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Red Gables Mesquite Grill

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2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
(419) 626-3354
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4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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886 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here based on the Trip Advisor reviews. Odd place from the outside but quite nice inside. It took awhile to get served. Yes we met Jamie, the owner, who was incredibly likeable and knowledgable about his menu. Ordered the pork chop and pacific cod for my wife and myself. The wait time was agonizing. The salad order was... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was an unexpected find as we were in the area for a conference. The chef came out to check on us twice - first to explain the menu and second to see how we enjoyed the meal. He was fun to talk with and spot-on with his descriptions and recommendations. We ordered the stuffed shrimp appetizer, salmon, and crab... More 

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1 Thank vasij2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for dinner while spending time at kalahari. It was a diamond in the rough! We were a little unsure when we got there but so glad we stayed! Service was amazing and the chef would prepare anything we asked for...my son wanted lemonade and they didn't have any so they made him it fresh!! Salmon was wonderful the... More 

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Upland, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

My wife & I wanted something different than a chain restaurant during our stay in Sandusky. We were pleasantly surprised. It is a small dining area which is nice and it has a very pleasant atmosphere. The staff takes care of you and the Chef comes by your table to make sure everything is to your liking. When we return... More 

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1 Thank DLB1966
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Three and a half hours!!! This is America; we've got better things to do. No apparent management on site, but it feels like they put on a sham to justify their high prices. The steaks were good, but were not served as ordered. The salad was small and warm, but pretty. The potatoes were large and well cooked, but no... More 

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Thank Richard P
Lancaster, Ohio
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here recently discovered it passing by. We were greeted by the Chef upon arrival. He baked us a loaf of fresh bread prior to ordering dinner. It was delicious! I ordered the 12 Oz Strip Steak with a house salad. The salad had baby greens and the dressing was homemade. The steak was cooked to perfection, seasoned perfectly!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I live in Cleveland drove up to Sandusky area for the day but did not want to eat in another chain restaurant. Boy did we find a gem great service and one if the best meals I have ever had copper salmon for me bone in pork chop for my husband . Wondering why we never visited... More 

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Ballarat, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

It may not look like much from the outside other than some beautiful hanging baskets of flowers but it has great food. I just wanted a plain cheese and ham sandwich without any trimmings, sauces or salads and that is exactly what I got and served in the best tasting bread roll I have tasted in ages. My partner had... More 

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1 Thank Leigh M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

You get what you pay for! We ordered the. 24oz. Ribeye steak and the Copper sockeye salmon. Both were the absolute best quality and taste that we have had ever! My wife ordered her ribeye rare, it was presented with an out crust layer with hints of char while the inside was red and rare, perfectly done! I ordered the... More 

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1 Thank Ian M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Our meal at Red Gables Mesquite Grill last Thursday, June 2nd, may have been the best dinner experience I have ever had. Some meals are memorable and considered excellent for the food. Others are remembered for the great service. Still others are reckoned as superior due to a special event that is being commemorated. Once in a blue moon you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: (419) 626-3354

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