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Welcome to Rio Azul, a Palm Springs restaurant featuring only Traditional Mexican Cuisine, Handcrafted with the best ingredients and served in a Vibrant atmosphere. Fresh and Flavorful, Delightful and Delicious! Enjoy one of our specialty cocktails while we take the time to freshly prepare every dish.
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Love their Margaritas, salsa and Happy Hour. Hard shell tacos and enchiladas are the best. I always judge Mexican restaurants on their tacos. You can't miss on these two items. Table side guacamole too!!
My husband and I have dined at many Mexican restaurants in Palm Springs, but we keep coming back to Rio Azul. The food is always good and served on a hot plate; the staff is always friendly and responsive; and the mugs and margarita glasses...More
This restaurant is a just couple of blocks from downtown Palm Springs so easy to walk. We made a reservation and were glad we had because it was full on a Friday evening. Margaritas were tasty, even the skinny variety that we ordered. A highlight...More
We just finished our meal at Rio Azul and we very happy with the food and the service. The Happy Hour margaritas are also with trying. Everyone was extremely pleasant and helpful.
Please just disregard the review from the person on Feb 5. Unfortunately that...More
This place is really bad. The food (even the fish) was significantly undercooked, cold, and not edible. Staff was really condescending and unkind — and not accepting of diverse customers. The hostess also kept inquiring about our wealth and criticized us in a condescending way...More
The wait staff was on their game on a busy Friday night. The portions are ample and the prices are reasonable. If you like spice, try any of the Ranchero entrees. Thank you, Jorge, for suggesting that we try the salsa negra for a little...More
The food was very good and presented well. My server was amazing and explained all of the unknown items on the menu. It was very busy when I was there but the food arrive hot and fresh. There are many authentic Mexican restaurants in the...More
I am gluten-free as well..Rio Azul is not your typical Mexican Restaurant although it serves authentic Mexican dishes. It some of the ingredients that are unfamiliar but make for delicious fresh and flavorful food choices... More
I am gluten-free as well..Rio Azul is not your typical Mexican Restaurant although it serves authentic Mexican dishes. It some of the ingredients that are unfamiliar but make for delicious fresh and flavorful food choices - including corn tortillas - which are naturally gluten-free.