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Red Mesa Restaurant

4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
+1 727-527-8728
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“enchiladas” (64 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (51 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
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1 - 10 of 716 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the original restaurant on 4th St. Very good food and different than their downtown location. The foods a little heavier than the Cantina but possibly better. Excellent guacamole and fresh warm chips. Their pork on a cedar plank is my favorite but all...More

Thank thescoot
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've written prior reviews on how great the food is at Red Mesa. Just ate there last week for a special Sunday lunch with my two sisters who live in St Pete. Once again, food quality and taste and presentation was all spectacular. I drive...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great lunch spot on busy 4th Street in St. Pete. Even though they serve chips and salsa, the Red Mesa is a far cry from the standard Mexican restaurant. I enjoyed the special: blackened grouper with coconut grits - muy bueno. Hubby...More

Thank Bunny22314
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is very good but this is not a quick stop and eat place. The atmosphere is very quante and the servers are polite and friendly. My wife and I have been going for years and it is very consistent quality.

Thank spacemanlou
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This place was alright. The food was good but our server was terrible. She made very awkward comments and was not at all attentive.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped in because it had awesome reviews and I wasn't disappointed! The bartender recommended a garlic shrimp dish that was amazing. Really enjoyed it and will be back!

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by for lunch. We had the guacamole combo. The chorizo and corn salsa guacamole is very good. You could easily make this a meal. The chips and salsa are good, not very spicy but good. My wife had the chicken...More

Thank JStewartFl
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I have only eaten at Red Mesa a few times. As one who lived in Texas for several years, I was used to excellent but cheap Mexican and Tex Mex cuisine. I also make my own killer Tex Mex food. Red Mesa has nice presentation,...More

1  Thank TDEATS
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Have eaten at the Red Mesa for 15 years and have yet to be disappointed. The new guacamole sampler is not to be missed, and the ceviches are always first rate. My wife and I both enjoy the chili relleno dish(with cheese)-so much so that...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Found this place online and was not disappointed. We did have to pay $3 to park across the street, but only because no street parking was available. There are several locations in the area. Great food and we had 2 great servers! Prices for any...More

Thank 610lorac
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Dina B
22 August 2017|
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Response from Brent A | Reviewed this property |
My experience is Red Mesa offers a three course or so special for certain evenings, but only for certain periods of time. Give them a call at (727) 527-8728 & ask.
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Nancy M
10 July 2016|
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Response from Edgar V | Property representative |
Indeed we are! Monday we open at 11 am with final seatings by 9:30 pm. FYI, the rest of the week looks like this: LUNCH Monday to Friday - 11 am to 4 pm DINNER Sunday - 3 pm to 9 pm Monday to Thursday - 4 pm to 9:30... More
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jamestell
19 June 2016|
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Response from Edgar V | Property representative |
Two of our three locations have outdoor doggie dining areas: Red Mesa Mercado, 1100 1st Ave N, St Pete 33705 Red Mesa Cantina 128 3rd St S, St Pete 33701
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4912 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33703-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-527-8728
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Description
Of Mexican origin, fused with flavors and favorites from Latin American & Caribbean kitchens. From street food to alta cocina, a St. Pete landmark, known all over for inspired dining at its best, garnering numerous awards and kudos and most proud of our personal service.
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