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Cafe Sevilla

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3252 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4069 (University)
+1 951-778-0611
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 01:30
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 11:30 - 01:30
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Canmore, Canada
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202 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious options for a large group, attentive and efficient service. Short ribs a huge hit! Any tapas a good choice. Convenient and good parking.

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Thank Coreen S
Las Vegas, Nevada
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1,083 reviews
530 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed Easter brunch with family and friends at Cafe Sevilla. Beautiful live music and amazing food!

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Thank LV_Lee
California
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can highly recommend this restaurant and their food is very delicious. This is the third time i've been here and we always get the Traditional Paella Valenciana. We tried there Manchego Cheese & Chorizo Empanadas, WOW! This is really good. There so many things we can try next time come here.

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Texas
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96 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is for the Easter Buffet, 4/16/17. I usually avoid holiday buffets--huge crowds, long waits in lines and sub-par food. I'm a retired chef, cooked in Europe for many years and I know what a strain on the kitchen staff such an event brings. But I was visiting relatives in Perris and it was my cousin's birthday so we... More 

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Thank Doctor_Possum
hollyfoxenwells, Manager at Cafe Sevilla, responded to this review

Hi There, Thank you so much for your kind and honest review about the Easter Brunch, it's always great to hear positive feedback from a fellow chef! We take these reviews very seriously and review them each week to ensure we give the best service and food as possible. I will pass along your positive sentiments to the team! And... More 

Inland Empire, CA
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We planned for a birthday lunch here and arrived around 2 p.m. In comparison to the lively music scene in the evenings, it was quiet and relaxing in the afternoon. Cafe Sevilla's decor and ambience reflect a high-end establishment - white tablecloths and cloth napkins and lots of decorative details where ever the eye rests. The table was set with... More 

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1 Thank WineTourFan
hollyfoxenwells, Manager at Cafe Sevilla, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind and honest review! We take these reviews very seriously and review them each week to ensure we give the best service and food as possible. I will pass along your positive sentiments to the team and the kitchen staff! Thanks again and we hope to see you at the restaurant again sometime soon!... More 

Corpus Christi, Texas
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got there at 9:00 p.m. on a Friday and they immediately found a quiet, cozy booth in the corner for my wife and me. The place reminded me of my time traveling in Galicia last year and the tapas menu had everything we needed. We ordered a seafood paella and a plate of Serrano ham - all very good... More 

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Thank Charlie B
Moreno Valley, California
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135 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bought the Groupon for Café Sevilla. Went on Saturday night. We were there for the dinner and show. The dinner was good (but I ordered the seafood dinner that was not for me. My wife enjoyed it but said she was not impressed with it. This place is expensive. Besides the Groupon for $99, we spent another $104, as the... More 

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Thank Rickczap
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As usual, good food, great service, great music and ambiance. For years a place to bring family and friends!

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Thank drerico
hollyfoxenwells, Manager at Cafe Sevilla, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind and honest review! We take these reviews very seriously and review them each week to ensure we give the best service and food as possible. I will pass along your positive sentiments to the team! Thanks again and we hope to see you at the restaurant again sometime soon! HOLLY | LOSEY Director... More 

Indio, California
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162 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Purchased the $40 Groupon. Was traveling to Spain next week so wanted to start my vacation early with lunch hour tapas. We chose 3. Two were small helpings. Expensive I thought but were excellent. Best ever. Went for the Spanish wine by the glass and Spanish beer. Both expensive - not worth the extra. Will stick to local wine and... More 

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Thank themccullochclan
hollyfoxenwells, Manager at Cafe Sevilla, responded to this review

HI There, Thank you so much for your kind and honest review! We take these reviews very seriously and review them each week to ensure we give the best service and food as possible. I will pass along your positive sentiments to the team! Thanks again and we hope to see you at the restaurant again sometime soon! Have a... More 

Ontario, CA
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We've been to this restaurant several times although not for a few years now! We were very surprised to see that they went to a full Tapas menu. The prices were way too high for the amount of food they served and while I do understand the Tapas culture having been to Spain where EVERY restaurant served this way I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:30
Friday
11:30 - 01:30
Saturday
11:30 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3252 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4069
    (University)
  • Public Transportation: Express Catering Services available. Please contact Linda Larrauri at 858-860-0382 ext. 101 for more details.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-778-0611
Description
Cafe Sevilla has been dedicated to providing the true essence of Spanish culture, music and cuisine since 1987. Located in the heart of downtown Riverside, Cafe Sevilla is proud to offer the most authentic Spanish ambiance in their tapas bar, restaurant and nightclub. Café Sevilla specializes in Spanish tapas or small plates, which are great for a sharable dining experience. Menu offerings include a variety of tapas to include ceviche, empanadas, calamari, Spanish meatballs, stuffed dates, patatas bravas and tortilla Espanola. Main dishes include a variety of paellas, fresh seafood and savory meat dishes. We also feature a large variety of Spanish wines and refreshing sangrias. Cafe Sevilla is proud to offer: -Lunch, Brunch and Dinner -Live Entertainment Wednesday-Sunday -Salsa Dance Classes on Wednesday Nights -Flamenco Dinner Shows Every Saturday & Sunday Night -Late Night Dining on Friday and Saturday Nights -Award Winning Brunch Buffet Sundays 10am-2pm -Enjoy Social Hour specials 7 days a week! Join us Sunday-Friday 2:30pm-6:30pm and Saturday 2:30pm-5pm for select Spanish tapas bites for only $3 each. Plus, you can enjoy $3 off items $11 and under and $5 off items $12 and over on our entire food and beverage menu. -Locals can join the "Sevilla e-Club" and benefit from special menu tastings, preview events, weekly deals and more! Learn more by visiting our website. Membership is FREE! Cafe Sevilla has something for everyone! Ole!

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