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El Paraiso Family Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
112 S Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2333
+1 970-641-4957
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“bean dip” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
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112 S Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2333
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a superb patio and has remodeled the inside so that can take care of at least twice as many customers. The menu has been redone also and the extensive additions make for the most varied Mexican menu in town and probably the...More

Thank BILL W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just stumbled on this place accidentally, but were glad we did! The salsa was fresh made and delicious. We ordered three different entrees and all 3 were so yummy we couldn’t believe it! The service was friendly though not very efficient. Decor seemed a...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We look forward to eating here. Excellent food, service, and margaritas! If you like spicer salsa, just ask for it!

Thank ajwestmo
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Decent place in center of town, ample parking. Good prices for lunch Menu, assortment of items to choose from. Tasty Mexican food.

Thank glenn d
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We are Colorado residents and are usually disappointed with Colorado Mexican food. El Paraiso was no different. The food is average at best with not much seasoning. Gunnison is not exactly a foodie town and that being gentle. So this is a locals favorite. That's...More

Thank KB6CLA
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Great menu and service in a highly decorated venue. Great bean dip with chips too. We enjoyed the enchilada and taco combination.

Thank Longmyre
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We were in Gunnison two days and went her for lunch and the food was so good we went back for dinner the next night. Everything we tried was top notch. Dinner service was a bit slow, but lunch service was perfect.

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 14 October 2017

When driving through Gunnison we chose a Mexican restaurant with good reviews online, we were surprised it was slow during a meal time. Nearby there was a "send cash to Mexico" business so we asked them about the quality of the food at the restaurant...More

Thank MountainMom78
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The flaming pomegranate margarita is scrumptious. The enchiladas are great. The rice is the best I’ve ever eaten. The service is top notch. Definitely eat here!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Unbelievable Mexican restaurant with choices from throughout Mexico. Not just a Taco/Burrito place. We had Virgin Margaritas (can't do alcohol because of medical reasons) that were out of this world.

Thank Joemarine
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Response from Albert A | Reviewed this property |
They had no trouble with my two yellow labs when we were there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 S Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2333
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Gunnison
  • Phone Number: +1 970-641-4957
Email them at elparaisofamilymexicanrestaurant@hotmail.com Best meal we had in Gunnison; great food, prices and service
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