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Fearless Critic restaurant review
Latin American
Casual restaurant

Tue–Fri 7:00am–9:00pm
Sat 10:00am–10:00pm
Sun 11:00am–9:00pm

Features Outdoor dining, veg-friendly, Wi-Fi
Bar Beer, wine
Credit cards Visa, MC, AmEx
Reservations Not accepted


East Austin
408 North Pleasant Valley Rd.
Austin, TX
(512) 828-6617
Rio’s Brazilian Café
A dressed-down, cheerful shack that fits its vibrant Brazilian fare

Rio’s is one of the few places where carnivores, vegetarians, and gluten-intolerant diners can all happily coexist, especially over an order of its famous cheese bread (we like the basil best). These and Rio’s line of delicious malagueta sauces are sold at several specialty stores in town, and at the…

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