The Mission

street corn

Positive
Negative

Positive 6

  • The dish we all loved was their Grilled Street Corn with a delicious aioli sauce. - Wayne
  • Street corn had just the right amount of seasoning. - Olivia
  • The street corn was amazing!!! - Cooper
  • Table side guac is a winner as is the street corn. - John
  • We also got a side of street corn, our favorite. - Francesca
  • The street corn, duck carnitas, pozole, pork shoulder tacos, and avocado margaritas (EXCEPTIONAL! - Amy

Negative 0

service

Positive
Negative

Positive 105

  • Great service and better food - Stephen
  • Wonderful food, wonderful service, great atmosphere. - Cindy
  • Wonderful food, excellent service, great atmosphere. - Hilary
  • Excellent service. - Amy
  • Excellent service. - Chris
  • Excellent service. - Jason
  • great food, solid service, wonderful ambiance - one of the best mexican restaurants in Phoenix - Jason
  • Awesome food, great ambiance, friendly service. - N
  • Service was wonderful, as well - friendly and prompt. - Tommy
  • Amazing service, amazing food. - Grant

Negative 13

  • However, this apparently warranted sub-par service as the waitstaff was apparently ignorant and knows not what they do. - James
  • Bad customer service. - Nicole
  • The food could have been the most amazing thing ever, but due to the lack of service I will NEVER go back. - Jordana
  • This place is over rated, over priced, the service is good. - Tom
  • Service seemed accommodating and eager. - andrea
  • The service was slow to get to us, but once it did it was good. - Mary
  • The food was great, but since the service was terrible, I will stay away from here. - Samuel
  • For prices like this, service is a must. - Sean
  • The service on the other hand was horrible at best. - Jordana
  • In the interest of fairness the guacamole was good and the service was decent. - Ali

pork shoulder tacos

Positive
Negative

Positive 7

  • The duck is excellent the pork shoulder tacos were really great as well. - Brad
  • I had the pork shoulder tacos with pineapple ended cilantro, beautiful presentation and pleasing to the palette. - Nancy
  • Table side guacamole and pork shoulder tacos were amazing! - Amy
  • All excellent again, although the steak tacos weren't as memorable as that pork shoulder. - Amy
  • Lamb ribs and pork shoulder tacos are heaven. - Mo
  • The street corn, duck carnitas, pozole, pork shoulder tacos, and avocado margaritas (EXCEPTIONAL! - Amy
  • By far the best part of the night was the pork shoulder tacos. - Ann

Negative 0

food

Positive
Negative

Positive 139

  • Friendly and attentive staff, beautiful atmosphere and delicious food! - Kim
  • Great service and better food - Stephen
  • beautiful restaurant, incredible food, NICE people who work there - nancy
  • Wonderful food, wonderful service, great atmosphere. - Cindy
  • Wonderful food, excellent service, great atmosphere. - Hilary
  • Delicious, interesting food. - Amy
  • Really good food, amazing ambiance, and super friendly personal! - Livia Helena
  • great food, solid service, wonderful ambiance - one of the best mexican restaurants in Phoenix - Jason
  • Awesome food, great ambiance, friendly service. - N
  • Great atmosphere, great drinks, great food, great servers, great owners, what more can you ask for?? - Allyson

Negative 40

  • Overpriced, overrated and just OK food. - Peter
  • guacamole, over glorified made from scratch food not worth the $. - Tom
  • No matter how good the food is, how you treat your customers is what really distinguishes a great restaurant. - Mavrikari
  • I have no idea what the food even tastes like here. - Nathan
  • This review is based on how we were treated, not the food because we didn't actually get to eat. - Adam
  • ) The friend informed him of my food poisoning from dining in his restaurant and his response was, "well, eating out is dangerous. - christina
  • If the food were amazing the price wouldn't even be an issue i.e. - Mark
  • Maybe they've never tasted real, authentic Latin/Mexican food before and this is the only thing they have to benchmark against. - James
  • I wasn't sure so I left, never getting a chance to eat their food. - Nathan
  • Chicken was dry, food presentation nice (if only we could see the food on the plates! - carla

