Your guide to the 5 top spots in Riverside's La Sierra South neighborhood

Your guide to the 5 top spots in Riverside's La Sierra South neighborhood
Chilitos Mexican Grill | Photo: Steve C./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on September 03, 2019.

Visiting La Sierra South, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Riverside neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a hair salon to a poke place.

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

1. The Low-Key Poke Joint

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Topping the list is bar and New American spot The Low-Key Poke Joint, which offers poke and more. Located at 11860 Magnolia Ave., it's the most popular business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 1,041 reviews on Yelp. 

The restraint's signature menu item is the "sushirrito," which "consists of green tea-infused bamboo rice, salmon, fatty tuna, crab meat and vegetables rolled into nori seaweed and dusted with crumbled Hot Cheetos," according to the website

You may also build your own sushi bowl or wrap with ingredients like spicy salmon, scallops, green onion, avocado, fried garlic, dried seaweed and more. There are uni fries and uni pasta, too.

2. Chilitos Mexican Grill

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Next up is Mexican spot Chilitos Mexican Grill, situated at 3847 S. Pierce St., Suite F. With 4.5 stars out of 294 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

On the menu, you'll find burritos, fajitas, tacos, enchiladas, nachos, quesadillas, tortas and more. 

3. Pretty in Pink Salon

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Hair salon, nail salon and eyelash service spot Pretty in Pink Salon is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 3812 Pierce St., Suite G, four stars out of 53 reviews. 

The salon offers services like hair cuts and colors, extensions, highlights, eyelash extensions, teeth whitening, eyebrow services and more. 

4. Papa Joe's Pizza

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Check out Papa Joe's Pizza, which has earned four stars out of 118 reviews on Yelp. You can find the spot to score pizza, sandwiches and salads at 10555 Indiana Ave., Suite 104. 

You can build your own pizza, or choose from one of the specialty pies like the chicken club, the shrimp and roasted pepper or the Mediterranean. The pizzeria also has a 28-inch pizza, with approximately 47 slices of pizza.

There are also buffalo wings, salads, pasta, sandwiches, calzones and more. 

5. CornholeAntics

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Finally, there's CornholeAntics, a local favorite with 4.5 stars out of 15 reviews. Stop by 11731 Sterling Ave., Unit I to hit up the spot to score sporting goods and more next time you're in the neighborhood.

"Cornhole, believed to have been invented by the early native Americans is no longer the crude game of dried animal bladders filled with corn. It has become the sophisticated game played by elite athletes with premium bags in one hand and a drink in the other," according to the business' website. 

Here, you'll find custom cornhole boards and cornhole bags for your next backyard party. 

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.