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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” (105 reviews)
“sandwiches” (112 reviews)
“bread” (92 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 July 31, 2017

I was fascinated by hearing names called over a loudspeaker in the open air mall. It was because so many people flooded Simple Simons that they spilled out onto the sidewalk for seating. Great freshfood Great help.

Thank DrForgot
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Looking for a sandwich for lunch? Simple Simon's has delicious offerings that are a step above! A variety of breads make their sandwiches a treat, along with exceptional meats, greens, and cheeses. Because their food is so good, there will be a line of customers...More

Thank 835christyb
Reviewed July 17, 2017

The pastrami sandwich is delicious and well cooked. It is always fresh. The wait can be long but you can always call in your order. They make the sourdough bread fresh in house.

Thank xsiparsi
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

This sandwich shop is amazing and so busy but they handle the volume very well. Service is fast, friendly and efficient where your order taker makes your sandwich. We had a Grumps lunch and Tuna Melt and both were very very tasty. If you'd like...More

Thank TheGatesClan
Reviewed July 10, 2017

My wife and myself were spending a few hours in downtown Riverside. We left early to have breakfast and wander the farmers market. I have been going to Simple Simons for years, both with friends from work and my wife. The food is always excellent,...More

Thank rudolfr337
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We love Simple Simon's. Good food, fresh ingredients, in a great spot! The atmosphere is fun inside and out!!

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

What a find!! A very busy salad/sandwich place. After eating there the crowds are understandable. They had a very extensive list of salads and sandwiches all prepared with their amazing home made breads. We had a very large order for 10 people, all with special...More

Thank miakamm
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Everything on the menu is fresh. They make all of the bread and desserts daily. It is a little pricy, but the food tastes good.

Thank jil2170
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

This place is quaint and D'Lish. Artisan bread and pastries with coffe, lattes, etc. also serves breakfast until 10:30am and lunch afterwards. A must try! Everything tasted fantastic! The service was also excellent.

Thank Travelrich911
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at Simple Simons for over 20 years. Everything is homemade. They have great sandwiches (I recommend the pastrami). The salads are wonderful. The vegetate is black bean chili is great too. Their bakery options are amazing, including the multi layer Princess...More

Thank Gumshoe2000
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Response from FranChasen | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Do not know..............best to ask restaurant.
Rida M
January 26, 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 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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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