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Mario's Place

3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
+1 951-684-7755
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great, the service is wonderful and the ambiance is delightful. Reservations are a must as they are always very busy. I highly recommend it for special occasions as the event will be so memorable.

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Mission Inn and Mario's Place is right across the street. It was very convenient to just walk across the street especially when the whole block around the Mission Inn is closed off to traffic during the Christmas/New Year's season for the...More

Thank emlazo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to celebrate New Year's Eve this year at Mario's Place in downtown Riverside. What an outstanding and top notch dinner experience ! Every bite from the first course to last course was a journey to gourmet food heaven. Service was great. We were...More

Thank MandC0218
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Although my sister worked at Mario's from their early beginnings on Magnolia Ave., I haven't been for YEARS. Portions small & prices high and wasn't worth it for me. HOWEVER, we went for a birthday party & I would definitely go back. The service was...More

Thank Ima1PickyTraveler
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We have come to Marios in one place or another for years. It is located right downtown in a great location. We were there for the Festival of the Lights first weekend and it was so noisy and frantic in there it was really hard...More

Thank April E
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I ate there once since they opened. It was good but expensive and almost too eccentric. Portions small and food very rich.

Thank suzansuz4sure
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Years ago Mario's was high class 4 star. Intimate and the best quality cuisine in Riverside... but that was 1980 and 1990. Was taken here for a couples dinner and was not happy. Too loud, more family than couples place. Quality of service and flavor...More

Thank Trina W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The interior is very nice, the bar area would be a great spot to meet someone for a drink and small bite. Drinks were well done. The overall atmosphere both bar and dining area have a nice upscale feel to it. After drinks we had...More

Thank Jack P
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I really liked this dining experience, the food was superb and I had some really attentive and friendly waiters.

Thank Frosti G
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Place was OK. I had a heard a lot about this so decided to take my gusts from Florida who were staying across the street at Mission Inn. I found the place overrated. Food was OK. Prices were high. Service was OK. I do not...More

Thank Rakesh A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 1:30 AM
5:30 PM - 1:30 AM
5:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-684-7755
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