restaurants & accomodations

Exploring the Cultural Arts District is sure to leave you hungry. Lucky for you, the food scene in El Paso is excellent and has drawn the attention of national TV shows like Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. After your meal, no need to rush off, stay the night at one of the many downtown hotels.

Anson 11

A modern restaurant and bar serving artisan pizzas, steaks, pasta and more, you’ll appreciate the classy interior and service. Anson 11 is located in the Anson Mills Building at 303 N. Oregon St.

Café Central

This eclectic fine dining establishment offers seating in a refined dining room, gated courtyard or a luxe lounge. Café Central is located at 109 N. Oregon St.

Park Tavern

Park Tavern serves American cuisine in a class French setting. The patio features painted ads from the original building owners and a view of San Jacinto Plaza. Park Tavern is located at 204 Mills Ave.


A classy, yet casual hangout situated in the heart of Downtown El Paso, International boasts a rooftop overlooking the San Jacinto Plaza. Visit International at 114 E. Mills Ave.


An iconic landmark on the corner of Kansas and Main Street, in the heart of Downtown, El Paso. A few blocks from the International bridge which connects the United States and Mexico.


More than downtown El Paso’s newest dining destination, ámbar restaurante also reveals a culinary narrative that mixes Mexican cultures, traditions, centuries-old ingredients, and modern presentations.

Conveniently located on the lobby level of the plaza hotel pioneer park, the open-kitchen concept lends itself to a spectacular dining experience where flames dance over open wood grills and meals are designed to be shared.

Sabor Cocina

Sabor Cocina, a Mexican restaurant inside hotel Paso del Norte offers genuine tastes of El Paso and the city’s largest selection of tequila.

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner


Aloft is a hip hotel that’s housed in the recently-restored O.T. Bassett Tower. Admire the historic details, carefully enhanced with modern amenities. Aloft is located at 303 Texas Ave.

Stanton House

Stanton House is an independently owned and operated boutique hotel. Each room is adorned with thoughtfully selected art and the in-house restaurant offers guests an inspired menu of traditional Mexican cuisine. Stanton House is located at 209 N. Stanton St.

Hotel Indigo

Floor to ceiling windows —perfect for watching West Texas sunsets —mid-century architecture, contemporary design and modern art make this hotel an art lover’s dream. The fifth-floor outdoor pool doesn’t hurt either. Hotel Indigo is located at 325 N. Kansas St.

Hotel Paso Del Norte

Built in 1912, the Hotel Paso Del Norte has a rich history. Modern updates that respect the historic design will have you falling in love with the interior of the hotel. Relax in the spacious rooms or enjoy the rooftop pool. Hotel Paso Del Norte is located at 101 S. El Paso, just across from the art museum.

Plaza Hotel

Designed by the famed architects Trost & Trost, the hotel was completed in 1930. The Art Deco style, with setbacks at the 16th and 17th floors, and Ludowici clay tile pyramidal roof are largely unaltered from the original design. The Plaza Hotel is located at 106 Mills Ave., a short walk from the San Jacinto Plaza and the art museum.

Courtyard by Marriott

A state-of-the-art lobby, Bistro, indoor pool and whirlpool are the amenities you need for your stay. At 601 N. Santa Fe St., the history museum, baseball stadium, art museum, convention center and theatre are just a stroll away.

DoubleTree by Hilton

The signature welcoming gift —the DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie —and the outdoor pool that overlooks the baseball stadium are sure to impress you. Located at 600 N El Paso St., the DoubleTree is conveniently located near the history museum, fabulous restaurants and the San Jacinto Plaza.

Holiday Inn Express

Leisure and business travelers alike will appreciate the convenience of the Holiday Inn Express. Located at 409 E. Missouri, Holiday Inn Express offers amenities and quick access to local attractions.

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