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Paradiso Mexican Restaurant

) #18 of 251 Restaurants in Fargo ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Spanish
801 38th St S, Fargo, ND 58103-1116
+1 701-282-5747
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
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801 38th St S, Fargo, ND 58103-1116
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Built back in the 70's the Paradiso brand has endured the very competitive Fargo restaurant market and still packs them in for lunch and dinner. Know for great chips and salsa, wonderful specialty drinks and huge Mexican dishes at fair pricing the Paradiso is large...More

Thank Daniel J
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for the great feedback and kind comments, Daniel J. We are so glad you enjoy dining with us for all occasions and treat yourself to a margarita. We are so thankful for the great share on our brand, we have worked...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have such a hard time finding restaurants that serve good Pollo Fundido, this one did not disappoint! The chimichanga was very crispy, with flavorful moist chicken filling, and delicious cream cheese jalapeño sauce over the top. Also loved the Sopapillas for dessert!More

Thank JamaicaBabe82
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so happy you love our Chimi Fundido and Sopapillas, JamaicaBabe82! Thank you for taking the time and sharing your fun experience with us and giving us great feedback. I will pass it along to our team and let them know they are doing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sizeable combo platters of delicious Tex Mex foods and unlimited chips and salsa make this such a great deal. The Combo Fantastico is my favourite, which comes with a mini chimichanga (beef or chicken), a big taco and crispy flautas with a side of rice...More

Thank beanmitchell
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey beanmitchell, thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback about your experience. We are so glad you and your husband had a great time with the meals, margaritas, and joining us whenever you are in Fargo. I would like to apologize on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like coming here when we're in town. The service is always friendly and prompt. Someone always gets the fajitas. The portion is very generous. Always need a doggie bag. I tried the sea food enchilada. I asked for a flour tortilla instead of the...More

Thank Patty S
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I stopped here on my way through town. I ordered the Queso Blanco and grilled chicken salad. The food came out quick. The server "Lisa Sch" was very attentive. The salad was good, I wished the chicken would have been hot though. I would eat...More

Thank BowserJournal
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hey BowserJournal, thank you for reaching out to us on another social platform with great comments about your visit to Paradiso. We will look into the chicken immediately as it should not have been cold, accept our apology. We will let Lisa know she did...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love Mexican food, but this place shouldn't even be aloud to call themselves that. It's the Applebee's of Mexican food - microwaved and tasteless. How does someone mess up chips in salsa? I'm not sure, but ask them because they know...More

Thank Taylor B
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

We are sorry you and your husband didn't enjoy your meals or time with us, Taylor. We’d like the opportunity to learn more about your dining experience and make this up to you. Please email us at fargo@paradiso.com and we will address this as quickly...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

The bartenders and wait staff were very helpful and attentive. The food was nothing special. Bland flavors can be found in dishes that normally pack a punch. I wouldn't eat here if you're looking for authentic or even tex-mex Mexican food.More

Thank Damon N
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Thank you for reaching out to us, Damon. We really appreciate your feedback based on your last visit about the great service. If you wouldn't mind getting connected, please email us at fargo@paradiso.com so we can learn more about your food so we can adjust...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

My friend and I had a late dinner at the Paradiso Mexican Restaurant in Fargo, ND. The decor and ambiance is absolutely wonderful! An authentic Mexican feel. The waitress was great in explaining the cuisine and she was very efficient. The food was absolutely to...More

Thank NenaS
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thank you so much for all the wonderful comments and awesome rating, NenaS. A lot of work has gone into our decor and thank you for recognizing it. We are so pleased you had wonderful service and enjoyed your meals while visiting Paradiso. We hope...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I am just passing through, but my guess is, there is potential here, if they are so inclined to work on improving. However, the attitude of the general manager is such, that I don't think that will happen. The guacamole is disappointing, and the pork...More

Thank MarvinCarter
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thank you for reaching out to us, MarvinCarter. We appreciate all your feedback based on your dining experience you received at our restaurant. We would like to apologize on behalf of the serving experience, the guacamole and carnitas. Please contact us at fargo@paradiso.com as we'd...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Loved the food here. It was very nice and can't wait to come back!! Everything was great. I really love the salsa and chips. Service was great and very friendly. We all got our food quickly and everything was tasty.

Thank westendrest
Pedro P, Manager at Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you so much for all the great comments, westendrest! I am so pleased you had great service, quick meal, and enjoy the chips and salsa. We definitely look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks again!

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15 May 2017|
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Response from Pedro P | Property representative |
Hey Bjean4664, I apologize on the late response. Hope you had a great birthday/ Mother's Day. We allow the birthday celebration special to be the day of your special day only, but thank you for getting in contact with us... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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: 801 38th St S, Fargo, ND 58103-1116
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
  • Phone Number: +1 701-282-5747
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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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