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The 15 Best American Restaurants In Mesa

Updated: August 22, 2022

Looking for the best American restaurants in Mesa? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues Mesa has to offer.

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Worth Takeaway

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Bobby Q - Mesa

New American, $$, MesaNew American, $$Mesa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Board & Batten

New American, $$, MesaNew American, $$Mesa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Baby Kay's Cajun Kitchen

Creole, $$, Dobson RanchCreole, $$Mesa, Dobson Ranch
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Goldie’s Bistro

New American, $, MesaNew American, $Mesa
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 5.0

Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken - Mesa

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Blue 32 Sports Grill

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

D-Mac & Wings

American, $, MesaAmerican, $Mesa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Charleston's

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Allison's Texas BBQ

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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The Hub Grill and Bar

American, $$, MesaAmerican, $$Mesa
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Stufrageous Stuffed Burgers

American, $$, Fiesta Park VillageAmerican, $$Mesa, Fiesta Park Village
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5
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Lucky Lou's American Grill

American, $$, MoondanceAmerican, $$Mesa, Moondance
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Whats Crackin Cafe

American, $$, Camelot EstatesAmerican, $$Mesa, Camelot Estates
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Harbor Seafood Cajun House Mesa

Southern, $$, Dobson WoodsSouthern, $$Mesa, Dobson Woods
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right American restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We analyzed 692 lists and articles from top sources like Visit Mesa and Hoodline, 11589 Mesa restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Visit Mesa - Brunch Spots in City Limitless That You Need to Try!, Hoodline - Your guide to the 3 top spots in Mesa's Camelot Estates neighborhood and Hoodline - Explore the 4 most popular restaurants in Mesa's Moondance neighborhood. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Frequently asked questions

The highest-rated American restaurants for delivery in Mesa are Worth Takeaway, Wide Daddys, and Cozy Corner Cafe.

Worth Takeaway, Wide Daddys, and Edge Grill and Bar are the highest-rated American restaurants for take-out in Mesa.

Worth Takeaway, The Green Bar, and BurgerFi are the highest-rated American restaurants for dessert in Mesa.

There are 254 American restaurants in Mesa.

Worth Takeaway, Wide Daddys, and Edge Grill and Bar are the highest-rated American restaurants that serve breakfast in Mesa.

Drink pairing tips

  • Kentucky 75 with your fried chicken

    If your food palns include American, then you should consider helping it along with some cocktail. We find that a Kentucky 75, with its hits of honey and citrus, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

  • Pair grilled burger with Margarita

    To elevate your grilled burger experience, we recommend some Margarita to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail balances the spice and salt of the burger.

  • Vieux Carre and heavy meat dish


    When considering how to best enjoy your heavy meat dish, we would highlight how well a glass of Vieux Carre complements the dish as it cuts through the heaviness of the dish.


Fun facts

  • A priceless experience

    How much would you pay for one hot dog? How does $169 sound? That’s what it costs at Tokyo Dog in Seattle.

  • The history of lobster roll

    lobster roll has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from The United States. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • July = American festival

    Take a trip to The United States during July and you’re in for a surprise. They put on the Picklesburgh Festivalaround July usually. food stands are a given.

Parking information

We’ve all struggled to find good parking near restaurants in Mesa. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.

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