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Simple Simon's

3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
+1 951-369-6030
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (95 reviews)
“sandwiches” (99 reviews)
“bread” (55 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
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11 - 20 of 399 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Want a great sandwich or salad. You will get your wish here. However, has you order at the counter don't leave without picking a dessert to go with it. YUMMY.... Its very crowded so be prepared to stand in line. So worth it !!!!

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great lunch spot with some delicious fresh food. Simple Simon's continues to be one of my all time favorite stops. I work Downtown and it a quick walk from work. I love the freshness of all there salads, baked goods and Sandwiches. Chocolate Nut Bombs...More

Thank Rebeckah R
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Went to Simple Simons following a march downtown so it was crowded. It's cafeteria style so if waiting on a long line to order and pay and then waiting to pick up your order on a tray and then finding a table either inside or...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great breakfast and a happy team staff, always enjoy. If I were going to start a restaurant this would be the model, food is always hot, staff always offer suggestions

Thank huberfred
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very good lunch to order food. A simple busy cafe. Remember if busy use the almost forgotten back patio.

Thank Floyd S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Simple Simon's is a perfectly delectable breakfast or lunch spot located near The Mission Inn. My most recent visit was on a weekday for lunch with my daughter. We both had a salad plate-mine with chicken tarragon salad, hers with tuna salad. Our salad plates...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The best sandwiches "bar none". A fun "always busy" place. Everything is super fresh. Take some granola home with you "well worth the price".

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and presentation. The busy atmosphere reminded me of NY. I was able to go back in line and Order fresh bread to take home. Great desserts.

Thank Cathy Y
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Went for breakfast............there is a great choice of items. You order and than it is brought to your table. Lots of homemade pasteries..............Coffee good. Tea water hot and a good variety of teas.

Thank FranChasen
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Omelets and sandwichs are very good! If you are at Mission Inn or Hyatt it's a great option to have a breakfast !

Thank ricardofsp
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.09 km away
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.06 km away
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.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mission Inn Museum
228 reviews
.09 km away
Fox Performing Arts Center
125 reviews
.15 km away
Riverside Metropolitan Museum
43 reviews
.22 km away
Riverside Art Museum
20 reviews
.36 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What are the Gluten Free opinions?
23 April 2017|
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Response from FranChasen | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Do not know..............best to ask restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-369-6030
  • E-mail
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