pork shoulder

Positive
Negative

Positive 17

  • The duck is excellent the pork shoulder tacos were really great as well. - Brad
  • My husband had the pork shoulder - tender and well seasoned. - Arlen
  • For the main entree, we had this tender Pork Shoulder that came with Tortilla complemented with a nice sweet, tangy sauce to drizzle over. - Kurdy
  • Great guacamole and pork shoulder. - Sandra
  • The duck was my favorite thing here and the pork shoulder was delish as well. - Lynley
  • I had the pork shoulder tacos with pineapple ended cilantro, beautiful presentation and pleasing to the palette. - Nancy
  • Table side guacamole and pork shoulder tacos were amazing! - Amy
  • All excellent again, although the steak tacos weren't as memorable as that pork shoulder. - Amy
  • Lamb ribs and pork shoulder tacos are heaven. - Mo
  • The pork shoulder was charred and crispy on the edge and tender on the inside, every bite was heaven, paired with a very good Merlot. - Serena

Negative 0

table side guacamole

Positive
Negative

Positive 10

  • The tacos are good the table side guacamole was good. - Fred
  • The table side guacamole was amazing as well. - Jungleen
  • The guacamole made table side was fantastic and the house margaritas were awesome. - John
  • The table side guacamole is amazing and quite possibly that best Ive had. - David
  • Table side guacamole is just amaze - bright flavors, freshy fresh happy food accompanied by warm, unending supply of chips. - Kate
  • Table side guacamole and pork shoulder tacos were amazing! - Amy
  • We love their guacamole made table side. - Bob
  • The table side guacamole was amazingly flavorful... Chunky, spicy, great flavor. - Danna
  • Phenomenal Latin American fusion, almejas al vapor are a must, and the table side guacamole is some of the best I've had... - Nantas
  • We began with an appetizer called "Table side guacamole" which was incredible to say the least. - Steven

Negative 1

  • We started with the table side guacamole and the avocado was not ripe enough ... - Jill

server

Positive
Negative

Positive 24

  • Server Angeline was very attentive and made good recommendations. - Carol
  • Our server took really good care of us, very knowledgeable of the menu with some great recommendations. - Kurdy
  • Our server was super sweet and very patient with our sarcastic, fun-loving table. - Stacey
  • Our server was well spoken and very knowledgeable, but most of all he was attentive. - Matt
  • The server on the back patio knew all of the dishes, made great wine recommendations and was just a wonderful, upbeat person who knew food. - Dave
  • our server was super friendly and attentive and the food was phenomenal! - Lisa
  • The server helped me pick out a great wine to go with my steak tacos that was perfect. - Mary
  • Our server was AMAZING. - Mancy
  • The bartender and server were both attentive, quick, and friendly. - Danielle
  • Our server was attentive and informative but not intrusive or over friendly. - D

Negative 7

  • The server kept asking if we wanted shots and we all declined, it was way too early to get the birthday girl that intoxicated before dinner, right? - andrea
  • Holy server manipulating and pocket padding scandal!!! - andrea
  • The server again, asks if we want to do shots. - andrea
  • The server quickly righted this issue and offered us fries on the house. - Lucy
  • Unfortunately, they were out of the Tuna (which our server did not tell us until we were all ready to order. - Rachel
  • Portions are generally very scant and uneven across menu items, so be sure to ask your server about what to expect. - Monica
  • The server was not very inviting and seemed uninterested in helping us . - Ann

restaurant

Positive
Negative

Positive 40

  • beautiful restaurant, incredible food, NICE people who work there - nancy
  • This is such a great restaurant, so glad they are doing well. - Ripp
  • You walk in to find a glowing wall of salt rock, which puts a soft glow into the entire restaurant, very romantic. - Kim
  • A really fantastic restaurant experience! - Kerry
  • Best restaurant in phoenix . - Jessica
  • All in all an excellent restaurant highlighted by great service, a unique menu, and a beautiful setting. - Wayne
  • The restaurant on the indside is really beautiful and great ambiance! - Anne
  • The restaurant itself was lively and fun. - Karen
  • My absolute favorite restaurant. - Jackie
  • With great friends or a great date your experience at this restaurant will be memorable and you will be craving their food and a chance to re-live the experience. - J.t.

