Tacos Villanueva


1601 E University Ave, Des Moines
(515) 528-8805

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4.6 - 66 reviews

Got 4 street tacos (1 chicken, 1 steak, 2 asada) and they were some of the best tacos I’ve ever had. The asada was my favorite. Make sure to try the spicy red sauce on your food, it’s actually hot without being offensive. Will definitely be back when I’m in the area

One of my favorite taco trucks around. It's hard to find a bad one in the area, but there's something extra special about Tacos Villanueva. My only critique is that I wish they had more protein options for tacos. Parking is a bit weird in their lot, but it's not usually overfull, so there's not too much pressure. I absolutely love the taco truck culture on the east side, so keep all these places around by visiting them! A very affordable way to get extremely good food.

This is an excellent taco truck. I was happy to see a taco truck that still has $2 tacos. Service was fast, and the amount of food is generous. The green sauce is amazing - both spicy and smokey. Grilled onions and radishes are included on the side. They use a pager system to let you know when your food is ready. The only miss was that the beverage selection was limited when we went for a late dinner, but it's understandable. I can see why this is considered one of the top taco...read full review

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Monday 9AM - 9PM
Tuesday 9AM - 9PM
Wednesday 9AM - 9PM
Thursday 9AM - 9PM
Friday 9AM - 9PM
Saturday 9AM - 9PM
Sunday Closed