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Mario's Place

3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
+1 951-684-7755
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“corn soup” (4 reviews)
“veal chop” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I really liked this dining experience, the food was superb and I had some really attentive and friendly waiters.

Thank Frosti G
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Place was OK. I had a heard a lot about this so decided to take my gusts from Florida who were staying across the street at Mission Inn. I found the place overrated. Food was OK. Prices were high. Service was OK. I do not...More

Thank Rakesh A
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Riverside has some lovely small and romantic restaurants and this is number 1. The food menu is from little Italy. They make one of the top restaurant every year in Riverside. They have the best corn soup (30.00) in the UNIVERSE. Try it once you...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I had to update my review of my favorite restaurant because I usually sit at the bar and have dinner and drinks or is it drinks and dinner. Tonight it was different, we ate in the dining room! From the hostess who seated us to...More

Thank craig g
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Mario's Place is a must in Riverside, CA. We had a wonderful meal and the service was second to none. I don't often have business or a reason for a visit to Riverside, but I will make a special trip to Mario's Place at the...More

Thank reginachellew
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Mario's Place is a right across the street from the Mission Inn which made it very convenient after I finished up a work event. I came for the food, the first trip, but came back for the drinks. Three words - Makers Mark Manhattan. Perfectly...More

Thank CMFM
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We lived in Riverside for five years, and our favorite restaurant was always Mario's. We returned this month and were delighted to see the restaurant. The chef came to our table and we talked about the great times we had there with our Riverside friends....More

Thank Double G
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Mario's has been in Riverside for over 40 years, and in recent decades at its present location across from the Mission Inn. Mario's serves the finest cuisine in this entire area, with the freshest ingredients concocted into delicious delicacies. Ingenious salads, soups, entries, desserts are...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Visited Mario's for after graduation party with a group of 20. We were seated in charming back patio due to size of party, but inside restaurant live band played to a crowd of 20-50 somethings. Service was attentive and I enjoyed their tomato basil pizza...More

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We sat at the bar and had some absolutely wonderful food at Mario's. It is directly across the street from the Mission Inn and I think is as good if not better than the restaurants on the hotel premises. Would highly recommend a stop there!

Thank Rob S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3646 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92501-3309
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-684-7755
  • E-mail
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