About Mesa Street Grill
Welcome to Simply Sensational dining. From the first day, our mission has been to provide customers with exceptional cuisine and excellent service in a comfortable and elegant atmosphere. Our goal is and always will be to meet and exceed our customers' expectations.
Opened in 1998, Mesa Street Grill is located in El Paso's University and Medical District, and just a few blocks from downtown. Locally owned and operated, we offer a unique dining venue for the El Paso area. Our professional chefs are all graduates of Professional and/or Cordon Blue Culinary Schools. Our menus change seasonally.
Our dining areas are designed for private and pleasing conversation. Our climate-controlled patio is ideal for toasts of congratulations with business associates, friends and loved ones. Everything about The Mesa Street Grill is designed to enhance your dining experience. Join us for one of your meals and witness our commitment to excellence for yourself.
Contemporary American, American
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00Pm, Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 4:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Firday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
$31 to $50
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Live Jazz (American, Latin) Thursdays through Saturdays.
Front, side and rear of building
Mesa & Sunbowl
Private Party Facilities:
When you need something out of the ordinary for that once in a lifetime event, Mesa Street Grill has the ability to host your small lunch or dinner party, a bridal or baby shower, a rehearsal dinner, birthday dinner, all holiday occasions or any other special occasion. We host special events all the time, and many people return just to remember their experiences at The Mesa Street Grill.
We offer: A personalized menu, Theme decorations, Wine Pairing Dinners, A private room (inside for up to 45 people)
A reserved patio (seating for up to 65 people)
Private Party Contact:
Aaron Means: 9155321881x
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Cigar Room, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Delivery, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Mesa Street Grill Ratings and Reviews
Fair, not what I expected. I thought tha ...
Fair, not what I expected. I thought that the ambiance was fitting for a fine dining experience. The food was pretty good not great. The prices were a little high for the quality of food.
Service was good. A new server that was trying hard. We had to ask for salt and pepper a couple of times.
We notified OpenTable that it was my wife's birthday and nothing happened. Not that it was a big deal, but why ask if nothing is going to be recognized.
We were there on a early Sunday(11:15am) reservation. We were sitting at a bar table and the bartender put NFL games on for us. A couple of employees came in early and sat at the bar. One of them changed the TV to something they wanted to watch.
We expected more of a fine dining experience and got a Chili's or Applebee's experience.
The service was excellent, from seating ...
The service was excellent, from seating to dessert. Our server was also excellent, prompt, and professional. Exactly what you expect from a top notch restaurant. We went for my husband's birthday and he enjoyed our time spent at Mesa Street Grill. Great food!
This was our second time going to Mesa ...
This was our second time going to Mesa Street grill. The first time the server had an attitude but the food was made well. This second time the service was good but both my husband and my steak was cold. We were told this was because it took less time to cook then the other meals. I am not a chef but even I know how to make food done at the same time. Whoever was in the back should have had the brains to make the steaks last. When we got our steaks back, they tasted microwaved. When I am spending over $200 for a meal (there was 4 of us), I expect the food to be worth it.
I selected the Mesa Street Grill to take ...
I selected the Mesa Street Grill to take my boyfriend to dinner for his birthday and we definitely enjoyed it.
My boyfriend ordered the 16 oz steak with asparagus and I had the spicy shrimp pasta. We enjoyed the food so much I forgot to take a picture for my review lol. We also received a complimentary desert for the birthday boy, vanilla ice cream drizzled with chocolate, chocolate cake and a side of fruit.
The service was impeccable, our server made perfect food and drink suggestions.
I will definitely return here on my next visit to El Paso.
We arrived in time, it took them about 15 minutes to get our table, the place was not busy at all, once seated, our waitress took a while to get our drink order, (on the plus side the beer was cold ) we order the appetizer, it came with in reasonable time, we order the entre, I ordered the Delmonico Rib Eye, ordered medium, my wife ordered the crab cakes, when our food arrived, my stake overcooked and dry, I informed my waitress, brought me another steak cooked the same way, I guess it was the same steak, no flavor and dry, it was as if I was chewing on and old piece of leather.
I only eat 1/3rd of it.
By the time we were done dinner for two,
One margarita, one cold beer, one glass of wine, one appetizer, crab cakes and a stake, total bill $130.00 plus.
Horrible Service with horrible service.
