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Red Mesa Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican, , Latin
1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
+1 231-938-2773
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (60 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (57 reviews)
“brazilian steak” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
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11 - 20 of 692 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had one of the best dinners we've ever had at Red Mesa. The atmosphere and energy of the restaurant was rich with ethnic flavor. The wait staff were incredibly friendly. I had a coconut margarita- sweet and tangy, so good! My husband had "the...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Red Mesa Grill. Snagged an early dinner of appetizers and enjoyed the music. Wait staff was great.

Thank Marcella P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A really good find if you like Mexican food! A must have is their house margarita, great tasting and attractive price. We had the same entree both nights... the Enchilda Sampler. Our experience was that the food taste was superb on the first visit and...More

Thank Stoddard C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great service and food. Enjoyed the patio! Very relaxed setting, fajitas were very good. Overall great experience!

Thank kburleson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got there in time for happy hour and the margaritas were great! The food was very good with many options!

Thank Judi H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 28 friends on a golf outing for a few days, and arranged a dinner at the Red Mesa Grill, which was close to our hotel. We reserved ahead, and the manager was kind enough to put us in a separate alcove/room just off...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm sure this place remains attractive because of the convenience near hotels but we were pretty disappointed. Sat on the patio and our one waitress bounced between six or seven tables, messing up orders. While we sat there they gave away free food to three...More

Thank Julia J
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We didn't know where to go for dinner and saw the Mesa Grill - We found the service was excellent, our server was very polite. My husband had the ribeye and he thought it was delicious with a perfect sauce. I had the Poblano and...More

Thank Claudia37209
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed ourselves and the food. The house margarita and the pork nachos were especially memorable. Very good customer service as well. We would go there again.

Thank lbusman0514
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Just got back to our room after having dinner at the Red Messa Grill. I had the grouper taco which was very good, the fish pieces were crunchy on the outside and flakey on the inside and the sauce complimented it very nicely. My husband...More

Thank Browniejake
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Questions & Answers
16 October 2017|
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Response from Teachall | Reviewed this property |
Casual dress is fine. You will see all styles of dress, from business, business casual, jeans, shorts, t-shirts, flip-flops, etc.
8 May 2017|
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Response from Annette T | Reviewed this property |
I believe 3-6. Great bang for your buck with the guacamole & chips!
15 September 2015|
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Response from Dayzdx8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are TVs above bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-938-2773
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Traditional Mexican and Latin American specialties served in a fun, lively and festive setting. Featuring the finest and largest selection of Tequila in the North and Michigan's best Margaritas.
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