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Le Rio

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££ - £££
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Canadian
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352 rue Principale, Saint Sauveur des Monts, Quebec J0R 1R0, Canada
+1 450-240-0864
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16:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 16:00 - 22:00
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Piedmont, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great family place for dinner! Simply the best baby back ribs in the Laurentians. The beef sandwich is also a "must try" ;)

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Thank Sylvain L
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ribs are excellent but forget the rest of the menu as it's frankly sub-par. The fries were just okay. I must admit there is no real upside to go there rather than BR, beside the charm. We'd go again but only if baton Rouge is too crowded.

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Thank Patrick L
le_rio, Manager at Le Rio, responded to this review

Patrick thank you for your review and feedback as this is how we will strive to constantly be better and satisfy more and more clients. We hope to see you again soon so you can experience the real potential of Le Rio. More 

Ottawa, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a dinner there, I would expect that the #1 restaurant wouldn't cheap out on basic things, like processed bacon bits on their Caesar salads but food was good. Just not #1 good and value for money was also not as expected.

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Thank spoonsie22
le_rio, Manager at Le Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! More 

Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

First off, it's an old building that adds a lot of charm. Being old, it was freezing inside. The waitress even joked after I suggested a fire place saying the house might catch fire. They say their ribs are their specialty. Honestly, they tasted like ready cooked ribs bought at the grocery store. Nothing out of the ordinary. They also... More 

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Thank shine5829
le_rio, Manager at Le Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Your feedback is extremely important to us and without it we would not be able to fix any issues which can arise. We are definitely knows for our ribs and are disappointed to hear that they did not satisfy your pallet. We apologize for the temperature in the restaurant not being to your satisfaction as... More 

Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great ribs! Nice place, good service. As advertised the ribs were great. The wait staff was pleasant and it was quiet enough to have a conversation.

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Thank Alex B
le_rio, Owner at Le Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we hope to see you back shortly. More 

Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Friendly little place with good food and excellent service. The meat was done perfectly according to our order. Not many choices on the wine list but prices were reasonable. Waitresses were very nice and helpful. Would certainly come back next time we're in Saint Sauveur.

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Thank titinibelli
le_rio, Owner at Le Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we hope to see you back shortly. More 

San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Awesome place to go with the family. We are a family of three. Our 12 year old loved the ribs so much, we went back to Le Rio twice after our first visit. The service is excellent and the food is fun and tasty. The ribs are a house favorite but the menu has enough variety.

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Thank KachoLopezMari
le_rio, Owner at Le Rio, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and we hope to see you back shortly. More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A very nice quaint spot on the main street of Saint Sauveur. The ribs are most recommended. You can make reservations. The servers were lovely. Great for couple, family or friends.

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Thank FourFour15
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Ribs, brisket sandwich and burger were all very good. The place was very busy but the staff were quite efficient.

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Thank IRStefan
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Once again the ribs we're amazing , spicy, smoky & sweet. Service impeccable thank you Francine 😀👍🏻🍺....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$29
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 rue Principale, Saint Sauveur des Monts, Quebec J0R 1R0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Saint Sauveur des Monts
  • Phone Number: +1 450-240-0864
Description
The Rio Restaurant, located in the heart of St Sauveur des Monts on 352 Rue Principale, is the home of the “Best Baby Back Ribs in the Laurentians”. A favourite of locals, the Rio offers mouth-watering fresh home-cooking, including fall-off-the-bone Baby back ribs, and the famous Rio Brisket Sandwich, Confit de Canard, Chicken Supreme, Filet Mignon, Crevette Papillion, and Filet Doré, and a long list of appetizers that will surely tempt your palate. The outdoor terrace or cozy interior and friendly staff will help make your visit a dining experience to remember.The Rio’s Promise to You; As the owner of The Rio, we are responsible for choosing the ingredients that go into your favorite foods. We have chosen to use only the finest ingredients available. We start by making our products in-house every day. Our sauces are handmade in small batches using the best bases available. Premium baby back ribs, fresh chicken, fresh mushrooms, premium calamari, are a few of the examples of choice ingredients we use.

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