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1351 S Providence Center Dr, Cedar City, UT 84720-7985
10:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Cedar City, Utah
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Costa Vida is great for a fast food delicious Mexican meal. Try their sweet pork burrito smothered in sweet sauce. YUM We go to Costa Vida over Cafe Rio all the time. Food is better.

Thank jsfmotorhead
Level Contributor
42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Traveling through Utah for vacation. Thought we would try this. Does not compare to chipotle. Wish we would have went elsewhere

Thank Jason G
Hurricane, Utah
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Our group of University students were on our way from Salt Lake to St. George, we have been up since 3am to attend a conference up north. We decide to hold off on eating in Salt Lake and instead eat in Cedar. We get to the Cafe Rio and get in line and start ordering our meals. I ordered the... More 

Thank bknobbe1
Los Angeles, CA
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41 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

The place was clean and the staff was pleasant enough and the prices were okay, but... apparently they're unaware that Mexican food should have at least a little spiciness. Seriously, Taco Bell has more kick.

Thank Richard320
Memphis, Tennessee
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I was pleasantly surprised to find a gluten-free fast food restaurant with delicious Mexican food. They do use flour tortillas but they offer options to avoid that. The staff handle each order with a new set of gloves. They know about celiac and gluten sensitivity and are very friendly and helpful in making the order to please the customer. This... More 

Thank esharp2016
Cedar City, Utah
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Rice and/or beans were very salty, burrito had very little chicken inside, food was overpriced, not very tasty, music was too loud and unpleasant, cafeteria-style service. Extra charge to put a little sauce on top of the burrito. Won't go back. There are at least five Mexican food restaurants within a half-mile of each other: Costa Vida, La Gringa, Lupita's,... More 

Thank 7723guo
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
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131 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

We've been to other Costa Vidas, so we had a good idea of what to expect. Their enchiladas are really good as are the baja bowls. Were were unimpressed with the tortilla soup. It was quick and close to the interstate.

Thank srjh
Level Contributor
28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

This Costa Vida, like many of the other Costa Vidas, offers everything gluten-free except flour tortillas. They know what gluten-free/celiac means. They wash hands and change gloves without reminding, making sure to minimize cross-contamination. The people working at this one are very friendly and conscientious. This one is highly recommended.

Thank Douglas H
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Great food, big portions, great price. Try the meal of the day comes with a drink and it's cheaper, 7 different days of food. Friendly efficient staff.

Thank Jessica H
St. George, Utah
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

This is a nice change from the Cafe Rio salad although the idea is the same. It just has a different taste.

Thank myopinionz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1351 S Providence Center Dr, Cedar City, UT 84720-7985
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Cedar City

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?