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Simple Simon's

3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
+1 951-369-6030
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (102 reviews)
“sandwiches” (108 reviews)
“bread” (84 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple Simons for brunch order at counter but food brought to table. BLTA on olive bread with fresh fruit was tasty. Requested cheese after served and had to ask for more mayo. Hubby's spinach and bacon omelette was overcooked even though he requested it soft/easy....More

Thank dlpa2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was staying in Mission Inn. Decided to skip the hotel breakfast and stopped by Simple Simon. Love the breakfast sets. But the portion can be large.

Thank Chow-Yang L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Food! Perfect place for lunch A must while visiting the Mission Inn Can get a little crowded but worth it.

Thank vamad0r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great place for breakfast or lunch. Pleasant outside dining. this p lace has been an institution for gathering on the mall for many many years.

Thank mockingbirdsings
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Something for everyone. Good menu variety and fresh ingredients. but - Gets crowded and very noisy. Please don't go there to have a conversation. If possible, they should consider upgrading their restroom facilities to accommodate more than one patron at a time. Down the hallway,...More

1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Found this gem while staying at the Mission Inn for the Festival of Lights. I had the ham and Swiss on rye, hubby had the winter salad. WOW, the bread is amazingly fresh and the sandwich was made exactly as I requested, The potato salad...More

2  Thank AlnDeb
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Great great breads. Healthy Hearty sandwiches. Get the Tuna Melt!! Makes my mouth water just saying that.

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is a very organic place with great food! It is mainly a breakfast and lunch place and well worth the trip to come. Pastries, sandwiches with great bread, soups homemade, and more.

Thank Jana W
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This is my organization’s go to place for breakfast with visitors. Put ‘em up at the Inn, breakfast at Simple Simon’s. Whether you like eggs and bacon with their awesome bread on the side, or the truly delicious pastries (try the sunburst), you will leave...More

Thank Randolph H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

If u love sandwiches and awesome desserts, You'll love Simple Simons. Best sandwiches of different varieties ever! It's normally pa ked, but there is also great seating outdoors. You will not be disappointed!

Thank Anna W
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23 April 2017|
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Response from FranChasen | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Do not know..............best to ask restaurant.
Rida M
26 January 2017|
Response from ashade13 | Reviewed this property |
Because he was stole a pie!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-369-6030
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