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Cafe Rio Mexican Grill

) #120 of 320 Restaurants in Frederick $ Mexican,
5100 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-8336
+1 240-415-7240
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“tortillas” (7 reviews)
“tacos” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
5100 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-8336
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for dinner on our way home from D.C. and LOVED it! Efficient service and fantastic food. My grilled chicken tostada was some of the best Mexican food I have ever had. They also give a free cheese quesadilla to kids under 6...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The ingredients were fresh and the food tasty. However, it was not spicy. The pork was too sweet. The hibiscus tea was delicious, and the service was speedy. It was not bad, just not what I expected. We will try it again and sample hotter...More

Thank Ede M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My friend and I stopped by to get a quick bite after leaving a neighboring store. It was late at night so we welcomed the quick service and tasty Mexican food. It put me in the mind of a Chipotle - styled restaurant, but with...More

Thank desireem891
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I went here for the office to pick lunch up recently...even though the orders were emailed in, nothing was made until I walked in and waited for awhile...I don't know what the point in ordering ahead is if you have to wait in line for...More

Thank travelkitty50
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I am not sure how I ended up trying Cafe Rio but I thoroughly enjoy going here and bringing my teens to sit down and eat Chipotle like food with these amazing non alcoholoic drinks that are in a soda dispenser with flavors like Lime,...More

Thank happynowyoga
Reviewed 28 January 2017

For anyone who has ever been to a Cafe Rio, they know what they are getting into. This one is one of my favorites. The staff does a great job and is quick, even though the line gets long. I recommend coming on Tuesday's to...More

Thank jtrawinski
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I was introduced to Cafe Rio out west and was so happy when we got one around here. I love the house creamy cilantro dressing so much that we call it candy sauce. I've tried most of the menu and I've never been disappointed. I...More

1  Thank randomadventurer13
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Just dined here this week and we were wanting shrimp tacos. But arrived to find they only have shrimp tacos on Sat. night. So while we were bummed we ate here anyway. We got the vegetarian tacos. Beef burrito and Chicken burrito, and chips and...More

Thank MistiMorningstar
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Party of three, we are seniors and the ordering process was something else, the staff works at a frantic pace, this was the first time we ate here so we weren't familiar with the menu or what was really a good selection. We just went...More

Thank finnegan804
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I truly enjoy every visit I have at Cafe Rio, the food is always made fresh to order and the flavors are amazing! I enjoy being able to take my 3 year old and having him enjoy the grilled chicken and rice and beans. A...More

Thank Maricela M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5100 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704-8336
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Frederick
  • Phone Number: +1 240-415-7240
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