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Cafe Rio

) #53 of 269 Restaurants in Billings $ Mexican,
2816 King Ave W, Billings, MT 59102-6432
+1 406-373-7000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (13 reviews)
“burrito” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
2816 King Ave W, Billings, MT 59102-6432
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate at Cafe Rio at the Salt Lake City Airport and loved the homemade tortillas. So we were glad to find Cafe Rio in Billings. It was jammed packed for lunch!! We waited another hour thinking the lunch rush would be gone, but still...More

Thank alanbZ1732RQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite Mex fast food chain. We have visited 7 different Cafe Rio's in UT, CO, and MT, this is as good as any of them. The staff was helpful and attentive. The noise level can be a bit high but the staff made an...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Montana has the BEST meat in the country but lacks in the Latin department majorly. However this restaurant is not too bad for Montana Mexican. It's def a different spin on your typical Hispanic food but taste wise it's not too bad. I'd recommend for...More

Thank chericarmel
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I don't even know why someone would even compare this place to Del Taco...haha. Fresh, delicious tasting Mexican food. So fresh they make the tortillas in front of you. Pretty much a soft tortilla and taco joint but really good and not even comparable to...More

Thank JRotante
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I was told that this was one of the better Mexican eateries. This is far from the truth. It is pricey, and the food tastes a bit bland. I personally prefer Del Taco Sol over this place. Place was clean staff was a bit snooty....More

Thank 2014AD
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I got the Saturday special of 2 Coconut shrimp tacos... VERY delicious. Mango salsa comes with it - great flavor! Would definitely order this again. My husband got the burrito and it was plenty of food to stuff a grown man... Definitely recommend this place

Thank JosieK16
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

First and foremost, the fresh made hand rolled tortillas are THE BEST! I like going in during the lunch rush, because then they are made right in front of you, and its really cool! I could just live off of the tortillas themselves! Then of...More

Thank Margeypan
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We like eating here for the fresh food. They make it right in front of you as you move through the line. If you are looking for relaxed and quiet this isn't the place.

Thank DMHogen
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I love Cafe Rio and this location is the best I've been to. The food is delicious and fresh. The servings are large. The staff is very friendly. Dining area is well decorated. This place is very popular so a full house is not uncommon....More

Thank ChrisCgeo
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Here is a place to get a quick meal and build your own mexican food plate. There is a good selection to choose from and if you are in a hurry this is a good stop.

Thank Jim C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2816 King Ave W, Billings, MT 59102-6432
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Billings
  • Phone Number: +1 406-373-7000
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