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La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican,
3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
+1 816-232-5853
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good12%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
1 Dec 2017
“Working lunch ”
2 weeks ago
“Midwest Mex”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
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Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We used to eat at LaMesa years ago because when you eat there, you get the real Mexican experience both in accommodation and food. The food is very authentic and very reasonably priced. They built a new building in the same spot as the old...More

Thank ssgtsuave
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Family lunch; the server was extremely helpful with suggestions; the food was superb and plentiful. I'm not sure of the value because the other grandpa treated and I didn't see the bill!

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We went to the restaurant based on local recommendations. Seated immediately and given the chips {OK} and the salsa {tasty}. Waitress was quick to greet us and take our drink order. {Don't order iced tea if you like fresh brewed as it's the mixed version...More

Thank justsoccer
Reviewed 12 December 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere of the restaurant is OK as well as their food, but the service was terrible. I definitely will not be going back.

Thank Valvoa
Reviewed 18 May 2014

For decent Mexican food in St. Joseph, this is a good place to go. HUGE portions and friendly staff and you don't have to wait for a seat. We like the bean and cheese dip with chips and the good salsa, not too salty or...More

Thank G S
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I was very disappointed in the quality of the food. It was extremely bland, no taste whatsoever. Our basket of chips seemed to be very stale, not good at all. I had ordered the Guacamole Salad, and was surprised to see that it consisted of...More

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 25 April 2014

First..why does a picture of the Ramada Hotel show up for La Mesa Mexican restaurant? My husband and I stopped by the Belt La Mesa on our way to Maryville. We had a great time at the bar talking to the bartender. Food was very...More

Thank Snuffa
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Everything is fresh. Dishes are appealing and huge. Most are very tasty. Often, they offer nice specials. Good price for what you get. Nothing seems to be packaged.

Thank Shirleylwm
Reviewed 1 December 2013 via mobile

I come to St Jos several times a yr. to see family & La Massas is one place I always go to. Been to the one on Belt hwy while other lactation was close. Food is great at both places but I think the Belt...More

Thank travelbug41563
Reviewed 18 November 2013

It was a nice looking place, but the food sucked, it had no flavor at all the cheese sauce or what some call caso well cardboard has more flavor, the meat had no taste, it was like someone had cook a sock with it. Other...More

Thank Adelia P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3730 Mitchell Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64507-2248
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-232-5853
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