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“the service keeps this place going” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rico's American Grill

Rico's American Grill
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Ranked #350 of 2,992 Restaurants in Phoenix
Price range: USD 10 - USD 22
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighbourhood: Camelback East
Cross street: Northern
Description: With a lush urban garden, expansive outdoor seating and a menu that celebrates fresh, locally-sourced regional cuisine, Rico's American Grill offers a casual dining experience along the bustling Phoenix, Arizona 16th Street corridor in uptown Phoenix. Cultivated from land once mined for natural resources, menu favorites include fresh chopped salads, decadent burgers, and grilled seafood. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Rico's menu is focused on fresh, favorites that are inspired by and feature seasonal ingredients from the restaurant's vibrant urban garden including the Squaw Peak Chopped Salad, Farm Burger and Grilled Salmon with Jalapeno Polenta. Rico's fully-stocked bar offers a variety of adult indulgences from tasty beer flights to signature Rough Riders brew. The bar also features an extensive collection of tequilas and specialty margaritas for your sweet and salty cravings.
Chicago, Illinois
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198 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“the service keeps this place going”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2012

basic decor, and so so food, though the breakfast buffet is better than would be expected are held together by an exceptional staff of truly friendly servers and support folks.

Visited March 2012
Thank dixonconsultinginc
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Grand Island, Nebraska
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Good food, quiet atmosphere”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2012

Rico's was fairly priced with good food. They had a good children's menu, and while it was a quiet atmosphere, we didn't feel like the kids were a hinderance.

Visited February 2012
Thank jaketollman
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Bellingham, Washington
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great brunch buffet”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2012

Perfect meal when staying at the Squaw Peak Hilton.

Visited February 2012
Thank Crisjoy1
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Campbell, Ca.
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62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“good menu, very good food, reasonable prices”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2012

i had dinner here at the bar - my salmon dinner was very good (one of the most expensive items on the menu at $22), atmosphere warm and casual, very friendly and helpful staff.

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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Excellent Eggs Benedict!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2012

Our server was very pleasant and welcoming. The atmosphere was nice and seemed tranquil while we enjoyed our breakfast. The only complaint would be that it seemed to take a long time for the kitchen to prepare our food. We were becoming concerned because we were running out of time before our meeting started and then we had to rush in eating our breakfast.

Visited January 2012
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