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Macayo's Mexican Kitchen

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1920 S Dobson Rd, Mesa, AZ 85202-5616
+1 480-820-0237
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Description: Welcome to Macayo's Mesa, located at Baseline and Dobson! We're one of...
Welcome to Macayo's Mesa, located at Baseline and Dobson! We're one of many Macayo's family owned and locally operated restaurants. We celebrate Happy Hour Mon-Fri from 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm with $3 off appetizers and $3 drink specials. When You're Hungry for Tradition! Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am - 10:00pm
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Good for:
Families with children
Outdoor seating

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Eh........so-so

My husband and I ate here Tuesday, March 3rd for our dinner meal. I discovered this restaurant "seasons" all its food so my choices were limited. "Seasons" to me means something akin to a 'dry rub' which dries out the meat (IMO). I asked if the shrimp was "seasoned" and was told they would not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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North Carolina
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  • Families with children
  • Outdoor seating
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North Carolina
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243 reviews 243 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
314 helpful votes 314 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

My husband and I ate here Tuesday, March 3rd for our dinner meal. I discovered this restaurant "seasons" all its food so my choices were limited. "Seasons" to me means something akin to a 'dry rub' which dries out the meat (IMO). I asked if the shrimp was "seasoned" and was told they would not "season" mine. I ordered the... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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63 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Food and drink were great... service was awesome. The outside patio was great. I would recomend they get chairs that are not so loud when moved. There was even a guy who did balloon animals for the kids. I would go back here.

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England
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We went for dinner on two occasions when visiting Mesa. The margaritas were fantastic! Food was good, but portions are HUGE so keep this in mind when ordering! Can't go wrong with a good Mexican dinner.

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Southampton Parish, Bermuda
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This restaurant staff accommodated our party of four for a late birthday dinner. Food and service was good. Forever grateful.

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Statesville, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My husband and I decided to try Macayo's Sunday night. We wanted to try their 3 courses for $10.99 deal. When ordering we were each asked do we want guacamole and sour cream. I said no sour cream but yes guacamole.My husband said no guacamole but yes sour cream. Usually if there is an extra charge for these items the... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nice atmosphere and good service. Restaurant was clean and very colorful. Menu selections were adequate and all seven meals very very nicely prepared and served in an appealing manor. Recommended highly.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Macayo's gas good food and many options....but the restaurants are extremely filthy makes me wonder how the kitchen looks. I can tell the carpets used to be very bright colorful tribal print and now they are completely black!!! The walls,blinds,lamps and just about anything you can think of is covered in thick layers of dust and dirt. There are old... More 

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Golden Valley, Arizona
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Quaint place and food was decent. More for the yuppie's who like little food for high price. Food was a little too high priced but close to the hotel we were staying at.

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Tempe, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This restaurant has a variety of food to choose from. I recommend the Green Chili Burrito Enchilada Style combination plate.

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Silverton, Oregon, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Two of us had the special combination plate (smaller portions with several to try) and thought each of the items was delicious. I typically only order a salad and am glad I ordered what I did! Our other dining partners have eaten here before...so glad they took us there! Would recommend it to anyone who likes good Mexican food!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1920 S Dobson Rd, Mesa, AZ 85202-5616
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-820-0237

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating

Description

Welcome to Macayo's Mesa, located at Baseline and Dobson! We're one of many Macayo's family owned and locally operated restaurants. We celebrate Happy Hour Mon-Fri from 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm with $3 off appetizers and $3 drink specials. When You're Hungry for Tradition! Hours: Mon-Sun 11:00am - 10:00pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?