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National Margarita Day

Every Day is Margarita Day at Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant! Who doesn’t love a good margarita? Friday, February 22nd is one of our favorite days of the year, National Margarita Day! We’ve been known to have some damn good margs over the years (eh hem, voted Best Margarita by Boulder Weekly for 13 years and…


Denver Restaurant Week is Here!

For its 15th year, Visit Denver is hosting the annual Denver Restaurant Week to celebrating dining in The Mile High City for 10-days starting on February 22nd.  Hundreds of restaurants in the Denver area are offering multi-course dinners for a flat fee of $25, $35, or $45 and the Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant in LoDo…


Salsa Nights at The Agave Room at Rio

For a fun start to the week, join us in The Agave Room at Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant in Fort Collins for Salsa Dancing every Tuesday Night!   Old Town Dance Company hosts “Salsa Night” in The Agave Room at Rio every Tuesday starting at 7:30 PM with an hour-long beginner-friendly salsa lesson, followed by…


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The Blood Orange Marg is Back

February 4th to March 4th The relationship remains strong as the Blood Orange Marg returns for a 4th year, coming to a Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant near you.  Our love runs deep for this bloody good cocktail.   A twist on our fan-favorite Big Tex Margarita, this seasonal margarita features Maestro Dobel tequila, aged exclusively…


Q&A: Vegan-Friendly, Soy & Gluten-Free Options

The Rio offers a great variety of menu items that can be modified to exclude animal products, dairy, soy or gluten, thanks to our from-scratch kitchen. We also have plenty of options for those participating in diets including Whole30, Paleo and the Ketogenic diet. Please note – you will need to thoroughly communicate with your…


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Tex-Mex Food

Founded by three gents from Texas, the Rio has been serving signature Tex-Mex dishes since the ‘80’s. Let’s take a moment to clarify just what it means when you dine at a Rio restaurant… Just what IS Tex-Mex food? Tex-Mex is exactly as it sounds: Mexican food with a Texan spin. It obviously started in…


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Harvest Days

Serving fresh, local ingredients from our Colorado farms August 21st through September 16th This year’s Menu features: WATERMELON MARG | 9.00 Maestro Dobel Diamante, orange liqueur, Rocky Ford watermelon, fresh lemon juice, mint OLATHE CORN ELOTE | 4.00 Mexican street corn with mayo, queso cotija ROCKY FORD WATERMELON & ARUGULA SALAD | 5.50 Pepitas, pickled…