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About Rio's D'Sudamerica

Here at Rio’s each dish is prepared to order using the imported Peruvian products, the freshest ingredients, imaginative sauces and a masterful touch. Master cook Rosendo monteoca from “Rinconcito Sudamericano“, and talented Chef Guillermo Munuz from the highest accredited culinary school and top restaurants in Lima Peru , bring 40 years of experience and flavor to the Chicago land area. Rio’s D’ Sudamerica represents old traditional Criollo style cooking along with the new modern Peruvian gastronomy of today. Owner Dino Perez invites you to Taste the traditions of Peru! Enjoy the experience at Rio’s D’ Sudamerica! Drop in Sunday between 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. to feast on the buffet. Many other meats

2010 W. Armitage Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Peruvian, South American

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm Friday & Saturday: 1:00pm - 11:00pm Sunday: 12:00pm - 9:30pm

Cross Street:
Damen

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(773) 276-0170

Website:
http://www.riosdesudamerica.com/

Parking Details:
We have non metered street parking available as well as valet service Fridays and Saturdays or for private events.

Public Transit:
We are 4 blocks west from the metra Armitage station. 6 blocks north from the CTA blue line Damen stop

Private Party Facilities:
Begin your Peruvian journey at Rio’s D’Sudamerica. From the South American murals and décor that serve as your event’s backdrop to the Peruvian cuisine and exceptional personalized service, Rio’s is the perfect location for your next event!

Private Party Contact:
Tony Perez: (877) 746-1618

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Rio's D'Sudamerica Ratings and Reviews

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4.2

Overall Rating

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food

4.2

service

3.9

ambience

4.0

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

82% would recommend it to a friend

Good for Groups (16)
Neighborhood Gem (15)
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Cozy (2)
Creative Cuisine (2)
Sunday Lunch (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (1)
Good for Anniversaries (1)
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Great for Brunch (1)
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Gluten Free Options (1)
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Healthy (1)
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Very fun and friendly staff. Enjoyed our meal. Peruvian food was tasty and authetic.

Tags: Good for Groups, Creative Cuisine, Spicy, Good for a Date, Fun, Authentic
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food5
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service5
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 (Chicago)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Food was authentic, being Peruvian it was good to taste Lomo Saltado that tasted like my uncle used to make, and Aguadito de Pollo that tasted exactly like my Abuelitas used to taste..made me tear up a little.
We were there at 130pm right after they opened and left around 3pm and no-one else came in so it was really quiet. Besides that our server was really nice and we enjoyed the food. Would recommend maybe for dinner, when the atmosphere would be more vibrant!

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food4
ambience3
service4

 
 (Chicago)·Dined on October 8, 2017

The restaurant had very few patrons that evening. We went at 6:30pm on a Sunday. The food was good and the server was pleasant. She gave us good recommendations and we enjoyed ourselves. The fact that the restaurant was so empty played in the back of my mind the whole time. Quite honestly, it should have had more people, because the food and ambiance warranted a healthier crowd.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem
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food3
ambience3
service3
value3

 
 (Baltimore)·Dined on June 25, 2017

It was pretty empty on a Sunday night. We got there 15 minutes early for an 8:00 reservation, which was good since the kitchen closed at 8:00. Open Table should tell you that. Anyway, we were seated immediately. Angela, our server was very helpful. Everything we ordered was delicious. We had the ceviche de camarones, empanadas, and two kinds of steak.

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food5
ambience5
service5
value5

 
 (Chicago)·Dined on April 20, 2017

Arrived with party of 8 for Birthday celebration and individual serving us was excellent. For the most part everyone enjoyed their food but my rice was slightly burned which obviously changed the taste of the food. When server advised, their decision was not to replace my plate but rather make me new rice. At the conclusion of the meal and party received their take home boxes, a gentleman ask if he could take my plate away. I replied that I was still waiting for my rice and take home box. After 5 minutes [been waiting more than 20 min initially] gentleman places a bowl of rice in front of me . I could not eat the rice with my meal because that was mean was already cold . Additionally, still no take home box. Upon tasting the rice, party found it too salty. At end of day, poor service recovery execution. Pay a large bill, surely expect to be treated better than that. Found out at the end that the gentleman who made the call not to replace....the OWNER! Simply unbelievable.

Tags: Sunday Lunch
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 (Chicago)·Dined on April 16, 2017

With an increased price of $25 for Easter Sunday Brunch, we called ahead to be sure that dessert was included the brunch menu was expanded from the regular $16 brunch. We were assured that both were true. In fact, they were not. Also, a first for us, we were required to use paper plates for our $25 brunch. The food we had was excellent, but the negatives of the experience outweighed the positives. I am certain they could do better.

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food4
ambience3
service3
value2

vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on March 11, 2017

A Bucktown neighborhood gem with the added benefit of Peruvian/South American cuisine.
We followed our servers recommendation and ordered just enough food.
Appetizers were excellent especially the ceviche which you cannot miss at a Peruvian restaurant.
Pisco sours were exceptional.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Casual
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food4
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service4
value4

 
 (Chicago)·Dined on March 5, 2017

VERY helpful staff ensuring a safe, gluten free experience. A good selection on the Sunday brunch buffet allowing us to sample more of their amazing food. Would go there again and again.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Casual, Worth the Drive, Gluten Free Options, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch
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food5
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service5
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 (Miami)·Dined on March 4, 2017

Amazing awesome food ! Great service! We tried this place out couple years ! We had to return for my own birthday party ! Love it and highly recommend

Tags: Romantic, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Tapas
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food4
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 14, 2017

The food was amazing as always, civeche was amazing, took a little time
For the food to come out, but will definitely be back

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food5
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service3
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 (Chicago)·Dined on June 2, 2012

Went here for my wife's birthday and the place was great. Great food, great service.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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food5
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on June 2, 2012

The food was good but nothing special.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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food3
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 19, 2012

This was my second time in a week at the restaurant and I must say that's its an awesome place! The food, service and ambiance were outstanding! It's a must visit place if you are in for a Peruvian, Brazilian, and Argentine cuisine!

Tags: Good for Groups, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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food5
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service5

 
 (Chicago)·Dined on November 5, 2011

Impressive wall murals inside restaurant. Food was good Latin flavors.

Tags: Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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food4
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 (Chicago)·Dined on September 11, 2011

This is one of the best-kept culinary secrets in Chicago. I've been enjoying the food of this establishment since the late 1990's (when it was Riconcito Sudamericano a few doors down just east of Damen), and the quality has has been consistently outstanding. Service was a bit off this time during an otherwise terrific dining experience. (Note to bar staff: It would be great if the peruvian pisco sours where made the way prior to the move to the current address. They were not only authentic but the best in town!)

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch
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food5
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service3

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