Cafe Rio Mexican Grill

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253 E 17th St Ste A2 (at Santa Ana Ave)
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
(949) 335-6800
10:30am - 10:00pm
10:30am - 10:00pm
10:30am - 10:00pm
10:30am - 10:00pm
10:30am - 10:00pm
10:30am - 10:00pm
11:00am - 9:00pm


  • The salad here with pork is pretty damn yummy
  • Taco tuesday is incredible! Pork bbq, and the chips and queso will blow your mind.
  • Get the pork barbacoa. It is amazing
  • Make sure to try an apple beer!
  • Food was great! Make sure to take advantage of the $1.50 taco Tuesdays
  • Signature pork house salad is awesome!
  • I Love the prison style lunch line.
  • Chicken tacos. Freshly made tortillas. I would buy the tortillas by themselves if I could.
  • The chip and the burritos are awesome.
  • Sweet barbacoa salad is awesome!
  • I wouldn't go unless taco Tuesday... Beef tongue here is not bad.
  • This place sucks... Only good for a drink. Got a vegetarian salad. Supposedly you get more rice and beans. At least at Chipotle you get grilled veggies and extra guacamole.
  • Tacos are delicious
  • Food is ok but they charge for extra cheese? Kinda lowbrow.
  • Come during off hours. Food is great but operations are not efficient. They need to learn operations from Chipolte.
  • Southern Style Lemonade is DA BOMB.
  • $1.50 tacos on tues
  • Extra Cheese! He wants more cheese, lots and lots of cheese!
  • Try the salad bowl with chicken or beef & tomatillo sauce! I'm not the biggest fan of th
  • Advice: Tuesdays the line is out the door at lunch. Go early or late.

Nearby places

277 E 17Th St
250 Ogle St (btwn Santa Ana & Westminster Ave)
401 Newport Center Dr