About Cafe Rio
Just steps from the sand and waves of Rio Del Mar Beach are the tantalizing tastes of Cafe Rio. Known for it's amazing sunsets and breathtaking views, the fantastic food and exceptional service are the hallmark of Cafe Rio. Chef Kevin Butler, a commercial fisherman himself, shops only for the best quality of sustainable fish, local organic produce and prime beef from the midwest. Cafe Rio offers an extensive wine list that showcases many local wineries and the cocktails are always innovative with a complete list of organic drinks and fun concoctions like High Tide, the Rio's version of a Mai Tai. You can drop by the Cafe Rio after you've walked your dog and treat yourself, and your pooch to a treat. The dog friendly patio is worth a visit just for the house made organic dog treats.
Cafe Rio has long been a favorite destination among locals and visitors like. Situated on stunning Rio Del Mar beach, Cafe Rio has been serving fresh fish, prime steaks along with fine wines and tasty cocktails for over thirty years. In 2011 the restaurant was purchased and renovated by long time manager Jeanne Harrison. While keeping many of the Cafe Rio's secrets to success in place, like delicious food and exceptional service, Jeanne has added a few of her own, including a new organic cocktail list and an authentic welcome for your four legged friends on one of the only dog friendly patios in the area.
Try one of Cafe Rio's fabulous time tested best sellers such as; Broiled salmon topped with orange juniper-berry butter and creamy polenta, or a perfectly cooked filet mignon, juicy and filled with flavor, topped with gorgonzola cheese, served with garlic mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables. Or be delighted with the nightly fresh fish or seafood pasta special, each dish artfully crafted from the highest quality ingredients available
Make Cafe Rio the destination for your next special occasion or drop in anytime for a quick bite in our lounge.