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La Paz

€€ - €€€Mexican,
51 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
+1 301-694-8980
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good13%
  • Average29%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible24%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
51 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

party of 3, friday lunch... fish taco, taco salad (beef), and soft taco + 2 bowls tortilla soup. excellent chips and salsa... fish taco did not present very well: a piece of blackened tilapia on a bed of lettuce folded into a flour tortilla. tasted...More

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My family discovered LaPaz many years ago and we have been loyal customers ever since, as they have grown to their current location in downtown Frederick, MD, on a corner along the picturesque Carroll Creek Promenade. I'm shocked by the complaints here about their salsa...More

Thank 080Traveller080
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The fact that this place is dog friendly is the only thing that this place has going for it. The chips and "salsa" were horrible. It consisted of smashed tomatoes and some type of seeds. We then ordered the queso dip. HUGE MISTAKE!! It looked...More

2  Thank Lori M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

My family wanted to get together during my visit to the area. I had my dog with me on my cross country drive and no place to leave him. My brother suggested La Paz as being pet friendly. The patio is large and could hold...More

Thank JOEJAGENT
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had met here following a family celebration. The wait staff was very nice and tolerant of the time we spent chatting after the meal. We had a sheet cake and they kept it for us and provided us with utensils to eat the cake...More

Thank artskillman
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Went to this restaurant because my daughter had heard good things. The salsa was just like puréed tomatoes. The caso dip tasted like velvetta with tomatoes anda small amount of salsa. Could not eat it. Chips were ok. My tostada was ok, burrito, not good....More

Thank mamakey3
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We had a special occasion to go to the La Paz recently. A colleague was preparing for a life changing event, and everyone wanted to attend a group send-off. We were served on the second floor. As a quick note; the second floor large room...More

Thank Real_Old_Geezer
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Since La Paz moved to their present location the quality of the food has declined significantly, used to have really good Mexican dishes.

Thank Evan R
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had a very disappointing meal at La Paz and regretted eating there. The chips were tasty, but the salsa was awful! It was light pink and stringy in texture, with very little flavor. Truly unappetizing! It was so bad that I ordered us some...More

Thank BevK74
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our experience at La Paz was fabulous! The decor is kitchy and colorful, the prices are reasonable, and the staff were cheerful. They have a great outdoor area which overlooks the Carroll Creek Linear Park promenade, so the ambiance is nice.

Thank MsDonnaDW
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Nearby Attractions
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.33 km away
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.20 km away
Carrol Creek Linear Park
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.10 km away
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.45 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 10:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 S Market St, Frederick, MD 21701-5524
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 301-694-8980
Description
La Paz Mexican Restaurant is located in Historic Downtown Frederick, MD at 51 South Market Street, along the Carroll Creek Promenade. Our family friendly Mexican restaurant features creekside and pet-friendly dining on a spacious patio, handicap accessibility and a colorful & festive atmosphere. Our delicious food and legendary margaritas have made us a Frederick favorite for over 30 years. We hope to see you soon at La Paz!
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