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The Mission – Old Town Scottsdale
Sip a signature margarita with unique flavors such as cucumber jalepeno or aguacate (yes, we said avocado) as you watch your Tableside Guacamole made to your taste from more than a dozen fresh ingredients.
Home made tortillas, and salsas are made fresh daily to accompany an assortment of meats and seafood prepared on a Plancha or a grill using pecan and mesquite wood that instills a rich flavor. And save room for dessert including our pumpkin bread pudding or expresso churros.
- Surfaces sanitized between seatings
- Common areas deep cleaned daily
- Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
- Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
- Sealed or wrapped utensils used
- Limited number of seated diners
- Extra space between tables
- Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
- Waitstaff wear masks
Smoked & slow braised for 12 hours, pineapple habanero glaze - 10 hand made corn tortillas (serves two)
chunky haas avocado,jalapeo red onion, fresh garlic, sea salt, lime, tomatoes, EVO, chipotle puree, cilantro, cotija & roasted pepitas
Pumpkin Bread Pudding
Pumpkin bread pudding, scotch, pepitas & pomegranate
First time here & had a great brunch for a birthday celebration. Appetizers: roasted corn gorditas.
Wife had savory corn, crab, I had the chorizo scramble.
The only reason for 4 stars instead of 5: the pancakes weren't as hot as they could have been.
Definitely will be back.
Amazing tacos!!! My favorite place for shrimp tacos.
centrally located, nice atmosphere, good food, one of the best in old scottsdale
Nice place with good service. Enjoyed our lunch...
We were celebrating 2 bdays amongst g-friends and Danny was excellent. Food was delicious and I’m ecstatic Y’all brought back duck empanadas. My fave is the pork shoulder tacos too.
The only “hiccup” was that we spent well over $300 and were charged for guacamole which we never ordered. We didn’t realize until later that night after our outing.
The mission never disappoints! The margaritas were seriously amazing!! All the apps were perfect and our entrees were yummy! Service was above and beyond! Definitely coming back soon!
The food at The Mission is consistently creative and fabulous, as are the craft cocktails.
Beautiful restaurant and excellent service. Prices are steep and the food was not spectacular. Will give it another try and choose different menu options.
Nice place but food was too spicy. Suggest they offer some food that isn't spicy such as a regular caesar salad.
Request for outdoor seating was denied...sorry, that's absolute BS. Don't take the reservation if you can't honor it.
Food is excellent at The Mission - Old Town. The interior is ok, but the bar is on top of the dining area. That's where the problem starts. We had to listen to blaring rap music through most of our dinner. This later changed to Hall & Oates, which was not an improvement. The place sounds like it has sub-woofers installed every few feet. Perhaps this is the format for the Old Town location only. Kierland Commons may be a bit more mellow and customer-friendly. Old Town is more bar scene than restaurant.
We always make a point of coming to The Mission whenever we are in Scottsdale. The food is always consistently delicious. Service was slower than normal, but we chalked that up to the current covid crisis. We will return again next time we are in town.
Our server Jamar was outstanding, best server we’ve ever had. Ambiance was incredible, food was delicious! Couldn’t ask for anything more. A must go!!
The food was delicious and great margaritas! No complaints. Service was great too!
The street size tacos were so yummy. The guacamole and salsa were fresh, and the drinks were perfect. I would definitely go back!
Service was a great, food was great, and loved the ambiance
The service and food are excellent!
The pork shoulder tacos were excellent and the service was great
it was my friend's first time and we really enjoyed it. he enjoyed the filet and i had two different things. overall, outstanding
Always wonderful atmosphere, great service and awesome food.
Brunch with mu husband was perfect. Food was SO delicious, our server was wonderful and the back courtyard was cool and lovely.
It was a really nice date location for restaurant week. The service is amazing and everyone is so nice. The only drawback was my entree, the chorizo, was a little dry and not as flavorful as I would have liked. Margaritas are amazing!
Amazing service! Our waiter was great! Highly recommend the pork lettuce wraps and the bread pudding for dessert!
Delicious food, great service and ambiance! Beautifully done!!!
Great food and service. We did the Restaurant Week deal so our meal was affordable, otherwise it would be too expensive. It’s a lovely restaurant and I appreciated the ambience, but wish they would turn up the lighting just a bit so you could read the menus and see your food.
We were very happy ever got to try this nice restaurant!
We had reservations and were sat on back patio where no one else was Except kitchen staff coming in and out of alley with supplies or trash. We were given menus and waters right away but waited 20 minutes and no one ever served us or checked on us or took our order. We left.
Heard food was amazing but service was so bad we didn’t get to try it.
Anniversary celebration and friends from out of town
Excellently prepared food. Efficient service. Could use a little more light in the restaurant.
This was my first experience at the Mission in South Scottsdale, I have always dined at the Kierland location and loved it. I will not be returning to this location in the future. The bar staff was the only savior of the night.
Outstanding service! Amazing foods and delicious drinks! The combination of food items within the menu items is so unique and blend fabulously!
Wonderful dinner celebrating a girl weekend! We had a fabulous time!
The food and atmosphere are amazing at mission. Our server, Jasmine, was the best we’ve ever experienced. She was attentive and knowledgeable and made the birthday celebration memorable. Go here - u won’t be disappointed!
It took a little bit for our server to come take our drink order and we weren't asked for refills. The food choices were very good. It was the start of restaurant week so there was the special menu. Overall the food was good and well prepared. The restaurant was clean and most were social distanced for COVID. The food runners were super friendly and attentive too. It's a nice place for a date or meeting with friends.
It was perfect. Great people. Great food.
Amazing choice for brunch! All the cocktails and food we had were great but the fried chicken torta with fried egg was the best torta I’ve ever had in my life. This is a MUST TRY!
Food was fantastic service great request for outdoor seating granted but yet another restaurant that did not acknowledge a special occasion. Maybe Scottsdale doesn’t bring out a little candle on a cookie for someone celebrating a special occasion like Chicago restaurants do. I must remember that
Food was amazing!! We got the grilled corn but shaved off the cobb so we could eat it with the fresh tortilla chips and guacamole. The pork tacos were incredible as well!
We came here for a celebratory work dinner and everyone had an amazing experience. Our server JJ knew everything on the menu to help make recommendations. The food was amazing and drinks were too. Always have a great experience at The Mission.
We were celebrating a birthday at one of our favorite restaurants, The Mission, and they did not disappoint! Everything was wonderful . Our appetizer was absolutely fabulous, our drinks were terrific and our entrees were all perfect. Our server, Jamal, provided outstanding service, as he has in the past when we have fined here. We love The Mission and will be back again!
Thank you for a very special evening!
This was our first visit to The Mission and our server, Jamar, was stellar! From the moment we sat down to the moment we finished, he was AMAZING! He is the model that all servers should endeavor to be like.
The Mission – Old Town Scottsdale offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (480) 636-5005.
The Mission – Old Town Scottsdale is rated 4.7 stars by 4676 OpenTable diners.
The Mission – Old Town Scottsdale does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.itson.me/widget/74-2008-the-mission-old-town#/merchant/2008.
Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.