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Old Mission

$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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1905 Fremont Drive, Canon City, CO 81212
+1 719-275-6780
11:00 - 20:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
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Florence, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place food is excellent service is outstanding!!!!!! Don't pass this place up!!!!!! margaritas are super!!!!!!!!!!

Thank SuperPetree
New York City, New York
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164 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I do love Mexican food, but this place serves watered down, bland too much Americanized Mexican food, which is not worth the stop. One can't even call it Mexican food. Yes, it looks like Mexican food, but it certainly doesn't taste like it. Looking for good Mexican food? Go elsewhere. Taco Bell's is better.

Thank TravelinSoul
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Traveling thru Canon City, we decided to stop for lunch. After looking up a couple places we passed by, we decided on Old Mission. Our server was very friendly, establishment was small but clean and quiet. We each had a burrito smothered in mild green sauce. I'm a spice wimp, and could've chosen the medium green chile sauce. I highly... More 

Thank Ashley A
Palestine, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Delicious food, friendly service, and great place for families! Will definitely stop in again on our next trip to Canon City to visit family (the ones who recommended Old Mission since it's their favorite restaurant in CC!). The Green Chili with Taco Salad was recommended, and it was DELICIOUS! Being from Texas, I KNOW Mexican (and Tex-Mex) food, and the... More 

Thank dreamteamtexas
Johnson City, Tennessee
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

If you are in the mood for Mexican food stop here! Great food and reasonable prices. The perfect place after a trip through the Royal Gorge. Friendly and efficient staff.

Thank Tina T
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I love their calabacitas!! A healthy really delicious alternative to refried beans!! Green Chile great, never liked it before..lol

Thank Caryl S
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We stopped in because there were quite a number of cars in the parking lot. And it was a good choice! I had the mission burrito, and it was so good that we went back 2 days later. My husband had the chicken tacos and those were tasty. The price was right and the service was very good.

Thank Debbie P
Canton, Michigan
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place rated average and it was. They have an extensive menu, but the service was lackluster and the place is not very inviting. The food was okay, but nothing I'd come back for again and again.

Thank younglcy
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Had evening meal here, enchilada and tamale dinner, and it was good. Not greasy, good sides, and spiced just right. But, not the best mexican ever, just good. Service was rushed but competent.

Thank Paoniakid
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We have been in the area a month and have had meals or bar food at least 15 times. All of the servers are excellent & work hard to see that we have everything we need. The margaritas are exquisite!! Open 7 days. Old Mission was always consistent. We have to leave town but won't hesitate to stop here again... More 

Thank Tuffee1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Fremont Drive, Canon City, CO 81212
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Canon City
  • Phone Number: +1 719-275-6780

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?