112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

This page is about the 2014 conference. For 2015 conference info, go to PAMLA 2015.

Places to Eat in Riverside

Downtown Riverside 
Riverside, CA 92501


Simple Simon’s Bakery and Bistro ($$)
3639 Main St
(951) 369-6030
One of the favorite casual dining spots in downtown Riverside, a brief walk from the convention center.

The Upper Crust Sandwich Shoppe ($)
3573 Main St
(951) 784-3149

The Salted Pig ($$)
This hip gastropub features a wide variety of craft beers and fresh food taking advantage of seasonal ingredients.  Make sure to try their bacon fat popcorn!
3700 12th St
(951) 848-4020

Mario’s Place ($$$)
Northern Italian Cuisine
This award-winning restaurant features a modern twist on Northern Italian cuisine. While it is one of the pricier dining options downtown, it is well worth it.
3646 Mission Inn Ave
(951) 684-7755

Café Sevilla ($$)
If you have a hankering for a taste of Spain, try Café Sevilla for tapas. Their cabrales bleu cheese dates are a must! 
3252 Mission Inn Ave.
(951) 778-0611

Tio’s Tacos ($)
Mexican Cuisine
This festive Mexican restaurant is home to some of Riverside’s most impressive folk art.  Make sure to leave time to wander through the eclectic collection of artwork while sipping an agua fresca.
3948 Mission Inn Ave
(951) 788-0230

The Tamale Factory ($$)
Mexican Cuisine
3663 Main Street
(951) 342-3023

Mezcal Cantina Y Cocina ($$)
Mexican Cuisine
3737 Main Street #100
(951) 888-2240

Doña Timos La Cascada ($-$$)
3635 University Ave.
(951) 684-8614

Mission Inn Restaurants
The Mission Inn houses a wide variety of restaurants.  If you have the time, try catching the champagne brunch at the Mission Inn Restaurant on Sunday.
3649 Mission Inn Avenue 

Bella Trattoria Italian Bistro ($$)
Southern Italian Cuisine

Duane’s Prime Steaks & Seafood ($$$)

54° at Duane’s ($$$)
Wine Bar

Mission Inn Restaurant ($$$)

Las Campanas ($$)
Mexican Cuisine

Presidential Lounge ($$)

Casey's Cupcakes ($$)
This Cupcake Wars winning shop features a broad range of classic and inventive cupcake flavors.
(951) 328-6908
3649 Mission Inn Ave. (at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa)  

Elephant Thai ($$)
3720 Mission Inn Ave

C3 Restaurant and Mile Square Lounge (Marriott Riverside) ($$)
3400 Market St. (inside Marriott Riverside)
(951) 786-7147

Worthington's Tavern ($)
3587 University Ave.
(951) 779-9169

ProAbition Kitchen & Cocktails ($$)
Whiskey Lounge and Kitchen
3597 Main St.
For a taste of 1920s style, try out Riverside’s prohibition-themed whiskey lounge and restaurant. 

W. Wolfskill
Craft cocktails with artisanal ingredients.
4281 Main St
(951) 848-4020 

Gram's Mission Barbeque Palace ($)
3527 Main St.
(951) 782-8219
Gram's has inexpensive but tasty barbecue, and is very close to the convention center.

D-Dogs Restaurant ($-$$)
3557 University Ave.

Ooka Japanese Restaurant ($$)
Sushi and Habachi
3525 Riverside Plaza Dr., Suite 200
(951) 779-0099
A brief drive from the Riverside Convention Center (not walking distance). Considered by many to be the best Japanese restaurant in the area.

Pacific Cabin Sushi ($$)
Sushi Bar
3770 Ninth St.
(951) 782-0888

Old Spaghetti Factory ($$)
Italian Cuisine
3191 Mission Inn Ave.
(951) 784-4417

Lake Alice Trading Co. ($$)
3616 University Ave.
(951) 686-7343

Menagerie ($)
Gay and LGBT Bar
3581 University Ave
(951) 788-8000

Art’s Bar and Grill ($$)
3357 University Ave
(951) 683-9520


Downtown Coffee

Augie's Coffee Roasters
4205 Main St.

Back to the Grind
3575 University Ave.
(951) 784-0800
A long time college and downtown coffee house hangout.

3311 Market St.
(951) 782-9836

Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
3712 Mission Inn Ave., N-4
(951) 684-3803

Coffee Court
3649 10th St.
(951) 328-0866

Molino's Coffee
3660 Mission Inn Ave



Near UCR
Riverside, CA 92507


Jammin’ Bread ($$)

Bakery and Sandwiches

This charming bakery serves a range of sandwiches and baked treats and is located in the Canyon Crest Towne Center. 
5255 Canyon Crest Dr.

Bldg 17, Ste 17A

(951) 369-1869


Mangone Trattoria and Market ($$)

Italian Cuisine

Contemporary Italian, with many housemade ingredients, including home grown vegetables in season. A short drive from the Convention Center.

1630 Spruce Street

(951) 781-8840


Canyon Crust ($$)

Pizza, Salad, Paninis

Located in the Canyon Crest Towne Center, this pizzeria serves a broad range of gourmet pizzas from Buffalo chicken to shrimp scampi and from goat cheese with roasted peppers to Thai chicken.

5225 Canyon Crest Dr #92

(951) 682-7878


San Juan Barbecue

Authentic Puerto Rican Food in a modest strip mall, a short drive from the Convention Center.

10203 Hole Ave, Riverside, CA 92503

(951) 588-6555