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EL Paraiso

2730 Edgewood Rd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-3229
+1 319-651-0266
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
2730 Edgewood Rd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-3229
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Stopped in on our recent trip to Cedar Rapids. Not very impressed w/ the Salsa. I've had much much better. The chimichangas were good. Taco El Paraiso were delicious. Cheese dip was great too. Service was very good. We were there on opening Sunday of...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Love the seafood fajitas here. So much food and so well done. Margaritas are amazing and huge! My kids love to eat here too. Guacamole is made fresh from a cart brought to your table during dinner hours. Service is excellent. Friendly staff.

Thank kprevo
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Gotta say this restaurant has the best Mexican food in cedar rapids!!! Just don't go if you have absolutely anything going on following your visit here. We have gone here multiple times and it takes on average 7-15 minutes to get a table even if...More

Thank Easton D
Reviewed 18 April 2017

On a recent business trip I stopped at El Paraiso for an early dinner. The place was not yet very full as I went early. I was seated immediately and the waiter came for my drink order immediately. I could see that they were short...More

Thank Jim and Delmy G
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Stopped here for a lunch, and lived up to a 4star rating. Chips and salsa were good, presented well, though the salsa lacked any kick. Service was fine Food is good Mexican (or more like texmex), anyway a good choice if feeling like Mexican cuisine...More

Thank funtobeme
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The Food is Fantastic. There were 8 of us in our party and everyone was very pleased with their food, YUM. And the staff were wonderful. A++++

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Authentic Mexican Food. Very fresh. Highly recommend the barrel margaritas. Happy hour Mon - Thursday 3 - 6 PM ($1 off all drinks).

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Food and margaritas very good. But the service is not very good. Been here several times and service does not get better.

Thank Angie O
Reviewed 2 August 2016

El Paraiso is one of our main eateries in Cedar Rapids. The food is excellent and takes my wife back to the days she lived in Mexico as a child. The environment is fun, the servers are fast, efficient, and friendly, and the management will...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Great Mexican (American style) food, large seating areas, bright and open. Also plenty of parking. Great service and food arrives quickly after ordering.

Thank Otis S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2730 Edgewood Rd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-3229
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 319-651-0266
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