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Blue Adobe Sante Fe Grille

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Fire Roasted Salsa & Tri-Colored Tortilla Chips. Complimentary with the purchase of an entrée. Refills by request
Four Corners Bean Con Queso
Blend of Cheeses, Tomatoes, Leeks & Green Chili hand mashed with Pinto Beans. Pico De Gallo & Sour Cream
Green Chile Lobster Dip
Generous Chunks of Lobster Meat Sautéed with Green Chiles, Fresh Garlic, Spinach, Asiago & Fontina Cheese. Crispy Flour Tortilla Chips
Queso Blanco
Creamy blend of Cheeses, Roasted Green Chilies, Garlic and Tomatoes. Topped with Avocado and Cilantro, served with Warm Chips
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
Generous Size Shrimp and Blue Adobe Cocktail Sauce
Green Chile Corn Crab Cakes
Crab mixed with Green Chili, Corn and Cilantro, dipped and rolled in Panko Bread Crumbs. Cilantro Tartar Sauce
Fresh Guacamole
Great addition to our Award Winning Chips & Salsa
Triple Dipper
Guacamole, Bean Con Queso and Lobster Dip
Old Family Recipe "Cheese Crisp"
Shredded Jack & Cheddar melted over a Flour Tortilla
Fried Calamari Steaks served with Sweet and Spicy Chili Pepper Glaze
Hatch Catch Sampler
Pecan Grilled Shrimp (4), Mini Crab Cakes (4), and Our Decadent Green Chile Lobster Dip
Add to your salad: Chicken $5, Ancho Salmon $6, Shrimp (4) $6, Tenderloin $10
Adobe Salad
Spring Mix tossed with Orange Chipotle Vinaigrette, Goat Cheese, Roasted Red Peppers and Fried Tortilla Strips
New Mexican Caesar Salad
Romaine Lettuce tossed with Tequila Lime Dressing, Asiago Cheese, Roasted Red Peppers and Fried Tortilla Strips
Silver City Spinach
Spinach Leaves tossed with Raspberry Vinaigrette, Gorgonzola Cheese, Strawberries and Roasted Pine nuts
Chip Chop Salad
Crisp bowl of chopped Romaine tossed with Ranch Dressing. Bean Con Queso, Guacamole, Sour Cream, Pico De Gallo and Shredded Cheddar and Jack. Flour Tortilla Chips.Shredded Beef, Chicken or Pulled Pork
Green Chile Corn Chowder
New England meets New Mexico! Sweet Blend of Corn, Green Chiles & Pecan Grilled Chicken Topped with Fried Tortilla Strips
Red Chile Pork Posole
A spicy mix of Roasted Pork and Hominy in Red chile Broth. Cabbage, Limes and a warm flour tortilla
Soup and Salad
Cup of Chowder or Posole with choice of side salad
Wedge Salad
Quarter head of Iceberg Lettuce, Jalapeno, Bacon, Tomato, topped with our Homemade Ranch Dressing
Blue Adobe Burger
Phoenix Magazine's Top 10! Half Pound Beef Patty, Cheddar and Bacon, cooked to order over a pecan wood grill. Fries. Green Chile Optional! Available Protein Variety, served with Lettuce, Red Onion, BBQ Sauce, Tomato and no bun
Original Burger
Half Pound Beef Patty, cooked to order over a pecan wood grill. Topped with a Cheese Relleno. Fries
Pulled Pork Adobo Sandwich
Fresh Potato Bun topped with Honey Adobo Pork, Creamy Apple Slaw and Fried Onion Strings. Fries
Salmon BLT Wrap
Wrapped in a Chipotle Flour Tortilla, Ancho Seared Salmon, Maple Bacon, Lettuce and Chipotle Tomato Relish. Fries
Pecan Grilled Chicken Sandwich
Pecan Grilled Chicken Breast, Jack Cheese, Avocado and Chipotle Tomato Relish on a Potato Bun. Fries
Chicken Caesar Wrap
Pecan Grilled Chicken breast tossed in Tequila Lime Caesar Dressing, Romaine, Roasted Red Peppers and Asiago, wrapped in a Chipotle Flour Tortilla. Fruit
Salmon Wrap
Ancho seared Salmon tossed in Spring Mix, Goat Cheese, Roasted Red Peppers and Orange Chipotle Vinaigrette, wrapped in a Chipotle Flour Tortilla and Fruit
Garlic Shrimp Pizza
House Tossed Dough, Chipotle Shrimp, Cilantro Pesto, Roasted Garlic, Pine Nuts & Fontina Cheese
Portabella Pizza
House Tossed Dough, Roasted Garlic Sautéed Portabella Mushrooms, Spinach, Red Peppers and Goat Cheese
Chicken Quesadilla
Pecan Grilled Chicken, Hatch Green Chiles, Monterey Jack & Cheddar. Side: Sour Cream & Pico de Gallo
Shrimp Quesadilla
Pecan Grilled Shrimp, Caramelized Onions, Roasted Red Peppers, Monterey Jack & Cheddar. Side: Sour Cream & Mango Salsa
Spicy Chicken Pizza
House Tossed Dough, Pecan Grilled Chicken, Garlic Pesto, Salsa, Pico de Gallo & a blend of Fontina & Asiago Cheese
BBQ Chicken Pizza
House Tossed Dough, Chipotle BBQ Sauce, Pecan Grilled Chicken, Cilantro and Fontina Cheese
Southwest Chicken Pasta
Linguini, Pecan Grilled Chicken, Corn, Beans, Asiago, Pine Nuts and Tomatoes with Chipotle Cream Sauce
High Desert Pasta
Linguini, Garlic, Pine Nuts, Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Asiago and Cilantro, tossed with white wine & olive oil
