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Tio's Tacos

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Mission Inn Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501-3252
+1 951-788-0230
Today
10:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food in a fun atmosphere. The food was delicious, the employees helpful and quick to serve and the ambience was fun! A true taste of fresh Mexican food!

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Thank Shawn D
Corona, United States
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99 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You need to go here!! Stopped in this morning by chance since we were in the area and so glad we did! Went to see all the art on the grounds and stayed to eat. I had the chili relleno plate and it was oh so good. It came with 2 chili rellenos, rice, beans and a little salad all... More 

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Thank JenJen1865
California City, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Riverside is very beautiful when it comes to the holidays.. took the family to view the lights n activities n for a nice walk... the family started getting hungry n saw that tio Tacos had good review decided to go n try .. n the food was really good !... recommend the papaya shake n the guacamole dip mmmm ...... More 

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Thank Ganaay3
Los
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely a must for a quick bite or a major plate of tacos. Lovely place and outlandish decor. People are

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Thank J B
Blacklick, Ohio
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in a few times on my recent business trip and was not disappointed. I got the soft chicken tacos both times with an ice cold Modelo Especial. The green Chile salsa is amazing. Loved sitting out in the unique patio area too!

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Thank TheLoneWolfe
victorville ca
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186 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is an eclectic restaurant that has good food, FANTASTIC margaritas and Micheladas, and offers an recycled art garden to tour. I loved how friendly and attentive the staff to each person dining there. The food was reasonably priced, served promptly. The best part of the restaurant (besides the pepino margarita) was the art garden. The owner has upcycled to... More 

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Thank shannenavila
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Great service good people. The view is awesome plenty to see and eat you will leave so full a must stop to eat at

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Thank Scott W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

So the draw to this restaurant is that it is full of things the owner has made using recycled materials - he had made many different sculptures and contraptions and cool things to look at. The food was a healthy portion, so I wasn't disappointed. And their fresh juice is great! I had the guava juice and I enjoyed it... More 

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Thank Mark H
Southern California
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We ate at Tio's twice during our weekend staying at the Mission Inn--dinner Friday night and brunch Sunday morning after we checked out. To me, it was excellent Mexican food that wasn't trying to be something that it's not--fancy. We had two tacos each for dinner and were very satisfied but not stuffed, which I really dislike. For brunch we... More 

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Thank patty49er
Riverside, California
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Tim's Tacos is a very interesting place. Everywhere you look there is something to catch your eyes. The food is authentic and tasty and they have a good selection of beers, both foreign and domestic. This is a favorite of mine to take out of town guests.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Inn Blvd., Riverside, CA 92501-3252
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-788-0230

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