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El Parasol

1833 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3369
+1 505-995-8015
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicharron” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
1833 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3369
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Reviewed May 15, 2016

This was recommended and the food was fine and obviously very popular with locals. That's always a plus. Spouse liked the horchada especially. A good value. Only drawback was the lack of "dine-in" option. Don't let that stop you...good eats.

2  Thank eubara19472016
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Excellent menu and delighted with our burritos. Busy place but designed for take-out. We ended up eating our meal at Baskins Robbins next to the restaurant which had some outside tables. Actually not a bad place to end with a dessert. They closed at 8...More

2  Thank Gene P
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant will fool you. It is a small building with no tables in the restaurant. You will want to leave, DON'T. Place your order and prepare to have excellent Mexican food. The tamales were well made with a good proportion of masa to meat...More

4  Thank KansasTigerlily
Reviewed March 16, 2016

kWhen we are in the mood for chicken tacos with guacamole this is where we go. The chicken is moist and tender with no strange bits. You can adjust the heat by adding a little or a lot of their addictive salsa. The hamburgers are...More

3  Thank Lee L
Reviewed March 7, 2016

We found this restaurant based on recommendations from locals and found it has been written up in some very prestige culinary publications for the authentic Northern New Mexican and traditional Mexican food. Extremely affordable, one orders in and takes the food to go; there are...More

5  Thank Toni D
Reviewed January 5, 2016

There is no where to sit - this is strictly take out. The food is very good, although it is priced almost the same as a sit down. My husband and I both had bean/cheese burros with red chile sauce. He loved the chile sauce;...More

3  Thank MLPerry
Reviewed December 10, 2015

I keep going back to this little take out joint on Santa Fe's main drag. It is always jammed with lots of people ordering ahead and eating in their cars. Staff is experienced and always glad to please. And please they do. Carne Adobada, breakfast...More

4  Thank John P
Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

Not far out of town and tucked into an out of the way strip mall. They do a booming take out business. Indoor and outdoor seating. Order at the counter and they bring it to you. We had a green chili chicken burrito plain and...More

7  Thank cmhenkel
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

We had the shredded beef tacos and they were Amazing! The place is small, no tables, but totally worth it.

7  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Although we have been to Santa Fe many times we had never visited El Parasol. So glad we did this time, the tacos, pasole and beans were fabulous! It was cheap too!

5  Thank Tucc70
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December 24, 2015|
Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen tongue tacos on the menu at El Parasol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1833 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3369
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-995-8015
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