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Mission Chinese Food

2234 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812
+1 415-863-2800
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2234 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Feelings are moving towards 3.5 stars for Mission Chinese. This place had been on our list for sometime and finally got to try it out back in August. I am a chinese food lover but not sure why I didn't love this place enough. We...More

Thank Heliana M
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is one of those places that dictates the rules so show up, put your name on the list and you may/ may-not be left guessing as to what is going on. The place so is so hectic that you just need to stand around...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went here with about 10 friends. Such delicious food, easy to share family style. They used to be BYOB, but that changed so you can still bring your own wine and beer and pay a corkage fee. Otherwise, they have a healthy list of options...More

Thank AlwaysOnTheGo53
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I cannot even begin to explain how good this food was. Just go there. It is small and doesn't look like much. Ignore the disco light. Just eat. We had eight different dishes that ranged from good to mind blowing. The best: the peanuts, the...More

Thank klweeks
Reviewed 18 August 2017

First, let me tell you about myself and my food likes etc. I admit I am a foodie. I have eaten at the best dives around the world and have eaten at five of the top 10 restaurants in the world, depending on the the...More

Thank Ty L
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went on a Friday in July and had a short wait. If you are looking for your standard fare this is not your place unless you're feeling saucy. The menu blends classics with new twists and flavors. We had the lamb dumplings (AMAZING!) and...More

Thank Misohungry117
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My friend and I had a great time at Mission Chinese. Although it doesn't look like much on the outside,, the interior decor is funky and the music is awesome. Great vibe! and the food is excellent. Can't rave enough about the rice porridge with...More

Thank mpl0ng
Reviewed 2 August 2017

we waited about 35 minutes to be seated. The food tastes great, the service was average . They 90's rap music , the ambiance is very casual. People seem to enjoy the music and the food. I would eat here again.

Thank Bayunco
Reviewed 25 July 2017

There aren't a lot of tables at Mission Chinese and it was pretty packed when we got here so we decided to get the ma po tofu to go. If you order to go, head to the back counter and someone will take your order...More

Thank KarenZoo
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Mission Chinese opened about 3 years ago as a pop-up sharing space with a non-descript Chinese restaurant. The pop-up took over the space and is now a regular fixture; not that you’d really be able to tell. If you focus on any one aspect you’d...More

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Nearby
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2234 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1812
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-863-2800
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