Very affordable, but more like a fast food operation.

Thank Marie D
Reviewed July 10, 2016

We had to have a quick lunch during a business meeting at the Fuller Lodge which is across the street from El Parasol. I chose the chile rellenos burrito since I had never had one before. However the nice crispy breading had turned to mush...More

Thank Mikejack52pe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Alamos
  • Phone Number: +1 505-661-0303
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