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Matta's Grill and Cantina

#269 of 757 Restaurants in Mesa}
££ - £££Mexican,
1033 N Dobson Rd, Ste 110, Mesa, AZ 85201-7581
+1 480-964-7881
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“refried beans” (4 reviews)
“taco” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 16:30All hours
Mexican, Southwestern
££ - £££
1033 N Dobson Rd, Ste 110, Mesa, AZ 85201-7581
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

While the new location doesn't have the the charming patio and fountain room, it is a tribute to the original. The Robert's Tacos and the salsa taste just as delicious as they ever have. I have had the same waitress for literally my whole life....More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I came in with a group of runners after the half marathon on Feb 25th. We had a larger group (12). We told them we had that many and she kept asking "are you sure?" several times in a rude tone. She finally told us...More

Thank EmKay823
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

To start, Carol our server was fantastic, courteous and "Johnny on the spot". Food was delicious, chimichanga and chilli Verde were very good. Chips and salsa were brought to the table quickly, almost as soon as we were seated.

Thank hdslam
Reviewed 24 January 2017

There's nothing like Matta's! Best ground beef enchilada with red sauce and no onions you'll ever eat. Their re-fried beans are so delicious I could eat them as a meal all by themselves. The salsa (mild and hot) for their chips is better than anywhere...More

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We met here for dinner for 8 because it was across the sidewalk from where the party was going next, jesterz nightclub. Been in business 68 years here in Mesa. I like the new location but the old building was kinda special. The food is...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 10 December 2016

To start with, the chips were wonderfully light and thin, just the way I like them. The red salsa was very good as well. We were there for lunch and each ordered soup and taco salad. The abondigas soup was very salty and tasteless, but...More

Thank OnTheRoadRetired
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A wonderful birthday lunch with friends! Could not have been more pleased. Our server Malina was wonderful and attentive, giving us time to talk but aware of our needs. The food was outstanding and plentiful. The chips and salsa to begin with were delicious, as...More

Thank Amelia F
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The food was terrible and the place was filthy. We were there mid-afternoon and the place was empty. The waitresses were sitting in a booth across the room shooting the breeze. If you have time to lean(or sit), you have time to clean. Sadly, this...More

Thank Rafael6767
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Food was ok, spiced sour cream was good. I ordered stuffed shrimp quesadilla , wish it was hot and shrimp cut into pieces instead of whole shrimp falling out of every bite . My beau ordered steak picado - it's his favorite he loved it...More

Thank Komal B
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Dominic, the manager/bartender was very friendly and efficient. The Bean Dip was pretty good and the Fajita Salad was good too. Could have used black beans on the salad. The Margarita was premixed and tapped like a beer. I couldn't taste the tequila and have...More

Thank Melody M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
06:30 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 19:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1033 N Dobson Rd, Ste 110, Mesa, AZ 85201-7581
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-964-7881
  • E-mail
MATTA'S RESTAURANTS HAVE BEEN SERVING THE VALLEY FOR 60 YEARS! Our family recipes have been passed down from generation to generation and we are committed to serving only the finest foods, made with the freshest ingredients. All of our dishes are made from scratch. Families and even out-of-town guests have grown up with Matta's authentic West Texas-style Mexican cuisine. Your dining experience will have the same great taste and familiar atmosphere you've grown accustomed to every time. The NEW Matta's Grill and Cantina will serve up your old favorites and some great new exciting dishes! If you haven't experienced Matta's Mexican Restaurants, we encourage you to stop in and start a new family tradition. We're honored to have you as our guest. Come taste the difference at Matta's!
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