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The Mission

1250 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-7541
+1 619-232-7662
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (49 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Mexican, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1250 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-7541
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our landlord recommended this restaurant for brunch. It is very busy but they got us in quickly, only about a 10 minute wait. Yummy

Thank njroadmom
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Was in town for a conference and decided to give this place a go as it was a close walk from the hotel (Hotel Indigo) and highly rated. It did not disappoint. I had the blackberry and banana pancakes and mango green tea freeze —...More

Thank Natasha H
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Staff was great. Food was even better. We all ordered something different... no one was disappointed. I love this little spot tucked away downtown!

Thank shanikahb
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The presentation of the breakfast was beautiful and the taste was wonderful. My husband ordered the pancakes and I ordered the mission breakfast. The food did not disappoint. Great food!

Thank jillmaries2017
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Another amazing breakfast at The Mission. We travel to San Diego a few times a year for business and for fun. Each time, we try to have breakfast at our favorite spot in San Diego. They have three locations, but this is the one we...More

Thank EasyGoingTraveller39
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We had the recommended French toast! Delicious! also eggs and potatoes on the side. great ambiance! Parking is horrendous go a block down to the public parking area near the library.

Thank Greg383
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

My husband is the pickiest breakfast eater I've ever known! We gave up a free buffet at the Westin to try The Mission! It was a great choice! Coffee is excellent! Food was delicious! Service was perfect! We would definitely be regulars if we lived...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

So did my research for a great place for breakfast here in the Gaslamp District. The Mission was near the top. We walked to it (quite a ways, as Waze and Google Maps were getting confused). When we got there, the food looked fantastic. We...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Flew in for a meeting and we were starving by the time we landed. This place was recommended by a coworker so we decided to go. The food was delicious and service was excellent. The place is small but they were able to accommodate a...More

Thank Janie A
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Four of us had a breakfast to beat the jet lag here at The Mission. We ordered a range of dishes including pancakes, eggs, bacon, and the chicken sausages. It was all great, especially those pancakes. I'd definitely recommend.

Thank xJessx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 J St, San Diego, CA 92101-7541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-232-7662
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