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Rosa's Mexican Grill

#35 of 707 Restaurants in Mesa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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328 E University Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-5933
+1 480-964-5451
10:00 - 20:00
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Thu - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best enchiladas we have had. The mild green sauce is to die for. I would highly recommend this place. We have visited this location once before last year and the food was equally as good. If you are looking for good Mexican food give Rosa's Mexican Grill a try.

Thank Dianne M
Chicago, United States
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115 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for the two chicken enchilada platter with beans and rice. Was good but the triple shot margarita was the kicker!

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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Michigan the Mexican central American people who made it that far were trained at taco bell university. Make this short, had a range of things all fresh, all balanced, all good. Eat here!

Thank MoonManScott
O'Fallon, Illinois
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130 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is nice to be home near Rosa's again! Located in a run-down strip mall, don't let the surroundings fool you. They greet us like family and the service is always attentive. Warm, thin and crispy chips and salsa presented promptly - hard to stop eating them. We love their mildly smoky flavored Spanish rice and simple but flavorful re-fried... More 

Thank David S
Calgary, Canada
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great food, service, portions and prices! Enjoyed my leftover fajitas today! The chips and salsa were very tasty especially the green tomatillo salsa. Very fresh food.

Thank ajzuke
Mesa, Arizona
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

This food was okay, but nothing special. Large servings,but that's not necessarily a good thing when the food seems to be a little ...overcooked maybe? I'm not sure what the problem was, I just know that my chicken was pretty tough. The chips and salsa were great - we had high expectations for the rest of the meal. We'll keep... More 

Thank mesamel
Richardson, Texas
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316 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Finally found a place with good Tex-Mex! The chips were thin, warm and crisp (though we had to ask for them, service was slow in all areas). There were two kinds of salsa red spicy salsa and a green sweet one. I think they would have been really good mixed together. Hubby had the bacon wrapped chimis and did not... More 

Thank Karen B
West Bountiful, Utah
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

I ordered a green chile burro which tasted fine, but there was not even a hint of green chile in it. The meat seemed to be over processed with little texture. The salsa served with the chips was loaded with cilantro which I hate. They did not have an alternative other than Tabasco style sauce. The refried beans were outstanding... More 

Thank Johnson1040
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373 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Service was slow on a Saturday night, even though the place was almost empty. The pulled pork quesidella with refried beans and rice was enormous. The quesidella was fine, but the refried beans lacked flavour and the rice was dry. Cheap though! I wanted a glass of wine, but they only served cocktails and beer.

Thank Glynis031
Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Tamales, Tamales , Tamales The best in the world . Choices of pork or chicken . Dip in great salsa nd pig out .

Thank jerrietime

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E University Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-5933
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-964-5451

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?