Rio Grande Cafe

270 S Rio Grande St
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
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Kids love the decorations, grown-ups love the margaritas--a great combination for family dining.
Located in the historic Rio Grande Train Station, Rio Grande Cafe has been providing traditional Mexican flavors at affordable prices since 1981. Offering tacos, tostadas, burritos, enchiladas, chimichangas, quesadillas, nachos and other authentic dishes, this Mexican restaurant is great for satisfying the largest of appetites. Extensive lists of imported beers and domestic beers as well as delicious margaritas will compliment your meals perfectly, and the family friendly, fun decor of the dining room will keep your entire party entertained. For your next special event, let Rio Grande Cafe?s catering services provide delicious menus sure to satisfy all your guests. Lunch menus, a la carte selections and a kid?s menu assure that there?s something for everyone. Head in to dine or call out for catering from the fun, historic Rio Grande Cafe.
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Customer Reviews (26 reviews)


on Citysearch Aug 18, 2009
I keep wanting to like this place, because it is local and located in a great old building, but it has always disappointed. The food is average at best, and overpriced. My last lunch order was a Rio Grande Salad -... (more)


on Citysearch May 29, 2009
It started with a hostess that was unfriendly and on the verge of being rude. It continued with a waiter that didn't so much as grin much less smile. The staff as a whole made us feel we were inconveniencing them by being... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 05, 2009
I have been getting the samething for a while here, the Rio Grande Salad. It was wonderful, fresh greens with lots of veggies, marinated chicken,guac and salsa vinegrette to die for. I went last week and they've... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 26, 2009
Rio Grande is my husband and I's favorite retaurant! We go there for all occasions. I love the chicken tacos and my husband gets the enchiladas. I would highly recommend this to anyone and everyone! It has a crazy... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 12, 2009
The Rio Grande is one more Utah eating establishment that has NO CLUE on what good, authentic Mexican food should taste like. Ate here just after Christmas with my extended family, and I was disappointed once more by... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 11, 2009
The location is great in the old Rio Grande train station downtown. This would be a wonderful venue if someone else had the location other than the current group. Although well meaning the owners may be, their attempt... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 05, 2009
They charged us .75 cents for onions to go on top of the enchilada. Very Loud - RUDE Management - Told us if he gave free food away they would go out of business, with that kind of attitude it won't be long.... (more)

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on Citysearch Jan 06, 2009
This is such an amazing little restaurant. They are very small and very personable. It's nice to have a little restaurant that you can go to and get away from everything for a while. Food is good and they are generous... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 31, 2008
If you only like very authentic Mexican food, like the Red Iguana , this place is probably not for you. Our friend from Mexico recommended the carnitas (I think seved only after 5), and taught us to ask for the green... (more)


on Citysearch Sep 23, 2008
Not a big fan of this place. So many people seem to want to go there but the food is just Ok and the prices are too high for what you get. The salsa is pretty good but that's about it. Very Overated!... (more)
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