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Simple Simon's

3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
+1 951-369-6030
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (102 reviews)
“sandwiches” (107 reviews)
“bread” (83 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Great place for a unique sandwich for lunch. Counter style service with out of the ordinary options. I had a lamb sandwich that was wonderful. great little desserts as well, if you are that hungry. Very busy little place and can be hard to find...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here for breakfast this week. It was not as busy as it normally is at lunch time and service was very fast and friendly. We had omelettes and they were really good. The place has a good location and at...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

By far, Simple Simon's offers the best sandwiches I've ever had. Located next to the historic Mission Inn Hotel & Spa, Simple Simon's is a local favorite for people looking for a relaxed atmosphere and great food. Prices are reasonable and you can't go wrong...More

Thank Ernie S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I make sure to go to Simple Simons at least twice a month. I always order Grumps Lunch with the deli potato salad. It's a pastrami sandwich with cheese and coleslaw and the best seasoned thousand island dressing and mustard. Scrum delicious! The sandwich is...More

Thank phayes9
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Everything is super fresh. Good variety of sandwiches. Reasonably priced. Desserts are awesome. Have patience. Worth the wait!

Thank Carlos H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Very rich and sweet, and full of flavors. It tastes like an actual carrot cake!! They run out quickly, and I would call in advanced to make sure you get a slice. You will not regret it! It's great to share, unless you want to...More

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

When I went there, it was crowded with people and we have to wait for a long time. It was worth it! The food was freshly made and yummy!

Thank conniewang23
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This is a must place to visit in downtown Riverside. They sandwiches are great. The sides and desserts are something I just go there for....

Thank KristinaD67
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Ok, first off in a bit put of the element down here, so when my family suggested a good breakfast at a local bistro, I was skeptical. But I was pleasantly surprised. The breakfast was delicious, and portions were good for the price. The bread...More

Thank ford67cowboy
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I was staying next door at The Mission Inn and wanted a good breakfast so stopped into Simple Simon's. I ordered egg whites which were made perfectly, and I got a croissant which was one of the best I have had outside of Paris. The...More

Thank TexasTwin
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Nearby Attractions
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.09 km away
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.15 km away
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.22 km away
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.35 km away
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23 April 2017|
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Response from FranChasen | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Do not know..............best to ask restaurant.
Rida M
26 January 2017|
Response from ashade13 | Reviewed this property |
Because he was stole a pie!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3639 Main St, Riverside, CA 92501-2838
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-369-6030
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