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El Mercado French-Mex Cuisine

17 rue du Colisee | The Original French-Mex Cuisine in Paris, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 53 76 30 58
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (10 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
17 rue du Colisee | The Original French-Mex Cuisine in Paris, 75008 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is just in a side street next to the Champ-Elysees. It is a small restaurant. We ordered the nachos and they were absolutely the best nachos I ever had. The taste was absolutely amazing. The price of the place is also good! Not...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were fortunate enough to stumble upon this gem after visiting the Arc de Triumphe one night. Food was excellent and the service was fantastic! Our family is from Colorado and have visited Spain and this restaurant was the best of both Mexican and Spanish...More

Thank zenplush77
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very nice restaurant, delicious Mexican food, especially their fresh avocado and salsa. Portions are adequate, do not expect super sized American portions. Excellent service and very accommodating towards our vegan requirements. Only down side, smoke from patio eminated into the restaurant throughout our meal.

Thank beyourbestmrg
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Service is the worst, portions are so small even my kids were left hungry :( Everything is either fake french or fake Mex. The "French-Mex Cuisine" adjective is not deserved at all. There are many more options for good French-Mex in Paris.

Thank Jean-Christophe F
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The location is just great. Very easy to find in a side street of the famous Champs des Elysees. The restaurant is rather small, but comfortable and nicely decorated. We arrived at 19.00, the hour of opening which was clearly to early. It was rather...More

Thank JoVerschueren
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We absolutely loved loved super loved this restaurant. From the moment we walked in we were greeting by a nice girl that didn't speak much English but made a great effort to understand us. That is rare in Paris! She was super nice and helpful....More

Thank TravelsLisa
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I had dinner there with a few friends and the owner were nice enough to fix us an incredible medley of their dishes because we wanted to try a bit of everything ! The atmosphere is great, I believe the place has just undergone a...More

Thank Rosso75017
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We happened to walk by this restaurant a few nights ago, took a look at the menu outside, found it promising, and decided to give it a try. I am a big fan of tex-mex so I was excited to try a new restaurant. It...More

1  Thank Princesseperse
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Absolutely love El Mercado. It's authentic taste is a nice change in the Parisian atmosphere! Food was fabulous and I had everything! Drinks were fantastic. Service was great and handsome too! A must stop after a day of exploring and shopping. Relax and have some...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were craving Mexican food and this place was very close to our hotel and had great reviews. When we arrived we loved the atmosphere and it was very crowded so I thought it was a great place. I ordered a chicken...More

Thank VanessaPerez
alex N, Owner at El Mercado French-Mex Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Hello VanessaPerez, We find your review misleading! Seeing that you very much enjoyed the ambiance and that your boyfriend loved our signature Mercado Beef Burrito, your low rating is not justifiable. But we think you didn't get the memo regarding our concept, in which we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 rue du Colisee | The Original French-Mex Cuisine in Paris, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Élysées
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Élysées
  • Phone Number: +33 1 53 76 30 58
  • E-mail
Description
El Mercado is Paris's first French-Mex cuisine. Enjoy Mexican dishes with a French twist in the heart of Paris.
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