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160 Court St, Rm 4, Charleston, WV 25301-2102
+1 304-344-8616
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Charleston, West Virginia
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is a good place to grab a quick lunch in downtown Charleston. It just across the street from the Charleston Mall but unless you know where to look you pass it up. It has the usual Meican fare and the service is prompt. prices are reasonable.

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Thank cryoung2
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I dont know were to begin the food is wonderful yhe service is great everything is wonderful about this place just great original Mexican food.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant is authentic Mexican food at chain restaurant prices. The salsa is made on site with just the right hint of cilantro.

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Thank John B
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have been here many times. I can say that as much as I can eat for a low price and drink 'tasty' margaritas is a bonus. Great place for a group/work/party dinner. I've attended all, and the mix of company and drinks always make the visit enjoyable. Then after ya drink, order some food, it's mexican palatable for american's.... More 

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Thank Morgan W
2 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is one of my favorite Mexican restaurants in the area! The waiters are usually friendly, the food comes fast, it's never too busy and the queso is amazing. Plus free free chips and salsa is a plus. It's a favorite of my friend group because it's easy to find something for everyone - I'm a vegetarian and I have... More 

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Thank balconymuppet
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in just before a concert at the Civic Center. The place is very dimly lit. The host and waiters are very amiable and the salsa and margaritas were great but that's about it. The food was subpar at best. The chips had a strange taste to them. Almost like pickle juice? The portions for the sides was meager. I've... More 

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Thank didboo
Charleston, West Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016

One of the best Mexican restaurants in town. They have several locations, all are great. Fresh food, plenty big portions, fast service.

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Thank blagoeff
Spring Hill, WV
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126 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Our family loves Mexican food and also the margaritas my favorite is the fajitas also we like the beans, rice, veggies and cheese

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Thank Judith R
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111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

My family stayed at Embassy Suites while passing through town. We arrived at dinner time after a long day of driving and everyone was hungry. Rio Grande was nearby and was decently rated. I'm glad someone put in a review that it was down an alley and a little difficult to find. That helped us to find it more quickly.... More 

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Thank Jeff K
Charleston, WV
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

It is hard to find a bad Mexican restaurant, and Rio Grande is in with the relatively good food and service that we expect. I like the large chicken burrito. It is generously sized, and prepared very well. If Rio Grande is convenient, you should give it a try.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Court St, Rm 4, Charleston, WV 25301-2102
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-344-8616

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?