"The trendy taqueria currently has three locations, all in St. Louis. The group aims to open a new Mission Taco Joint in the Crossroads Arts District in Kansas City, Missouri – south of downtown, six blocks from the Power and Light District.
Their plans to expand to Kansas City fit right into that portfolio in a way Barrister’s never quite did.
‘The Arts District, it’s really up and coming; it reminds me of the Loop,’ Tilford says. ‘We really want this to happen; the lawyers and landlords have this in their hands now. Our investment group is behind us.’"