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Rivera's Mexican Cafe

) #33 of 55 Restaurants in Severna Park €€ - €€€ Mexican
594 Benfield Rd, Severna Park, MD 21146-2530
+1 410-544-4102
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible22%
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“mexican food” (4 reviews)
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594 Benfield Rd, Severna Park, MD 21146-2530
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 26 February 2017

Always in pursuit of good Mexican food, I stopped in for dinner at Rivera's Mexican Café and enjoyed everything I sampled on their lengthy menu. Tucked away in a neighborhood strip mall, it is a casual setting with high backed wooden booths. My chicken chimichanga...More

Thank Micpea16
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We got the shrimp, chicken and beef combination, served sizzling hot and perfectly cooked. The margaritas were very good too.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We went there for an anniversary dinner based on reviews. First, it took forever to be greeted and seated. Once seated (only 14 booths/tables I think), there were only two other couples inside. They were ordering drink after drink and of course the sole waitress...More

1  Thank CountyCopper
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

First time dining at Rivera's and it was a nice surprise. The menu is extensive and there's something to appeal to everyone. Our waitress, Jodi, was great and very attentive. The fajitas were really good as well as some of the sides - especially the...More

Thank TravellingLady63
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I've visited Riveras several times in the last two months. Their outside seating is especially convenient for a last minute margarita and a quesadilla. The shredded chicken quesadilla with a little spinach and mushrooms is delicious. I also like their shredded chicken burrito with with...More

Thank Kathleen V
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I have been here a few times. What I love the most is the margaritas. They make authentic margaritas that doesn't taste very sour liked those made with the pre-made mix. I also had their enchiladas and they were so good. I would love to...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Waited for ever to get served tonight then waited at least 15 miinutes for 2 margaritas. Food was uninspired and overpriced. Next time going to chipoltes its way better and dont have to spend an hout to eat a burrito.

Thank jen1922o
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Had date night there and the food was good. We are from Texas and we were impressed with the flavor of the food and salsa. I had the fried avocado and my husband had the Angus Chimichanga. We will definitely go again!

Thank Emilio-Stella H
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The food was good although more southwestern Tex-Mex than Mexican. The soup of the day was a seafood gumbo, not Mexican at all, but it was wonderful. Wait staff was pleasant and good happy hour specials. This was our first visit and plan to return....More

Thank swengert
Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

As a Texan this restaurant cannot match Mexican food available near Dallas. However it is good food and they have a daily margarita special. I have frequented this place for years since it is convenient and has decent food. My children like it and the...More

Thank Moxieone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 594 Benfield Rd, Severna Park, MD 21146-2530
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Severna Park
  • Phone Number: +1 410-544-4102
  • E-mail