Explore the 4 most popular spots in Riverside's Canyon Crest neighborhood

Explore the 4 most popular spots in Riverside's Canyon Crest neighborhood
Isabella's Cupcakes & More | Photo: Noemy M./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on August 29, 2019.

Looking to uncover all that Canyon Crest has to offer? Get to know this Riverside neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a bakery to an Italian deli.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Canyon Crest, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Isabella's Cupcakes & More

Photo: Isabella's Cupcakes & More/Yelp

Topping the list is bakery Isabella's Cupcakes & More, which offers cupcakes, macarons and more. Located at 5225 Canyon Crest Drive, Suite 28, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 299 reviews on Yelp.

Established in 2014, the shop bakes up cupcakes in a variety of flavors, from tiramisu and snickerdoodle to strawberry and salted caramel. The bakery also offers French macarons and custom cakes.

2. Helios Cigar Lounge

Photo: Helios Cigar Lounge/Yelp

Next up is tobacco shop Helios Cigar Lounge, situated at 5225 Canyon Crest Drive, Suite 25. With five stars out of 82 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

Expect to find premium cigars, pipe tobacco and a wide variety of accessories. 

3. Espettos Grill

Photo: Brian O./Yelp

Brazilian spot Espettos Grill is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 5225 Canyon Crest Drive, Suite 57, 4.5 stars out of 159 reviews. 

The grill offers skewer plates served with white rice, black beans and vinaigrette, as well as sandwiches, salads and sides like fried plantains and yucca fries.

When it comes to dessert, look for pineapple upside-down cake, passion fruit mousse and traditional flan.

4. Marisa's Italian Deli

Photo: Tish S./Yelp

And then there's Marisa's Italian Deli, which has earned four stars out of 299 reviews on Yelp. You can find the deli, wine bar and Italian spot at 5225 Canyon Crest Drive, Suite 20.

Check the menu for items such as ricotta toast with strawberries and honey and antipasto salad with salami, mortadella, capicolla and jumbo pepperoni. For dessert, try the cannolis topped with pistachios or chocolate chips.

View the menu here.

This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.