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Cafe Rio

1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
+1 435-781-8100
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (20 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I would not eat there ever again. Cold atmosphere. Staff seemed bored. Didn't use corn tortillas. The meat was not flavorful. The price was ok but again the two tacos I had were a disappointment.

Thank cybersue2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We eat here every time we come to Vernal.we love the food and the staff is very friendly. This time though the place was a mess. All the tables and chairs were caked with food and garbage and the floors were disgusting.

Thank brandikjo
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I have ever had a bad meal from a cafe rio. Maybe they were having an off night? I overheard another customer complaining while we were there. The meat on my salad was weird. It seemed like they had two...More

Thank lindsb79
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I have eaten at several Cafe Rio's and the food is quality but not true Mexican food. It was perfect for a quick bite and was across the street from the hotel. Overall, the food is good; especially the tres leches!

Thank oconnortslc
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We were disappointed with this restaurant. The food was not good. Some of the employees were not friendly. I would not eat here again.

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Love the food here. The pork burrito is the best. I also enjoy the shrimp taco's. Always busy but pretty fast service.

Thank zbestbiker
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop for us when we are in town. Try the chicken tortilla soup or a salad! We always get the chips and salsa for our family get together's. Always service with a smile and very friendly. Personally we have never had...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a nice date. My wife wanted to eat at Cafe Rio. We both really enjoy anything they have with the Pork meat. Always leave with a full belly and enjoy the atmosphere in the place.

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Cafe Rio gets a lot of hype and a lot of love from people. It really is just a bland boring place. Staff was pretty rude and had to beg for more guacamole for my vege burrito. Price was too high for the product.

Thank Rebecca Stiles C
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The food was great, the service was fast and the stagg was very friendly which was a nice change of pace for dining out!

Thank SaRene B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Vernal
  • Phone Number: +1 435-781-8100
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