Add a cup of soup or side Salad $3. All Adobe plates are served with Rice and beans
Carne Adovada
Pork Roast simmered in house seasonings and immersed in our Red Chile Adobo Sauce. Cilantro Garnish & Flour Tortilla
Ancho Salmon*, Pecan Grilled Shrimp*, Crab Cake* or Tenderloin $12.99
Lazy Tacos
Soft Corn Tortillas with Cabbage, Pico De Gallo, Tortilla Strips and Adobo Sour Cream. Chicken or Shredded Beef. Cilantro Tartar Sauce
Mini $10.0
Regular $12.0
Caramelized Onions, Jack & Cheddar Cheese, placed in a Large Flour Tortilla, folded, then deep fried to create a light crispy texture, then topped off with Adobo Sour Cream. In either Chicken or Shredded Beef
Blue Seafood Enchiladas
Blue Corn Tortilla Enchiladas filled with Halibut, Salmon & Shrimp then topped with Salsa Verde
Enchanted Garden Enchiladas
Corn Tortillas filled with Sautéed Mushrooms, Spinach, Zucchini, Corn, Onions and Mixed Cheese
Mini Chicken or Beef Chimi served with a Portabella Mushroom Enchilada smothered with Amaretto Mushroom Cream Sauce
Cruz Kitchen
Tenderloin Relleno, Smoked Pork Tamale
Cheese Rellenos! $12.99
Shrimp Rellenos stuffed with Fontina Cheese! $15.95
Spooning Rellenos
Fire Roasted Anaheim Peppers, peeled, then filled with Beef Tenderloin, Chorizo, Jack & Cheddar
Taos Combo
Honey Smoked Pork Tamale, Tenderloin Relleno & Shrimp Enchilada
Stacked Enchiladas Enchiladas, New Mexican Style! Corn Tortillas stacked on top of each other smothered in Red or Green Chile or, Christmas Style: Red & Green Chile. True Blue New Mexicans add a Fried Egg on top $1.50
Double $12.0
Triple $14.0
Chicken, Shredded Beef, Carne Adovada
Double $13.0
Triple $15.0
Pecan Grilled Shrimp or Tenderloin
Customized Santa CaFe Plate. One item $10, Two items $12, Three items $15
Smoked Pork Tamale, Carne Adovada, Chicken Burro, Shredded Beef Burro, Cheese Relleno
Chicken Enchilada, Shredded Beef Enchilada, Garden Enchilada, Cheese Enchilada
Chicken Taco, Shredded Beef Taco, Crab Cake Taco, Shrimp Taco, Salmon Taco
Sensational Craves
Lobster Tamale, Shrimp Enchilada, Portobello Enchilada, Seafood Enchilada, Shrimp Relleno, Tenderloin Relleno. $2 additional charge for each Sensational Craves
Add a cup of soup or side salad $3
Chorizo Stuffed Chicken
Pecan Roasted Chicken Breast stuffed with Green Chiles, Fontina Cheese and Chorizo, smothered with an Amaretto Mushroom Cream Sauce. Green Chile Potato & Sautéed Vegetables
Single Loaf $10.99
Double Loaf $14.0
Last Night's Meat Loaf
A Traditional Meat Loaf with distinct Southwestern Flavors of Blue Adobe Chorizo and Hatch Chiles. Buttery Potato Pancake and Sautéed Vegetables
Santa Fe Bay (Fresh Catch)
Ancho Seared Seasonal Catch topped with Jalapeño Hollandaise side by side with a Red Chile Shrimp Enchilada. Sautéed Vegetables & Rice
Las Cruces Lobster Tamales
Twin Lobster Tamales with Mango Salsa & Raspberry Chipotle. Maple Red Chile Mashed Potatoes and Sautéed Vegetables
Fish and Chips
Panko Breaded Halibut with Cilantro Tartar Sauce, Fries and house Coleslaw
Ancho Chile Rubbed Salmon
Fresh Salmon seared with house seasonings and topped with Chipotle Tomato Relish. Green Chile Potato & Sautéed Vegetables
1/2 Rack $16.0
Full Rack $20.0
Ancho Chile Rubbed BBQ Ribs
Baby Back Ribs Rubbed in Ancho Chile finished with a Honey Chipotle Glaze, Served with a Jalapeno Bacon, Tomato, and Avocado Wedge Salad. Green Chile Corn Bread
Ocean Front, New Mexico
Shrimp Cocktail Relleno on a painted plate of Shrimp Cocktail Sauce, Lobster Tamale with Mango Salsa & Raspberry Chipotle. Red Chile Rice
Creme Brulee
Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie
Sopapilla la Familia
Monzana Sopapilla
One Scoop $2.0
Two Scoops $4.0
Vanilla Ice Cream
All our steaks are wood fire grilled USDA Choice Beef
Land of Enchantment*
Choice Beef Tenderloin Medallion grilled to order over pecan wood, topped with a Twin Chipotle Shrimp dressed with Jalapeño Hollandaise. Served with a Chicken Enchilada smothered with Red Chile Sauce, Green Chile Potato and Sautéed Vegetables
Oscar Medallion*
Choice Beef Tenderloin Medallion grilled to order over pecan wood, topped with Blue Crab Meat dressed with Jalapeño Béarnaise and a dash of Red Tortilla Strips. Asparagus and Chipotle Pasta
Choice Beef Tenderloin Medallion grilled to order over pecan wood, topped with Jalapeño Hollandaise. Served with Chipotle Pasta, Green Chile Potato and Sautéed Vegetables
Steak & Portabella*
