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Rio Grande Grill & Cantina

) #95 of 749 Restaurants in Greensboro $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
6909 Downwind Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409-1853
+1 336-393-0524
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (10 reviews)
“cheese dip” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
$$ - $$$
6909 Downwind Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409-1853
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place with very good Mexican food. Doesn't't say much on the outside but once inside are transported directly to the deserts of Mexico. The food is genuine an well done in all ways. The service is efficient and good.

Thank Christer G
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant. They are always happy here. Happy servers, happy bartenders! Just a great casual place✅

Thank uffindm2
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I've lost track of how many times I've been to Rio Grande, both the one by the airport on Friendly and at New Garden. Really - everything is excellent. I usually end up going with the Jalisco Tacos, I've tried all of them and suggest...More

Thank Mike F
Joe M, Owner at Rio Grande Grill & Cantina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Thanks for your review we appreciate it! Look forward to seeing you again soon!! We love happy customers! Gracias Joe y staff

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Out for dinner with colleagues, had a Mexican cheese steak burrito, really nice food, good service, good choice of beer & really good value, 2ND time I have eaten here & it never disappoints.

1  Thank Paul O
Reviewed 20 January 2017

A simple restaurant with great mexican food. I loved the chicken fajitas! The place is down to earth and relaxed with very good service.

Thank mats_farnstrand
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Wow! This place has really changed things up! We received a pleasant greeting at the door even though they packed and very busy. We loved the new menus. The menu has slimmed down a little bit which was a good thing because it was too...More

1  Thank Alex R
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Wife and I visit the G'boro area often because we have family here. Our favorite place to get together is Rio's. However, this time we got carry out fajitas for a friends and family get-together. I can't say enough good about it. The chicken in...More

Thank showstang
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Every time we go the food is excellent. Last time we had several of their seafood choices and both were excellent. Liked the music. While the food was cooked very quickly, the service was spotty at times, had to wait to get our check and...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The food was great. I go to to Mexico at least once a year and the food was very authentic. I was staying nearby on my way from Pittsburgh to Myrtle Beach and we stopped here for dinner. The servers were all very friendly and...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is still the best Mexican restaurant in Greensboro. Great selections....great staff and service......good prices....excellent bar area ....convenient location.

Thank GSO-Mike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6909 Downwind Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409-1853
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-393-0524
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