Urban Rio is Plano’s newest and most exciting Mexican Cantina & Grill.

Located in the original Plano Ice House, which originally opened in 1917, Urban Rio will bring cuisine from all around the Rio Grand Valley.

Urban Rio- "A little bit of Texas, a little bit of Mexico, bound by the "Rio," built with a lot of pride in our Urban Culture!"




Nacho Libre Natchos

White Cake

Tomatillo Ench


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Vegie Skewers

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Shrimp Cocktail


Grilled Peach



Tequila Tasting

Hours of Operation:

Open Daily: 11 AM – 2 AM
Brunch Menu offered
Sat. & Sun. from 11AM - 3PM

Come join us for Happy Hour!
Monday-Friday: 4 PM - 7 PM

Latest News
  • 12/5/2013   - Cool and Classy Urban Rio -
    Plano Profile features Urban Rio's appetizers, entrees and desserts in its December issue.
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  • 5/5/2013   - Urban Rio Voted Best Nachos! -
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  • 12/17/2012   - Dallas Observer names Urban Rio! -
    Dallas Observer names Urban Rio as one of the nine best Tex-Mex restaurants in Dallas!
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  • 11/14/2012   - Urban Rio Voted Best New Restaurant in D-Magazine -
    Nancy Nicholes Updates Readers about best new Restaurants in D Magazine
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  • 9/24/2012   - Urban Rio in Plano Features Great Chips and Salsa -
    Nancy Nicholes speaks out in D Magazine
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  • 8/15/2012   - Urban Rio & The Ice House featured on About.com! -
    About.com overviews Urban Rio, On The Rocks, and Rooftop Event Spot.
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  • 8/15/2012   - Urban Rio featured on Thrillist -
    Urban Rio is featured on Thrillist. Check out the video by Chef Olmos.
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  • 7/10/2012   - Urban Rio Heats Things Up In Downtown Plano! -
    Urban Rio at The Ice House is featured in the Dallas Examiner!
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  • 6/29/2012   - Featured Cocktail Story -
    UrbanRio has one of the "Freshest Margaritas in Dallas".
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  • 6/18/2012   - Chef Ryan Olmos On TV -
    Urban Rio Chef Ryan Olmos shares his recipe for chicken quesadillas with roasted corn and cotija relish.
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  • 6/7/2012   - New Mexican-concept, Urban Rio -
    Bonnie and Nathan Shea, Urban Crust founders, will debut a Mexican-concept, Urban Rio, in late June.
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  • 5/30/2012   - UrbanRio set to open! -
    Urban Rio to open in Plano in June with menu consult from chef Mark Miller.
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  • 12/16/2011   - Urban Rio - New in Plano -
    Urban Rio, the Mexican sibling to Plano's Urban Crust, will open in 2012.
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