Service was horrible at least our waitor was. We saw couples enjoying their time with their server but us. We ordered coctails and we're approached 15 minutes later asking if what beer we ordered. After we explained that we ordered mix drinks he asked if we were sure as if we were liars. Then we received our meal which I would say was less than hot but we weren't able to explain since we were not visited again until our meal was over. We also heard the two couples behind complain as he forgot their order and he was only serving 3 tables total. It was a less than amazing Valentine dinner for the crazy price we paid.
Awful! Never again!
We arrived just on time (7:30pm) and were seated in the sports bar area and not in the dining room! Very noisy and very uncomfortable. Our waiter was immediately very pushy and came 4 times to take our orders. When we were ready, he was nowhere to be find! Finally he came and took our orders (3 different appetizers and 3 different entrees) without taking notes. After 45 minutes, another server came to serve just our entrees. The appetizers were not ordered! I called for the manager who took another full 10 minutes to show up! He had no explanation, no excuses and didn't propose any solution!
We left that miserable place at 8:45pm without having been served any food, not even some bread!
THANK YOU TO THE nTH POWER
This was our first time and the staff were very accommodating. I wanted an extra special environment for my 7th Anniversary. I physically visited five well known area restaurants to see for myself if they had the environment I was looking for and Mesa Street Grill was the next to last stop. The moment I walked into the front door I knew this was the right place. When the day of my anniversary arrived my wife was elated at the location and the service along with the attentiveness. A special thank you to our server Rauk who was extraordinary. He did not get upset when we informed him the Wine Room was too cold and even found another table for us after the manager turned down the refrigerated air. I am more than pleased with Mesa Street Grill for helping me give my wife an Anniversary and a memory that she and I will both cherish for a lifetime. We will be back in the near future but nothing can capture that first magical moment that we have already experienced. Thank you, thank you, thank you. Mitch Brice
wish we had a better experience
7 people, 6 plates of beef, none of which were tender or juicy. just short of $900 after $120 tip.
The appetizers were great but small, the wine was great and we found a screwtop wine for $35 that everyone liked. The sides we had with the meat (extra and above the $45 sinuous cow cuts) were tasty. Mac and cheese was awesome. The 7th meal was a crabcake plate and it was great. We had Ribeyes cooked medium rare and there was zero marbling, no juice and very sinuous in streaks running through them. The others were NY Prime and although I didn't try a bite, they had low opinions of their meats. I left meat on my plate, so that says a lot.
Overall, we all felt pretty unhappy with our meats. Many in the party mentioned better meats at several other restaurants, and the names thrown out as better were low level chain type of places and not Cattlemans and Ruths Chris, which can serve a piece of meat.
The bacon wrapped, cheese stuffed jalapenos were great and came on many plates.
I think they should know our opinion, but none of us are confrontational types, so we just smiled and left.
Great Experience for Anniversary on 11/28/15
My wife and I went to Mesa Street Grill for the first time on our 28th anniversary. We had reservations and arrived a little early but we were seated quickly as it was a slow evening. I had the steak Diane and my wife had the Salmon. Both meals were excellent. The service was fantastic, the ambiance was great. It made for a very nice and romantic dinner. We thoroughly enjoyed the the experience and will plan on going back.
The only negative thing that happened was a group near us that was very loud. The rest of the restaurant was quiet but this group felt that everyone else had to hear everything they were saying. Thank goodness it was near the end of our meal before they really became annoying. No matter where you go you can't escape rude. This was not the restaurants fault.
Nice place for couples
The décor and atmosphere was very nice. The restaurant had an air of fine dining. The wine list was quite extensive. However, the actual menu was quite lacking and offered a small list of items. For such a small list of food items, they were quite pricy. Nevertheless, a good time was had by all. The establishment felt better suited for couple drinks and dessert or a light meal. It does not seem suited to take the family for a meal.
I took my wife out for our 31st Annaversary, I wanted someplace nice, and fancier than places we usually go. This place fit the bill.
It took a little longer than I would have liked, to get things rolling. But after that the service was really good, the food was better. I left satisfied, and with a desire to return.
first visit back since they moved....
This was the first time we have been back since they moved. We had gotten away from going there because the bar noise. It was never terribly loud, but there were a few times a conversation in the dinning room was difficult. Flash forward to this location....OMG. What a perfect atmosphere in the dinning room. I love the separation of the two areas, and it was much brighter and pleasant feel. It has a sleek look that better matches the wonderful food. The food has always been outstanding and continues to be so.
great food and ambience
Our wonderful meal was relaxing and un hurried. No need to rush out so they could seat other patrons. We were there for about 4 hours. Wine was excellent and the lamb and steak were done to perfection. Wait staff was very accommodating
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