Aloha Pizza & Pasta. Aloha’s serves authentic hand-tossed pizza from fresh dough that’s made daily. But if you’re not into the pizza thing, they also serve sandwiches, pastas and salads. 755 W. Blaine St., Riverside, 951.788.8830. $$
Café Sevilla. Spanish fare, Tapas bar, the works. Also has dinner shows on weekends. In The Marketplace. 3252 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, 951.778.0611. $$$
Cask N’ Cleaver. In the mood for a great steak, fresh seafood, a mouth-watering burger, a great salad or just cocktails and appetizers at the bar? Cask N’ Cleaver is the perfect place. Live entertainment every Thursday night. 1333 University Ave., Riverside, 951.682.4580. $$$
Citrus City Grille. Citrus City Grille offers a mix of cuisine to satisfy any palate and a full menu of salads, soups and entrees including steaks, seafood, a delicious Kobe burger and various sandwiches. 3555 Riverside Plaza Dr. #100, Riverside, 951.274.9099. $$
Duane’s Prime Steak & Seafood. Located at the historic Mission Inn, Duane’s is one of five restaurants on-site and is open Monday through Friday for lunch and dinner and Sunday for brunch. 3649 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, 951.784.0300. $$$
Faces Riverside. Full service restaurant and bar featuring an eclectic menu, excellent food, weekly entertainment, large heated patio, conference/party rooms, dance floor and a large selection of quality cigars, all at affordable prices. 1725 Spruce St., Riverside, 951.351.8968. $$
Gerard’s French Restaurant. A landmark in Riverside, this comfortable restaurant serves the finest in classic French cuisine, in the charming atmosphere of an old house. 9814 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, 951.687.4882. $$$
Las Campanas Restaurant. Located at the historic Mission Inn, Las Campanas is one of five restaurants on-site. With Mexican meals served in an outdoor setting, the restaurant is open daily for lunch and dinner and Sunday for brunch and dinner. 3649 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, 951.341.6767. $$
Mario’s Place. Business casual atmosphere, wine and ale varieties, and exquisite cuisine. 3646 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, 951.684.7755. $$$
Market Broiler. Open daily at 11am for lunch and dinner. Lunch is served until 3pm. The Market Broiler offers a children’s menu, senior’s discount and full bar. 3525 Merrill St., Riverside, 951.276.9007.
Mission Inn Restaurant. Mission Inn Restaurant is one of five restaurants at the historical site. They offer Italian, Mexican, American and fine dining. Their more popular dishes are among their steak and seafood fine dining menus. 3649 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, 951.341.6767. $$$
Mr. T’s Family Restaurant. For breakfast, try the biscuits and pork sausage gravy-with actual potatoes, eggs exactly how you ask for them, and piping hot. For lunch, try the thick rye and corned beef Reuben with Swiss, "secret sauce" and actual sauerkraut. 4307 Main St., Riverside, 951.781.8707.
Olivia’s Mexican Restaurant. Since 1978, Olivia’s has been serving up some of the finest Mexican food in the Inland Empire. Everything is made fresh daily and if you haven’t been here before, you’re missing out. 9447 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, 951.689.2131. $
Pepito’s. This is one full-service restaurant! They have a main room, three outdoor patios and a bar & grill, all serving up authentic Mexican fare and seafood. 6539 Magnolia Ave., Riverside, 951.788.2652; www.pepitos-restaurant.com. $
Phở Saigon. Phở is a clear broth soup served with thin noodles that can be vegetarian or filled with chicken, shrimp or beef. And it’s good. 1450 N. University Ave., Ste N, Riverside. 951.369.0306. $
Templo Del Sol. What could be better than a bunch of meat, cheese, beans and veggies wrapped in a large flour tortilla? Deep-fried. 1365 University Ave., Riverside, 951.682.6562.
Ten Ren’s Tea Time. Best boba in Riverside, but try the coffee boba with custard or the strawberry green tea for a bit of a change up. The food ain’t bad either. Try the eel and sausage fried rice offerings. 1400 University Ave., Riverside, 951.686.5591. $
Tony’s Eatery And Melody Bar. Tony’s Eatery & Melody Bar serves a unique mix of European and American fare. The menu features steaks, sandwiches, salads and an awesome jumbo shrimp cocktail. 3812 Pierce St., Riverside, 951.689.0667. $