Posted By Visit Mesa Team
June 01, 2021
Cheesy Dishes to Try on National Cheese Day
June 4th is National Cheese Day and we're celebrating by showing you delicious dishes to try in Mesa, City Limitless!
For Pizza Lovers
A rare find that is entertaining for all generations, Organ Stop is a must see (and hear) experience. Featuring the largest Wurlitzer Theater Pipe Organ in the world, the master musicians play everything from Bach to rock while you dine on delicious pizza and other food options!
Fired Pie at Mesa Riverview
Build your own delicious pizza at Fired Pie, located inside Mesa Riverview! Choose your crust, sauce, meat, cheese, veggie to customize a savory pizza pie!
Enjoy a pizza in the olive grove! Although Queen Creek Olive Mill is known mostly for it's award-winning selection of Olive Oils, they also serve up artisan pizza at the cafe inside. Pizza-cravers will find a unique menu of pizzas, including the Mill Margherita, Kalamata, and 'Grand Canyon', at the Mill's Italian-style restaurant. Check out their savory summer pizza with a seasonal twist: It's just peachy!
Nothing says real cheese like Wisconsin Cheese Curds. If you're in the mood for a real midwestern snack, try out the Poutine sharable at The Revelry. Indulge in crispy fries smothered in cheese curds and brown gravy. You can also order other cheesy dishes like jalapeno poppers, "nacho average nachos", and a hotdog wellington with jalapeno cheese fondue. Listen to music, play arcade games, and test out your putting skills and try unique drinks while munching on cheesy appetizers - The Revelry is the place to be!
If you happen to be flying to or from Arizona on National Cheese Day, grab a bite of your favorite mac and cheese bowl or creamy soup at Panera Bread! Whether you're in the mood for a mouthwatering broccoli cheddar soup or a creamy broccoli cheddar mac and cheese bowl, you can't go wrong their delicious options. Take advantage of this perfect cheesy snack while waiting for your flight!
This taproom and lounge located on Main Street in downtown Mesa serves up more than just a satisfying selection of cold drinks - they're appetizer menu is amazing and cheesy! Taking your friends or family out for dinner? Surprise them with the Bavarian Pretzel served with their Blap! Blap! beer cheese. Blap! Blap! is a Belgian Wheat that is slightly tart and brewed with blood orange juice from their neighbors at Agritopia. Their crispy and golden Blap! Blap! fries are also sold with beer cheese. Ultimate cheese lovers can indulge in the Smoked Mac & Cheese made with smoked gouda, crispy Zona Pilsner pork belly and topped of with a fried jalapeno. Take a look!
Los Sombreros is an iconic spot to enjoy flavorful bites! When you're there, you have to try out the Pollo Fundido Burrito. This deep fried chicken burrito is topped with guacamole, pico de gallo, chipotle cream sauce and queso fresco! Speaking of Queso, take a look at this savory appetizer:
Entrees for Cheese Lovers
Fall head-over-boots for Jalapeno Buck's Mexican soul food accompanied with Arizona-style BBQ. Their cheesy bean burritos and quesadillas will make you want to come back for seconds! You don't want to miss out on this buckin' good BBQ!
Fall in love with Baja Joe's traditional Mexican dishes that are prepared and served authentic to Mexico! Their long list of cheesy burrito options will make any foodie lover wanting to try it all. If you are feeling edgy, you can turn any of their burritos into a chimichanga!
Backyard Taco Mesa (University), Backyard Taco Mesa (Stapley) and Backyard Taco Gilbert
Three locations, with all the same tasty flavors! If you are looking for excellent authentic Mexican food, then Backyard Taco is the place to be! Their simple, yet delicious menu items are made with fresh ingredients and unique seasonings that will satisfy your tastebuds. Make sure to try the Backyard Taco Birria Tostada made with a crisp corn tortilla topped with melted Monterey Jack cheese, shredded beef, diced red onion and cilantro!