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Rios d'Sudamerica

2010 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60647 (Northwest Side)
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Ranked #1,660 of 8,416 Restaurants in Chicago
Price range: $15 - $20
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Neighborhood: Northwest Side
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Damen
Transit: We are 4 blocks west from the metra Armitage station. 6 blocks north from the CTA blue line Damen stop
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Des Plaines, Illinois
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Went to Rio's for dinner again. The service was very nice. The food had a very nice presentation. I had theTamal Verde, it was very nice. The menu said it had pepper & Pork covered in a corn. My surprize was the bite I had that had the Hot pepper in it. I worrked around that part of it. for... More 

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Walldorf, Germany
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263 reviews 263 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

The food is OK and also quite authentic (have travelled in Peru 2 months). But service was strange - had us wait first unnecessarily, then only brought out one appetizer (although the other one was cold), then had the mains ready far too early. What I really don't like and don't understand in many places in the US: they seem... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I came to this restaurant by accident while looking for another restaurant that ended up being closed. I figured I would try it and I was delighted by the flavors, the variety of the choices, the portions, the staff's assistance with my selections and how frequently they came to see if we needed anything else or to check if the... More 

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I really wanted to like this place, and have given it a few chances, but it is really dreadful. Rios d'Sudamerica is an odd place that has no idea what to be. It has an odd decor, poor service and marginal food. The poor service can be explained by a staff that seems nervous. Once when we were there, they... More 

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Nyborg, Denmark
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37 reviews 37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I love their Sunday buffet. Great variety. Just be patient, they rarely start on time. If you don't know Peruvian or South American food this a great place to start.

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Temple City, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This restaurant is a good find. The food was delicious. We ordered, Arroz con Mariscos, Sudado de Mariscos, Chicken soup and Lomo Saltado, This last one I got to say the meat was overcooked therefore...HARD. I think that, this can be improved, the flavor is there. As an appetizer we had the Yuca Frita with this amazing secret sauce. And... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went late afternoon between lunch and dinner hours. Ordered the fried plantains, pisco sour, mango salad, and lomo saltado for 2 people. Everythins was great, the salad was very sweet though. If you get the salad, ask for dressing on the side. The lomo saltado was the second best place I have ever had it at. (D.C. - Laureal Plaza... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food was absolutely wonderful! The service excellent! Asked the waitress for recommendations which she gladly gave from the heart and not from the price point, which was a plus. The food she recommended, based on a few questions, was assume! Will definitely return.

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Houston, Texas
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148 reviews 148 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The food was delicious. I had Papa a la Huancaina for an appetizer, and ordered a typical Peruvian dish, Loma Saltada al Pisco, that consisted of stir-fried chicken, potatoes, tomatoes, and onions with rice. The Pisco sours were excellent, too. Service could have been faster as the place was a little more than half full when I ate dinner. I... More 

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

Since my first visit was awesome I was thrilled to see an offer on You Swoop. $20 for $40 of food. My best friend and I went on a Sunday night. It was not very busy and there was no valet service and street parking in that area can be tricky. We were late for our reservation because it took... More 

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Additional Information about Rios d'Sudamerica

Address: 2010 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60647
Phone Number: 773-276-0170
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

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