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Red Mesa Grill

) #15 of 226 Restaurants in Traverse City $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
+1 231-938-2773
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit here but our first review. We took the son and his roommate out to dinner. Boys can EAT!... The four of us had excellent meals served quickly and piping hot. Between us we had the Jack Stuffed Shrimp, Shredded Pork...More

Thank EagleMomofMichigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In town for a race and was really craving a margarita. The place I wanted to go closed early and I didn't want to rush. This place was next to our hotel so we gave it a try. The margarita was not good at all....More

1  Thank Fiolakitty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very good experience at the Red Mesa Grill. The best part was the service from our waiter Austin aka gammy. He was on top of everything and was great at helping us determine what to order. He was very nice, and you...More

Thank fireball99gt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here on vacation, and it was a very nice experience. The wait staff was friendly, the portions were huge and the menu wasn't cut-and-paste generic Tex-Mex. I had the stuffed shrimp, and it was delicious. My only minor quibble is that they...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were exhausted from a long day of travel and this place was right by our hotel (Quality Inn by the Bay). We were VERY happy with the service and delicious food here and would highly recommend it!!

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, doesn't look like you have much to eat, but it will fill you up. Lots of great flavor too.

Thank cbriggerman2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here on a girl's weekend trip and came here for dinner... it was horrible. The menu is pricey ($15 and up for most entrees) and the quality of the food was very low and did not taste fresh at all. I got the...More

2  Thank LacenGrace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Red Mesa Grill is directly across the street from Beach Haus resort. The menu had a wide variety of items to choose from, with plenty of items to add a little spice to your palette. The staff was friendly and prompt to bring our drink...More

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

What a fun find, we rolled into town, our first visit here, a little late, the Red Mesa Grill was perfect after a day of traveling. We always appreciate a Gluten Free menu, the chips & salsa were flavorful. I really enjoyed my Sangria margarita,...More

2  Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We had dinner there with our two kids while in vacation. The waitress was very friendly and helpful and the food was tasty and arrived after a short time.

Thank Ursula D
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8 May 2017|
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Response from Annette T | Reviewed this property |
I believe 3-6. Great bang for your buck with the guacamole & chips!
15 September 2015|
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Response from Dayzdx8 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are TVs above bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1544 N US Highway 31 N, Traverse City, MI 49686-3740
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Grand Traverse County  >  Traverse City
  • Phone Number: +1 231-938-2773
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Traditional Mexican and Latin American specialties served in a fun, lively and festive setting. Featuring the finest and largest selection of Tequila in the North and Michigan's best Margaritas.
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