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Quality seafood can be found at Cayomango Steaks, Seafood and Drinks. With a cozy atmosphere, this Mexican restaurant has a wide range of beautifully plated options. From sushi to steak to tacos, you can enjoy fresh seafood and creative drinks at Cayomango.
Travel: 5 minute walk from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon-Wed 10am-10pm; Thurs 10am-12am; Fri-Sat 10am-1am; Sun 10am-12am
Want a late-night snack after a day of crafting? Go to Diamond’s Sports Grille, across the street from the Mesa Convention Center. This sports bar is a great place to mull over the day with your peers and friends and enjoy a chill ambience with good food and drinks.
Travel: 1 minute walk from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon-Sat 11am-1am; Sun 11am-11pm
Entertainment meets tasty food at Organ Stop Pizza. They serve specialty pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, salads, desserts and drinks in a 700-seat dining room. While enjoying the food, the largest theater pipe organ ever created appears for the audience to enjoy a full orchestra sound. Shows occur nightly and included dancing marionette cats, disco balls and light shows.
Travel: 2 minute walk from Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon-Thurs 4-8:30pm; Fri 4-9pm; Sat 3:30-9pm; Sun 3:30-8:30pm
Enjoy some classic Mexican food at Margarita’s Fresh Cocina. Their menu includes tacos, burritos, ceviches and mariscos along with a selection of over 12 types of margaritas. You can refuel for Maker Festivals with some of the best Mexican food in the area.
Travel: 10 minute walk from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Tues-Thurs 11am-9pm; Fri-Sat 11am-10pm; closed Sun-Mon
Opened in 2010, Downtown Rendezvous serves American cuisine with a twist. From omelets and pancakes to salads and sandwiches, Downtown Rendezvous has something everyone can enjoy, including vegetarian options. You can enjoy breakfast and lunch with other makers as it serves as the perfect meeting place.
Travel: 9 minute walk from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon-Thurs 6am-3pm; Closed Fri-Sun
Hope’s Frybread is a Navajo owned and operated restaurant that serves fresh frybread daily. Frybread is crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside and goes great with both sweet and savory toppings. Get a taste of family recipes, seasonal stews and fresh ingredients at Hope’s Frybread in Mesa.
Travel: 3 minute drive from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon-Fri 10:30am-8pm; Sat 11am-8pm; closed Sun
Have a craving for a hearty burger? Visit Haven Burgers, one of the top burger places in Mesa. It is a cozy diner that serves handcrafted burgers and quality ingredients. The staff can accommodate to any dietary restrictions to provide a great meal for you. Haven Burgers is a must-stop for burger enthusiasts who need to fuel up for more activities at Maker Festivals.
Travel: 4 minute drive from the Mesa Convention Center
Hours: Mon 10am-4pm; Tues-Thurs 10am-8pm; Fri 10am-9pm; Sat 10am-7:30; Closed Sun
Wineries, Breweries and Bars, Oh My!
Take a seat with a fellow maker and try some locally brewed beers or handcrafted drinks featured in the list below.