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Central Mesa

$$ - $$$, Mexican,
519 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-1561
+1 205-523-7738
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Mexican, Southwestern, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
519 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-1561
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with some colleagues for a business lunch and we quite happy with our meal. The menu is not large, but there were some really good looking entrees. We started with the Street Corn which is served with chips and certainly brought for 4...More

Thank juliemN4353UB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have eaten here several times recently. It is so good that it just keeps calling us back. The Guacamole and Queso Fundido appetizers are both equally fantastic. I recommend both equally. I typically get the Brisket Quesadilla and cannot put into...More

1  Thank durre002
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quick service with yummy nachos! Delicious food and neat atmosphere for a family dinner or for hanging with friends.

1  Thank Katherine F
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Had the Queso Fundido and Street Corn for appetizers. Both were fantastic. Ordered the Stuffed Poblano pepper for the main course and it was delicious. Central Mesa is now a regular stop for us when visiting Tuscaloosa.

Thank Bob L
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This place was on its way to a 5. Came because of several recommendations and Trip Advisor reviews. Food and drinks are great. The taco portion size left a little to be desired. However; the have a great selection of bourbon. Food was seasoned well...More

Thank Paul S
Craig W, Owner at Central Mesa, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hello Paul, We constantly strive to provide an amazing dining experience for our guests. We definitely did not deliver this experience. I want to personally apologize and assure you that we're taking the appropriate steps to prevent this situation from happening in the future. I...More

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The food and atmosphere were great. The tacos were delicious. Great drinks! Enough food to share. We will return next time we are in town visiting.

Thank marlin95
Reviewed July 27, 2018

I went for lunch, service was good, food was tasty. I ordered the Hot chicken taco...they weren’t kidding about the hot...very spicy but good. The chicken was fresh.

Thank DORIT C
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband & I ate here on the recommendation of friends we were visiting. The decor is streamlined, clean & new as it occupies the former Epiphany restaurant location, which was a hip, upscaled farm to table restaurant. We ate early & were seated quickly...More

1  Thank Kerry D
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Excellent Service. We were seated quickly on a weeknight for dinner around 6:15. The friendly waitress brought my wife a soda and me a Tecata and we ordered the guacamole as an appetizer to share. The restaurant was not crowded but it was a bit...More

Thank James M
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Central Mesa and first for dinner. Excellent and quick service. The margaritas were great! My wife thought the Mexican corn appetizer was one of the best apps she had ever had. I had the hot Nashville tacos- fantastic if...More

Thank Brad L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $18
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401-1561
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-523-7738
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Description
Locally Owned and Operated Established July 2017 Fresh Ingredients Hand-made Tortillas Craft Tequila Cocktails
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