Negative 13

  • No matter how good the food is, how you treat your customers is what really distinguishes a great restaurant. - Mavrikari
  • ) The friend informed him of my food poisoning from dining in his restaurant and his response was, "well, eating out is dangerous. - christina
  • It took ten minutes for us to be seated even though we had reservations and the restaurant was half empty. - Luke
  • We went to this restaurant specifically due to their allergy friendly menu options and rating. - Adam
  • Maybe he will take pride in his restaurant after someone dies and he's slapped with a lawsuit. - christina
  • Met a group of 10 people at this restaurant for a friend's birthday. - andrea
  • The restaurant was freezing!! - Jordana
  • That just goes to prove that they know it is too dark in the restaurant for some people to read the menu. - Peter
  • I was excited to try this restaurant after reading the reviews. - Jill
  • The restaurant is very dark. - Peter

place

Positive
Negative

Positive 89

  • Great place. - Brad
  • Love, love, love this place. - Amanda
  • Beautiful beautiful place. - Jessica
  • Cool place. - Becca
  • Cool place. - Sandra
  • I love this place... the food is wonderful and it's beautiful inside. - Holly
  • Cool atmosphere and great food...we loved this place! - Christine
  • Incredible value for your money when you're eating at a nice place like this. - Shawn And Katrina
  • I love, love, love this place!! - KL
  • Service was fantastic and the place has great ambiance. - Kelly

Negative 16

  • I would never give my money to a place like this! - Nathan
  • This place is not cool though. - Nathan
  • First, when we walk in the place it was very empty and it still took the hostess a bit long to seat us, why? - Mark
  • I have heard this place is good, but the hostess was quite rude with her tone and basically told us to leave. - Adam
  • In town for a conference and found this place on yelp. - Shirley
  • And advise folks to be aware of this over rated place. - Tom
  • I'm surprised this place doesn't have more lower rated reviews. - carla
  • This place is over rated, over priced, the service is good. - Tom
  • If you want insanely overpriced appetizers masquerading as real food, you'll like this place. - Jinnifer
  • Like I said earlier seems kind of odd that some people have given this place 5 stars when it's avrage at best. - Mark

steak tacos

Positive
Negative

Positive 9

  • The steak tacos were delicious as well. - Adam
  • The server helped me pick out a great wine to go with my steak tacos that was perfect. - Mary
  • I LOVED the skirt steak tacos...they were so good. - Amanda
  • The steak tacos were also wonderful. - Jennifer
  • The steak tacos were the best we've ever had - our number one fave of the evening. - Deb
  • I sipped my drink while I enjoyed the Tecate Skirt Steak tacos, which were incredible. - Stephanie
  • All excellent again, although the steak tacos weren't as memorable as that pork shoulder. - Amy
  • The tecate steak tacos are probably the best tacos I've ever had. - Jungleen
  • I had the skirt steak tacos which were absolutely delicious - I was so full but I wanted more! - Tiffany

Negative 2

  • We had the steak tacos and all we could taste was the liquid smoke. - Shirley
  • skirt steak tacos were bad - meat just tough and flavorless. - James

drinks

Positive
Negative

Positive 26

  • Great atmosphere, great drinks, great food, great servers, great owners, what more can you ask for?? - Allyson
  • The ambiance is great, the patio is great, the drinks are great, the food is phenomenal. - Lynley
  • Our waitress was friendly and recommended some great drinks. - Nick
  • The decor is great - the food is imaginative - the drinks are creative! - D
  • Drinks were perfect. - Chris
  • Drinks were tasty and service awesome as well! - Jonathan
  • Great spot for good food and great drinks! - L
  • A beautiful and romantic-chic atmosphere, delish guacamole made at your table and a variety of beer, wine and tequila as well as mixed drinks to choose from. - Amanda
  • I heard good things before, but really, it started with their award winning drinks. - Elizabeth
  • Great ambiance, great service, nothing but raves about the food and drinks. - Lila

