Nearby Attractions

Attractions near El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

JackRabbit Newport

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.00 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

JackRabbit Newport

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.00 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Bob Roncker's Running Spot offers the largest and widest selection of running shoes in the tri-state area. Consisting of brands like Adidas, Asics, Brooks, Mizuno, New... Read more

Bob Roncker's Running Spot offers the largest and widest selection of running shoes in the tri-state area. Consisting of brands like Adidas, Asics, Brooks, Mizuno, New Balance, Nike, Vibram, and Saucony. Bob Roncker's Running Spot also offers a variety of apparel, accessories, and socks complements the shoes.

The Thompson House

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

The Thompson House

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.04 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Thompson House is a live music venue located in Newport Kentucky. They feature four different stages and four bars. Thompson House has a large variety of bands performing... Read more

Thompson House is a live music venue located in Newport Kentucky. They feature four different stages and four bars. Thompson House has a large variety of bands performing each week. Every Monday they host an Open Mic Night and the first Saturday of every month they host Reggae Nights. Thompson House also offers Haunted Ghost Tours.  

Rotolo

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.06 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Rotolo

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.06 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Boutique bowling center with a full casual Italian-inspired restaurant, bars, patio and bocce.   Rotolo Bowling Bocce Eatery is a boutique bowling alley with plenty... Read more

Boutique bowling center with a full casual Italian-inspired restaurant, bars, patio and bocce.   Rotolo Bowling Bocce Eatery is a boutique bowling alley with plenty of fun to go ‘round. A license for indulgence and bowler’s paradise, Rotolo takes a modern spin on the traditional bowling alley, where it features two full-service bars and 68 seat restaurant, 16 state-of-the-art bowling lanes, a... Read More

Kentucky Pickens

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.07 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Kentucky Pickens

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.07 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Kentucky Pickens is a one-of-a-kind retail destination at Newport on the Levee featuring antiques, collectibles, hard-to-find items and bargains galore. 

Kentucky Pickens is a one-of-a-kind retail destination at Newport on the Levee featuring antiques, collectibles, hard-to-find items and bargains galore. 

The Party Source

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.09 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Party Source

The Party Source

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.09 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

The Party Source is a one stop destination for over 20,000 product selections including beer, wine, spirits, cigars, specialty food, party supplies and more. Enjoy in-... Read more

The Party Source is a one stop destination for over 20,000 product selections including beer, wine, spirits, cigars, specialty food, party supplies and more. Enjoy in-store tastings from the Wine Station plus top shelf and hard-to-find liquors at the Spirits Library. You'll want to leave time to take a free tour of New Riff Distilling just across the parking lot.

Ice Skating on the Levee

South

Approximately 1.09 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Ice Skating on the Levee

South

Approximately 1.09 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

As part of Winter Wonder on the Levee, enjoy a 9,000 square foot ice rink! 

As part of Winter Wonder on the Levee, enjoy a 9,000 square foot ice rink! 

Cincy Tour Bus

South

Approximately 1.10 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Cincy Tour Bus

South

Approximately 1.10 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

What to expect: Whether you are a local resident or just visting this amazing city,  you will leave with a full understanding of how the area evolved and the... Read more

What to expect: Whether you are a local resident or just visting this amazing city,  you will leave with a full understanding of how the area evolved and the wonderful landmarks that stood the test of time. We just can't wait to tell you their stories! Tour length is just shy of two hours and includes a 20 minute "hop off" break at Union Terminal.   Your Tour Bus: Choose your own seat at the... Read More

Bridgeview Box Park

Approximately 1.10 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Bridgeview Box Park

Approximately 1.10 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Bridgeview Box Park is a vibrant destination for the community to savor delightful “take-out” fare and relish the waterfront views. At this open-air park, you will find a... Read more

Bridgeview Box Park is a vibrant destination for the community to savor delightful “take-out” fare and relish the waterfront views. At this open-air park, you will find a tiki-themed bar, delicious baked goods and coffee, Asian street food, and more. The Box Park has added many heaters and a giant tent over the Box Park for the colder months so guests can comfortably enjoy the great atmosphere of... Read More

Newport Aquarium

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.12 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
 Cincinnati Aquarium: Shark Bridge, Newport Aquarium

Newport Aquarium

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.12 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Delighting families since 1999, Newport Aquarium welcomes your family to discover the wonder of an underwater world. SEA thousands of the world’s most exotic aquatic... Read more

Delighting families since 1999, Newport Aquarium welcomes your family to discover the wonder of an underwater world. SEA thousands of the world’s most exotic aquatic creatures as you waddle with playful penguins, meet rare white alligators, be surrounded by sharks and surprised by smiling stingrays. Dare to cross the first-in-the-world Shark Bridge – the only suspension bridge in North America... Read More

Bourbon, Brews and a Winery Too!

South

Approximately 1.14 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Cincy Brew Bus

Bourbon, Brews and a Winery Too!

