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Mexican Villa

) #132 of 529 Restaurants in Springfield $$ - $$$ 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” (12 reviews)
“cheese dip” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
$$ - $$$
1408 South National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65804
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Ali G
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank navel007
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 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
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food. Nice restaurant and friendly staff to take care of you. Have an empty stomach because they will fill it.

Thank 821terryc
Reviewed 13 January 2017

My family loves this place, and we have been going to it since the 1960's. My only complaint is about the old, dirty carpet in the back room. Why, just why? Carpet is not good for a restaurant to begin with because food falls on...More

Thank CamilleGrace
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

After a meeting, went here by a suggestion. Food was great. Chips, salsa. Not a huge menu, but that's not a bad thing! Waitress was friendly, fast. Had chicken enchiladas and they were yummy.

Thank travelercd
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I have been eating at Mexican Villa since I could chew. 55+ years. I think it is a riot that people say they don't like it because it's not "real" Mexican. Is your mom's food like everyone else's mom's food? The food is fresh, delicious...More

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

My favorite thing to eat here is the Sancho, without sauce. It's always soft, warm and full of melted cheese and ground beef. Of course they have all the usual items and 3 different types of salsa for your chips but this is my favorite....More

Thank Patricia B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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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