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El Rio Mexican Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican,
193 NE 2nd St, Stevenson, WA 98648-6600
+1 509-427-4479
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
193 NE 2nd St, Stevenson, WA 98648-6600
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 13 August 2017

We had supper at El Rio. All 6 of ordered a different menu item and all of us enjoyed our meals. No complaints.

Thank 28,025
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We really wanted Mexican food so disregarded the bad reviews but that was a huge mistake. Like other reviewers were saying - salsa from a jar/ chips the cheapest we ever had, probably from a bag/ taco salad with wilted lettuce and a weird dressing/...More

Thank bahatrip
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The food and drink were very good, as well as the service. The waitress told us about the drink specials (which were not on the menu) and they sounded great. When we got the bill, we were surprise that drink "specials" were priced higher than...More

Thank Jacquelyn V
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Staff very friendly and the food was good. I got a cup of tortilla soup and a beef tostada ala cart and it was plenty of good. Of course the chips and salsa was yummy. I would go there again

Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place has a large menu and with some of their own specials that is sure to please everyone. They also have a full bar. Our service was excellent.

Thank GolfingArtist
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Having lived in both Texas and New Mexico and missing the style of Mexican food from that area I was hoping El Rio would fit the bill. Not so much. The layered enchiladas we just OK. We decided to try the queso (I do love...More

Thank TravelTalk2
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Greg our guide from the zip line tour suggested this location for dinner. Great call.. food was great .. the blue corn enchiladas were so good!!! Prices are very fair too... Our waitress was great and atmosphere was nice and relaxed

Thank 314seanl
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

After checking the restaurant website to see if they were open on Easter Sunday (which said they are open on Sundays, only listed days closed are Thanksgiving and Christmas) we drove about 45 minutes to have lunch and found the restaurant closed. Tried calling, recorded...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 March 2017

El Rio is better or as good as most located in Vancouver and Portland. The decor is somewhat tired, but don't judge a book by its cover. The fish tacos were very good. The salsa has nice flavor and a kick to it. We were...More

Thank LivingHappy
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We saw this place received an average of 4 out of 5 stars and decided to give it a try. We always try to support small, local businesses. We were very disappointed. Please do yourself a favor and dine elsewhere. The portions are tiny, stale...More

Thank Jim R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 NE 2nd St, Stevenson, WA 98648-6600
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Stevenson
  • Phone Number: +1 509-427-4479
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