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El Paraiso Family Mexican Restaurant

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Gluten Free Options
112 S Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2333
+1 970-641-4957
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (13 reviews)
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
“guacamole” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
112 S Main St, Gunnison, CO 81230-2333
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I rarely rate restaurants a five out five, this one deserves it! The food is house made, authentic style and flavors. Had rellenos and asada tacos. Rellenos are soft with poblano chiles, asada is a ten! Great salsa & guacamole...a bit heavy on the onion....More

Thank Val B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here while passing through town for an early supper. We sat outside as the day was nice. Service was attentive and the menu was extensive with many choices. We both thought our selections were excellent. I normally do not care for the refried beans...More

Thank thorno2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perhaps it was the result of a busy Friday night, but the staff was a bit frazzled. They brought the wrong drinks and wrong check — before we were even served. The tasty Mexican fare and potent magaritas made up for the confusion.

Thank phil0859
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I went in for an early supper (4:30 pm) on a week night. While there were several folks eating and seated on the front patio, we chose to take a table inside. We were greeted warmly and seated promptly. We ordered the house...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

popular place for the locals, so you know the food has to be good. Super service and delicious food at a reasonable cost.

Thank KansasKari
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly, and seemed to be working hard, but they were unorganized and inefficient. We went to sit down at a table that was cleared specifically for us, and one of the servers questioned us as to whether we had checked in...More

Thank spreadjoy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don't like to write bad reviews but this one needs to be written. Beware of fresh seafood over 500 miles from the ocean and bad managers. I eat fresh shellfish regularly and never had an issue (with bad seafood) till this visit. Further I...More

Thank OC-RaiderFan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Salsa was great. But then downhill. This was a must-stop for a good Mexican meals when near Gunnison in past years, but not today. Seated quickly at a pleasant outdoor patio, service a little muddled (salad & soup arrived after main course). Looking around while...More

Thank centaur41
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Very please with the food. Affordable and authentic style of Mexican food. They offer complimentary bean dip too! My son loved it!!

Thank moneysavinmomma
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The locals in Gunnison told us that the mexican food in town was not all that good and if we wanted a good mexican meal, we should go to another town. This proved to be true. This meal was OK, I had enchiladas and expected...More

Thank Dave M
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Brian M
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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
Mexican, Southwestern, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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