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La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
+1 816-232-5853
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good13%
  • Average15%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
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“fajitas” (6 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“booths” (2 reviews)
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3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We had to rush and find something to eat while at a tournament at Missouri Western University. We stopped in and asked if they could get us in and out fairly quickly and they had no problem doing it. Food was really good! I had...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

An associate suggested we have a working lunch at La Mesa as it was close to work. We were quickly seated and drink orders taken. The staff was very friendly, our food orders were taken and big plates of Mexican food quickly appeared. The food...More

Thank Mack M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I just don't get it, Missouri people are totally getting ripped off from good Mexican food. This red sauce they pour over everything is not really good... depressing actually. What ever happened to a nice reduced meat sauce with flour base? .... and make it...More

Thank AustinActor
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Grande appetizer and combination #5 were a great lunch break today. A great Saturday stop for us and a good value. Stephanie was very attentive and pleasant.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Went last Friday because we wanted fajitas and they have the best..hubby gets lunch fajitas but I'm vegetarian so I order off menu but I have never been disappointed... They pile them high with squash and all other veggies..I always bring some home for later..employees...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Would give ZERO stars if it was an option. Terrible service. RUDE manager. We watched someone drop a fly swatter in the kitchen and pick it up and set it on the expo table that had food to be served on it. Disgusting! Then we...More

2  Thank PMCS0519
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We visit LA mesas often and love all their food but especially the fajitas..my husband gets mixed meat .which is beef and chicken and I'm a vegetarian so I get the veggie ones... They are wonderful and the smell when they come out is so...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Great Mexican foods served in style. Waiters very wise in their food options and very helpful in choosing the meal order.

Thank Dana N
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Ambience is beautiful. Carved seats and booths with bright paints and the tables are painted, too. There is a softly flowing fountain in the middle of the restaurant. The menu is large and the food was delicious. The margaritas were tasty and very affordable. One...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Came here for Taco day, got plenty of Tacos but they were very bland, and the service was also very poor. They were not busy, and seemed annoyed to serve our table of 4. However, the people around us seemed to be enjoying the food...More

Thank ChuckandDave
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-232-5853
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