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El Parasol

30 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0938
+1 505-455-7185
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken tacos” (6 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
30 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0938
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Stopped here as we were staying down the road at Homewood Suites and we really liked the food. Tried several things in two stops. Small place with a lot of locals which should tell you something. Nothing fancy but authentic food. Try the tacos and...More

Thank Gary5917
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Headed north for a Gallery tour outing to Cordova and Truchas, stopped for takeout breakfast burritos with bacon and green chile. El Parasol (like its sister restaurants in Santa Fe and Espanola) is always a good choice for authentic Northern NM fast food. This time...More

Thank HMac_2013
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This is a simple restaurant; people steadily in and out for very good food at reasonable prices. Very clean place, very kind people work here. Pop in for afternoon tacos, juicy chicken with guacamole at $2.50 a pop! You can't go wrong, delicious snack. We...More

Thank alice w
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great little spot right on the side of the road. The frito pie is really awesome and spicy this chili isn't for people who aren't used to it. We always stop her if we can because it is that good. Full of locals eating all...More

Thank debed-ILLINOIS
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This restaurant serves good Mexican food and value. Our dishes included: chile relleno with taco, omelette and chicken salad. Everyone was more than satisfied with their choices. Service was friendly and prompt.

Thank Jo-Ann M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent ground beef and chicken tacos! Salsa is yummy with a bit of a kick! If you are looking for a lower cost option without sacrificing taste, this is the place! Tacos are wrapped in color coded papers so you can tell them apart, a...More

Thank PhoodieGirl23
Reviewed 21 July 2017

For a small "fast food" ish diner, I had two of the best tacos I've eaten in a long time. Flavorful and delicious. Didn't disappoint!

Thank Gina V
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Our first time eating at this El Parasol. Food was great -- spicy tacos! The decor is a bit homier than the location in Los Alamos. There's also a lovely mural of El Paragua on the wall. Good stop on the way through town for...More

Thank Kelly D
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The air was not working when arrived but I'm so glad we stayed and tried the food. The green chili cheeseburger was good but the tacos were amazing. Great price and homemade!

Thank Geepsmom
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I was not amazed by the food at this place. We probably would not make a special trip to this restaurant, but, if you are in the area, it's not bad.

Thank HonestReviews2U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Cities of Gold Rd, Pojoaque, NM 87506-0938
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Pojoaque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-455-7185
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