During the nearly nine years I have worked at One Mission Realty in Mission Hills I’ve enjoyed the experience of the continuing renaissance of excellent eating establishments and specialty drink shops, up close and personal. It is so much fun to invite friends, family, and clients to join me for something delicious at one of Mission Hills’ great spots. And, I always let my guests choose the place!
Thank you for participating in celebrating what certainly was one of my favorite Mission Hills events of the year, the 8th Annual Taste of Mission Hills. This year’s Title Sponsor was U.S. Bank. Their generous support has helped maintain our affordable ticket prices and provided us with the resources to promote the event through print and social media. Our restaurants promised to share just enough of their culinary creations to tickle your palate, and they did! Wednesday October 2nd was a perfect evening to mix and mingle with Mission Hills’ neighbors and visitors, stop by some of our local retail establishments that extended their hours, and indulge our palates and tummies with a few delicious “tastes”.
Participating venues offered international to local “tastes” from 5 p.m. to 9p.m. Our new and long-established neighborhood purveyors of “tastes” committed to captivating your tastes buds and enticing each of us to return. We extend a hearty thank you to each of the following participating venues:
Bar by Red Door, Blue Water Seafood, Dixie Pops, Farmer’s Bottega, Fort Oak, Gelato Vero Caffé, Grab and Go, Harley Gray Kitchen & Bar, Jo’s Diner, Karina’s Ceviches and More, Lazy Acres, Lefty’s Chicago Pizzeria,Meshuggah Shack, Pizza e Birra, Rubicon Deli, Saffron Thai, Shakespeare Pub & Grille, Shakespeare’s Corner Shoppe, Starlite, Sushi Deli 1, Thorn Brewing Company, Toma Sol, Venissimo Cheese
Live music was provided by Gary Spizzirri, under the Mission Hills sign. And, again this year, three Old Town Trolleys transported “tasters” to locations along West Washington Street, Goldfinch Street, Ft. Stockton Drive, and on India Street in International Restaurant Row. This transportation service was included in the price of a $30 “taste” ticket. The trolleys ran as a continuous loop from 5:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. A special “thank you” to our trolley sponsors Colleen Field owner of Allstate Insurance and John Ealy owner of Harley Gray Kitchen and Bar!