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Rio Verde

1417 Earl L Core Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505-5885
+1 304-292-0162
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good9%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
14 Jan 2017
“New name same place”
26 Jan 2017
“Quality Ingredients but too much salt.”
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
1417 Earl L Core Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505-5885
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I really enjoy Mexican foods and was looking forward to a great meal. This place was recommended by the hotel staff where I was staying. The waiter was friendly and willing to describe the various dishes to us. When the food came out, I found...More

Thank Little_Eddy
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Actually have never been disappointed here. There is a chicken dish on the menu under $5 that is fabulous. Servers are not very friendly but professional and the food is hot and tasty.

Thank 591hilaryl
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The food was ok but the salsa is runny. They need to thicken it up, but this is as close to authentic as you going to get in the area.

Thank Lashayc2000
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

In my opinion this is the best Mexican food in Morgantown. They use some kind of white cheese that is phenomenal. They still bring out free chips and salsa. A lot of Mexican places have stopped doing that. There margaritas are also good. Their quesadillas...More

Thank Justin R
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

The best Mexican restaurant in Morgantown. Don't forget to order a margarita or 2. I had the Tacos de Fajitas and my wife had the chicken quesadilla. They were both excellent.

Thank TimboWV
Reviewed 20 August 2015

I've only had a few trips to Mexico, but the food at this restaurant in the hills is as close as it gets, at least to me with limited experience. Service is great. Portions are huge. Decor is tacky-wonderful with painted a sombrero topped donkey...More

Thank misspriss8888
Reviewed 12 January 2015

The plates are generous and the guacamole is addicting. Be careful of the margaritas. They add an extra kick not found in most restaurants. It's best to go there when you are hungry.

Thank Debpsi
Reviewed 3 December 2014

the food here is always good and always plentiful- we have been going here for over 20 years and still love it!

1  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 3 April 2014

Had another great meal at my local Rio Grande III in Morgantown. Best service, super friendly, and wonderful dinner. Would highly recommend!

Thank WM123452014
Reviewed 24 April 2013

I ordered a combo dinner and was looking forward to a chile relleno, but got some kind of meat paste and no pepper. The waitress never returned for awhilw after serving our food. I asaked where the pepper was and she related that I would...More

1  Thank tkwvu
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1417 Earl L Core Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505-5885 (Formerly Rio Grande III)
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Morgantown
  • Phone Number: +1 304-292-0162
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