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Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant - Lone Tree

4.4
346 reviews
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$30 and under
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Mexican
Top Tags:
  • Good for Groups
  • Casual
  • Happy Hour
The Rio provides sanctuary from the problems of the world while serving the best dang margaritas and Mexican food this side of the Rio Grande. Fresh Tex-Mex Cuisine is created in house everyday. We are known for our legendary margaritas and our festive atmosphere. We aim to create a family friendly environment and provide weekly entertainment for inexpensive social outings.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Mexican, Mexican / Southwestern
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Hours of operation
Lunch
Daily 11:00 am–4:00 pm
Dinner
Daily 4:00 pm–9:00 pm
Fri, Sat 4:00 pm–11:00 pm
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Phone number
(303) 799-4999
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
William Herrera
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Private party facilities
Seriously good Mexican food, legendary margaritas and the perfect private dining spot for your next event! We can host intimate gatherings for groups of 20 or large events for up to 200 people.
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Private party contact
Sabrina Ralston: (888) 653-1794
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Cross street
Yosemite
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Parking details
Large parking lots surrounding the building
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Public transit
Light rail stop on Lincoln is less than half a mile away.
Light rail on County Line is one mile away.
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Entertainment
Sunday: Family Appreciation Night and Kids Eat Free


Monday thru Friday: Happy Hour from 3-6pm with $3 tacos, $3 drafts, $3 appetizers and $1 off margaritas!


Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Entertainment, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 346 People Are Saying
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4.4  based on recent ratings
4.3
food
4.3
service
4.1
ambience
4.2
value
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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csanderson7707 (Denver)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

I have never had a bad meal when I have gone there. This is my favorite place to get a marg! I recommend the Rio to everyone!

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Pwrfection (Denver)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Didn't love my tostado because it was almost all lettuce. If I had c wanted a salad I would have ordered one. Good, service though!

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
4.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

Just had drinks and apps here for a small get-together with girlfriends, and the service was wonderful! Our server was very attentive and friendly. The mango margarita I had was delicious also.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 2, 2018

This time everything from the Margaritas to the Fajitas was superb. Always been good, but the Fajitas this time around were extremely well tasting with a good combination of the right spices and tenderness of the meat. Extremely good service. Enjoyable evening. Thank you!

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vipDenver0Mark (Denver)
5.0  Dined on January 27, 2018

Great margaritas, queso, chili rellenos, steak tacos, smoked chicken tacos

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MrsS (Washington DC)
3.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Their queso was gas station quality. Average Mexican food. But if you have 3 margaritas I’m sure their food tastes drunkenly delicious.

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
5.0  Dined on January 25, 2018

Very nice restaurant. Been here a couple of times. Excellent food. Family friendly. Kids loved it too. Would recommend to anyone. Best part is the free chips and salsa. Lol

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vipOpenTable Diner (Columbus)
2.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

The restaurant had a fun vibe and was very popular. The food itself was pretty bad; neither my wife or I ate our meals.

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
4.0  Dined on January 19, 2018

Good food and margs, VERY HOT green chili

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vipOpenTable Diner (Denver)
3.0  Dined on January 6, 2018

The best part of our dinner had to be the Service, the black beans, the Salsa & the margaritas.
The Tamales were dry, lacked much flavor & had very sparse amounts of protein.

Our server, was very attentive & took great care of us!

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
5.0  Dined on December 23, 2017

Great food and service

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
4.0  Dined on December 16, 2017

I would give Rio Grande in Park Meadows an A-. I have to ding them on not having combination plates. I enjoy having cheese and onion enchiladas and a hard shell taco on the same plate. Unfortunately, I had to choose one or the other. I went with the cheese and onion enchiladas, and they were GREAT. But I was missing the taco to go with it. Otherwise a great spot. The service was AMAZING. The server was attentive, but not overly so.

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OpenTable Diner (Denver)
4.0  Dined on December 15, 2017

Overall a nice place for Mexican cuisine and a beer.

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Budman (Denver)
4.0  Dined on December 9, 2017

Great drinks, great food, and an all around fun place. Only down fall is the rude head greeter.

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Ahail (Denver)
5.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

The Rio does a great job on the food and margaritas!

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