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there’s something for everyone

Discover Real Texas Flavor in Mesquite!

A melting pot of food choices. Mesquite has over 250 dining options for you to enjoy. Experience the falling-off-bone magic of Texas BBQ at Mesquite BBQ, a family-run restaurant in operation for over 60 years. From Martinez Restaurant or Alejandro’s for Tex-Mex to Mesquite Diner or Porky’s for your American favorites and some of the best food trucks in DFW, we’ve got something to satisfy every craving in Mesquite!

Eat Like A Local in Mesquite

A melting pot of food choices. In Mesquite, our diverse population is evident in the wide variety of authentic international cuisines you fan find throughout our city. Whether you’re in the mood for Greek, Jamaican or Salvadorian, our story can be told through the flavors of our local restaurants.

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Discover Real Texas Flavor With Mesquite’s Barbecue Trail!

Looking for some Real Texas Flavor? Look no further than The Official Rodeo Capital of Texas. Rodeo and barbecue go hand in hand so it’s no wonder that Mesquite has so many great options to satisfy that craving. Whether it’s tender melt-off-the-bone ribs or slow-cooked brisket, Mesquite has plenty of authentic Texas barbecue that will have you coming back for seconds.

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The Patios are Where it’s at!

Find the perfect spot for a family dinner or grab lunch on a lazy afternoon. From savory burgers to the best in seafood, Mesquite has a plethora of outdoor dining options where you can enjoy your food and the sunshine.

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Fruterias for All!

Mesquite is well-known for its variety of food choices. When looking for a snack, there’s no better option than a fruteria. There are plenty of them throughout the city, offering delicious Mexican desserts, fresh-squeezed fruit juice drinks, smoothies, antojitos (little cravings), and other popular snack foods. Treat yourself and your friends and family and satisfy your sweet tooth today!

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Donut Let us Stop You!

Who doesn’t love a fresh donut first thing in the morning? These delicious pastries can be found all throughout the cIty. Whether it’s cream-filled, jelly-filled, iced, or fun shapes, Mesquite has lots of options to satisfy your sweet tooth.

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Do you Love Tacos? So do we!

There is nothing more exciting than to enjoy a delicious taco plate. Taquerias are the perfect spot to find authentic Mexican tacos without breaking the bank. Taquerias or taco stands had their beginnings in Mexico City as miner’s snacks sold on street corners throughout the city. In Mesquite, we continue this tradition offering the best tacos in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Stuffed to the brim and need a nap?

Spend the night in one of our many premier hotels like the TownePlace Suites by Marriot Dallas Mesquite.