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Playa Mesa
Opens at 11:00 AM

Playa Mesa

4.4
(17)

Location and hours

428 E 17th St., Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Every Day
11:00 AM - 09:00 PMKid's Menu
11:00 AM - 07:30 PMAll Day Menu
$$ • Mexican • Latin American • New Mexican • American • Healthy • Local Eats

428 E 17th St., Costa Mesa, CA 92627 • More info


  • Kids

    • Taco de Pollo

      $7.00
    • Taquito de Pollo

      $7.00
    • Cheese Quesadilla

      $7.00
    • Beef Taco

      $7.00
    • Chicken Taco

      $7.00
    • Bean and Cheese Burrito

      $7.00
  • Ensaladas

    • Caesar Salad

      Tortilla strips, worcestershire sauce, black pepper, lemon juice, fish sauce, and parmesan cheese.
      $11.00
    • Mesa Salad

      Grilled jidori chicken, marinated tomato, roasted carrots, bibb lettuce, avocado, red onion, queso fresco, jalapenocilantro, and lime vinaigrette.
      $15.00
    • Ensalada de Casa Salad

      Grilled shrimp, arugula, ricotta, spiced, walnuts, fried shallots, orange, and honey mezcal dressing.
      $16.00
  • Antojitos

    • Sope

      Masa disks, refried beans, shredded beef, and pickled onions.
      $7.00
    • Guacamole

      Avocado, serrano, red onion, lime, pepita, and cotija.
      $10.50
    • Caldo de Dia

      $4.00
    • Taquitos de Pollo

      Shredded jidori chicken, escabeche, cotija, salsa verde, lettuce, and crema.
      $9.00
    • Quesadilla de Champinones

      Confit oyster mushrooms, queso oaxaca, flour tortilla, and huitlacoche crema.
      $10.00
    • Queso Fundido

      Pork chorizo, queso oaxaca, and scallions.
      $11.00
    • Tacos Dorados de Papa

      Pork chorizo, queso oaxaca, and scallions.
      $11.00
    • Ahi Aguachile Tostada

      lime, serrano, cucumber, avocado, red onion, cilantro
      $13.00
  • Enchiladas

    • Enchilada de Queso

      Monterey Jack cheese, chile California, onion, crema, and cotija.
      $14.00
    • Enfrijolada de Pollo

      Black bean puree, confit jidori chicken, queso fresco, epazote, onion, and crispy chicken skin.
      $16.00
    • Enchilada Suiza de Pollo

      Salsa verde, crema, jidori chicken, and queso oaxaca.
      $16.00
    • Enchilada Combo

      Choose any two enchiladas or one enchilada and one taco.
      $16.00
    • Short Rib Enchilada

      Salsa verde, crema, jidori chicken, and queso oaxaca.
      $17.00
  • Platos Fuertes

    • Pollo

      Jidori chicken breast, epazote, habañero, and tomatillo. Served with roasted seasonal vegetables and corn tortillas.
      $21.00
    • Al Pastor

      Chile rubbed beeler’s pork chop, pineapple, charred onion, pico de gallo. Served with roasted seasonal vegetables and corn tortillas.
      $22.00
    • Carnitas

      Confit pork shoulder, salsa cruda, and pico de gallo. Served with roasted seasonal vegetables and corn tortillas.
      $21.00
    • Carne Asada

      Grilled aspen ridge ranchera, black beans, nopal, pico de gallo, avocado, and grilled onion. Served with roasted seasonal vegetables and corn tortillas.
      $23.00
    • Fajitas: Chicken

      $18.00
    • Fajitas: Steak

      $21.00
    • Fajitas: Shrimp

      $22.00
    • Fajitas: Surf & Turf

      $24.00
    • Fajitas: Veggie

      $17.00
  • Ceviche

    • Pescado

      Local fish, tomato, onion, soy, lime, peppercorn, serrano, cucumber, and avocado.
      $15.00
    • Campechano

      Spanish octopus, shrimp, tomato, onion, chile morita, cilantro, lime, and avocado.
      $17.00
  • Tacos

    • Pollo Asado Taco

      Citrus jidori chicken, achiote, onions, and poblano.
      $13.00
    • Vegetariano Taco

      Confit oyster mushrooms, chipotle, shallot, and queso fresco.
      $13.00
    • Gobernador Taco

      Sauteed shrimp, garlic butter, bell pepper, onions, and queso oaxaca.
      $15.00
    • Carne Asada Taco

      Grilled aspen ridge ranchera, pico de gallo, and avocado.
      $15.00
    • Taco Combo

      Choose any two tacos or one taco and one enchilada.
      $16.00
    • Birria Tacos

      Melted oaxaca cheese, shredded short rib birria, onion, cilantro, consomme. Served with rice and beans
      $15.00
  • Dulces

    • Chocoflan

      Chocolate cake baked on top of creamy flan.
      $11.00
    • Tres Leches

      Sponge cake, milk, cream, and seasonal fruit.
      $9.00