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Mimi's Cafe

#59 of 704 Restaurants in Mesa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1250 S Alma School Rd, Mesa, AZ 85210-2066
+1 480-833-4646
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tempe, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a Cobb salad in many restaurants, but I never had one presented like this one at the Mimi's café. They chopped all the ingredients in very small pieces and they mixed all together in a way that was almost impossible to detect the ingredients of the salad, and the aspect of the salad was like chopped chicken feed.... More 

Thank ferdipet
Mesa, Arizona
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Entered the restaurant had to wait no problem. We were seated in a corner where we waited aprox 10 mins . Our waitress showed up about 10 mins later you could tell they were short staffed we placed our orders my father asked for a house salad with blue cheese it came out with house dressing . my salad came... More 

Thank garyiserer1
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181 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

Dined: December 1, 2016 My wife and I ate at Mimi’s while visiting in Mesa for a few days. Although they are all over the US we had never heard of it. We were pleasantly pleased with the experience. A “comfort food” sort of place. The staff were all very friendly, and I give a shout out to our waiter... More 

Thank Bill K
Fort Worth, Texas
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this sweet restaurant and found it so good we went back 3 days in a roll. The food was delicious and the service was wonderful.

Thank Theresa B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Food always good at Mimi's Had breakfast there several morning while there for the trip Good menu good service

Thank NLS1957
Clarksville, Tennessee
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146 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Breakfast at this Mimi's Cafe was as good as previous experiences at one in Louisville, KY. Very good service. Prompt food. Decent pricing.

Thank Philip B
Little Rock, Arkansas
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197 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

We took my mother here for lunch. My mother is elderly and walker dependent and the staff was extremely accommodating and helpful in getting her seated. Our server was very helpful and efficient. There is something for everyone on the menu, and our food was excellent and the portions were generous. Very pleased, and we will definitely be back.

Thank jdjay
Mesa, Arizona
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

First visit and for Veterans day promotion.Food was fanrastic; wait staff very professional and helpful. Amazing burgers, very flavorful and tasty. Chicken pasta with cheese and bacon, best I've ever tasted. Manager Marco was extremely friendly, gave us delicious free muffins also for our first visit. Amazing, we will be back.

Thank cmelms1950
Show Low, Arizona
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

My husband and I used to love coming here for breakfast several years ago. In particular, we liked their crab cakes and pot roast breakfast dishes. They have now changed the menu to focus more on "French cuisine." Not a good move. I ordered one of the crepes, with bacon and turkey. It was terrible. The crepes had the taste... More 

Thank Candace M
Maquoketa, Iowa
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207 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

I didn't realize that this was a chain until after we had gone, however for a reasonably price breakfast out it was pretty decent. Portions were large so we shared and they happily substituted fruit for the toast which was great!

Thank Michael V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, French
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 S Alma School Rd, Mesa, AZ 85210-2066
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-833-4646

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