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Simple Simon's

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3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
(951) 369-6030
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Riverside, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good food, great service pleasant atmosphere. We were able to sit together to catch up with our news and activities. I

Thank Wilma V
Riverside, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good, bakery fresh, deli food... Cooked and baked. Great line personnel who get your order right... Lunch is a crush of legal professionals and locals but worth it... Huge sammys ...the bacon is awesome !!!!!

Thank Cynthia A
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Saturday morning will not be the same if you take in the Farmer's market and stop by Simon's for breakfast. It is fresh and fast!! Atmosphere is friendly and warm ...

Thank mkhalter
Cambria, California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The breads and baked goods are top notch, but everything else is delicious here, too. A little noisy but well worth it for the food quality. Quick breakfast or lunch without sacrificing taste and freshness.

Thank Lisa D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breakfast here was incredibly good for the price. We both ordered spinach and bacon omelettes with provolone cheese and tomatoes. The omelette was done perfectly, not browned like a lot of other places serve and the bacon was still crisp in the middle of the omelette. Potatoes were home made, chunky and perfectly cooked from a cast iron skillet. Did... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Seattle, Washington
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107 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy sandwich shop with racks of fresh bread, pies, pastries, etc. Most tables were full and the cheerful noise of the customers was quite positive. I really liked the menu I read....I ordered "The Grouch" which essentially is a NYC reuben but with pastrami along with swiss cheese, grilled rye bread, thousand island dressing. Well, the quality of the... More 

Thank ENelson1321
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have a fairly gourmet palate and their tuna melt truly surprised me, very delicious!! The pastrami ....even better!!!

Thank Rosie A
Riverside, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old "Riverside" style cafe, left over from the 50-60s, Nice atmosphere, inside and out.. Great fresh meals....

Thank gegeantiques
Riverside, California
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's one of the most delicious ,sandwich shops ,I've been into,,,,various kind of premium Meats ,difference breads,all kind of freshly made salads...I would give out this restaurant 10 stars...it's a must to try

Thank mmssht
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to meet up for lunch. Very good sandwiches and bakery items. I especially like to sit outside and enjoy the view of the Mission Inn. Plenty of shops to pop into if you're looking for a leisurely afternoon.

Thank kordini

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: (951) 369-6030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?