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Mexican Villa

€€ - €€€Mexican
1408 South National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65804
+1 417-869-4459
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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“tacos” (11 reviews)
“cheese dip” (4 reviews)
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1408 South National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65804
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

World War Two veteran Garin "Hargrave" Ferguson was a flight instructor at Randolph Field down in San Antonio after the war. While there he developed a liking for Tex-Mex cooking. After a lot of seat time he became a restaurateur in Springfield and the rest...More

Thank PhoodPhantom_MO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not authentic Mexican food, but it is good. All the chips and tortillas are made in house and the local spin on traditional foods is fun. It is tasty. Above all, it is a Springfield landmark. Mexican Villa and cashew chicken, two things...More

Thank monkandthelaw
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at this location many times. I love their food, I've never had a plate that I didn't love. This is one of Springfield's best places to eat, even if you're on a budget! I've tried the El Taco locations and they're close, but...More

Thank purplepanthar
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

If I could give this place 0 stars I would. I actually gagged while trying to eat their chicken qeusadilla

Thank Julye R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I started eating at Mexican Villa in the early 70's ~ seriously. And every time I have the opportunity to come to Springfield, Mexican Villa is always on my list of restaurants at which to eat lunch or dinner. We love their enchiladas... the enchilada...More

Thank Kent L
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This is a local favorite but you better like sweet sauce on your tacos. It's on everything it seemed. The atmosphere is great and the people are super friendly.

1  Thank Ali G
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I have been going to this restaurant since the 60's. It has basically remained unchanged since at least that time. Some people think you should change things for the sake of changing, but this place has a great feel and of course the food and...More

1  Thank navel007
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Mexican Villa is a family tradition. Several times a year we have their home made hot sauce shipped to Tennessee. This is not the first trip we have made just to eat there. Burrito Enchilada style is the house specialty and a huge favorite of...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Love the food and have been going for years. The dining area needs some help its feels dingy and old. The food was great and so was the staff!

Thank cattyanneiowa
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

While visiting our daughter, the three of us decided we wanted to go out for some Mexican food. My husband is not a big fan of Mexican Restaurants because they usually don't do Mexican food justice. My daughter and I had the tamale dinner and...More

Thank Margo E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 South National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65804
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-869-4459
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