South

Approximately 1.14 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Can’t decide between Cincy Brew Bus' Cincinnati winery tours, brew bus trips, and distillery experiences? Now you don’t have to! Their fun and exciting 5 hour Bourbon,... Read more

Can’t decide between Cincy Brew Bus' Cincinnati winery tours, brew bus trips, and distillery experiences? Now you don’t have to! Their fun and exciting 5 hour Bourbon, Beer and Wine tasting tour gives you a little bit of everything you love in one memorable tasting experience! Visit New Riff Distilling in Newport, KY for the distillery tour, the Littlefield in Northside for a bourbon flight... Read More

Newport on the Levee

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.14 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Bridgeview Box Park (photo: Newport on the Levee)

Newport on the Levee

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.14 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Opened in 2001, Newport on the Levee is a multi-level retail entertainment center, located across from downtown Cincinnati on the south bank of the Ohio River in Newport,... Read more

Opened in 2001, Newport on the Levee is a multi-level retail entertainment center, located across from downtown Cincinnati on the south bank of the Ohio River in Newport, Kentucky. Hosting nearly 4.5 million guests each year upon 380,000 square feet of unique retail and restaurant space, Newport on the Levee features a variety of office space, retail, dining, lodging and entertainment options,... Read More

Purple People Bridge

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.15 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Purple People Bridge

Purple People Bridge

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.15 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

First opened in 1872 as Cincinnati's first railroad bridge spanning the Ohio River, the L&N Railroad Bridge evolved through the years to accommodate streetcar,... Read more

First opened in 1872 as Cincinnati's first railroad bridge spanning the Ohio River, the L&N Railroad Bridge evolved through the years to accommodate streetcar, pedestrian and automobile traffic before becoming a pedestrian-only bridge in May 2003 and was given the nickname Purple People Bridge. At 2,670 feet in length, it is the longest connector of its kind in the country that links two... Read More

New Riff Distilling

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.15 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
New Riff (Photo: New Riff)

New Riff Distilling

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.15 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

New Riff crafts a range of whiskeys—Bourbon, Rye, and eventually Malted Rye and a host of specialty recipes—as well as Kentucky Wild Gin. New Riff Distilling’s core... Read more

New Riff crafts a range of whiskeys—Bourbon, Rye, and eventually Malted Rye and a host of specialty recipes—as well as Kentucky Wild Gin. New Riff Distilling’s core Bourbon is a genuinely high-rye, full bodied whiskey offering savory, spicy character. Schedule a guided tour of the distillery for an up-close immersion in the urban bourbon experience. New Riff is a member of Kentucky Bourbon Trail... Read More

Riverfront Commons

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.16 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Newport on the Levee (photo: Katie Scheper)

Riverfront Commons

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.16 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Still under development, Riverfront Commons is an 11.5-mile uninterrupted walking, running, and biking trail that will ink Northern Kentucky’s six river cities – Ludlow,... Read more

Still under development, Riverfront Commons is an 11.5-mile uninterrupted walking, running, and biking trail that will ink Northern Kentucky’s six river cities – Ludlow, Covington, Newport, Bellevue, Dayton, and Fort Thomas – to the City of Cincinnati and other local trail systems. This trail is the signature project of Southbank Partners, a community and economic development organization that... Read More

SS Tiki Tours

South

Approximately 1.19 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
SS Tiki Tours (photo: SS Tiki Tours)

SS Tiki Tours

South

Approximately 1.19 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Private boat rides on the majestic Ohio River in Cincinnati. Cruise aboard a Hawaiian style party boat, a unique and memorable experience! Fantastic sightseeing tours.... Read more

Private boat rides on the majestic Ohio River in Cincinnati. Cruise aboard a Hawaiian style party boat, a unique and memorable experience! Fantastic sightseeing tours. Bring your own food & drinks (BYOB). Bluetooth sound system. Bathroom on board. USCG captain provided. Fireworks & concerts cruises available. Optional trip insurance. Worry free reschedule or refund in case of severe... Read More

BB Riverboats

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.28 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
BB Riverboats(photo: A Imaging)

BB Riverboats

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.28 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Inspired by Cincinnati’s endearing bond to the river, BB Riverboats’ founder, Ben Bernstein, along with close friend and industry pioneer, Betty Blake, sought to provide a... Read more

Inspired by Cincinnati’s endearing bond to the river, BB Riverboats’ founder, Ben Bernstein, along with close friend and industry pioneer, Betty Blake, sought to provide a new opportunity—one centered on adventure, beauty, and discovery. They envisioned a journey where lasting memories would be created by the undeniable romance of the river—and a dining experience whose ever-changing backdrop... Read More

Magic Realms VR

South

Approximately 1.28 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Magic Realms VR

South

Approximately 1.28 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Virtual Reality arcade in Fort Thomas Kentucky. 

Virtual Reality arcade in Fort Thomas Kentucky. 

Fort Thomas Antiques & Design Center

South, Southeast

Approximately 1.29 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Fort Thomas Antiques & Design Center

South, Southeast

Approximately 1.29 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Fort Thomas Antiques and Design Center offers a unique selection of antiques, repurposed furniture, and design concepts with over 100 vendors. The store also offers a... Read more

Fort Thomas Antiques and Design Center offers a unique selection of antiques, repurposed furniture, and design concepts with over 100 vendors. The store also offers a  bourbon bar, wine bar, and coffee shop, to enjoy as you browse their selection.

Bella on the Avenue

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.39 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Bella on the Avenue

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.39 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Upscale consignment boutique for women, featuring brand names such as Ann Taylor, J. Crew, Talbots and Chico’s. Also, carries a wide selection of bags, jewelry, and... Read more

Upscale consignment boutique for women, featuring brand names such as Ann Taylor, J. Crew, Talbots and Chico’s. Also, carries a wide selection of bags, jewelry, and accessories.

Circle of Hope

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.39 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Circle of Hope

South, Riverfront

Approximately 1.39 miles from from El Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant

Retail store featuring the works of local artisans. All profits made from artwork go toward charity

Retail store featuring the works of local artisans. All profits made from artwork go toward charity