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Baja Joe's Mexican Cantina

1927 N Gilbert Rd Ste 6, Mesa, AZ 85203-2851
+1 480-655-1828
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (7 reviews)
“sopapillas” (3 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:59All hours
CUISINES
American, Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1927 N Gilbert Rd Ste 6, Mesa, AZ 85203-2851
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been gere several times and the food is always excellant. We love the Thursday special of flaitas. More than enough to split a meal with my wife or take home for another meal. Chips & salsa are fresh & warm. Drinks are cold....More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this locations due to it's tripadvisor ratings, and boy were we glad we did. We had decided to get Uber to drive us to this location from our hotel because we wanted to enjoy a beverage. When we pulled up to the old...More

Thank Joyflnoise
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We ate at Baja Joe's late on a Friday night. Seating was quick and the chips and salsa came out as we sat down. The chips weren't that good and the salsa was bland. The waitress did bring out a second hot salsa that was...More

Thank AmyTravels720
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Frequent patron to this local restaurant. Great food and service with great value. Tableside Gaucomole and Fajitas my favorites but have liked everything I've tried. Fish taco's yummy!

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Kinda 'noisy' but my companion and I laughed about it sounding like a 'rafter' of turkeys when we entered. Lots of hustle-bustle...but we were seated/served and sated in no time at all...and the background conversations didn't interfere with us chatting and joining the 'rafter.' Service...More

Thank DROEAZ
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You could find this place anywhere along the Mexican seashore and it would be terrific. In the middle of the desert it's a rare gem. Great food, drinks of every kind, loud music, good service...what a combination. Go for lunch, happy hour or dinner and...More

Thank mesatraveler
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Hands-down the best Mexican seafood restaurant in Mesa. Great portions. Decent prices. I do recommend the bacon wrapped shrimp stuffed with crab. Will continue to go here for years to come

Thank Cristopher C
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Came to Phoenix for spring training and a friend that has lived here for 35 years brought us here. The food was wonderful a the service was great. I would recommend this place to anyone. Will visit it again on our next visit.

1  Thank Mario C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We arrived looking for a good happy hour. We were seated in the restaurant and were offered drinks at the happy hour price, but when we wanted to order from the "cantina" menu that was on the table we were told that those prices were...More

1  Thank Airdrietraveler_54
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The restaurant was very lively and the wait was about 25 minutes on a Sunday evening. Our food was well prepared and delicious. The menu offers a lot of seafood options. Our server was attentive. If you're look for a quiet dinner I would not...More

Thank lana l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:59
Monday
09:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:59
Thursday
09:00 - 23:59
Friday
09:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1927 N Gilbert Rd Ste 6, Mesa, AZ 85203-2851
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-655-1828
Description
The restaurant specializes in Sinaloan-style seafood and Mexican dishes. Among its signature specialties are shrimp ceviche and cocktails, plus two dishes that can be shared, parrillada Mariscos, a combination of shrimp, lobster and fish prepared in a variety of ways, and parrillada Mexicana, a variety of grilled meats. The menu also features traditional enchiladas, tacos, burritos and chimichangas. Also serving great classics like wings, stuffed burgers, nachos, chicken strips and more. Great music, live 5 days a week, fills the place with a festive attitude and the separate bar is great for watching sporting events and the patio is a great place to decompress like a beach without the sand
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