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Tio's Tacos

Mission Inn Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501-3252
+1 951-788-0230
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (27 reviews)
“fruit drinks” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Mission Inn Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501-3252
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Reasonably priced and quick Mexican food in an unusual setting. The owner & artist, has decorated his no-frills Mexican cantina inside and outside in recycled and found objects. Tasty food worth seeking out if you are in Riverside.

1  Thank Publius-DC
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Yes, the food is authentic, and yes the atmosphere is unique, but you have GOT to try their amazing agua frescas! My fave is the mango, full of puréed and chopped mangos, it's almost like sipping cold fruit soup! This is definitely beyond flavored waters!...More

Thank Lissannie
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This place is worth visiting for the sculptures and weird yard art alone! You can go in the parking lot gate to the right of the restaurant and see all the yard art. Do wander around the back to see everything out there, there are...More

Thank Dromomaniac
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Unfortunately, for me, I just discovered this eclectic restaurant. It was a Very Pleasant surprise! The food was delicious! They also have a large seafood selection! You MUST have one of their fresh fruit drinks. They have a very large selection and everyone really liked...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing sculptures in the parking lot and around the restaurant. The owner has made amazing sculptures out of junk. Around palm trees 40ft high. Very impressive. Didn't have tacos so cant comment on them but the juices were very tasty. Worth a stop and wander...More

Thank TheGatesClan
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is a really interesting place! If you haven't been there, by all means, put it on your list of places to see and eat at. The food is great! The place is a Riverside attraction. You'll see why! Spoiler alert: look at how it's...More

Thank Theresa H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Tio's Taco's had some of the best taco's I've ever had! Great customer service and affordable prices. Not to mention all the amazing art. Everywhere you look and every time you go you find something new you hadn't seen the last time!

Thank KylieN532
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The menu at Tio's tacos on Mission Inn Avenue covers a wide spectrum of Mexican dishes including tacos, burritos, enchiladas, salads, fajitas, and many seafood dishes. They also have a breakfast menu. But, in addition to their delicious food this restaurant offers a very quirky...More

Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first time and I was impressed. While you order at the counter, they bring your meal to you. The food is fresh, the serving sizes are adequate and the price is fair. Definitely a "return to place".

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This is an amazing recycled folk art garden, everywhere you look there is something new! Don't forget to look up! Spend an hour exploring in the garden area and let your imagination run wild, then adjourn inside to the cafe, of sit in the outdoor...More

Thank flexitdriver
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Inn Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501-3252
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-788-0230
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