El Paso

El Paso has Tex-Mex, queso, and so much more. Find the best restaurants in the area, share your favorite local spots, and ask advice about where to eat.


West Texas report from NYC tourist

by JackS 3 years ago

I recently got back home from my first trip to Texas! The focus of the trip was Big Bend National Park and Marfa, although we stopped by other places, too. Our first stop was Midland, although ...

Cross Country Trip Need Restaurant Suggestions

by ATLL2112 5 years ago

Taking a trip from NJ to AZ. Looking for restaurant suggestions. Nothing pricey, but would like to sample food that is either unique to or done best by that city. Will be stopping in these major...

Late Night Tex-Mex (or New Mex) in Downtown El Paso, Tortas Near Airport?

by Langrrr 7 years ago

I have 17 hours on the ground in El Paso. I don't arrive until 9ish and will be hungry. Looking for the following: - Later evening Tex Mex in downtown - Best chow-ish (ie, NOT high-end) tex...

High End Mexican - El Paso

by trail 6 7 years ago

Looking for nice restaurant. Good drinks. Been to Los Banditos enough; need something else. Classy. Thanks!

Mystery Mexican Restaurant in El Paso, serving fresh juice!

by TravelaBelle 7 years ago

Two years ago, I ate at a Mexican Restaurant in El Paso, that had fresh juice, made in House. I will be passing through El Paso, in a couple of hours. Does anybody know the name of this establishme...

Modest Rehearsal Dinner in El Paso for 45 - HELP not from area!!

by debvil 8 years ago

Hi TX Chowhounders - I am a CT Chowhound, my brother is getting married in el Paso in June and I am trying to help my mother plan a rehearsal dinner. Any help is appreciated as we are not in th...

What is good in El Paso?

by hickdolphin 11 years ago

I will be traveling there in May for a bowling tournament. I see there are alot of restaurants and I would like to Know of some good ones or speciality places before I get there to save some time.

El Paso for one lunch and one dinner

by salesgirl19 8 years ago

I have one lunch and one dinner in El Paso and need to take clients to dinner. I am not looking for the fanciest restaurant in town but something on the nicer side. Please assist. We are open to...

El Paso - El Chapparal

by Ericruo 8 years ago

I was in El Paso and had a late breakfast at El Chapparal Cafe #1 on my way back to the airport. They're at 6560 Montana Avenue, they're open daily from 7:30 am to 7:00 pm except for Thursdays-Sat...

El Paso - hidden gems? hole in the walls? must haves? anything healthy?

The Oracle
by The Oracle 8 years ago

I'll be in El Paso for a week on business and would love to try local favorites. I'm coming from Los Angeles, so Mexican food isn't exactly a need, but if it's done well, it's done well and my b...

Soup or "Get Well" Food Delivered in El Paso

by amysuehere 8 years ago

My mum isn't feeling well and I'm all the way in Austin. Was hoping for something like the Soup Peddler in Austin, but there's (no surprise there) nothing like that in El Paso. Does anyone know e...

H & H Car Wash and Coffee Shop, El Paso....simply the best

by edberliner 9 years ago

I can't stop smiling! My kids are on a trip to El Paso to visit their aged grandmother. I suggested they eat at least one breakfast at H & H, and, thankfully, they did! Their review can be summe...

Mexican in El Paso near airport

by labart 9 years ago

We'll be in ElPaso for one nite at the end of October. Looking for good Mexican restaurant - New Mexican or Juarez style, or your favorite.

El Paso and Ft Bliss for a week

by trail 6 14 years ago

We're going to be in the area for a week of celebrating and hanging out. Need the whole gamut: great "chow" sites; celebration fine dining; good lunches. Probably March- April. Have cars, can t...

high-end Mexican in El Paso?

by Jim M 9 years ago

Michigan hound here. I'll be in El Paso for a few days next week and am willing to splurge on Mexican food. Good taquerías shouldn't be too hard to find, but I was wondering whether the city had a ...

Looking for recommendations in or near El Paso (menudo, tamales, fine dining, and anything else!)

Ima Wurdibitsch
by Ima Wurdibitsch 12 years ago

I've heard JJ's on Donihan is good for menudo but is there anyplace that's better? I'm here for another week and would like to explore the culinary delights (fine dining to drive-thru) of the ci...

El Paso: Time for only one lunch (in November, if that makes a difference)

by fromNYCto 10 years ago

High or low, doesn't matter. I'm looking for the most authentic and delicious Mexican. Here's what seems to be the short list of recommended places: H & H Car Wash L & J Cafe Forti's Mexican...

El Paso....Crave, Tabla or Ripe??

by cchavez 10 years ago

Which are the best of the three? Any other restaurants that have a similar atmosphere, menu that you would recommend? Thanks!

tortillas in El Paso

by Calgirl 10 years ago

grew up there and moved away long ago. Visiting this weekend and want to bring back good corn and flour tortillas, Mexican cheese, and tamales. Suggestions?? Muchas gracias