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Red Gables Mesquite Grill

2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
+1 419-626-3354
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab cakes” (15 reviews)
“ribeye” (12 reviews)
“monte cristo” (4 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

OMG - hidden gem!!!!!! We went only because of the hanging baskets but the baskets belong to the next door neighbor restaurant Jacks deli - don’t go there - go to Red Gables!! It was amazing - fabulous service, fabulous food, fabulous ambience! My only...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nmkoepke
Reviewed 28 July 2018

First impression was horrible. An overgrown weed patch with an additional dead pile of weed in parking area.restaurant itself is out dated and service slow. After ordering and waiting G was to,d what I ordered was nor available and settled for a mediocre streak that...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bobbi t
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We were looking for a good meal and we found it here! It is a small, very quaint place that serves up the best meal in town. The chef comes out to talk to everyone and makes sure, personally, everything is just the way you...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Gregory F
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I had the filet mignon, baked potato, salad, fresh baked bread & my husband had ribeye with french fries. I believe this was the best tasting meal out at a restaurant that I ever had! Would definitely go back and highly recommend this place for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

annette stevenson 9 reviews 6 minutes ago We found this awesome little restaurant while on vacation with the family. They have the best crab cakes that were full of lump crab meat, excellent steaks, the appetizers were delicious, grilled brie with fresh strawberries and blueberries...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank twodbeat
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Just off the main strip and tourist attractions, there's a very small restaurant in an odd tudor house tucked-in next to a burger joint and deli. The lights are dim; the space cramped. Only a handful of tables to serve. But, what you get here...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 756douglas
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We had Queen filet and Rack of ribs both were excellent. The service was superb and the beer was only $3.00. We will be back next week with the whole family

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank James H
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Red Gables is a place you could drive by a dozen times and never realize they’re there. It’s a restaurant on a lonely stretch of road in the Ohio farm country. If you wanna find them you should get a map and you SHOULD get...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Kyle K
Reviewed 14 May 2018

The crab stuffed scallops were to die for!!! the best!!! Ordered the crab cakes and they were excellent and more crab than most places. Steak was a bit burned on outside but overall was good

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 892SharonB
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

First time here and the outside is s but off putting as it’s a bit run down looking. The inside is not much better as far as decor. The dining room is very small but the staff were friendly and sat us immediately. The chef...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank loribednarski
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11 August 2018|
Response from Gregory F | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, it is a very casual atmosphere!
26 April 2017|
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Response from roguelle | Property representative |
We do, indeed! All homemade, our most popular are our four-layer white strawberry whipped cream cake and our four-layer chocolate cake. We also make a New York style cheesecake and frequently offer a variety of pies... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2350 Cleveland Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-4492
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-626-3354
  • E-mail
Delight in the finest steaks and freshest seafood served. All of our meals are cooked over mesquite wood to add flavor that is unsurpassed, and our attention to every guest in our diningroom is renowned. Fall Hours: Friday 4:00 - 9:30 Saturday 4:00 - 9:30 Available Monday - Thursday for private parties by reservation.
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