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Rosa's Mexican Grill

#29 of 751 Restaurants in Mesa
Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern
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328 E University Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-5933
480-964-5451
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10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Plano, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

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

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Thank jerrietime
Cottonwood, Arizona
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121 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rosa's never disappoints. I've been eating here for over 20 years. Unfortunately, we moved away - but anytime we come to town, we make it a point to eat here. This is the place that introduced seafood in Mexican food for me - it changed my life for the better. The green salsa is something I dream about - oh,... More 

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Thank AZTravelersII
Fargo, North Dakota
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A snowbird recommended this place. We had the seafood tacos with rice and beans as well as a margarita. The tacos were excellent, and I love the smoky flavor of the beans. Definitely would go back.

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Thank MariaLynA
Mesa, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We love this little mexican restaurant! The fajitas are SOOO yummy! We've lived in Mesa for years but just discovered this place 6 months ago. We wish we'd have found it earlier!

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Thank erlacla
Tempe, Arizona
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Rosa's is a diamond in a sea of glitter. Their refried beans have a delicious smokey flavor to them, setting these beans apart from your average Mexican food shop. The green tomatillo salsa is the perfect sweetness to whet your palate for a delicious meal. Ambiance is amazing and service is speedy and friendly. Open everyday at 10am. #localsknowbest

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Thank Rebecca M
Gilbert, AZ
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite lunch spots as teachers! This place has an authentic feel and taste. The green salsa is to die for! As teachers when we get a normal lunch break, which usually happens in the beginning of the school year before schoolmstarts or early release days many of us run to Rosa's as a treat! The... More 

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Thank TeacherNMesa
Mesa, Arizona
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146 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Have been here a few times and it is always good. Servers are friendly and helpful. Chips and salsa are tasty. The green sauce is a bit sweet but I know people who come here for that. The flying saucer is very good, your choice of meat and piled high with veggies. Today, I got the burrito lunch special. My... More 

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Thank Scott C
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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326 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

The restaurant is in a strip mall and it feels very authentic. Very casual. The restaurant has many loyal customers. I love the thin chips. The salsa for the chips was a bit on the sweet side. I prefer spicy, but that's just my preference. Hard to find most of the time. I really enjoyed the staff, they were fabulous!... More 

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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

I haven't been to this place in over 20 years, but went with a relative who loves it. Now I know why! I've tried Mexican at several places in Arizona and been disappointed. Everything was delicious, from the unusual green salsa (sweet, not hot. pineapple? what is that ingredient?!) with chips to my beef taco with rice and beans. Who... More 

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Thank lehite
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

This Restaurant was great, I had a wonderful experience not only with the food that was prepared quickly, presented very nicely but the staff was above and beyond courteous. my family and I enjoyed our visit very much and will defiantly return when we return to Arizona.. I advise anyone who wants a good meal and great service to visit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 E University Dr, Mesa, AZ 85201-5933
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: 480-964-5451

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