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Rio Rio

) #635 of 4,048 Restaurants in San Antonio $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
421 E Commerce St, Ste B, San Antonio, TX 78205-2814
+1 210-226-8462
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good19%
  • Average25%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible18%
29 Jun 2017
“Better than average, great service”
23 May 2017
“Breakfast on the River!”
Open Now
09:30 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
421 E Commerce St, Ste B, San Antonio, TX 78205-2814
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed to fresh tacos. Good selection of locally brewed beers. Good service. Nice views of the river walk from its second floor terrace. Enjoyable.

Thank dentalmediator
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, I'm not even real picky, which is the scary part......my daughter and I wanted a nice view of the river, and we got it. However, the food was horrible! I literally took 3 or 4 bites of the fajita meat, and couldn't do anymore....More

Thank jacksprat21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was on our card for discount, so we decided to stop and try, they were so busy and short staffed but we still got our food in a decent amount of time. Waitress was very nice and accommodating. I had the beef flautas.....More

Thank MilSpse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for dinner since it looked like a nice spot to enjoy river views. While the views were nice, the food was mediocre for the price. I ordered the bowl of tortilla soup and when it was delivered, it was...More

Thank Anastasia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rio, Rio is known for its great fresh Mexican food right on the River Walk, but I advise you not to miss their Happy Hour at the Naked Iguana Tequila Bar. They use the finest Tequilas to mix up their Margaritas. You know if you...More

Thank johnniedetx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in to have breakfast and I can't express how amazing the service here was. Our server's name was Timmothy Pope. He was insanely amazing. I haven't had service like that in a very long time. He was so good, the food could have...More

Thank Christinashawaii
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The salsa is fresh, the food is great, but Mary is the best waitress we had on RiverWalk! We were there a week and she far exceeded our other experiences.

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We stopped for a quick margarita while waiting for a table we had already made dinner reservations for at a near by place and wished we had stayed! Our server Michaels was very efficient especially since he had so many tables river front. We all...More

Thank trishtci
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Start off with a hostess who sat us at a dirty table, I looked at it, then at her and she said "I'll be right back to clean table" 5 minutes later, she came back with a rag and got about half the grime, I...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a tourist place, but it's not awful. Our server was EXCELLENT, but the drinks were a bit overpriced. The food was better than average, but it wasn't true Tex mex. It was your standard cheese covering everything, however, the meat did have flavor...More

Thank Audrey H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 E Commerce St, Ste B, San Antonio, TX 78205-2814
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 210-226-8462
This is where the San Antonio River Walk turns up the heat on Mexican food. Whether it's breakfast, lunch, dinner or late-night tacos, Rio Rio Cantina will indulge your cravings with a fiesta of flavors. Our fresh Tex-Mex recipes with ingredients from farm-to-table and our homemade flour tortillas bring the taste of Mexico across the border to you. Happy Hour daily 3 - 6 p.M. And 9 p.M. - 11 P.M.
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