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Rio Grande Mexican Cantina

$Mexican, ,
1356 Carrollton Pike, Beside Interstate. Next to Subway & Red Roof Inn, Hillsville, VA
+1 276-728-0909
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“guacamole” (9 reviews)
“tacos” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
1356 Carrollton Pike, Beside Interstate. Next to Subway & Red Roof Inn, Hillsville, VA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to stop here for a quick lunch after our shopping in Galax. They supply you with unlimited fresh tortilla chips and salsa while you wait for your food. We appreciate the hot plates, ample quantity, good quality food. Great service too. Can't beat...More

Thank RBH_12
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I did a lot of research for places to eat on our drive from Western Pennsylvania to Miami. This one came up and was a good stopping point on the way down. This place was so good that we held off until 8:30 to eat...More

Thank Chad W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I've been here dozens of times with groups and solo. Each time I visit, I am super satisfied with food and service. To me, it is the best Mexican restaurant in the area

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We love this Mexican restaurant, and particularly Taco Tuesdays! Great food, always got and fresh, good chips and salsa! Recommended!

Thank Jeanna R
Reviewed 6 July 2017

There are two Rio Grande Mexican restaurants in Hillsville; be sure to check the address so you visit the one you intend. This one is called Rio Grande Mexican Cantina. Nothing special to look at on the outside, and the sign at the road is...More

Thank Dan556
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Food was good. I ate dinner here on a holiday night and they were obviously short staffed. That being said I don't think it's proper to blast them. Everyone was doing their best to accommodate the large crowd.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I read reviews here, and decided to meet friends there. What a great decision. Good food, quiet atmosphere, good service. Very happy with this place!

1  Thank T S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We have had our firemen's dinner here for years. The staff is always so good to our large group, moving tables and chairs to fit us all in. The food is always tasty and plentiful. You can't go wrong with any of their menu selections

1  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Had bad experience with Motel 6 so switched hotels and went to eat here. Really nice interior with huge tables and comfortable seats. Ordered chicken fajitas and carne asada and it was delicious!!!! The chips and salsa was so fresh and tasty. We put this...More

1  Thank NCrebel
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

My Texas fajita was delicious and more than I could eat!! The service was great!! It is a unique small Mexican restaurant that tastes deliciously authentic!! It exceeded my expectations!!

Thank Austin M
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10 July 2017|
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Response from Bill L | Reviewed this property |
The frozen margaritas are handmade and are very good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1356 Carrollton Pike, Beside Interstate. Next to Subway & Red Roof Inn, Hillsville, VA
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hillsville
  • Phone Number: +1 276-728-0909
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