Dining Type: American

54° at Duane’s – The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Phone: 888.326.4448

Website: http://www.missioninn.com/dining/lounges-en.html

Location: 3649 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, California 92501

An interactive wine bar offering an eclectic menu of wines and tapas in a modern and sophisticated setting, 54 Degrees boasts 28 wines by the glass and a wine cellar of more than 7,000 bottles. 54 Degrees is an edgier social setting featuring stainless steel accents and beautiful warm woods, which contribute to the relaxed but elegant vibe. Enjoy the live sound of smooth Jazz and Top 40 music Wednesday thru Saturday evenings.


Phone: (951) 369-7447

Website: http://www.facebook.com/applebees

Location: 3820 Mulberry Street
Riverside, California 92507

Applebee’s offers casual dining, with American dishes such as salads, shrimp, chicken, pasta, and “riblets” (which is considered Applebee’s signature dish). Applebee has a bar area and serves alcoholic beverages.

Blaze Pizza

Phone: 951-367-0186

Website: http://www.blazepizza.com/locations/riverside/

Location: 3540 Riverside Plaza Dr. Riverside, CA 92506

Exceptional quality at lightning fast speed is what Blaze Pizza is all about. Fresh, made-from-scratch dough. Healthful, artisanal ingredients on the assembly line. Inventive to classic. Blazing hot oven + dedicated pizzasmith + 180 seconds = fast-fire’d, perfectly crisp perfection.

California Pizza Kitchen

Phone: (951) 680-9362

Website: http://www.cpk.com

Location: 3540 Riverside Plaza Drive Riverside, California 92506

Located at Riverside Plaza off the 91 Freeway, CPK is a Riverside favorite for business lunches and family gatherings because of its special décor, warm and friendly service and exceptional meals. It is also a favorite for sports teams, friends and family visiting Riverside to compete in large sporting events. CPK offers fresh, high-quality ingredients in its innovative dishes and hearth-baked pizzas such as The Original BBQ Chicken, Thai Chicken, and Jamaican Jerk Chicken, cooked in an open kitchen. 

Cheesecake Factory

Phone: (951) 352-4600

Website: http://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/

Location: 3525 Tyler Street
Riverside, California 92503

The Cheesecake Factory menu features more than 200 menu selections made fresh from scratch each day — using only the highest quality ingredients — which combines to create our remarkable tastes. The Cheesecake Factory is famous for its generous portions which are ideal for sharing, before enjoying one of 50 legendary cheesecakes and specialty desserts.

Duane’s Prime Steaks & Seafood – The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Phone: 888.326.4448

Website: https://www.missioninn.com/dining/duanes-prime-steak-restaurant

Location: 3649 Mission Inn Avenue Riverside, California 92501

AAA Four-Diamond Rated Steak & Seafood Restaurant at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Recipient of the AAA-Four Diamond Award since 1996, the Golden Baccus Award for outstanding wine selections and most recently Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence, Duane’s features the finest Wet-Aged USDA Prime Steaks and the freshest seafood prepared to perfection and enhanced by the finest wines from around the world. The perfect setting for any important occasion, Duane’s immerses its guests in a world of elegance, where warm, amber tones, sophisticated décor and extraordinary pieces of artwork complement the fabulous seasonal cuisine.

Dress Code: Sophisticated – Collared Shirts, Dress Shoes (Shorts and Jeans are not Permitted)

Heroes Restaurant & Brewery

Phone: (951) 248-0722

Website: http://heroesrestaurantandbrewery.com/

Location: 3397 Mission Inn Ave Riverside, California 92501

Where Good Friends Meet – An American Classic

Heroes Restaurant & Brewery provides a unique dining & gathering experience in historic downtown Riverside.  Offering hearty portions of great American food with enticing presentation, while producing high-quality hand-crafted beers served in its two full-service bars, Heroes is known for its friendly staff and its entertaining atmosphere stuffed full of Americana memorabilia and local personality.

Hotz Kitchen & Cocktails

Phone: (951) 782-3212

Website: https://www.hotzriverside.com/

Location: 3720 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501

Hotz is the perfect destination for craft cocktails and handcrafted dishes. They offer a gourmet take on American classics.


Phone: (951) 782-7471

Website: http://www.islandsrestaurants.com/

Location: 3645 Central Avenue Riverside, California 92506

A fun place to meet and enjoy American fare in a tropical setting, Islands in Riverside Plaza is a perfect escape for a quick lunch. The burger and drinks are fine, indeed!

Red Robin

Phone: (951) 358-0339

Website: http://www.redrobin.com/

Location: 1370 Galleria at Tyler
Riverside, California 92503

Red Robin – known as the Gourmet Burger Expert – offers more than two dozen innovative gourmet burgers served with Bottomless Steak Fries® (which means free refills!) and more than 100 different topping options for guests to customize their favorite burgers. Some of the most popular burgers are the Whiskey River® BBQ Burger with signature BBQ sauce and hand-battered crispy onion straws, the Royal Red Robin Burger® topped with a fresh fried egg and Red’s Tavern Double with its signature styles, including the new Fiery Ghost and Cry Baby styles that use the ghost pepper, which is one of the world’s hottest chile peppers.

While Red Robin has been grilling up gourmet burgers for more than 40 years, the menu also offers a variety of salads, entrees, soups and wraps made with the freshest ingredients, many of which are made in-house. For those guests wanting to experience the fresh and unique flavors of Red Robin’s signature gourmet burgers but are craving something other than beef, Red Robin also offers a chicken breast, turkey patty, fish sandwich or a vegetarian or vegan burger patty.