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Cafe Rio

900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
+1 406-791-5000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (20 reviews)
“tacos” (13 reviews)
“key lime pie” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
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21 - 30 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is a great place to go for fresh mexican food that is made right in front of you. Always consistant and delicious.

Thank Anastasia-Jane
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This certainly isn't authentic food but was good. Has a nice selection between taco and enchiladas and the like as well as pinto or black beans as sides. We probably wouldn't get the queso again but the chips were quite good.

1  Thank Letsroadtrip
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I really like Café Rio. I enjoy watching them prepare your order, get a kick out of the tortilla making. But what really sells me on them is that they offer firefighters 50% reduction on the price - not many know that and I think...More

Thank hgemmell2016
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Clean, friendly and a great selection of fresh Mexican food. They are really fast and right to the point. Their garnishes are fresh and all the toppings are great. I will definitely go back. Bright spot in Great Falls dinning world

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Our only complaint was that we expected this to be a genuine mexican restaurant but turned out to be a fast food place. Food was ok. I asked for the hot salsa and hot sauce for my taco but was disappointed. For hot sauce there...More

Thank daymarb
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

As you walk in you can smell the sweet aroma of the Mexican food. It's a bit of a west-mex but they've got taco Tuesday. $1.95 for the best tacos around. The other days are pretty sweet too but Tuesdays is where it's at.

Thank Krittik M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I kind of felt a little bad that staff had to sing out stuff during certain purchases, but the food was amazing. I never tried them before. I had a chicken salad and it didn't look all that filling but I had to work to...More

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stopped here later in the evening after a basketball tourney. Food very fresh and good, staff was energized and happy, clean, i would definitely go back here anytime

Thank pokesandcougs
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for good, warm, authentic Mexican food, don't go here. By the time your food arrives to you it's cold. The meat is tough and it's not that good food. They have good service though. Wide variety of beverages like hibiscus lemonade and...More

1  Thank Molly U
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Freshly made tortillas, fresh veges, friendly service. Convenient location. Your meal is exactly what you want!

Thank Becky S
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Murray R
10 May 2015|
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Response from Eric H | Reviewed this property |
they actually have both corn and flour tortillas. they also have whole wheat tortillas as well and they are homemade.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 10th Ave S, Great Falls, MT 59405-4423
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Great Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 406-791-5000
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