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Rio Grande Cafe

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14502 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-4371
+1 410-250-0409
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Catskill Region, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The food here was great! The best part was the exceptional service! We were traveling with friends and this is where we met every morning. The staff was friendly and fast! We had great breakfast every morning thanks to the wonderful staff here!

Thank guymb
Falls Church, Virginia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I eat breakfast their often, hot food, great flavor at reasonable prices all while sitting outside enjoying the beach breezes( inside available). Drinks are reasonably priced and served at the Tiki bar, how fun.( table service too)

Thank mikeG9524
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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483 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great for Happy Hours right poolside at the Econo Lodge in North OC I think at 145th street on the Ocean Side. They usually have live music for HH, and maybe 12 tables outside with umbrellas and more tables inside. Really good service, there's an outside bar, they serve Breakfast and lunch. I have been for both and the breakfast... More 

1 Thank riva9129
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Restaurant was closed Monday and Tuesday of our trip, but we did have breakfast there on Wednesday before checking out and it was wonderful. The waitress was very pleasant for 7:30 am and the french toast was amazing.

Thank luvgreen25
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206 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Convenient location plus good food. Even better, it was under the same roof as our hotel. Excellent for a rainy morning to arrive dry for breakfast. The pool side bar was also a nice touch.

Thank JANETM45
Fallston, Maryland
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The Rio Grande Cafe was excellent and we didn't even know it was at the hotel when we book the Econo Lodge. We had breakfast and the food was great and plenty of it. We ran into locals who go there every Sunday after church. they have a nice Tiki Bar right at the cafe and use the same seating... More 

Thank David S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

We were fortunate enough to stumble upon the Rio Grande cafe last summer when we stayed at the Econolodge while in town for a basketball tournament. Immediately found out that this is a favorite of the locals, which I think is important. Outside tiki bar area has a great atmosphere, servers and bartenders are very friendly. Food is awesome and... More 

Thank Wardine I
South Bethany, Delaware
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Our favorite spot for breakfast at the beach. Great drinks and friendly staff. We will be back soon.

Thank BrianFnwck M
Ocean City, Maryland
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95 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Ok, I have been eating veggie omelets all over Ocean City and Fenwick Island and by far this is the best! So stuffed with veggies; spinach, mushrooms, etc. I couldn't finish it!

1 Thank OCMDRaven
Pittston, Pennsylvania
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85 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

For a hotel restaurant (and an Econo Lodge for that matter), this placed rocked!!! The breakfast are large enough to send to over seas to stop hunger, And the lunches are even bigger! When I ordered a chicken salad sandwich and it was only $7.00, I figured, what the heck - I'll stop and get something later! NO WAY. Filled... More 

1 Thank Bill S

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Restaurant Details

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American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14502 Coastal Hwy, Ocean City, MD 21842-4371
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 410-250-0409

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