Dining Type: DOWNTOWN

Mario’s Place

Phone: (951) 684-7755

Website: http://www.mariosplace.com/

Location: 3646 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, California 92501

A Contemporary Interpretation of Northern Italian Cuisine

Located next to the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa, Mario’s offers some of the finest Northern Italian cuisine in all of Southern California.  The recipient of a 5-Star from the Southern California Restaurant Writers Association and the Best of Excellence Award from Wine Spectator, those looking for superior cuisine in a compelling atmosphere flock to Mario’s Place.  Mario’s Place’s lively bar is a favorite gathering point for friends to meet and enjoy cocktails prior to dining or sharing a nightcap after a performance at the Fox Theater.  Live music begins at 9 pm on weekends.

Mezcal Cantina Y Cocina

Phone: 951-888-2240

Website: http://www.mezcalriverside.com/

Location: 3737 Main Street
Riverside, California 92501

Authentic Cuisine, Edgy Environment

Mezcal is an authentic Mexican restaurant with an atmosphere like no other. With a Harley Davidson inside the front door and large wall murals throughout, its lively atmosphere is matched by its delicious Mexican cuisine. Mezcal is located near City Hall on Main Street.

Molinos Coffee

Phone: 951-276-7147

Website: http://www.molinoscoffee.com/

Location: 3660 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501

Offering coffee the way you like it

Located in the heart of downtown Riverside along with antique shops and directly across from the Historic Mission Inn Hotel.

Pacific Cabin Sushi

Phone: (951) 782-0888

Location: 3770 9th Street
Riverside, California 92501

Korean family-owned and operated

Family owned and operated, this authentic restaurant, located near Riverside City Hall, takes enormous pride in pleasing its customers. Whether one orders Hamachi belly, albacore, Lettuce spring roll, or Alaskan cut roll on soy paper topped with masago and toasted sesame seeds, one is sure to place Cabin Sushi on their list of favorites sushi restaurants anywhere in Southern California.

Proabition Whiskey Bar & Restaurant

Phone: (951) 222-2110

Website: http://www.proabition.com/

Location: 3597 Main Street
Riverside, California 92501

Food and Fun at the Pro

Located less than a block from the Riverside Convention Center, this prohibition era-themed restaurant and whiskey bar is a classic yet contemporary venue for all to enjoy. The “classic” resonates in its cocktails, décor, and nightly entertainment, while the contemporary shines through in its carefully crafted menu that fuses international flavors.

Salted Pig

Phone: (951) 848-4020

Website: http://www.saltedpigriverside.com/

Location: 3700 12th Street
Riverside, California 92501

A Lively Gastropub

Inland Southern California’s first gastropub, The Salted Pig is located in downtown Riverside across from the historic County Courthouse. A citywide favorite, The Pig quickly draws locals and tourists alike. Everything served at The Pig is made in-house, from baked-daily brioche buns, handcrafted cocktails infused alcohols and syrups, to ice cream made daily. A believer in seasonality in cooking, The Pig’s menu changes regularly, offering ingredients at their peak of taste.  The Pig exclusively features craft beer from the very best local and world-renowned breweries.

Simple Simon’s

Phone: (951) 369-6030

Location: 3639 Main Street
Riverside, California 92501

Where Old Friends Meet – A Riverside Legend

For many who return to visit Riverside, their first stop is Simple Simon’s, a legendary haunt for its cool vibe and awe-inspiring food. Its sandwiches, soups and salads all made from scratch, the old fashioned way, using butter, eggs and other fresh natural ingredients. Even the turkey sandwiches are made with their own roasted turkey. Simple Simon’s is located on Main Street Riverside across the pedestrian mall from the Mission Inn.

Tamale Factory

Phone: (951) 342-3023

Website: http://www.tamalefactory.net/

Location: 3663 Main Street
Riverside, California 92501

Generational Recipes

Featuring recipes that have been in the family-owned business for generations, the Tamale Factory in Riverside has become a favorite restaurant for locals and visitors.  The Tamale Factory is located in Main Street across from the Mission Inn.

The Mission Inn Restaurant – The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Phone: 888.326.4448

Website: http://www.missioninn.com/dining/mission-inn-restaurant-en.html

Location: 3649 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, California 92501

An Awe-Inspiring Setting

Famous for its award-winning Champagne Sunday Brunch and lavish culinary offerings including various unique food stations and mimosa bar, The Mission Inn Restaurant features a state-of-the-art display kitchen where chefs prepare signature California cuisine. The restaurant is decorated in colorful tiles, vaulted ceilings, ornate wall sconces and marble accents.