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Review: Mission Grill, Philadelphia PA

Tacos at the Mission Grill in Philadelphia, PAI love Mexican and Tex-Mex food, but it’s always seemed so difficult to find good Tex-Mex in the Philly area. So I was keen to give The Mission Grill a try one night when looking for a place for an early dinner in the Art Museum/Fairmount area. Somehow this place had always escaped my radar and I’d never heard it mentioned on any food forums or blogs for the city.

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Review of the Mission Grill in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Well-Prepared Southwestern Food Makes This Logan Square Restaurant Worth a Visit

Mission Grill is one of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s few Southwestern or “Tex-Mex”-style restaurants. While South Philly is home to many taquerias and Center City has several higher-end Mexican restaurants such as Lolita, El Vez and El Rey, there are less choices for fans of Southwestern American cuisine. Chef Stephen L. Regosch has attempted to fill that void with the Mission Grill, a spacious restaurant with a full bar offering a “refined casual” dining experience. While not inexpensive and far from the cutting edge of Philadelphia’s dining scene, Mission Grill mostly succeeds in providing tasty Southwestern food in a comfortable atmosphere.

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