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Top Restaurants and Hotels

Explore some of Riverside's best eats, treats and places to sleep
as you plan your trip to UCR.

From cafes to steakhouses, brewing companies to bistros, Riverside hosts a delicious mix of dining options. Whether it’s local favorites — such as the Mission Inn Restaurants or Mario’s Place — or popular chains including the Elephant Bar, Cheesecake Factory, the Yard House and PF Chang’s, grab a menu and bring your appetite!

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Riverside’s Top 25 Restaurants in a 5-mile radius

  • Pepito's Mexican Restaurant
    6539 Magnolia Ave.
    Riverside
    951-788-2652
  • Pietro's Italian Cuisine
    6788 Brockton Ave.
    Riverside
    951-784-1310
  • Santana's Mexican Food
    1450 University Ave., #P
    Riverside
    951-686-3966
  • Simple Simon's Bakery & Cafe
    3639 Main St.
    Riverside
    951-369-6030
  • Sub Station Sandwiches
    3663 Canyon Crest Dr, #C
    Riverside
    951-683-4523
  • Taco Station
    4088 Mission Inn Ave.
    Riverside
    951-782-8226
  • Templo Del Sol
    1365 University Ave.
    Riverside
    951-682-7047
  • Tony's Mexican Food
    3870 Chicago Ave.
    Riverside
    951-788-4410
  • Zacatecas Café
    2472 University Ave.
    Riverside
    951-683-3939

You have several hotel options, both near UC Riverside and closer to downtown with its lively nightlife and popular restaurants. The hotels listed below are all first-class and many have special discounted rates for guests visiting UC Riverside.

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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