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Riviera Mexican Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner

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Garlic-Mashed Potato Tacos
Four crispy mini tacos served w/ fresh tomatillo salsa for dipping
Lobster Taquitos
Spiced lobster-filled red corn tortillas drizzled w/ creamy chipotle sauce
Appetizer Platter
A sampler of lobster taquitos, garlic-mashed potato tacos, nachos & cheese quesadilla. Served w/ sour cream & guacamole
All served w/ pico de gallo salsa, sour cream, & guacamole. Three cheese-parmesan, Jack, & ranchero cheeses. Grilled chicken or steak-with Jack cheese. Veggie-red & yellow bell peppers, tomatoes & red onions w/ Jack cheese
Nachos, Our Way
Melted​ cheese, refried or black beans, sour cream, guacamole & salsa on just-made tortilla chips also available w/ grilled chicken or steak
Pesto Tostaditos
Little tostadas topped w/ fresh cilantro, pesto, avocado, chicken, sour cream & cheese
Classic Caesar
Served w/ strips of crispy red tortilla, diced tomatoes, our authentic caesar dressing & fresh parmesan
Chicken Caesar
Our classic caesar topped w/ grilled chicken
Blue Corn Salad
Field greens, black beans, tomato, avocado, cactus, ranchero cheese & vinaigrette
Blue Corn Salad w/ Chicken
Our​ blue corn salad topped w/ grilled chicken
Papaya & Grilled Chicken Salad
Field greens, sliced avocado, & ripe papaya w/ charbroiled chicken breast
Sizzling Fajitas Tostada
Tostada basics w/ grilled chicken or sirloin & a medley of fajita vegetables
Santa Fe Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken, sauteed red onions, jicama, corn, tomatoes, black beans, cheese, salsa & field greens over a warm flour tortilla
Mesquite-Smoked Chicken
Sauteed w/ black beans, corn, red rice, guacamole, sour cream, cheese & three salsas
Carne Asada
Grilled sirloin, charra beans, rice, tomato, a hint of cilantro, guacamole, sour cream, cheese, & three salsas
The Works
El grande! A huge 20-inch flour tortilla filled w/ lots of chicken, beef, grilled fajita veggies, charra beans, rice, guacamole, sour cream, cheese & three salsas
Grilled Chicken
Grilled chicken breast combined w/ rice, black beans, guacamole, sour cream, cheese, & three salsa
Grilled Fish
Grilled fish combined w/ roasted peppers, squash, rice, black beans, guacamole, sour cream, & topped w/ salsa vera cruz
Grilled red & yellow bell peppers, red onion, squash, black beans, rice, guacamole, sour cream, cheese, & three salsas
Sizzling Fajitas Tostada w/ Tofu
Tostada basics w/ tofu, black beans, veggies, guacamole & pico de gallo salsa
Cheese & Spinach Enchiladas
Served w/ black beans & zuni salad, topped w/ rancher sauce
Sizzling Tofu Fajitas
Tofu, bell peppers, red onion, & garlic. Served w/ tortillas, guacamole, pico de gallo salsa, black beans & zuni salad
Served w/ you choice of two: black beans, charra beans, refried beans, Mexican rice, or zuni chopped salad w/ cilantro-lime vinaigrette
Crispy Taco
With seasoned shredded beef, ground beef, or chicken. Served w/ lettuce & cheese
Your choice of shredded beef, ground beef, chicken, or cheese
Homemade, w/ braised chicken, our special tomatillo salsa & ranchero cheese
Chile Relleno
A​ mild green chili stuffed w/ cheese & prepared the traditional way
Shrimp Tacos Del Mar
Grilled​ marinated shrimp served open-faced on corn tortillas w/ pickled onion, cilantro, tomatillo salsa & avocado
Corona Beach Fish Tacos
Beer-battered fresh fish wrapped in warm flour tortillas & served w/ chili tartar sauce, pico de gallo salsa & tequila-marinated cabbage
Camarones Rellenos
Marinated, sauteed shrimp stuffed into a roasted pasilla chili, topped w/ ranchera salsa & ranchero cheese, then broiled to perfection
Camarones & Scallops Mojo De Ajo
Shrimp & scallops sauteed w/ garlic & pico de gallo
Grilled Fresh Fish Tacos
Grilled fresh catch wrapped in warm flour tortillas & served w/ chili tartar sauce, pico de gallo salsa & tequila-marinated cabbage
Shrimp Fajitas
Seasoned shrimp w/ bell peppers, garlic & red onion. Served w/ warm tortillas, sour cream, pico de gallo salsa & guacamole
Tender chunks of braised roast pork served w/ warm tortillas, guacamole, sour cream & pico de gallo salsa. A Mexican classic!
Grilled Soft Tacos
Marinated & grilled sirloin beef or chicken breast served in warm flour tortillas w/ salsa & guacamole
Sizzling Fajita Fiesta
Chicken or sirloin w/ bell peppers, garlic & red onion. Served w/ warm tortillas, sour cream, pico de gallo salsa & guacamole
Chicken & Spinach Enchiladas
Fresh spinach & chicken breast enchiladas topped w/ our ranchero sauce & cheese
Tortilla Soup
Albondigas Soup
Corn Chowder
Carnitas Sopes
Two sopes topped w/ refried beans, lettuce, carnitas, avocado, & cheese
Three Cheese Lobster Quesadilla
Served w/ fresh guacamole & sour cream
Huevos Ranchero
Two eggs over easy topped w/ ranchero sauce. Served w/ Mexican rice & black beans
Homemade Carnitas Torta
Grilled to perfection w/ avocado, mayonaise, grilled onion & chef Tony's salsa picante sauce. Served w/ a cup of soup
Breakfast Burrito
Eggs, bacon, rice & beans. Topped w/ ranchero sauce & guacamole, sour cream, & pico de gallo on the side
Machaca Con Huevos
Shredded beef, scrambled eggs, tomato, onions, & cilantro. Served w/ your choice of beans & Mexican rice
Chorizo Burrito
Scrambled eggs w/ chorizo, refried beans, & rice. Topped w/ ranchero sauce & cheese w/ sour cream, guacamole, & pico de gallo on the side
All breakfast served w/ complimentary mimosa or champagne
Huevos Rancheros
Two eggs over easy, topped w/ ranchero sauce. Served w/ rice & black beans, choice of tortillas
Eggs scrambled w/ corn tortilla chips & pico de gallo. Served w/ rice & your choice of beans
Breakfast Quesadilla
Eggs, bacon & cheese. Served w/ sour cream, guacamole, & pico de gallo on side
Riviera Skillet Breakfast
A cast iron skillet w/ homefries, scrambled eggs, bacon & cheese. Served w/ a side of fruit & toast
Huevos Chorizo
Scrambled eggs w/ chorizo. Served w/ rice & refried beans, choice of tortillas
Homemade Waffle
Served w/ butter & maple syrup
Old Fashioned Oatmeal
Served w/ brown sugar & raisins
French Toast
Topped w/ powdered sugar & served w/ butter & maple syrup
Homemade Buttermilk Pancakes
Banana, papaya or plain. Served w/ butter & maple syrup
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Spanish
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Reservations
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All reviews chips and salsa burrito tacos grilled chicken mango great mexican food dining companions fish tank fun atmosphere nice lunch fast and friendly service served quickly drink refills love this place portions are generous busy place free parking
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The service was good, as was the food. The salsa had no bite and did not seen very Mexican. I had shrimp tacos. Again, quite good but not outstanding. The value is good. Give it a try.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank StarryRidge
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An old standby. Has a cheerful atmosphere! Even though I don’t consider their food to be real Mexican, more American Mexican, it’s very good. Drinks are great. But the Flan is delicious! Not too sweet, very creamy! I’d go there just for that! (and a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank melissamac411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the place to go for Mexican food it’s great. Service is fast and food is delicious Might be a bit of a wait on the week ends but it’s worth it.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank 1Leighton
Reviewed February 13, 2019

