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Rio Rita

East Austin
Bar, Cafe
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1308 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3302
+1 512-524-0384
08:00 - 02:00
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Sat - Sun 10:00 - 02:00
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Austin, Texas
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Some of the best, out of the four places we visited this one was the most flavorful, just the right amount of heat and yummy okra, olives and celery!

Thank Karen B
Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Went with friends and got some different drinks. The jalapeño margarita was awesome! The outdoor patio was pleasant and after a while, the bartender came outside to add a little mist action to the fans which was nice because it was hot. I would definitely return.

Thank asantac1
London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Loved Rio Rita's - fab cocktails many unique recipes. Good prices and nice atmosphere with a friendly crowd. Think they do snacks but we just went for the cocktails. Loved the outdoor seating area.

Thank travelsuit
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2013

If you're a fan of the classic tomato-based hangover destroyer, come here for the finest one I've ever managed to find

Thank Rhodri J
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

Love this little dive on the east side of Austin. The inside is decorated with unique vintage furniture, the drinks are amazing, and the back area is great for lounging around all afternoon, working from "home," having a cup of coffee, or drinks at night under the strings of lights with friends.

Thank Holly K
Austin, Texas
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137 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Of all the great specialty drinks served here, I still like their margarita the best. They tell me it's just agave nectar and lime juice, but it's delicious. If you're wondering around on east 6th, you should definitely stop here for a cocktail... or two.

Thank DannyMac13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Cafe
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702-3302
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > East Austin
  • Neighbourhood: East Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-524-0384

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?