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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

“Not many cities have a mountain view. You can see Juarez and El Paso at once.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“You cannot get a better view of 3 states and 2 countries for the surrounding 100+ miles ANYWHERE else.”
  • 16 locals recommend
“Lively indoor-outdoor bar-&-grill with extensive craft beer, cigar & single-malt scotch selections.”
  • 6 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. This location is a 2-minute walk from our property.”
  • 9 locals recommend
History Museum
“ The El Paso Museum of History is a museum located in downtown El Paso, Texas which presents information about past 400 years of history in the United States/Mexico border region. The museum has over 16,000 feet of exhibition space. Galleries in the museum feature traveling exhibitions as well as several permanent exhibitions. The museum also presents special programs and has a permanent digital touchscreen wall and a traveling wall. The museum is run by the City of El Paso.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“Visit San Jacinto plaza located in the heart of downtown take a walk, take some photos, eat a corn in a cup, have a seat and enjoy! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
“Rustic-chic, cozy bar with brick-lined walls & living room furniture, movie nights & TV sports.”
  • 3 locals recommend
“Off Broadway Shows; Popular Big Name Musicians; Film Festivals; Next to El Paso Museum of art & San Jacinto Plaza; great eating places downtown & night life ”
  • 4 locals recommend
“If you've never been, just go! Amazing 1/2 hour pre-shows introduce every film, and you can order food and drinks (including "boozy milkshakes" and warm-from-the-oven cookies) throughout your film!”
  • 6 locals recommend
“If you go up Rim Road you will eventually hit the amazing view of Scenic Drive- El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Amazing Views of two countries who unite together to give off an amazing atmosphere and culture that makes El Paso EL PASO. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
“"The El Paso Chihuahuas are committed to making a difference in the El Paso community both on and off the field. While winning is an obvious goal, making a mark on fans, both young and old, is just as important"”
  • 6 locals recommend
Music Venue
“It is very near the apt. Great Music, Drinks, Rooftop bar, and amazing food. LOCAL FAVORITE!! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
“American bistro with formal & casual spaces, California wines & live music on weekends”
  • 2 locals recommend
Local Government Office
“The El Paso Downtown Management District (DMD) seeks to make Downtown El Paso the center of commercial, civic and cultural activity. By mobilizing resources and affecting positive growth and change within the district, the DMD is committed to the revitalization of a vibrant Downtown El Paso.”
  • 4 locals recommend