I love this place because it's been around for years, the decorations are reminders of the way Redondo Beach "used to be" and it's got a good variety of tex mex dishes on the menu.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank gr8fish2017
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

They give two mimosas with Sunday breakfast.. great way to start a Sunday afternoon yet dinner price is a bit overpriced

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank omdwoo
Reviewed February 12, 2019

My wife and I like eating lunches/dinners at Riviera Mexican Grill! Their chips/salsa are incredible; I always get enchiladas (1 beef & 1 cheese with side of onions - I'm a creature of habit) and my wife usually orders something different every time we're there!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank JeffJaz
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Not a huge place, but cozy, as we chose to dine in the outside area. Parking is a little tight, as is for the area. But Worth it all. Service was friendly & The Portions Large and Tasty. I would Vote Yes on a Return...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Ritchie H
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

We read about this restaurant on TA and decided to try it out. OMG!! Amazing flavors, friendly and professional staff, great decor and very clean!! A+ all the way!!

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Vickie A
Reviewed November 19, 2018

I met friends here for lunch and was pleasantly surprised how busy they were for a Monday and for the location. The Riviera has tons of wonderful restaurants at more attractive locations. This one is right on PCH, nothing fancy, and there is free parking...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank SandraAl
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Very good local Mexican bar and grill. All the usual things and a few good different items. They do everything well and the service is very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Tpart2
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May 2, 2017|
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Response from YoPaulieL | Reviewed this property |
so sorry I didnt get back to you last week. I think the website should have the menu. Such a great place and tasty food...outdoor seating available.
August 5, 2015|
Response from YoPaulieL | Reviewed this property |
give them a call, I know there is a patio outdoors perhaps pet friendly.
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