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Red Gables Mesquite Grill

2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
+1 419-626-3354
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (14 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
“monte cristo” (4 reviews)
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Red Gables is a place you could drive by a dozen times and never realize they’re there. It’s a restaurant on a lonely stretch of road in the Ohio farm country. If you wanna find them you should get a map and you SHOULD get...More

Thank Kyle K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crab stuffed scallops were to die for!!! the best!!! Ordered the crab cakes and they were excellent and more crab than most places. Steak was a bit burned on outside but overall was good

Thank 892SharonB
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

First time here and the outside is s but off putting as it’s a bit run down looking. The inside is not much better as far as decor. The dining room is very small but the staff were friendly and sat us immediately. The chef...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Really enjoyed our experience at Red Gables Mesquite Grill! When we arrived, the owner/cook met us, and continued to visit our table to make sure our visit and food was perfect. Hubby had the Filet Mignon. Said it was the best he'd ever had. I...More

1  Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I’ve literally paused halfway through my meal to give this place a so so so well deserved 5 star. They make the bold statement of saying it’s going to be the best steak you’ve ever had. Well ..... guess what? I think this might be...More

1  Thank ddissent
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing small place with a great menu. The staff is great and willing to share a story or 2. The food is amazing with steaks being the main attraction, and the pork chops, and the seafood. And the are the desserts too but not enough...More

1  Thank TxLonestar
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This is a small steakhouse on the northeast side of Sandusky. It doesn't look like much from the outside, and food preparation takes a bit longer, but it is worth the wait. My steak was cooked blue rare exactly how I wanted it. Delicious!

Thank Trevor T
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This place is easily missed. It sits by itself on the roadside. No big shopping malls. You walk in and no greater. It is a little awkward. Fight through it, its worth it!!! The owner is the chef. He buys all the food he he...More

Thank casnco
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Friends brought me here to celebrate my birthday as they know it's one of my favorite restaurants ever! My husband and I used to come here for special occasions because of the excellent food and classy atmosphere. It's quiet, with great music in the background...More

1  Thank Susi B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Unbelievable!! This place is amazing!! James, the owner/chef nails it! We were in no hurry and truly had one of the best meals and best time ever. James came out to check on us often and talked to us about the various dishes (questions we...More

1  Thank Mary W
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26 April 2017|
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Response from roguelle | Property representative |
We do, indeed! All homemade, our most popular are our four-layer white strawberry whipped cream cake and our four-layer chocolate cake. We also make a New York style cheesecake and frequently offer a variety of pies... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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: +1 419-626-3354
  • E-mail
Delight in the finest steaks and freshest seafood served. All of our meals are cooked over mesquite wood to add flavor that is unsurpassed, and our attention to every guest in our diningroom is renowned. Fall Hours: Friday 4:00 - 9:30 Saturday 4:00 - 9:30 Available Monday - Thursday for private parties by reservation.
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