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1939 E Baseline Road #105, Gilbert, AZ 85233
(480) 751-2000
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Ranked #110 of 322 Restaurants in Gilbert
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Tucson, Arizona
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

We recently discovered Cafe Rio while traveling in Utah and have been looking forward to the opportunity to eat there again. There isn't one near our home, but we found this one in Gilbert so decided to go while we were in town visiting family. It's the end unit in a strip shopping center. This is a "fast casual" restaurant... More

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Portland, Oregon
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

We had lunch at Cafe Rio. I had beef quesadilla and my wife sweet pork salad. The tortillas are fresh made. Both meals tasted great. The meals are made as you walk through a line. Prices are reasonable.

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Gilbert, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Service was okay. The good was not that good. Chicken was very bland and had no flavor. The tortillas were the best part of my meal. Overall I would rate it okay.

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Gilbert, AZ
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161 reviews 161 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is a much better place for kids than adults. Very colorful decor and furniture. You get to get the stuff as you walk thru the line and although the tortillas were good, the food inside was tasteless.

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105 reviews 105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I used to eat at cafe rio when they were located in awhatukee and thought it to really good. Was so happy to see they were opening one close to home. Finally had a chance to get a yummy burrito. Well I was quickly disappointed. The enchilada sauce was very thick and had a different taste. I will give this... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Went to the Cafe Rio today at San Tan in Gilbert next to the Kneaders restaurant. The place was crowded as people were moving through a line of cafeteria style food in a hurry or else. The tortillas were made right there and that was awesome. I knew I had to have burrito just because I love homemade tortillas. I... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is the second time in a 3 week period that I went to Cafe Rio, and the people working there were rude. They made me feel like I was bothering them to order food and then they flung my order across the counter at me. I went back again because I love the food...Not sure I will go back... More

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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49 reviews 49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

At Cafe Rio, you select the type of food you want to eat and add the meat, beans, sauces, and extras according to your own preferences. Everything is fresh and prepared in front of you. I personally love their generous-sized salads. I knew of this restaurant, having visited them in Utah before. When I discovered Mesa had a Cafe Rio,... More

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Lubbock, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

My son told me I would like this restaurant as much as I liked Chipotles. He wasn't far off as this was tasty and good. A lot of variety and the drinks were fabulous, especially the mint lemonade! The price was a bit more than I thought, but an enjoyable space and meal.

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La Center, Washington
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

The Pork Salad at Cafe Rio is one of my favorite things to eat in the world!! It is delicious! Anytime we happen to be in a city with a Cafe Rio we go there at least once, sometimes twice on our vacation. Our trip to this Cafe Rio didn't dissappiont. Since we went there twice (in one week) I... More

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Additional Information about Cafe Rio

Address: 1939 E Baseline Road #105, Gilbert, AZ 85233
Phone Number: (480) 751-2000
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Gilbert
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Mexican

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