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The Mission Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mission Beach
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3795 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92109
+1 858-488-9060
07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 15:00
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Bozeman, Montana
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157 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had breakfast here on Friday morning; coffee was very good and the breakfast selections were great. My husband had chilaquilas and added on chicken sausage and rosemary potatoes...Yummo. I had the house made cereal and fruit bowl, it was also very good. Would return again...

Thank Sherry H
Bristol, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Deserves 5 stars as, although it was really busy, there was a good reason... The food is delicious ! We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast and even more so considering I have a dairy allergy and this was more than catered for. We had to wait for a table at a weekend but not for long and it was worth the... More 

Thank Louise S
Hellertown, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon this year's trip to San Diego, we eagerly headed to North Park for our past fav "The Mission". Our first visit this trip was with the family for breakfast. Parking is street parking, and we drove around the block several times until we scored a vacant spot and walked two blocks. You may want to drop someone off to... More 

Thank Dianne B
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77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose The Mission in North Park because it was rated #1 on TripAdvisor and close to the Zoo. We had to drive around the block a few times to find parking but it was worth it. We were greeted right away by a smiling face. it was busy but still had plenty of tables. Our waiter was attentive and... More 

Thank lunchladyNh
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here for breakfast as it was close to the hotel and rated highly on Tripadvisor. It was disappointing. The staff were courteous but not cheerful or friendly like every other place we visited in San Diego, they were not attentive either and it wasn't a busy Monday morning. The fastest thing about the place was the bill which... More 

Thank Christian_London_UK
Lubbock, Texas
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is very casual. The French Toast is excellent! It is a huge portion, enough for 2 in my opinion. Just a block from the beach.

Thank Truble61
Cave Creek, Arizona
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pancakes were perfect, light and fluffy, we got the strawberry granola, nice crunch. The rosemary potatoes are amazing, must have, well seasoned crispy on the outside smashed redskins. The chilaquiles were only left down. Had they called them breakfast nachos it would have been great because they were very tasty. But I was actually expecting chilaquiles not tortilla chips... More 

Thank momlikesthebest
Boston, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we were deciding where to go on vacation this year the kids wanted to come back to San Diego for the breakfast at the Mission. We were not disappointed. Since we were on east coast time we basically at door when they opened at 7 am. We always over order since everything so good but breakfast took us all... More 

Thank Kelly M
Monterrey, Mexico
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant, a friend of mine recommend it and I was pleased, the service was very friendly and charm. Prices are ok and food quality superb. We went on sunday and was crowded and has to wait 30-45 mins our 8 people table, so if you´re in a hurry or hungry take your time. Worth it!!!

Thank Juan Carlos S
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place based on TripAdvisor reviews. Believe the reviews!!! Very popular as we had to wait 10 minutes for a table (never a bad sign). Portions are huge and the food is superb. Ended up going back again.

Thank adamgovan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3795 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Mission Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Mission Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 858-488-9060

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