Newman’s Picks for Places to Eat Mesa AZ
If you’re a novice foodie like I am, look no further than places to eat Mesa AZ for delish fare and engaging atmospheres for your next business meeting or date night.
Coffee Talk in Mesa AZ
Gill’s Grounds is a veteran owned coffee shop located next to the Power Road Farmers Market. They offer espresso, coffee, smoothies, iced drinks offered at their double drive-up window so you don’t have to wait.
LoFi Coffee in downtown Mesa AZ offers more space and a cool vibe that you won’t experience at a chain coffee shop. Whether you’re in need of a business meeting spot or an evening out, LoFi offers coffee, tea, pastries, snacks and events. Check out the LoFi Coffee Facebook page for the latest happenings at their location and in the downtown Mesa area.
Downtown Mesa Revival
With so much happening in the Heritage District of Gilbert, it’s easy to forget about the Downtown Mesa revival happening. From the Mesa Arts Center to locally owned shops and restaurants, this area is sure to continue growing when the light rail begins service in August 2015.
Nunthaporn Thai was voted the 2014 Best Thai Restaurant in Mesa AZ by the Phoenix New Times and with good reason. They don’t just serve authentic thai food served to your level of heat, the present it in a way that is pleasing to your eyes and nose. You can’t eat here just once. I know you’ll be back for more!
Il Vinaio has been a downtown Mesa for more than 40 years and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner in a bistro atmosphere. Gluten-free menu, daily dinner specials, and a $5 happy hour are just a few of the reasons to visit. Make it a date night and see for yourself what makes Il Vinaio special.
Queens Pizzeria & Cafe is perfect for those searching for East Coast pizza and subs. If you’ve ever wanted to taste a hand-tossed New York style pizza, this is THE place for you.
It goes without saying that I’ve got to include a Mexican restaurant on the list! If you’re looking for authentic New Mexican cuisine, look no further than The Original Blue Adobe Grill. Located near downtown Mesa, this unexpected gem is a favorite of locals and visitors alike. From the Sunday breakfast to daily specials and a full bar, this is worth the visit. Make a reservation for this can’t-miss deliciousness.
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