Mission serves one dessert: freshly fried churros with chocolate sauce for dipping. Mine were delicious, though on the heavy side, even by the standards of a fried dessert. Unbidden, I received a message from Adam Tilford apologizing for the heaviness — there had been a screwup with the batter in the kitchen. (I should mention that the Tilfords know me by sight.)

Mission pushes all the right trend buttons to be a smash hit, but it's this attention to detail — and the regret when their restaurants do not meet their own high standards — that have set the Tilford brothers apart at Tortillaria, Milagro and now Mission. There is a wait at Mission now because it is new and exciting. There will be a wait in the future because it is, simply, very good.

See photos: Inside Mission Taco in the Delmar Loop
Jennifer Silverberg
Outside Mission Taco Joint, 6235 Delmar Boulevard. See photos: Inside Mission Taco in the Delmar Loop.
Jennifer Silverberg
Outside Mission Taco Joint, 6235 Delmar Boulevard. See photos: Inside Mission Taco in the Delmar Loop.

Location Info

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Mission Taco Joint

6235 Delmar Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63130

Category: Restaurant > Mexican

Region: University City

Details

Mission Taco Joint
Fish taco...$2.50
Queso con chorizo...$7
"Cowboy" burrito...$9

See photos: Inside Mission Taco in the Delmar Loop
6235 Delmar Boulevard; 314-932-5430.
Hours: 11 a.m.-1 a.m. Tue.-Sat. 11 a.m.-midnight Sun. (Closed Mon.)

See photos: Inside Mission Taco in the Delmar Loop

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