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Cafe Rio

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Fast food
15 S River Rd, St. George, UT 84790-2106
+1 435-656-0200
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (32 reviews)
“tortillas” (15 reviews)
“pork” (16 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
$$ - $$$
15 S River Rd, St. George, UT 84790-2106
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11 - 20 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 20 February 2017

This is a stand in line and order your food sort of place, but it means you get exactly what you want while you watch them make it. My corn tortillas for the excellent chicken enchiladas with green chile sauce I ordered were freshly made...More

Thank BRDchelseafans
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

After waiting in line for 30 minutes to get a freaking burrito, then I get attitude from the guy making it. They've got at least 20 employees and they can't even make your food in less than 15 minutes. This place is a joke and...More

Thank stephen f
Reviewed 11 February 2017

There are several chains of fast food Mexican in St. George and Rio is one of them. All are pretty tasty and inexpensive.

Thank beachwoodman
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I go to Cafe Rio all the time. It's great. Food is hot and tasty. I recommend the sweet pork anything... Only negative would be how they deal with gift cards. They allow people in the food line to hold up everything...More

Thank retiredUtah
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

A trip to Utah is not complete without a steak salad cover in tomatillo sauce or a steak burrito enchilada style.

Thank Jayre
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Went here twice during my stay. The food was great both times, but was still more of a step up from a Chipotle or Bullritos than a true Mexican cafe. Lines were long at lunch, so be prepared to wait. If you have a big...More

Thank Sindahar
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Cafe Rio is the type of restaurant that offers you choices of Burritos, Salads, etc. that are prepared right in front of your eyes as you go through the line to pay. Not a Cafeteria because they prepare your meal as you choose it to...More

Thank Beadreaming
Reviewed 3 November 2016

You got to be ready when you walk up for your order ... Food Preppers are fast and you get your food quickly ... Reminds me very much of Mo's Southwest Grill which is popular in the East. Steak Burrito was outstanding. Pretty busy place...More

1  Thank Chuck2010
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place was absolutely horrific. I went there for lunch, the line was only at half capacity, and I waited for 20 MINUTES. They weren't even short on staff; just incredibly slow. By the time I do get to order, I wait another 10 minutes...More

Thank Liv G
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The food at all cafe rio's is always amazing. the service is fast and the food is fantastic. even if it looks busy, still go in because they are quick and the food is great. great location as it was across the street from our...More

Thank Bryan G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S River Rd, St. George, UT 84790-2106
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  St. George
  • Phone Number: +1 435-656-0200
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