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Rio Mambo

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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6125 Interstate 20, Fort Worth, TX 76132-3629
+1 817-423-3124
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Fort Worth, Texas
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We often go to Rio Mambo just to enjoy a fun evening. The food is TexMex and is good and plentiful, the drinks are really good and well done. the service is good for such a busy location. The outside patios are great for friends to get together and enjoy a relaxing evening.

Thank Extroop
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157 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I usually like this Rio Mambo but the last time my family and I ate there it was terrible! They kept messing up our order, the food wasn't that good (hot) and even though the Manager came by and apologized, they didn't offer to comp anything and then they messed up again with the second go around! Not sure if... More 

Thank BensMom2
McLean, Virginia
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115 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a great place to celebrate birthdays as they put a sombrero on the birthday boy/girl and clap and sing a jubilant song! The food is great and the service is as well. The fajitas are very large servings so we were able to share. I highly recommend Rio Mambo!

Thank MBinVA_10
Granbury, Texas
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44 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We've eaten here before but not in a while. It was a good experience last time but this time it was really good! My husband found the Plato Campeón on the menu. All I can say is muy delicioso! There was more than enough food for the two of us--beef and chicken fajitas on a sizzling platter, chipotle glazed pork... More 

Thank winemaven79
Fort Worth, Texas
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164 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Returning to a one time favorite after a significant absence is always a bit of gamble. Our decision to have lunch at Rio Mambo the other day was not a horrible mistake, but it was certainly not worth repeating in the near future. To be clear, we have dined at this location occasionally in the past few years. Our experiences... More 

Thank JacksonSE
Des Moines, Iowa
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I'm a beef fajita fan, and this place has the best. Great quality beef and homemade torillas make this place special. AND their queso is to die for.

Thank promopower
Columbia, SC, United States
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The staff is friendly and efficient. Management actually cares. The food, especially the brisket taco is good and the daily drink specials include a really good margarita. Go early because they get crowded pretty quick.

Thank Charles Y
Vancouver, Canada
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284 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I will say right out that we had a great dinner here. The restaurant was within a short walk from our hotel and that is the only reason we came in but I am very glad we did. We were seated promptly and given warmed taco chips and fresh salsa as a free appetizer. We ordered two dinners: chalupas and... More 

Thank LetsGetGone
Ft. Worth, TX
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

When it first opened, this restaurant's decor was spartan and the food was just OK. When a friend asked to meet me there two years ago, I reluctantly agreed. I noticed a great change in the place and have since entertained groups of guests there. Even my picky grandchildren from Washington, DC, enjoyed the food and the experience.

1 Thank Laurie A
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Wow, we have been going to this restaurant since 2003. It has been one of our favorite restaurants until our past two times. The service was horrible and the food was not what we ordered. They left out the spinach in Gloria's , also it took two hours to get our food. We were told that they delivered our food... More 

1 Thank Steve L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6125 Interstate 20, Fort Worth, TX 76132-3629
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-423-3124

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Arlington, Texas
Crowley, Texas, United States
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?