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Charleston's Restaurant

1623 S Stapley Dr, Mesa, AZ 85204-6609
+1 480-635-9500
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (16 reviews)
“key lime pie” (9 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1623 S Stapley Dr, Mesa, AZ 85204-6609
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has both and a classy and relaxed atmosphere with its dark wood and low lighting decor. The menu is varied and we've never had a meal we didn't enjoy from bison, to chicken-fried steak to salads and great desserts & it's moderately priced....More

Thank SeattleBrooklynBoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife ordered a burger well done with no pink. It had no red but plenty of pink. They cooked another burger that had very little pink but by then my daughter and I were almost half done. The ultimate insult was they charged us...More

1  Thank David M. M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been several times and the food is very good! The service has been excellent except for a few times; seems that the staff gets move involved in preparing and delivering to people who have called in take out orders. Our biggest complaint is the...More

Thank ccjs49
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Quickly - Two people, dinner...looking for a non-chain experience in Mesa...but our hotel staff kept encouraging us, "Charlestons is really good. Seriously!" We're glad we took their advice! First-blush, it 'feels' like an 80s upscale chain - low lights, dark woods, plastic coated menu... and...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

This place has excellent food. It is a great destination for a business lunch or a date night. It is not a bbq joint, but it has some of the best ribs I've ever eaten. The shrimp cargot is excellent, spinach dip is delicious, I...More

Thank johnV9683ZZ
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We met another couple at Charleston's for dinner on my birthday. Food, service, and beverages were outstanding. Our server was very attentive. Food was served hot and cooked perfectly. We all had a wonderful evening and great meals.

Thank mediator51
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went to dinner at Charleston's recently and it once again did not disappoint. I had a Filet & baked potato and my companion had the baby back ribs. We were both very happy with everything about our meal. My steak was prepared to perfection and...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Amazing rib eye stalk ,great friendly staff , as a tourist still getting used to the huge portion sizes , but food was excellent , loved sitting outside , great selection on menu good choice for everybody , wine by glass good can recommend Pinot...More

Thank jangovey1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

What's not to like? Pleasant atmosphere, terrific tasting food, and a superb staff! We had a starter of coconut shrimp which were the best I ever had(wife agreed). Clam chowder soup was very good. I had french dip and wife had catfish. You can substitute...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Enjoyed another time with Charleston's in Mesa. Great service and food. Had the rips and they were fall of the bone tender. I had a baked potato that was hot and well presented. Logan was super as our server. The place to go for a...More

Thank Michael B
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Questions & Answers
Bev C
6 September 2016|
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Response from TravelJohn092 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it seems a bit noisier in the restaurant, I figured that is because people are enjoying themselves. You can eat a full meal at the bar!
Cindy L
24 March 2015|
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Response from Edith B | Reviewed this property |
This is a non-smoking restaurant -- patio smoking only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1623 S Stapley Dr, Mesa, AZ 85204-6609
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 480-635-9500
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