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Red Mesa Restaurant

4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
+1 727-527-8728
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (29 reviews)
“enchiladas” (64 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (51 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

This was awesome Mexican! The Grouper Salsa was phenomenal! And the chicken combo was awesome. Portions are great. The Sangria was the best I have had in a long time!

1  Thank roxycupcake
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Went there with another couple. Everyone was very pleased with what they ordered. Service was friendly and efficient. Really nice variety of Mexican food. They have beer and wine, not a liquor license when we were there. However, if you're going for the food, that's...More

1  Thank Draydn
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We have been here for lunch on several of our trips to FL, and we always look forward to it. The service is good and the food is excellent.

1  Thank Tracy31748
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Stopped in on New Years Day and had lunch. Food was great but the Sangria was nothing special and I would've liked a better drink. But would definitely go back.

1  Thank skip h
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Very tasty Mexican, with the choice of eating outside or under the overhang by the bar. Reasonably priced

1  Thank elfox8
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Mediocre. Garden setting is beautiful. But unless something changes with the menu and the quality of the food, we probably won't return. It's ashame. If this place had an exceptional menu and chef, propelled would be lined up waiting to get in.

1  Thank peggy v
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I have been going to this restaurant for at least ten years and have tried everything on the menu. The food is excellent. I would call it a gourmet Mexican. The management and service have always been excellent. They have a early bird special Monday...More

1  Thank mick4143
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Something has changed!! We have been long time patrons of this restaurant. Love it –but this last trip was a total let down. The waiter did a good job but the kitchen failed on all counts. Had the Pork Verde with flour tortillas. The pork...More

2  Thank Tony F
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This Red Mesa has a much different menu than the other one in downtown St. Petersburg. I thought what I ordered was pretty good, but no one else thought their food was that good. I had a spicy shrimp dish everyone else had meat. Despite...More

Thank StripeyS
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Red Mesa is the perfect spot for any gathering. You have a preference of indoor or outdoor seating, which both are quite nice but the outdoor patio is my personal favorite. I've had the beef and chicken tacos, cilantro rice, chips and salsa, seafood dip...More

Thank Talia_C
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Dina B
21 August 2017|
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Response from Brent A | Reviewed this property |
My experience is Red Mesa offers a three course or so special for certain evenings, but only for certain periods of time. Give them a call at (727) 527-8728 & ask.
Nancy M
9 July 2016|
Response from Edgar V | Property representative |
Indeed we are! Monday we open at 11 am with final seatings by 9:30 pm. FYI, the rest of the week looks like this: LUNCH Monday to Friday - 11 am to 4 pm DINNER Sunday - 3 pm to 9 pm Monday to Thursday - 4 pm to 9:30... More
19 June 2016|
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Response from Edgar V | Property representative |
Two of our three locations have outdoor doggie dining areas: Red Mesa Mercado, 1100 1st Ave N, St Pete 33705 Red Mesa Cantina 128 3rd St S, St Pete 33701
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-527-8728
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Of Mexican origin, fused with flavors and favorites from Latin American & Caribbean kitchens. From street food to alta cocina, a St. Pete landmark, known all over for inspired dining at its best, garnering numerous awards and kudos and most proud of our personal service.
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