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Nando's Mexican Cafe

6715 E McDowell Rd, Southside of building. Do not use main entrance to restaurant., Mesa, AZ 85215-1706
+1 480-830-8181
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pollo rico” (19 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (34 reviews)
“tacos” (16 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6715 E McDowell Rd, Southside of building. Do not use main entrance to restaurant., Mesa, AZ 85215-1706
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I went for an early dinner. We were promptly seated ;and quickly served with water, chips and salsa. Our drink and dinner order was promptly taken. Our server was helpful in pointing out specialties and favorites. The food was brought out quickly...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I met some friends at Nando's on their recommendation. As locals, they eat here once per week. The food was excellant - very fresh, hot and big portions! The service was terrific as well. We highly recommend Nando's!

Thank Tanner L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading all the positive reviews my wife and myself decide to try Nandos. Boy we’re the reviews correct. We were seated quickly and the service started moments after we sat down. The complementary chips and salsa were fresh and very tasty. I ordered the...More

Thank Brad W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Been going there for quite a while, Love the chips and salsa....the variety of "Mexican food" and the desert is really good too.

Thank snegrete79
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My wife had been to Nando's before so she wanted me to give it a try on a date night. The place is pretty open seating and was a bit noisy for my taste. Service was good, prices reasonable. I really liked the house Margaritas...More

Thank Pete C
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I got the beef chimichanga. It was just ok. Nothing special. Not bad, just not what I was hoping for. My BFF got a tamale and an enchilada. She did NOT like the tamale at all. 2 bites and she was done. Service was ok,...More

Thank cazlyn7
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We're in the process of moving to Mesa so we've gotten in the habit of dining at local restaurants in the area. We tried Nando's on the advice of someone at the company we're building a home with and wow! she hit it out of...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Four of us came here for lunch. We were pleasantly greeted upon entry, immediately seated and had our drink order taken by our friendly server as she dropped off chips and salsa. We were ready to order by the time our drinks were quickly delivered....More

Thank thomaswD4918IT
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Oh my gosh! The food was delicious! The portions were very generous and our server was the best. Nando’s is our new favorite!

Thank traveljunky88
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The green chili pork does not disappoint. It's pretty much the only thing me and my husband eat here and we usually opt for take out. Nando's is always busy and it's not hard to see why. I've always had good, friendly service and the...More

Thank Brook E
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23 July 2017|
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Response from Westerner222 | Reviewed this property |
Dont know - a quick email to them should settle it
William F
3 May 2016|
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Response from barkinbarb | Reviewed this property |
Normal hours I believe. 11:00 to 2:00
William F
3 May 2016|
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Response from Scott C | Reviewed this property |
11 am until 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6715 E McDowell Rd, Southside of building. Do not use main entrance to restaurant., Mesa, AZ 85215-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-830-8181
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