Taste of Mission Hills 2021 – Tickets on Sale

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Experience an evening of palate pleasing tastes in Mission Hills, one of San Diego’s premiere dining destinations. Our Restaurant Owners, Chefs, Cheese Mongers, Baristas, Bakers, and Ice Cream & Popsicle Makers will create preparations sure to captivate your taste buds. From international to local, twenty-five (25) participating purveyors of delicious tastes, including long established and very new arrivals in Mission Hills, and even a recipient of the prestigious 2021 Michelin Plate award, will be featured at the 9th Annual Taste of Mission Hills happening on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM. And, included in the price of each ticket is Old Town Trolley ticket holder transportation to within steps of each participating venue. The more than 5 mile taste route including West Lewis Street, Ft. Stockton Drive, Goldfinch Street, West Washington Street, Reynard Way and India Street, promises to make the 9th Annual Taste of Mission Hills the best ever! 

Taste of Mission Hills is hosted by the Mission Hills Business Improvement District and it is the annual fundraiser for this non-profit organization.

This year’s Title Sponsor is US Bank, Mission Hills branch whose generous donation supports the growth of the event and helps keep ticket prices low.  

Old Town Trolley service is being offered freely again this year due to generous sponsorship from John Ealy owner  of Harley Gray Kitchen and Bar, Hailey and Merritte Powell owners of La Puerta Mission Hills, and Brad Wise Chef and Owner of Cardellino. The trolley route and trolley stops are listed on the back of each ticket. Every fifteen minutes a trolley will pick up and drop off at designated trolley stops, marked with a red star on the route map.  


Advance ticket purchases are $30*, while day-of ticket purchases are $35.*

You may purchase tickets in Mission Hills (Cash or Credit accepted*) at five locations, including: US Bank,  610 West Washington Street, DixiePops, 301 West Washington Street, One Mission Realty, 928 Ft. Stockton Drive, Suite 217, Backbone Floral & Vintage,1530 West Lewis Street, and Lewis Fay Collective, 1620 West Lewis Street. 

Only 500 tickets will be sold. Purchasing in advance at one of the above five locations will allow ticket holders to avoid the need of going to WILL CALL on the date of the event. You may also purchase tickets online through Eventbrite.

Tickets purchased online will need to be picked up at WILL CALL on event day, between 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM at Lazy Acres Natural Market, 422 West Washington Street.

*Cash prices shown. Tickets purchased with a credit card will include a small processing fee.

Ticket Sales Locations:

US Bank – Mission Hills branch:


One Mission Realty:

Backbone Floral & Vintage:

Lewis Fay Collective:


Tasters who purchase online tickets MUST present proof of purchase at WILL CALL on the date of the event, between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., to pick up their physical ticket.

WILL CALL will be at Lazy Acres Natural Market, 422 West Washington Street San Diego, CA 92103.


Taste of Mission Hills Trolley

Tickets to the 9th Annual Taste of Mission Hills include FREE Old Town Trolley shuttle transportation within steps of all participating taste venues on  West Lewis Street,  Ft. Stockton Drive,  Goldfinch Street, West Washington Street, Reynard Way and India Street. The trolley will provide a continuous loop beginning at 5:00PM and running until 9:15PM.


  • Bar by Red Door
  • Cake – Your Local Bakery
  • Cardellino
  • Dixie Pops
  • El Indio
  • Farmers Bottega
  • Fort Oak
  • Gelato Vero Caffé
  • Grab & Go Subs
  • Harley Gray Kitchen & Bar
  • Kettle & Stone
  • Komatsuya
  • La Puerta
  • Lazy Acres Natural Market
  • Lefty’s Chicago Pizzeria
  • Lewis Fay Collective
  • Meshuggah Shack
  • Mission Hills Liquor & Deli
  • Pizza e Birra
  • RK Sushi
  • Rubicon Deli
  • Sushi Deli 1
  • Thorn Brewing Mission Hills
  • Venissimo Cheese
  • What De Health Thai

Mission Hills is located 6 minutes north of downtown San Diego between Hillcrest and Old Town. Getting to the “9th Annual Taste of Mission Hills” is easy: Exit Sassafras or Washington Street from the I-5 freeway, and go east. Exit Washington from 163, and go west. Join us on Wednesday, October 13 and find out what all the talk is about!

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