Cafe Rio Aptos

Aptos — Santa Cruz — Capitola


Enjoy Fine Dining at Cafe Rio

Cafe Rio is a restaurant that has delighted customers for many years. Known for their fresh seafood, and delicious steaks, they will also wet your whistle with their tasty cocktail menu and full bar. You'll always find a friendly local crowd at Cafe Rio, that come to enjoy the consistency and quality that Cafe Rio delivers. Come join us for dinner, lunch, or just drinks. You can even bring your four legged friend and enjoy our open patio. We can't wait to see you at the original Cafe Rio in Aptos, California.

Restaurant Hours - Serving Dinner

Monday
Closed
Tuesday
Closed
Wednesday
5:00pm - Close
Thursday
5:00pm - Close
Friday
5:00pm - Close
Saturday
5:00pm - Close
Sunday
5:00pm - Close

Patio Hours - Appetizers and Cocktails

Wednesday - Sunday
3 PM - Close
• Our patio is dog friendly

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.

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23 hours ago

Cafe Rio Aptos

FRIDAY NIGHT SPECIALS

SALAD: burrata salad, spring mix, roasted pistachios,
grilled white peaches, lemon vinaigrette

FISH: pistachio crusted mahi mahi,
coconut basmati rice, caramelized parsnips and carrots

PASTA: butternut squash ravioli, mahi mahi, salmon, tuna, prawns, asparagus, baby spinach, roasted cauliflower cream sauce

MEAT: pepper rib eye steak, sour cherry glaze,
garlic mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus
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2 days ago

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THURSDAY NIGHT SPECIALS

FISH:macadamia crusted swordfish, romanesco sauce, couscous, sautéed baby spinach, asparagus

PASTA: lobster ravioli, salmon swordfish, ahi tuna, prawns, mushrooms, asparagus, red curry sauce
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3 days ago

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6 days ago

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Don't forget next Sunday 5/29 is the last day Cafe Rio will be open!
Make your reservations this week to make sure we have room for you...

SUNDAY SPECIALS

STEAK: Flat Iron Steak, mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus,
mushroom marsala sauce

PASTA: butternut squash ravioli, swordfish, salmon, prawns, bay scallops, baby spinach, mushrooms, chardonnay pesto cream

FISH: parmesan panko crusted sole, mushroom risotto,
butternut squash, piccata sauce
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