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Cafe Rio

139 North State, Orem, UT 84057
(801) 822-5700
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Ranked #23 of 194 Restaurants in Orem
Price range: $6 - $15
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican
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Dining options: Delivery
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English first
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

NOt may people do NOT like Cafe RIo- and for good reason. Yummy fresh food. Salads are great, servings are huge, and usually can feed you for dinner too!!

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Orlando, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Great place for some great food. I would highly recommend the Pork Burrito and make sure that you go "enchilada style" with the sauce. It will blow your mind!

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Provo, Utah
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Cafe Rio has always been a favorite, but on our last visit, just a few days ago, my dinner was disappointing. I usually love Care Rio's black beans, but that night they were practically inedible. They were way too watery, which pretty much ruined my tostada. What's going on in the Orem Cafe Rio?

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Top Contributor
166 reviews 166 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

When we come to Utah everyone tells us we need to eat here. We enjoy it every time. They have great food. We have never had an item we didn't enjoy. However, there are many types of these through out the country under different names. Basically, build your own burrito, taco, etc.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I've always heard great things about this restaurant, but for me it was just average. The prices are average and the food... I've had better. The people preparing the food were friendly and prepared the food in a clean environment. The one big plus about eating here is that you can see into the kitchen and be sure that everything... More 

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Sacramento, California
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254 reviews 254 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We love Cafe Rio and eat there at least once, whenever we are in Utah. The food is consistently good. We especially love anything with the sweet pork. The fresh tortillas are excellent.

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Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

was good, and lots of staff, very mountain western style. so many people went out there for diner in orem, ut.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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56 reviews 56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

I have had family and friends rave about this restaurant forever. I have eaten there twice now and NOT sure why everyone loves it so much. I was starting to think it was me, then my son and wife agreed with me. It is at best, average. I like Chipolte as a better Fresh-Mex place.

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Lindon, Utah
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I love the fastness of ordering, the variety of choices of meats or non-meat, seeing my food prepared to my order, with more nutritious lettuce and cilantro. I love the quick in and out in 15-30 minutes depending on whether I am alone or have company and the Price is right! My personal vote is the tostada with shredded chicken... More 

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Orem, Utah
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love this place. Their salads are amazing, but their burritos are also great, as is their lime-mint mojioto drink. If you like fresh-mex, you'll like this place. We usually grab a couple salads to go and eat them at home while watching a movie. You can order online and pick it up when you're ready. It's a good price... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Rio

Address: 139 North State, Orem, UT 84057
Phone Number: (801) 822-5700
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Orem
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican

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