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El Parasol

1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
+1 505-661-0303
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken tacos” (15 reviews)
“guacamole” (14 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just arrived in town and wanted a local, casual place for lunch. This place was near the national historic site and packed. With good reason, the food is excellent. However, it is not quick. Also we had ordered our food to eat there,...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I experienced El Parasol for the first time today. We had exceptional breakfast burritos that were smothered in a well roasted, deep flavored green chile. I had the chorizo burrito and he had the one with bacon. Both were very good and...More

Thank femmechaude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With my foot in a cast I decided to try the drive thru. I placed my order (one item, very simple). The woman took my money. I waited awhile. A truck came in behind me.She came to the window and told me that I would...More

Thank Janice M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place came highly recommended by a co-worker. I ordered the chicken burrito. It was large and filling. The chicken didn't;'t seem to be seasoned at all though. It just tasted like grilled chicken. I had to request salsa and hot sauce they didn't offer...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 12 July 2018

A good local restaurant for Mexican Food. No Frills restaurant. You order at the counter,pay and then collect when called. Adequate seating and parking. Food Tastes good. Chillies can be spicy.A nice restaurant in Los Alamos

Thank KRAMA200
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Good for tacos, enchiladas, and other standard NM fare. Try the green chili cheeseburgers...they are excellent!

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A good local joint. Good food, good price. New Mexican menu, wednesday's are chef special days. My favorites are shrimp burritos and shrimp tacos to die for. Get there early if you want the specials they don't last long. It's an easy place to dine,...More

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Fast food type restaurant serving spanish style food. You order at the counter, pay and they call your number. Open type seating. The food is authentic and very good at reasonable prices. The red chile can be spicy hot so be aware when ordering. Free...More

Thank Mesa56
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The food is good here but it is served in styrofoam boxes and the drinks are served in styrofoam cups. The styrofoam really ruined my experience as is very hard to eat out of, makes a bad tase and contributes a huge amount of pollution...More

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My work group picks up breakfast burritos from this place every Friday morning. They are always wonderful.

Thank RattlesnakeCharlie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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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