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El Paisano Restaurant

1290 E Plumb Ln, Reno, NV 89502-3608
+1 775-823-9914
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pupusas” (4 reviews)
“fajitas” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Central American
1290 E Plumb Ln, Reno, NV 89502-3608
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

waited over 5 minutes at the front to place my order, not one person came to ask what I wanted. They were busy in the back talking to each other. ended up leaving

Thank bznany
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Hadn't been here but once before a few years back and was pleasantly surprised. It was still very good. Had the enchilada plate, 3 very cheesy enchiladas that were quite satisfying along with the usual rice and beans. My husband had the 3 pork tacos...More

Thank 1RedRider1
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered the Gordita plate and 3 enchilada plate. Very good food. Ordered 2 Pupusas to go, very tasty.

Thank Ginny H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We both had more expensive meals, a whopping $9.99 each 😊the wait staff was very friendly and when the food came oh my god...it was absolutely delicious!!!Had so much food couldn't even finish, great place to eat!!!

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Not at all upscale, but the food is amazing. I've lived my entire life in the southwest, and have spent many vacations in Mexico. Il Paisano offers the most authentic and sumptuous Mexican and Salvadoran food I've ever tasted. The portions are large, the food...More

Thank peggy and steve w
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We dined here for lunch as it was recommended to us and was close to our hotel. What a great place to eat, with low prices. Mostly locals were here with their families, so we knew it was going to be good.

Thank DRTX3
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We ate here because it was a fairly easy walk from our hotel and it was recommended by the desk clerk. I had fish tacos and hubby had the fajitas, both were very good. Prices were reasonable. i loved that there was a self service...More

Thank dcmsteach
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Made a mid day stop after gassing up. Driving from the bay area to Elko on this day we hadn't eat since breakfast so it was time to fuel the body as well. So the food was really good. I had carnitas tacos. Don't recall...More

Thank j3mmr71
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Inside of a shopping center near a Costco store. Nothing special with regards to atmosphere but an easy location for a quick bite. Free chips and a salsa bar and the food was very inexpensive. I got 2 enchiladas and my husband had a taco....More

Thank TravelGoddess61
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Clean restaurant, with a variety of good items, and a reasonable price. Near the La Quinta, which helped a lot. We had tacos and the salsa bar was good. They served chips for free as an appetizer.

Thank Patricia M M
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12 September 2017|
Response from dcmsteach | Reviewed this property |
There was only a taco salad and a fruit salad.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Salvadoran, South American, Central American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 E Plumb Ln, Reno, NV 89502-3608
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-823-9914
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