Beef Tenderloin Medallion grilled over pecan wood and a Portabella Mushroom Enchilada with Amaretto Mushroom Cream Sauce. Sauteed Vegetables
A hidden gem located blocks away from the Mesa Art Center and all downtown Mesa has to offer.
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Mexican, Southwestern
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had enjoyable lunch with friends. Service was very good, nice facility, The food was very good. We had their meatloaf special, ribs, and the shredded beef chimichunga.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank J D
Reviewed 2 days ago

We rented a place in Scottsdale for a few weeks and stumbled upon this spot in our meandering. We loved it immediately and returned four more times, twice taking friends with us who also enjoyed it considerably and wanted to go back. It is a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AroundtheWorld36
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have to say it is one of the best Mexican food spots I have had here in the valley, very large menu with tons of options. I had a margarita with the enchilada stack, both were very good. My server Austin was very professional...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Alwill31
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Blue Adobe Grill is a little different than the typical Mexican restaurant. It seems that there is an approach that offers unique menu items that satisfy very well. The entrees spin the flavors differently and in a positive note, give you a great taste...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stopperback
scottsdale75, Owner at Blue Adobe Sante Fe Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Not your typical Mexican restaurant. More Southwestern cuisine. Nice atmosphere, but small in size. House specialties are definately worth trying.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had red chili enchiladas and let me tell you they are so good but very spicy. Happy they had ketchup LOL!!! I would recommend the chicken taco's, pretty good and tasty. I will be returning soon!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dng85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Blue Adobe and have been frequenting the place for years, whether for business or pleasure. The Salmon and the Soinach salad are a favorite, however; every meal I’ve ever had is consistently delicious. Plus the servers are all attentive and friendly. Fabulous eatery...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SORork
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 times dining at Blue Adobe in Mesa! All meals prepared exquisitely—flavors Great! Drinks also divine, Service wonderful! Seasonings in meals blend extremely well, even salsa & chips hard to not eat too much! Do try, challenge you to disparage! YUM!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ritamaeride
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to blue adobe for a Saturday night dinner. we did make reservations and were promptly seated on our arrival. our waiter was very attentive and the food was excellent as well.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank johngv47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the margaritas, combo platter, shrimp tacos, crab cake tacos, lobster enchiladas, burger, and rice. Some disappointments- we found the salmon too spicy, it’s veggies too cold to eat (after the waitresses explanation that the salmon was delayed after the other meals at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 586kristing
scottsdale75, Owner at Blue Adobe Sante Fe Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I apologize for the confusion and lack of explanation in regard to the additional $20.00 free gift certificate when you purchase $100.00. They cannot be used on the same visit in which they are purchased because anyone with a tab over $100.00 would be purchasing...More

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6 October 2018|
Response from MagicShammy | Reviewed this property |
Right at the restaurant. Lots available.
5 April 2017|
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Response from BJAGOLD | Reviewed this property |
No more than 10 mins.
1 April 2016|
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Response from scottsdale75 | Property representative |
Yes we do... Please inform your server as some of the gluten free options do take longer. Thank You.
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