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outofplacecajun Feb 7, 2013 12:26 PM

I'm looking for a fairly inexpensive (around $15 a plate) place with the best mole. Any suggestions?

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    Mike C. Miller Feb 25, 2013 06:45 PM

    Mesa!! Best around. It might be a tad over $15, but not much. Plus, if you go on a slower night, the chef will come out and tell you how the mole is made, explain how it's based on his grandmother's recipe, and tell you how many days this batch took to make. We talked to him about thirty minutes one night just about mole.

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      maratl2 Feb 22, 2013 02:39 PM

      Meso Maya and Cafe Veracruz in Bishop Arts.

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        pocketmole Feb 11, 2013 08:29 PM

        While I haven't been here yet, it just so happens that about two days ago I came across a place that supposedly has the best mole in Dallas. It's called Mesa and it's in Oak Cliff.

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          ECcowboy Feb 10, 2013 02:52 PM

          Meso Maya

          1. twinwillow Feb 7, 2013 03:23 PM

            I love the duck mole' at Mesa.
            http://www.mesadallas.com/

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              foiegras Feb 7, 2013 05:35 PM

              me three. as far as i'm concerned, once you've had that mole piping hot, there is no other. be sure to get some of the housemade corn tortillas too.

            2. Veggo Feb 7, 2013 12:50 PM

              In descending order of quality/ price: Mesa - duck or chicken. Nuevo Leon - enchiladas. Cuquitas - chicken.
              I had a pretty good pork in mole for lunch in Florida today - I love a good mole.

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