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Cafe Rio

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$$ - $$$Mexican,
27510 W Lugonia Ave, Redlands, CA 92374-2051
+1 909-801-6900
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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“tortillas” (6 reviews)
“taco” (7 reviews)
“barbacoa” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
27510 W Lugonia Ave, Redlands, CA 92374-2051
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

It takes quite a while for the line to snake up to the counter but once there the preparation is speedy and the resulting dishes are exceptionally good! It was difficult to decide which entree and combinations to choose which I think attributes to the...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed June 19, 2017

This was awful. It's hard to tell how or what to order. It's so loud that you can't ask questions. The cafe uses so much aluminum it should be a crime. They slop your food into the tray and don't give you time to ask...More

Thank CaribbeanJo
Reviewed February 20, 2017

The portions are very generous and the food quality is excellent. However, the crew seemed disorganized and it took a great deal of time for them to process each order. The person working the cash register was also assembling the to go orders and this...More

Thank rharch
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

I'm looking for a good meal for the afternoon. I stopped by the rio just to see what was on the menu everything from a to z . All meals were fresh and tortillas were hand made.. great meal and family friendly. .

Thank pick55
Reviewed September 12, 2016

The sweet barbacoa pork anything is amazing...the salads are huge and come with a freshly made flour tortilla. So yummy every time...

Thank jetset1974
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Most people rave about the barbacoa. But I must say it's too sweet for my taste buds. I prefer the chicken on my dishes. We ate the burrito, wet, of course which means the sauce goes on top. On the tacos, I added the lime...More

Thank FitnessTrekker
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Beats CH!____LE hands down! Had a grilled Chicken burrito in wheat tortilla with black beans and pico. So delicious and fresh tasting. While there got to see the salads coming down the line. Whoa! they looked beautiful and HUGE!! Not a standard soft drink fountain...More

Thank Denise T
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Food was disappointing and sloppy. The place was disorganized, loud and not that clean. We had a party of 5 and everyone thought the food was blah. Won't go again.

Thank mountainjen1
Reviewed April 7, 2016

After a shaky start, Cafe Rio has been consistently good. Their sweet pork BBq is outstanding. The taco special on Tuesdays is worth the wait in line. The home made tortillas are wonderful.

Thank Clete
Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

Well consistent with every Cafe Rio, I have been to is a wait line that moves so slowly. Almost every visit they have run out of food items. This time it was the shredded chicken, corn tortillas and the tamales. My husband had one worker...More

Thank Sandy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27510 W Lugonia Ave, Redlands, CA 92374-2051
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redlands
  • Phone Number: +1 909-801-6900
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