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Cafe Rio

900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
+1 406-791-5000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“tortillas” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (13 reviews)
“key lime pie” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This is real Mexican. Cilantro cilantro!!!! The pork tacos are great, the beef is great, oh who am i kidding......it's all great! The staff are so friendly and nice as well. Great environment and great food.

Thank Renee L
Reviewed 11 March 2018

My family and I really like the fresh ingredients used daily at Café Rio, we love their Chicken Quesadilla's and Burrito's. We haven't had a bad meal but sometimes the service can be inconsistent and it can get a little expensive for a family of...More

Thank Kyler621
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Was expecting, based on all of the amazing reviews, a wonderful Mexican experience. Don’t get me wrong—the food was good, the restaurant was clean, the staff was friendly. It just seemed a bit overpriced for the amount/quality of food. Kind of a B-grade Qdoba or...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This place reminds me of a Chipotle, it's honestly the best Mexican food ice had so far in Montana. I had a steak burrito and it was spot on. The cheese and tortilla was my favorite part. I will be back again soon.

Thank acuppajoe69
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Food is good and fresh. Need to spend less time singing and flipping trays when somebody orders the nachos and keep the long line moving. Not the cleanest dining area, but not the worst.

Thank Letz_Get_Going_x4
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The food was fresh, it was well prepared, and it was not ridiculously expensive. As someone who was traveling, I was glad to have found this laid-back place to eat lunch and to be able to chat it up with some of the locals. Friendly...More

Thank Lori_in_KingWilliam
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Read reviews on Trip Advisor trying to find a good "Taco Tuesday" special in Great Falls, MT. One Trip Advisor author recommended the chicken tacos at Cafe Rio Mexican Grill - so of course I had to try it. It's a cafeteria style serving arrangement...More

Thank PlatoBeef
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A quite expansive menu and loading your find up with a great variety of fixin's is just as easy as point or tell. I had the Cajun Tacos and they were Delish! Then they have a suace bar with a big selection of hot sauces....More

Thank Wallace J B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and lightning fast service. The food was really good. My wife's taco's looked better than my enchiladas (pork is too sweet for me). In and out in 20 minutes which is perfect for our busy 3yr old. I would go again.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Food is good. The salad is particularly good. Nachos seemed flat at best. Service was good. We had take out and ordered online.

Thank TeG85
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Murray R
11 May 2015|
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Response from Eric H | Reviewed this property |
they actually have both corn and flour tortillas. they also have whole wheat tortillas as well and they are homemade.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: 900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-791-5000
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