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Restaurants near end of light rail in Mesa

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BevK May 3, 2009 09:21 AM

Can anyone recommend restaurants within walking distance of the light rail in Mesa? We're not familliar with that area. It would be for late afternoon today. Thanks for your help.

  1. jkgourmet May 3, 2009 10:07 AM

    Asian Express and UnPHOgettable are within 1/4 mile. Both are excellent, though very casual restaurants. There's also a Filberto's across the street.

    A great website for information about the restaurants along the light rail line:
    http://www.phxrailfood.com/

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      ziggylu May 3, 2009 12:49 PM

      If you get off the light rail and jump on the 96 bus south(right there at the transit center so easy transfer) for just a few stops to Guadalupe you'll be at the new location for the Cornish Pasty Company). Today is a nice day to sit out on their patio.

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      Cornish Pasty Co
      1941 W Guadalupe Rd, Mesa, AZ

      1. silverbear May 3, 2009 01:32 PM

        As stated above, Asian Cafe Express and UnPHOgettable are two good choices. The latter is part of Mekong Plaza, a large shopping center oriented toward the southeast Asian community. Mekong Plaza is home to half a dozen restaurants, most of which I'm still exploring. There's one devoted to broken rice dishes and another devoted to Vietnamese seven courses of beef.

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        Asian Cafe Express
        1911 W Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201

        Unphogettable
        66 S Dobson Rd, Mesa, AZ

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