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Cafe Rio

) #154 of 1,174 Restaurants in Salt Lake City £ Mexican, , Fast food
3025 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109-2107
+1 801-463-7250
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (42 reviews)
“pork” (21 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
10:30 - 20:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
3025 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109-2107
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Reviewed 6 days ago

the food is great! i really like it, and got to see my whole meal being made. i would go back in a heartbeat.

Thank Diego B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always feel good about eating at Cafe Rio. Fast, friendly staff, good price, delicious food that is actually good for you. Colorful chairs, clean tables, family friendly or great for a couples date. I've seen business meetings take place while I was eating my...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I happened by this Cafe Rio location recently, for a nostalgic moment. This was the first Cafe Rio I visited in Salt Lake many years ago when it first opened. My wife and I were enjoying a memory lane moment. This place still has a...More

Thank Stonecroft7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow - Cafe Rio is everywhere now. We have eaten in Park City, SLC, Alpine (or near Alpine), Provo, etc. Still good but seems like the service and actual restaurants are getting a bit sloppy - tables not getting cleared or cleaned, trash on the...More

Thank Texcoug
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Cafe Rio is a great Utah chain. The food is high quality and the sweet pork is honestly one of the best dishes I have had in any restaurant. The place is usually very crowded and there are waits, so be prepared. Try the Cafe...More

Thank Trav124fun
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I visit SLC each summer for work and love trying out new restaurants. Cafe Rio didn't disappoint! There was a lot of locals there, but the line moves quickly. I had the fire roasted chicken quesadilla. Cooked to perfection and delicious! I can't wait to...More

Thank ScottyMac67
Reviewed 17 May 2017

If you love pulled pork quesadillas, this is the place to go to! It has been one of my favorite things to order since I was little, now I am almost off to college. 10/10 would recommend going here.

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

10 years ago this was a great concept with clean restaurants and good service. Now the food is below subpar and the service is horrible. Beware. Their beans (both pinto and black) are no longer consistent or healthy and they regularly mess up take out...More

Thank Wade B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Fresh Mexican food delivered fast. Select a menu option (Taco, salad, Tostada, burrito, etc) and pick a Protein) , then watch it prepared to order with fresh, hot tortilla's. There are daily specials and I like that you can opt for half orders.

Thank UtahJerry
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Best Mexican food by far! Everything they have is flavorful and yummy. Their shredded porky is probably their most popular. Their salads are served in homemade flour tortillas, choice of meat, beans, rice and best dressing is creamy tomatillo. Salads, burritos, tostadas, tacos, enchiladas and...More

Thank SlcLuvtatravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3025 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84109-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-463-7250
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