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Cafe Rio

) #20 of 220 Restaurants in Provo $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
2250 N University Pkwy Ste 816, Provo, UT 84604-1500
+1 801-375-5133
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (13 reviews)
“pork salad” (7 reviews)
“burrito” (21 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
2250 N University Pkwy Ste 816, Provo, UT 84604-1500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think there is a secret sauce in the shredded pork burrito. Some say it is coca cola. No matter what it is, this place is terrific!

Thank reidarobison
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always good! Fresh ingredients fresh tortillas and just darn good. We come here time a d again.

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Ok so being a Texan it is hard to find good Mexican food anywhere else in America. My exception is Cafe Rio! This place is the bomb. My only gripe is they keep expanding but nothing in San Antonio Texas! So here I am officially...More

Thank CocoKim
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We ate here twice at the recommendation of our children who attend a local college in Provo, Utah. This place is very popular. There were long lines. However, the food was wonderful and freshly prepared while you wait in line. There was also a good...More

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Cafe Rio has delicious food. The food is fresh and the service is good. The pork enchilada-style burritos and the key lime pie are a must.

Thank teeterst
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

After waiting 30+ minutes in line for a pork salad we got to the front to order and they rudely told us they were out of all of the pork. When I asked if there would be any more that night he said it wasn't...More

Thank Laney W
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Daughter took me here because everyone says its a must have. The food was fresh and tasty but the staff was rude. She told me they were out of the sweet pork when in reality she didn't want to walk to get it. Finally, she...More

Thank ContessaSC
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Could use an open salsa bar. I guess there are too many folks in Utah that abuse salsa bars? In CA salsa bars are open and you take what you need for your meal.

Thank Allison K
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I still remember the first time trying Cafe Rio in St. George Utah. We saw this little place in a strip mall with a line going right out into the street. When was asked about it, we were told it would be worth the wait....More

Thank andyp86401
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The staff is always friendly and the food is always hot and fresh! Going into it I wasn't sure how good it would be but after visiting I know I'll be back for more!

Thank Rotchawk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2250 N University Pkwy Ste 816, Provo, UT 84604-1500
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-375-5133
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