EL Rio Mexican Restaurant shares the Hill Country Square Shopping Center with the China Bowl restaurant, just two doors down. Located close to the corner of Bandera Road and Main Street, and this Mexican restaurant is busy spot during lunch. Plenty of parking in a wide variety of menu choices make this a good selection for a group. Weekly lunch specials are offered Monday through Friday from 11 AM to 2:30 PM.
The menu is Tex-Mex including Chicken Fried Steak for $8.99 topped with gravy and served with fries. Not wanting something that heavy at lunch hour? Try the Fajita Cobb Salad (beef or chicken) served with Romain lettuce, cheese, avocado tomatoes, olives and bacon. Looking for more traditional Mexican fare? Try the Chalupa’s or one of EL Rio’s entrées such as the Carne Guisada plate. This restaurant also offers seafood, fried catfish and shrimp fajitas. It’s perfect place for children boasting a large variety of 15 items on the menu for only $4.99. They also have old-fashioned bottled sodas to take out.
There are two large rooms and plenty of seating and a full bar. They proudly post their banner showing that they won the readers choice award for 2013 and 2014 and Boerne. We’re sure you will agree with the rest of Boerne!
Call for reservations or to book their private dining room. Catering also available. 1361 S. Main Boerne.