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Riviera Maya Restaurant

Mexican
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1702 Homer Adams Parkway, Alton, IL 62002
(618) 465-5000
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Love the New Location

We have been twice to the new location for Riviera Maya in Alton. The new restaurant has the same friendly faces, same great food and service, but a more Mexican feel. The new place reminds me more of restaurants that we visit in Mexico and I like that. Go and enjoy this great place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
J-W
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Illinois
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Alton, Illinois
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

First visit for me. Music was too loud, forcing people to yell to be heard. Large group of very loud customers, obviously enjoying themselves added to the difficulty hearing and communicating with the waiter. Bill was incorrect, and because we had a $10.for $20. worth of food he accused us of only coming for the "free food". which was rude... More 

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Toledo Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We were in town visiting and stopped here for lunch. Staff is very friendly. However the food is bland for guacamole was premade there were no black beans

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Godfrey, Illinois
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Amazing food, super staff, convenient location !! Can't say enough h about this place ! If you like Mexican food then give them a try !!

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Illinois
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618 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 290 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We have been twice to the new location for Riviera Maya in Alton. The new restaurant has the same friendly faces, same great food and service, but a more Mexican feel. The new place reminds me more of restaurants that we visit in Mexico and I like that. Go and enjoy this great place.

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Godfrey, IL
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This restaurant recently relocated about 1/3 of a mile from their former location. I like the decor, the food is pretty good and the service was OK. My biggest problem was the trio of musicians who were moving around the restaurant during our visit. The noise level was way too much. While I am OK with the idea of creating... More 

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Fort Gibson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

typical Mexican food, chips were warn and not too oily. Interesting fact is that beans were not on any of the meals. You had to order them as a side dish. Had fish tacos which was only lettuce and fish, but what made up for them was their chipotle sauce that they make there. Had nice kick to it

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St. Louis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Been coming here since they opened a few years ago. The food is good, the service is great and the margaritas are good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Our family of five eats here at least once a week. Alton Tacos(deep fried flour tortilla tacos),Bandito dip (queso fundido), Fajitas are stand outs. Fair prices and great staff

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Alton, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A nice restaurant conveniently located near Alton Mall, Riviera Maya has great lunch and drink specials. For dinner, I had the Yolanda and my wife had Enchiladas Rancheros. Both were affordable and delicious. Wait staff was friendly and helpful, even returning my ball cap to me when I left it in the booth. "The cap of champions" the gentleman called... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great Lunch menu with great portions for a really great price! Lots of selections too! Friendly and knowledgable staff. Wonderful atmosphere with Mexican music in the background and old family pics all throughout the restaurant.

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Additional Information about Riviera Maya Restaurant

Address: 1702 Homer Adams Parkway, Alton, IL 62002
Phone Number: (618) 465-5000
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1702 Homer Adams Parkway, Alton, IL 62002
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: (618) 465-5000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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