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Cafe Del Rio

394 S C, Virginia City, NV 89440
+1 775-847-5151
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“enchiladas” (28 reviews)
“chicken” (22 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
394 S C, Virginia City, NV 89440
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food, the food, the FOOD. Everything is just so amazing, I love the feel of the restaurant, the decor and open kitchen. Service was great, honestly the service could of been terrible for food that good.

Thank Dustin S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good and the waitress was outstanding. She made sure the margaritas were perfect! We would recommend this place to anybody visiting Virginia city, NV.

Thank John G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful find. The food was really spectacular, kind of upscale Tex-Mex style. Not cheap but good food usually isn't. Try their homemade tortillas!

Thank mojoandayam
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely little Mexican restaurant, excellent food, great service, would highly recommend, desserts are lovely, especially the cinnamon ice cream

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Friendly, quaint, and inviting.. good food for everyone. Some of their desserts are over the top! Don't go once, come back again and again.

Thank marketplacenv
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This place is a good 45 minute drive from where we live but we always try to take out of town guests here. The food is excellent, all made in house to perfection. The wait can be long so be sure to make reservations. Service...More

1  Thank Genono
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Healthy Tex-Mex menu with some creative choices. Gospel Chicken is a winner. It's for sale now so the future is unknown. But if you're coming to Virginia City, this is the place to eat. Lunch, Dinner, Sunday Brunch. We live in town so we've been...More

Thank Robin C
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We really like the food here and have tried many different things. I absolutely love their cinnamon ice cream.

Thank Shana H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Great New Mexico style Mexican food on this menu, but on Saturday night and some other nights, the chef does super specials, like prime rib, and fried chicken w/gravy. Yum. Wonderful service.

Thank Lenise W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I recently enjoyed the opportunity for my first dinner at Cafe Del Rio and it certainly will not be my last. As the name suggests, the general fare is Mexican, but don’t overlook the specials! I had an excellent prime rib dinner and my husband...More

Thank Shelyshine
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3 May 2017|
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Response from LindaLee50 | Reviewed this property |
There are meat free dishes and I think some dishes would be dairy free if they left the cheese out. You can look at the website and the menus are listed there. TA won't let you list websites or I'd give it, but just google... More
Allen L
31 March 2016|
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Response from Mackay M | Reviewed this property |
You have to keep trying
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 S C, Virginia City, NV 89440
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Virginia City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-847-5151
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