AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RIO is pleased to announce the opening of its restaurant in downtown Austin. Located at the corner of West 6th Street and Rio Grande, RIO is a multi-level venue featuring a full-service restaurant, lounge, and rooftop pool with oversized cabanas and spectacular views of the downtown Austin skyline.
The restaurant menu is the creation of Executive Chef Justin Aquino, previously with Mastro’s Steakhouse. The menu is a blended mix of Austin favorites as well as original RIO signature dishes. Menu items include the TFC Sliders: crispy Texas fried chicken, bacon jam, arugula, and spicy aioli on a fresh Walton’s bun; West 6th Fish Tacos: Grilled Mahi-Mahi, pickled cabbage, avocado, cilantro, and RIO salsa on a warm corn tortilla and many more.
The brunch menu was designed to cater to Austin’s weekend crowd with a great mix of breakfast and lunch menu items – as well as Rio’s signature cocktails and reserve wine list.
RIO offers a multitude of entertainment options from its weekend DJs playing at the rooftop pool during the day and night, to over a dozen TVs and a 108” projector screen that allows our customers to enjoy game days in the cool comfort of the 2nd floor restaurant and lounge. RIO offers “Luxury Boxes” for small groups to reserve and enjoy food & drink packages for the full game-day experience.
Please join us at RIO on Saturday, August 31st beginning at 7pm for food & drink specials to commence the opening of Austin’s newest restaurant. RIO does encourage advanced reservations for tables and larger parties. RSVP at info@Rio-Austin.com.
RIO is located in the heart of the West 6th entertainment district at 601 Rio Grande in Austin, Texas. The rooftop is open Thursday-Friday from 7pm to 2am, and Saturday-Sunday from 10am to 2am. The Restaurant is open during the week for Social Hour specials starting at 4pm, and at 10am for brunch on Saturday and Sunday. For more information please visit: http://www.riorooftop.com/.