Mesa Cafe & Grill, Cranston RI | Merchant Profile

Mesa Cafe and Grill is located at 100 Rolfe Street in Cranston. The restaurant has become popular for serving some of the best breakfasts and Mexican food in Cranston. Owner and Chef Ismael opened this family owned restaurant in 2005. Ismael started working in the hospitality business when he was very young. He worked in 5 star hotels in both Acapulco and Cancun. He came to Rhode Island in 1988 and worked in other restaurants. He always had the dream of owning his own Mexican restaurant. He didnít know how he would do it but he kept working hard. The opportunity arose to take over Mesa Cafe and Grill and he jumped at the chance. Ismael tells us he knew very little about cooking breakfasts but he is both passionate and a fast learner. Soon he began to incorporate some Mexican cuisine into Mesaís menu. Customers loved his recipes and kept coming back for more. Popular Mesa Cafe and Grill breakfast items include; the Breakfast Burrito, a 12íí flour tortilla filled with refried beans, cheddar cheese, salsa ranchera, scrambled eggs, sprinkled with Pico de Gallo, and served with home fries. Another diner favorite is the Belgian Waffles. Omelettes include the Greek Goddess a delicious combination of sautÈed spinach,_diced onions, tomatoes, black olives, and feta cheese then topped with crispy bacon bits. Also, the Mesa with a special combination of shredded chorizo, fresh Pico de Gallo and cheese. Other favorites are the Sicilian crafted with   sautÈed spinach, diced tomatoes and_ cheese, combined with Italian sausage. Also the All Veggie fresh broccoli zucchini, spinach, onions,_ peppers, mushrooms, and tomatoes.Ismael’s Lunch Specials include; Quesadillas, a 12-inch grilled tortilla, white or wheat, stuffed with cheddar cheese and top with sour cream and pico de gallo. Choose from steak, chicken or chile. Also, Tostadas, a crispy corn tortilla topped with your choice of meat, refried beans, lettuce, pico de gallo, sour cream, and Mexican cheese. Another favorite are Chicken Enchiladas featuring all white meat chicken wrapped in a corn tortilla, with your choice of either green or red salsa toopped with lettuce, sour cream, pico de gallo, and Mexican cheese.If you are looking for a great breakfast or the best Mexican fare north of the border, stop in and see Ismael today. He is passionate about the food he serves in his family owned restaurant. Let Ismael and his warm and attentive staff welcome you to the Mesa Cafe and Grill, you are sure to have a wonderful dining experience.

100 Rolfe Sq.
Cranston, RI 02910