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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed February 9, 2020

Riviera never disappoints. Every item is wonderful, staff accommodating and kind. Waiting for a table is sometimes like playing Twister as there simply isn't enough room for everyone trying to get a table but well worth the wait. Love the fresh interesting ingredients and margaritas....Been there at least 30 times and never had a bad meal.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 20, 2019

Before I start my review, let me just say that RIVIERA MAYA may just have the ABSOLUTE BEST salsa I've ever eaten ANYWHERE as part of a salsa and chips lead-in to my meal. And I do mean ANYWHERE! IMHO, and despite the literally thousands...of brands and styles of salsa available commercially, I believe RIVIERA MAYA should bottle theirs and sell it - it's that good! Should they decide not to do so commercially, I would also like to suggest that they offer it for sale to customers should they want to take some home after dining in the restaurant. IN fact, I'd make a special trip to the place just to buy the salsa. Now on to my review: I had a combo platter of shredded beef and chicken enchiladas. Pretty standard fare, but cooked to perfection! The shredded beef enchiladas were hot, tender, tasty and covered in perfectly melted cheese and sauce. The same applies to the chicken enchiladas. The balance of the menu is very large and comprehensive and offers a variety of dishes to satisfy the most discriminating lovers of Mexican cuisine. They have a nice sized bar that was quite busy on the night I ate there and a great selection of domestic, Mexican and other imported beers. The place gets a pretty good crowd based on cars in their lot and I took that as a good sign before eating there and it seems to be well attended most of the time. Based on my meal and their EXCEPTIONAL SALSA, I will be back!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed November 19, 2019

The food is good, I like fajitas. The staff is very attentive and very pleasant and the place is well decorated!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 9, 2019

I’ve been coming here for years for dinner, special events, parties etc. The food is always good, staff is friendly and helpful, nice decor. The chips and salsa come with the meal and the salsa is amazing. They have a great happy hour food and...drink specials.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 30, 2019

We happened upon this restaurant almost by accident. Our friends went to another of their sister restaurants, and we had put this one in our GPS. A great find and we all ended up dining here and having a wonderful authentic Mexican dinner! The decor...is colorful and happy and the music played is perfect. Some of it was vintage Mexican and just awesome! It's annoying when you expect a great authentic meal and random, non indigenous music is played, it kills the mood. The staff was also attentive, polite and all around great.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

Lunch Date with my sister was well received. This is place she recommended and it did not disappoint. We started off with cocktails and complimentary chips and salsa. She ordered the table side guacamole. It was delicious. Our only criticism is the ingredients on the...cart obstruct the view of the entertainment of watching it be made. I had the combination of taco 🌮 and flautas. The food smelled wonderful and was equally tasty. She had the tacos and enjoyed them also! Good place to get you Mexican cravings with great service.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2019

The food was good. They had a lot of classic Mexican options. Guacamole was on point, and that is always a good sign of traditional Mexican place. A friend and i got a pitcher of margaritas, and they were perfect!!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

Staff are great in this place. Quick, efficient, and very attentive. Had the tacos hard shell, with steak. They came with rice and retried beans. Ordered a cup of the Mexican cheese dip for the appetizer. The tortilla chips also came with a awesome, fresh...and spicy salsa. All and all great food and service. The refried beans were the only part of the dish I was not really impressed with. Will try this place again.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

We dined at Riviera Maya with 3 adults and 2 small children. The host was very accommodative and gave us a large table in the corner. The meal starts right away with s generous portion of chips and salsa. The children’s portion for one was...enough for both small kids to share. The chipotle steak was tasty and prepared as we ordered it. Med rare. We also had shrimp quesadillas and Fajitas. Everything was delicious and the portions were generous. Definitely worth giving them a try.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

Very good food fast friendly service and clean and moderately priced!! Would eat here again!! Was our first time trying this place and very glad we did

Date of visit: August 2019
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