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Red Gables Mesquite Grill

2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
+1 419-626-3354
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“salmon” (12 reviews)
“crab cake” (7 reviews)
“steak” (48 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

Our meal at Red Gables Mesquite Grill last Thursday, June 2nd, may have been the best dinner experience I have ever had. Some meals are memorable and considered excellent for the food. Others are remembered for the great service. Still others are reckoned as superior...More

1  Thank Karl S
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Ranks as one of the best meals I ever ate. Kinda odd looking place but once I got in and sat down they far exceeded my expectations. Had the Salmon. Wow is all I can say...amazing. bring your check book, but it's worth it. Highly...More

1  Thank ecmodad
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Wonderful little place. We were greeted at the door and escorted into a nice warm, cozy atmosphere. Nice, quiet, intimate place. You would not guess from the outside that it so nice inside. Reading the history of the place was pretty cool and the upscale...More

2  Thank pstuckman
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I've enjoyed two delightful meals at The Red Gables in the last four days. My wife surprised me with a special Valentine's celebration dinner this past Saturday night. I was impressed by the delicious steak and personalized service. The Chef came out to talk with...More

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Upon arriving for a Valentines date, we were warmly greeted and immediately seated (we did have reservations). Our service was prompt and our meals were delicious. There was a minor mixup as to how my wife's filet was prepared, but our server quickly corrected the...More

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We recently visited Sandusky (it is our hometown) and hooked up with friends for dinner at Red Gables...my husband was pretty adamant about where he wanted to eat and Red Gables is by far the best place to eat in Sandusky in our opinion and...More

1  Thank panamadiva
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We have eaten three times at Red Gables. On each occasion the food has been consistently excellent. I'm so pleased we have such an outstanding restaurant so close to where we live. On our last visit we had calamari and a crab cake for an...More

1  Thank DIanne1919
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Great Steaks, Wonderful Atmosphere and personal attention from the owner make dinner feel like a "Special Occasion" meal.

1  Thank Joy S
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Everything is amazing. The fresh baked bread is always good, salad is fresh, potato is always done right, and steak is perfect. My favorite restaurant hands down, and I've eaten everywhere from Ft. Myers, FL to Fairbanks, AK. Nowhere compares.

1  Thank Justin L
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

This was my second time dining here. What a gem. The owner and staff informative and passionate about the restaurant. Highly recommend this jewel. Don't be fooled by the outside appearance...diamond in the rough !!!

1  Thank Jodonna1959
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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
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
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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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