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Rio Mirage Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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ANTOJITOS
$12.95
Shrimp Cocktail
succulent shrimp, cilantro, avocado, onions, tomatoes & cucumber in spicy clamato sauce.
$10.25
Mexican Pizza
your choice of beef or chicken smothered with green chiles, olives and cheese on a crispy tortilla.
$11.25
Nachos Supreme
a mound of hot tortilla chips smothered in red enchilada chile sauce, piled with melted monterey jack, cheddar, shredded beef or mexican chicken, diced tomatoes, green onions and olives served hot topped with guacamole and sour cream.
$7.95
Guacamole Dip
fresh hass avocado, mexican spices, diced tomatoes, and fresh roasted chiles blended into a tasty, spicy dip mix served with mini tostada chips.
$5.95
Green Chile, Green Onion, Tomato And Black Olives $6.5
Guacamole $7.85
Cheese Crisp
a grilled flour tortilla topped with melted monterey jack and cheddar cheese.
Shrimp $12.95
Grilled Chicken Or Streak Fajitas $11.5
Rolled Quesadilla
a flour tortilla rolled and grilled crispy golden brown, stuffed with monterey jack & cheddar cheese, green chiles, served with guacamole and sour cream with your choice of the following.
SALADS & SOUPS
$9.75
Add Beans $0.5
Ensalada Grande
a crunchy flour tortilla shell piled with spicy shredded beef or mexican chicken, crisp greens, shredded mixed cheese, diced red tomatoes, onions, guacamole, sour cream and sliced black olives.
$11.75
Puerto Penasco Shrimp & Avocado
shrimp sauteed in garlic & spices, avocado slices, fresh bell peppers, red onions, avocado, tomatoes, and olives on a bed of crisp garden greens served in a crispy tortilla shell.
$11.25
Fajita Taco Salad
marinated strips of grilled steak or tender chicken, fresh green and red bell peppers, red onions, avocado, tomatoes, and olives on a bed of crisp garden greens served in a crispy tortilla shell.
$4.95
Fiesta Garden Salad
a crisp colorful mix of fresh garden greens, topped with tomatoes, onions, olives, & cheese.
$5.5
Tortilla Soup
small chunks of slow cooked chicken in its own broth, green chiles, potatoes, sweet corn, carrots & top with mixed cheeses, avacado and tortilla strips (tuesday-wednesday).
$8.95
Caldo De Rez (cosido)
chunky vegetables and short ribs served with tortillas (monday-saturday).
$5.5
Albondigas
meat balls with rice and vegetables served with tortillas (thursday & friday).
Seasonal Soups
creme de chile poblano, creme de flor de calabacita, conchitas, creme de papa con elote y chile verde, posole. (ask your server).
ENCHILADAS ESPECIALES
served with mexican rice and refried beans.
$11.95
Enchiladas Del Mar
enchiladas stuffed with a shrimp & imitation crab mixture, sauteed in a blend of mexican spices and vegetables, and topped with ranchero sauce and sliced avocado.
$11.95
Chicken & Spinach Enchiladas
enchiladas stuffed with our special sauteed spinach & slow cooked mexican chicken topped with monterey and cheddar cheese baked in a delicate spicy enchilada sauce, and topped with cool real sour cream.
$11.95
Enchiladas Rancheras
shredded beef, chicken or cheese enchiladas smothered with ranchero sauce and melted cheese, topped with cool, real sour cream.
PLATOS MEXICANOS
$11.95
El Bombero Picado
(the fireman) tender marinated top sirloin steak in thick slices, sauteed and simmered with onions, tomatoes, and bell peppers, our special spices, topped with our very spicy hot green sauce. served with mexican rice, refried beans, and flour or corn tortillas.
$11.95
Carne Asada
char-broiled thinly sliced top sirloin steak basted in lime and garlic butter, topped with grilled green onions and peppers, served with rice and beans, and flour/corn tortillas.
$10.95
Carne Machaca Dinner
shredded roast beef sauteed with our unique spicy onions, tomatoes, green chile peppers and jalapeno peppers. served with rice, bean and hot fresh tortillas.
$10.95
Red Chile Or Green Chile Dinner
slow cooked tender chunks of beef simmered with spices and green or red chiles, served with rice, beans, and hot fresh tortillas.
$15.95
Banderillas De Camaron (shrimp)
8 scrumptious jumbo marinated shrimp grilled with green and red bell peppers, jalapeno chiles, onions, and spices. served on a bed of rice along with fresh grilled vegetables.
$15.5
Camarones Rancheros (shrimp)
8 scrumptious jumbo shrimp sauteed with bell peppers, onions, chiles, tomatoes, garlic, and jalapeno ranchero sauce, served on a bed of mexican rice.
TACOS ESPECIALES
everybody's all-time favorites created with the goodness of home, using only the finest ingredients. two taco served with avocado, pico de gallo, refried beans, and mexican rice.
$11.95
Ensenada Fish Tacos
tacos made with soft corn tortillas, filled with lightly breaded whitefish, spicy cabbage, pico de gallo and baja sauce.
$11.95
One Of Each, Add $1.0
Tacos Mexicanos
grilled soft corn or flour tortillas filled with char-grilled marinated steak, or chicken with pico de gallo.
$12.95
Tacos Del Mar
soft corn tortillas filled with char-grilled shrimp topped with avocado and pico de gallo.
BURRITOS ESPECIALES
$12.95
Burrito De Fajitas
a soft flour tortilla filled with your choice of flavorful grilled chicken, or grilled steak. topped with red enchilada sauce, cheese, guacamole and sour cream.