Negative 8

  • Drinks were fine but nothing great. - Luke
  • The drinks are watered down and extremely pricey. - Mary
  • 4 weak drinks and guacamole, $60. - Hayden
  • Went with another couple, drinks and appetizers were great but my entrĂ©e was absolutely awful. - Ray
  • Stopped in here for drinks during "happy hour" and there seems not to be one here. - Stacy
  • Good place for drinks and a few bites, but not recommended for dinner. - Victor
  • Drinks are overpriced and the guacamole that was supposedly an 8 on a scale of 1-10 for heat was not hot at all. - Mary
  • The drinks and ambience were very pleasant, even during a busy Friday evening dinner service. - Samuel

mission

Positive
Negative

Positive 54

  • The spanish mission style is so beautiful and pleasing to my spanish style loving eye. - sherri
  • The Mission fries - sweet potato and regular - were the best I've had in the Valley, topping the sweet potato fries at Delux. - Tommy
  • My husband and I chose The Mission for our 8th Anniversary dinner and had a wonderful time - the staff is extraordinarily knowledgeable and very warm & welcoming. - Jessica
  • Someone recommended we try The Mission for it's delicious food and amazing atmosphere, and we were certainly steered in the right direction. - Lauren
  • But the Mission has GREAT FOOD and even better Service. - Jacob
  • The Mission has rich architectural history and atmosphere PLUS amazing food. - Natalie
  • The Mission serves "modern Latin cuisine in a sophisticated yet casual setting" according to their website. - Dave
  • Mission is a gem! - S
  • Old mission style on the outside, modern, fancy art decor inside with subtle mission feel inside as well. - Leah
  • My husband and I were privy to a charming conversation with the manager whose passion for food and drink make it clear why Mission is so enjoyable. - S

Negative 8

  • Warning even though yelp says Mission closes at 11PM on Thursday the kitchen closes at 10PM. - Marcos
  • There were cars parked in front of The Mission (as there generally are) so I decided that perhaps I had been hasty in my original opinion. - Faridah
  • My friends and friends of their friends as well as family members will not be dining at Mission again. - christina
  • So, MIssion, when the economy tanks again or it's summer and you need the local residents to help you make it, good luck. - Mavrikari
  • The Mission is a quandary. - Mike
  • Unfortunately we never got a chance to experience The Mission. - Kevin
  • Their Margarita was blech too.. sorry Mission wont go back! - Stacy
  • I realize now why the website doesn't list prices-- the mission is hideously overpriced! - Stephanie

pork tacos

Positive
Negative

Positive 12

  • The duck is excellent the pork shoulder tacos were really great as well. - Brad
  • The pork tacos were great! - Kristine
  • I think the pork tacos were likely my favorite -- they were juicy and tender. - Jonathon
  • I had the pork shoulder tacos with pineapple ended cilantro, beautiful presentation and pleasing to the palette. - Nancy
  • Table side guacamole and pork shoulder tacos were amazing! - Amy
  • All excellent again, although the steak tacos weren't as memorable as that pork shoulder. - Amy
  • The pork tacos are my absolute favorite! - J.t.
  • Lamb ribs and pork shoulder tacos are heaven. - Mo
  • Another table favorite was the pork tacos with the pineapple glaze. - Michelle
  • The street corn, duck carnitas, pozole, pork shoulder tacos, and avocado margaritas (EXCEPTIONAL! - Amy

Negative 0

pumpkin bread

Positive
Negative

Positive 8

  • Great atmosphere, knowledgeable wait staff, delicious food, and oh my goodness...the pumpkin bread pudding is amazing!! - Susan
  • The pumpkin bread pudding was exquisite. - Leah
  • Desert - Pumpkin Bread Pudding, pretty good. - Kurdy
  • I finished with the incredible Pumpkin Bread Pudding! - Chris
  • The dessert was a warm pumpkin bread pudding with a scoop of ice cream, and gosh was it delicious. - Leanna
  • But, our new friends from the next table did give me a taste of the pumpkin bread pudding and it was exceptional! - Karen
  • Pumpkin bread pudding also did not disappoint. - Olivia
  • The Almejas al vapor and the Pumpkin bread pudding are AMAZING.Oh.. and the guac is good ,too. - Victoria

Negative 2

  • The chicken taco horrible and pumpkin bread pudding too sweet. - Jill
  • ) The three desserts: expresso churro, fried bananas, and pumpkin bread pudding were all OK, nothing spectacular. - Rachel