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Rios d'Sudamerica

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2010 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60647 (Damen)
We are 4 blocks west from the metra Armitage station. 6 blocks north from the CTA blue line Damen stop
773-276-0170
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Today
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
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
Good for:
Casual Elegant

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Learning experience

First time trying Peruvian cuisine, we had the Lomo saltado. One with chicken one with beef. The food seemed average, stir fry with French fries but that is authentic Peuvian cuisine. Our server was great very attentive, it was early so there were not many people there. Getting our check and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
littleabbym
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Hammond, Indiana
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  • Casual Elegant
  • Reservations
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

I visited this restaurant about a week ago. The positive: I ordered stuffed avocado and chicken soup homemade style. The food was very good. Reasonably priced. I would visit again. The decoration is nice inside the restaurant. Bathroom were clean and in good shape. The negative: Nothing negative I can think of. Good work. I would recommend.

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Hammond, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

First time trying Peruvian cuisine, we had the Lomo saltado. One with chicken one with beef. The food seemed average, stir fry with French fries but that is authentic Peuvian cuisine. Our server was great very attentive, it was early so there were not many people there. Getting our check and paying took a little long, not sure if there... More 

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Des Plaines, Illinois
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55 reviews 55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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268 reviews 268 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 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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Chicago
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62 reviews 62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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
11 helpful votes 11 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
22 helpful votes 22 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 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2010 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60647
    (Damen)
  • Public Transportation: We are 4 blocks west from the metra Armitage station. 6 blocks north from the CTA blue line Damen stop
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: 773-276-0170

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
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

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?