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Mission Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
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304 E Onondaga St, Ste A, Syracuse, NY 13202-2082
+1 315-475-7344
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:30 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Cortland, New York
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295 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second try eating at the Mission before we went to a play at Crouse Hinds Theater. The last time we arrived too late a little before 6 and there was a 45 minute wait, and that wouldn't work. They do not take reservations for parties under 7 people, and it is a very small restaurant. This time... More 

Thank Laurie P
Liverpool, New York
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220 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for Sunday brunch before the Syracuse girls basketball game. It's in an old church. Stained glass windows still there. Decor mixed. We were greeted and seated right away. The waiter was great. Asked the kitchen if the days special--vegetable frittata--could be adjusted since I wouldn't be able to eat three eggs. It was and I enjoyed it immensely.... More 

Thank kpurvis87
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to pay to park in lot across street. Busy area near police and courts. Great food. The converted church was pretty but must be hard to heat all the open space. We left on our jackets the entire meal. Service was good, but food a bit slow coming out. Good food. I agree with the other reviews. The green... More 

Thank wordsmythintx
Level Contributor
29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location of this restaurant is good . Have been there for business lunch. It's good place , service is okay but an advance reservation is a good option to avoid waiting .Food was good . Overall experience is good .

Thank Badal M
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The food was very good and filling. The food came out hot and everything was fresh. The service was slow. It took some time to get our order taken and a bowl of soup and bowl of chili were forgotten. When we asked for them to be removed from the bill there was no problem.

Thank Robert S
Syracuse, New York
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I ate at The Mission with my friend in hopes of some authentic Latino cuisine. The food did not fall short of expectations. I ordered a burrito with chicken, black beans and chipotle tomato salsa. The portion size was enormous and filling. The service, however, was unbelievably poor. The waitress was disrespectful and unfriendly. Unfortunate that such a small part... More 

Thank Byron D
Syracuse, New York
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The food , decor and service is excellent . An eclectic menu gives you a variety of tasty choices with soups to salads. Cheerful atmosphere and pleasant surroundings .

Thank William D
Ottawa, Canada
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

A beautiful setting and great food, Very good drinks. We will return when in Syracuse again. I can't remember the name of what I had, but it was basically shrimp and grits and was absolutely incredible.

Thank Leslie I
Syracuse, New York
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The décor is awesome. It really feels like you are miles away from it all. People are very nice. The warm tortilla chips and homemade Salsa they serve to you right away are a nice start to any meal. Food is typical Mexican. The real thing like they prepare it in Mexico. so, if you like that taste and spice,... More 

Thank exptraveler2016
Cicero, New York
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I love the mission, I always get the shredded beef combination platter with rice and beans. It is located in an old church.

Thank Denise M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 304 E Onondaga St, Ste A, Syracuse, NY 13202-2082
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-475-7344

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?