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Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

182 Lusher Court, Frisco, CO 80443
+1 970-455-8923
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
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“guacamole” (7 reviews)
“enchiladas” (9 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
182 Lusher Court, Frisco, CO 80443
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

After a long day we stopped here for the first time before we headed home. we got seated right away and the place was relatively busy. WE ordered our dinners and we received them in reasonable time. the food was good and the price was...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We ate there two days in a row it was so good. The first day, I had the fish tacos. I don't eat diary, so I ordered them without the sauce it comes with. The dish came with a delicious slaw and sauteed veggies (in...More

Thank Micki H
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in with my hubby for a beer and lunch. The staff is fabulous, helpful, and great. The food is not awesome but tasty. They have some good choices. The chips and salsa were fresh. I had the pork taco and my husband the fish...More

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Great food with really good nachos. Several beers availble. It was clean with great staff.We had a table in the bar and were served immeditely. The beer was cold and the nachos could feed the whole family. The prices are very reasonable.

Thank jklaw
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Loved the salsa and enchiladas as they were packed with flavor. Good frozen Margaritas too! We ate at the bar & had great service. Highly recommend!

Thank LuvToTravelx2
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Tried this place. Not bad except for the boned in the chicken. Was scared to find more. Its okay. Not a favorite.

Thank neveragain0129144
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The food is your typical Mexican fare, alittle above average here, with good enchiladas and warm fresh chips. Great atmosphere and great scenery. Our waitress Katy, was exceptional, friendly, fast and nice.

Thank suzieFortCollins
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This place used to be busy, popular, good. They will not make it -- not crowded, families looking for cheap dinners out, bad bad food. Fish tacos, well, inedible fish, ammonia tasting which means bad. I can't believe how awful. They have not lived up...More

Thank pmow
robert t, General Manager at Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Very sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at our Frisco Rio. In particular, I apologize that your fish tacos were unsatisfactory, to the point of "inedible". I will note that we are meticulous about keeping all of our food extremely fresh. This...More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Generous portions make sharing easy....and the food is fresh and just delicious. The margaritas are a specialty and they're very tasty - this is a delightful place!

Thank Jama28
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

I have heard they are known for their margaritas, and they are strong with two shots of tequila in the $8 house version! More boozy than tasty, but for that they get a 3. Relleno was not roasted enough, not a lot in it for...More

1  Thank Nancy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 Lusher Court, Frisco, CO 80443
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Frisco
  • Phone Number: +1 970-455-8923
  • E-mail
When you're thirsty for fun and hungry for some fresh, from-scratch Mexican food right in the heart of Summit County, there's only one place in Frisco that provides the escape you need: The Rio. It boasts two large patios ideal for après skiers and summer mountaineers looking to relax after a busy day. And large fireplaces warm the indoor space, adding a distinctive mountain flair of the restaurant. Come Aprio with us!
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