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Tacos from Mission Taco Joint

From left: Beef Brisket Birria, Carne Asada and Baja Fish tacos at Mission Taco Joint. Post-Dispatch file photo

Mission Taco Joint

Where 6235 Delmar Boulevard • More info 314-932-5430;

Where 908 Lafayette Avenue • More info 314-858-8226;

Adam and Jason Tilford’s Mission Taco Joint was a blockbuster more or less from the moment the original location opened its doors in the Delmar Loop. Now with a second location in Soulard, a third slated to debut soon in the Central West End and a Kansas City outpost in the works for next year, Mission’s Mexico-via-San Francisco selection of burritos, tacos and more is likely to become a household name on both sides of the state. IF

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