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Cafe Rio

) #11 of 44 Restaurants in Vernal ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Fast food
1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
+1 435-781-8100
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (20 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
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11 - 20 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is a must stop for us when we are in town. Try the chicken tortilla soup or a salad! We always get the chips and salsa for our family get together's. Always service with a smile and very friendly. Personally we have never had...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a nice date. My wife wanted to eat at Cafe Rio. We both really enjoy anything they have with the Pork meat. Always leave with a full belly and enjoy the atmosphere in the place.

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Cafe Rio gets a lot of hype and a lot of love from people. It really is just a bland boring place. Staff was pretty rude and had to beg for more guacamole for my vege burrito. Price was too high for the product.

Thank Rebecca Stiles C
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The food was great, the service was fast and the stagg was very friendly which was a nice change of pace for dining out!

Thank SaRene B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was my first experience at a Cafe Rio, and I was very impressed. The food was very fresh (especially the nice hot tortillas), and the pricing is reasonable.

Thank 3dvizwiz
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We came here with family who live in the area. I was happy that we didn't have a problem with service like on our previous visit. They were rolling out the new Green Chili Pork and they gave us a sample. It was good, but...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for some fresh Mex, like a Chipotle, after weeks of travel eating pizza, burgers and pasta, when we found this place. The menu was extensive and confounded us at first (waaaay bigger than Chipotle's); the kitchen was messy and chaotic; the main...More

Thank zenasbee
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Staff really work at keeping the lines down - they offered suggestions for meal combinations and were adaptable for children's food.

Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Quick and fresh with full flavors. A bit loud but otherwise enjoyable. Loved the pulled pork with mild sauce.

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This property meets or exceeds the standard of the Cafe Rio brand. Larger than most Cafe Rio's seating areas the quality of the food is excellent.

Thank KJBarnes0826
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078-2981
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Vernal
  • Phone Number: +1 435-781-8100
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