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New Mecca Cafe

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324 Railroad Ave, Pittsburg, CA 94565-2207
+1 925-432-2607
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Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 am
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok, let me start by saying I grew up in Pittsburg, everyone in town knows the owner, and if you did eat at The Mecca regularly growing up, you really weren't from Pittsburg. The New Mecca is a Pittsburg staple. It's been in the same location (although now expanded) as long as I can remember....and I'm turning 61 this year.... More 

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Thank waynea632
California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

New Mecca Cafe is an institution. I have been going there for over 4 decades. The food is always good as well as the service considering how busy they get.

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Thank tdrolet
Pittsburg, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

If you ever visit the East Bay, you must stop at the New Mecca for lunch or dinner. They cater for the Bay Area professional sports teams and All Star games it's that good.

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Thank brettm172
Antioch, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

I have grown up near the Mecca my whole life and they haven't changed a bit. I have been there so maybe times I couldn't count and every time I left satisfied. If you have not been then you need to go ASAP.

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Thank brandon6655
Walnut Creek, CA
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

We love this place because of it's authentic Mexican cuisine. It also has a great ambiance, a fun place to go to. We have had them cater several of our office parties and they did an outstanding job. Even though a bit away from us, a great place to go to.

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Thank G Frank R
Pittsburg, California
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

The very best bean dip I ever had. Oh yes, the rest of the food is good too. A top, you can ask for flour chips!!!!

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Thank JanetQd
Pittsburg, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

This place has been around ever since I was a child.Its always been great for as long as I can remember.The food is always fresh and delicious and the waiters are very polite.I love their location as it brings back memories of growing up in the area.I hope they always be there because I want my grand children to experience... More 

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Thank rcmac10
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

The best Chilaquiles i have ever had. The New Mecca has a red sauce that doesnt quit. Delicious from top to bottom.

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Thank Leah G
Walnut Creek, California
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

Good family luncheon. Food and service was excellent and abundant. Love the bean dip. They offer dishes in full as well as half sizes. They also serve a carne asada that is not on the menu but one of their specialties that our family members love.

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Thank barbara d
Pittsburg, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

You will not be disappointed when you go to New Mecca Cafe. You get bang for your money and you will not go home hungry. Try their iced tea and enjoy the free bean dip. You might just end up taking some home with you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Railroad Ave, Pittsburg, CA 94565-2207
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pittsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 925-432-2607

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