La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

  • 3036 S Expressway St

    Council Bluffs, IA 51501

    Map & Directions
  • 712-256-2762

About La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

  • Mexican Restaurants
  • Restaurants
  • Catering Companies
M-Th 11am-10pm, F-Sa 11am-10:30pm, Su 11am-9pm
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Year Established
  • 1993
Payment Options
  • Discover
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  • Cash
  • American Express
  • Restaurant
  • Catering


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La Mesa Mexican Restaurant Menu


Whether you need something to munch on before your meal arrives, or you’re stopping by for happy hour, the appetizers at La Mesa Mexican Restaurant are delicious and perfectly portioned. Enjoy a simple classic like our Famous Cheese Dip and Chips. Or try a little bit of everything with our Grande Appetizer Platter!

    Soups & Salads

    La Mesa Mexican Restaurant offers fresh, light soups and salads that are perfect for lunch or dinner. Try our tangy Fruit Salad or our savory Roasted Poblano Cream Soup!


      From favorites like carne asada, enchiladas, chimichangas, and burritos to more unique dishes like tortas and molcajete, La Mesa Mexican Restaurant has an authentic Mexican dish to satisfy every craving. We also have several variations of our enchiladas and burritos, if you want to venture away from your comfort zone!

        Taqueria Corner

        With 18 variations of tacos at La Mesa Mexican Restaurant, you can get whatever kind of tacos you like. Chicken, beef, shrimp, birria, chorizo, tilapia, bean and cheese—all of your Mexican cuisine favorites are here! Your choice of (2) hand-crafted tacos and (2) sides: rice, refried beans, black beans, charro beans, or steamed vegetables. All tacos include La Mesa’s famous salsas!


          With six variations of fajitas at La Mesa Mexican Restaurant—with options for steak, chicken, shrimp, chorizo, and vegetarian—you’re sure to find the sizzling, savory Mexican entree you’ve been craving all day! Prepared with a special recipe of sauteed bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes. Includes lettuce, sour cream, guacamole, pico de gallo and (4) tortillas. Served with rice and refried beans.

            Gulf of Mexico Dishes

            Authentic, delicious seafood entrees inspired by cuisine from Mexico’s eastern coast are what you’ll find in La Mesa Mexican Restaurant’s Gulf of Mexico menu. You can enjoy shrimp, crab, and tilapia in a variety of dishes, from enchiladas to ceviche!


              Looking for a delicious, affordable meal for your little one? La Mesa Mexican Restaurant has traditional Mexican dishes available for kids, as well as favorites like cheeseburgers and chicken fingers.


                After you’ve finished your meal, why not order one of La Mesa Mexican Restaurant’s delectable desserts? Try Mexican favorites like flan and sopapilla, or get a more traditional dessert like cheesecake and ice cream!
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                  we have eaten there and the manager had fun with us. the food was good, and the atmosphere is fun. the flaming flag drink is good.


                  we have eaten there and the manager had fun with us. the food was good, and the atmosphere is fun. the flaming flag drink is good.

                  Message from La Mesa Mexican Restaurant

                  La Mesa is a Mexican restaurant with locations in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri. We pride ourselves on excellent customer service and a fun atmosphere. Join us for awesome appetizers, exciting entrees, seafood specialties, fabulous fajitas, and mouthwatering margaritas. Catering is also offered with menu combinations that will satisfy any taste and budget. Join us today for some authentic Mexican cuisine that’s sure to put a smile on your face!

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