El Parador Cafe

$$ • Mexican, Venues, Event Spaces

325 E 34th St, New York
(212) 679-6812


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for El Parador Cafe

Good food. A bit pricey for lunch and the portions are small but filling. The complementary stuff is AMAZING- Chips+Salsa at the start and pineapple tequila at the end are surprisingly tasty. Vegetarian friendly. Waitstaff are supernice as well.Definitely worth a visit.

I've been going to El Parador since when Carlos was the owner greeting my family with open arms and making us feel so special by always securing us a table and a exceptional service. I love the food, especially some very specific items I've been getting since I'm 8 years old or younger. I am now over 40. When ownership was changed, I was happy to see that the menu remained largely in tact under Alex and at the time his father. I haven't been back in person for quite a while but...read full review
Hands down the best Mexican restaurant in NYC. Super authentic and every dish is full of flavor. Used to come here at least once a month, but given the current pandemic situation, we just ordered take out and let me tell you it did not disappoint. Their takeout was just as phenomenal as it is in the restaurant! Each order comes with a generous amount of chips and their delicious salsa. We ordered the taco tray this time which was amazing. Next time we will order some of our usual...read full review

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Monday 12 - 8:30PM
Tuesday 12 - 8:30PM
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday 12 - 8:30PM
Friday 12 - 9:30PM
Saturday 12 - 9:30PM
Sunday 12 - 8:30PM

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