$12.75
Decarnitas Picados
your choice of marinated grilled chicken tenders or top sirloin steak, sauteed with chiles, fresh sliced onions, chopped cilantro, ripened tomatoes, and spices, topped with ranchero sauce, melted cheeses and sour cream.
$12.95
Pollo Especial
a deep-fried burrito filled with tender chunks of chicken and spices in a flour tortilla, smothered with green sauce and topped with mexican cream cheese mixed cheese and baked.
FAJITAS - DELICIOSAS Y ESPECIALES DE RIO
served on a sizzling skillet, sauteed with fresh garlic, red & green bell peppers, tender onions, and our special seasoning. served with sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo, and refried beans or mexican rice & your choice of fresh hot flour or corn tortillas.
$14.75
Steak
1/2 lb savory grilled steak.
$16.25
Shrimp
1/2 lb succulent grilled shrimp.
$14.95
Chicken
1/2 lb char-grilled, zesty marinated chicken.
APETITO AMERICANO
$8.25
Mirage Burger
served with french fries (with or without cheese).
$6.95
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
served with french fries.
$2.99
French Fries
$9.95
Rio Supreme Burger
avocado, mushroom & roasted green chile or jalapenos (fresh or toroeados), served with french fries (with or without cheese).
$9.95
Grilled Chicken Salad
grilled chicken on a bed of greens.
$4.95
Garden Salad
a crisp colorful mix of fresh garden greens, topped with tomatoes, green onions, olives and cheese.
$7.95
Grilled Chicken Sandwich
served with french fries.
CHIMICHANGAS
your favorite burritos deep fried and golden crispy, topped with guacamole sour cream and diced green onions served with refried beans & mexican rice. enjoy with additional toppings: ranchero, enchilada sauce, or green sauce, or cream cheese - $1.00 (each).
$8.95
Bean
$11.95
Machaca Beef, Mexican Chicken, Red Or Green Chile
$12.5
Grilled Fajita Chicken Or Steak
COMBINATIONS
no substitutions.
$11.25
Beef, Chicken, Or Cheese Enchilada, Taco
two-item combination.
$11.25
Two Enchiladas (beef Or Chicken)
two-item combination.
$11.25
Taco - Beef Or Chicken, Tostada
two-item combination.
$11.25
Chile Relleno, Taco
two-item combination.
$11.25
Chile Relleno, Green Corn Tamale
two-item combination.
$11.25
Red Or Green Burro, Cheese Enchilada
two-item combination.
$11.25
Red Tamale, Beef Taco
two-item combination.
$11.25
Red Tamale, Beef, Chicken Or Cheese Enchilada
two-item combination.
$11.25
Two Chicken Flautas
two-item combination.
$12.5
Chicken Or Beef Enchilada, Taco, Tostada
three-item combination.
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews chips and salsa fajitas shredded beef chile relleno taco beans shrimp steak salad mexican food el rico great margaritas grand ave nice decor food is excellent west valley prices are reasonable
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with friends. Margarita's are great. I had the tortilla soup and it was delicious. Luke warm, but still good. Servers are all so friendly. Totally recommend it.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Caroledickson13
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited restaurant for Sunday lunch. Appeared not to be real busy. Waited for menus, waited to place order, waited for food and waited for bill. The food was good, large portions but not spicy like most Mexican restaurants. Very large menu assortment.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 75normanh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved the guacamole as always. Salsa was fantastic. Fajita and other entrees were very good. 4 stars for billing issue but will definitely be back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank arrjay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been here several times, during slow lunch and on a busy Saturday night. The food is inconsistent. At times, the food is AMAZING, and others it’s no better than what I can get in a drive thru. If you are going for the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TravelingTayl0rs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our take out order was almost $50.00 and the "COMPLEMENTARY CHIPS" were less than a handful of chips and a tiny container of salsa! If you want chips you better BUY some!!! We really like the food however sometimes it is so busy we do...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Judy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived around 7.30pm on a Monday night - we checked in and they told us it would be a couple of minutes wait - 15 minutes later we are still waiting - we were taken to a table and sat down..... then nothing -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JC1064
HQuM, Public Relations Manager at Rio Mirage Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi JC, Thank you for review we truly appreciate the feedback. We always use the reviews as teachable moments. With that being said,we want to apologize for your experience. We strive to provide an exceptional dining experience from the moment you walk through our doors....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, they cannot manage a wait list on a Saturday night. Completely lost my name for a party of 6 while we waited outside in the wind and rain (because wait area and bar were full) for over half an hour. I would not take...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank scott k
HQuM, Public Relations Manager at Rio Mirage Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Scott, First of all I want to apologize for any inconvenience we may have caused. We have done our due diligence and are in the process of training our team to make sure this does not happen again. I understand the frustration you must...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends encouraged me to try this restaurant recently and all 3 of us had excellent food! Our waiter was very thoughtful. Our meals were delivered to our table within 15 minutes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laura P
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Love the margaritas at Rio Mirage and the shrimp fajitas. The enchiladas are also really good. Try the bacon wrapped cream cheese jalapeño for starters. So delicious. Happy hour is always nice with deals on drinks.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RadioSteveG
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and looking forward to our next one. This time we split the “”Rio Mirage Burito”. Which was perfect for both of us.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gordy197
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Joyce N
July 9, 2016|
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Response from Harriet R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about on Thanksgiving. Call them.
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Gigi R
January 10, 2015|
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Response from Timeseeker | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't really say. That subject never came up over the years. You could give them a call at (623) 975-1527.
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