We we're one of the first to mention that the former Rio Grill Brazilian Steakhouse ( now closed ) from the South Hill was opening a new fast food Brazilian restaurant concept at River Park Square. And, now we can share that their new Rio Grill Brazilian Express is now officially open for business.
Rio Grill Brazilian Express is a tenant of the River Park Square food court, in the former Cruisers space, next to Panda Express. The new business is locally owned & operated and is a healthier alternative to regular fast food. The new Rio Grill has a unique and special Charrasco grill that slowly rotates their 3 meats over an open flame. This allows the flavors and natural juices to baste back into the meat.
The meat is added to their dishes that are served in a entrée form or in a salad. All are served with freshly prepared fruits, veggies , rice and breads. Their menu is compact, but fairly priced and delicious sounding. Here is a look at their current menu as of opening-
For more information on the new Rio Grill Brazilian Express, visit their web site at-