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El Parasol

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Mexican, Southwestern
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1903 Central Ave, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3023
+1 505-661-0303
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Today
09:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 18:00
Sat 08:00 - 14:00
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Los Alamos, New Mexico
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I could eat here everyday for breakfast, lunch and dinner... a Southwest flair and fair with authentic people working there, A place for a great movie too!!

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Thank filmwritenm
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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183 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you can find something you like here, you're golden. Lots of selection with some interesting localish fare.

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Thank gregnx
Cross Plains, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Stopped in here after touring the Bradbury museum. We asked one of the front desk guys for a good place to eat. His answer was "Home" but after pressing him he said this wasn't too bad. It was good food. I am not Mexican or New Mexican so I can't tell you if it is authentic or not but I... More 

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Thank Kevin S
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The breakfast tacos are so delicious, I crave them every morning. The staff is friendly, and efficient, not too much waiting, and the food is fresh, and cooked to perfection!!

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Thank olivia4crew
Sleepy Eye, Minnesota
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

You order at the counter and pick up your meal when your number is called. They have a great variety of food. Friendly and quick service.

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Thank Gearold V
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208 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered our food and after picking it up, we looked for a table at this order and pick up at the counter and buss your own table place. However, not one table was clean and we noticed both trash cans were full to overflowing. The staff were all standing around. Very disappointing. Food was excellent but they provided it... More 

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Thank Mish_the_Fish
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Great Northern New Mexico fare. Quick, friendly service and tasty chile! Been going since they opened in LA. Will keep on going. ChiccharoNE burrito is awesome!

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Thank Steve R
Irvington, New York
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Walk up to the counter, place your order, find table and they will call your number when your food is ready, you go pick it up. 6 of us had a quick lunch here. Burritos, burgers, tacos. All were happy. Quick, tasty, unpresumptious

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1 Thank Kathleen T
Aztec, New Mexico
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place serves mostly mexican food, their tacos are great! However their burgers are amazing, they are huge and juicy and well priced!

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Thank Samantha B
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46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a quick lunch and were told that Viola's had closed. This place was recommended by a local and it was ok. Quick and inexpensive was what we were looking for and this fit the bill.

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Thank Andrea D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 14:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?