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Los Banditos

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1310 Magruder, El Paso, TX
778-3323
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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MARINA DEL REY
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We didn't try the one at the airport, but the restaurant was close to our hotel, so we had to give it a try. First thing to note: the parking is full, due to it's popularity. So, expect a bit of a hassle parking during busy times. This is actually a good thing as I travel a lot and tend... More 

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Thank ROBERT S
Nashville, Tennessee
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Caught lunch here with a business colleague when I was in El Paso a couple of weeks ago. She had chilaquiles and I had tacos. Both were tasty. The service was good but the decor really put you in the mood for a margarita. Perhaps on my next visit, I will check that out.

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Thank Andrea S
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had lunch at Los Banditos and it was very good. We had a party of 9 and they lunch was very good. The accommodated us very quickly. Staff was very friendly.

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Thank deborahdettman
El Paso, Texas
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

When we first started visiting the food was great, but on this last visit it was too hot because it was cooked Habanero style.

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Thank Thomas F
Kyle, Texas
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This was our second time there. We went about a year when visiting El Paso and loved it and expected no less this time. We weren't disappointed. The service was excellent, the food was delivered piping hot and was delicious.

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Thank k_l_blakley
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

I have eaten there many times while working in El Paso at Fort Bliss. Best mexican food North of Juarez.

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Thank Richard S
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68 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

We were only passing through El Paso (one night stay) and our hotel recommended Los Banditos to us. Went there and OMG, the food was great! We have never eaten better fajitas in our lives! We have tried few places while on our tour here in The States but this one is the top one. Apart from food, they had... More 

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Thank Magdalena K
Fort Lee, Virginia
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Went here for lunch on a holiday. Everything was really good! Prices were great. We had lunch with 2 huge margaritas and it was only around $30. Definitely go here again.

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Thank William S
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Have only been there with music, but what we've seen was superb! Great mariachis, nice little dance food, creative drinks, and above average snakitos! A fun place.

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Thank MindTrekker
Houston
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260 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Went for dinner. The waiter was wonderful, and the manager stopped by to check on us. Very pretty restaurant for celebrations or just meals. Margaritas were amazing! Would definitely recommend !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 Magruder, El Paso, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: 778-3323

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?