Antojitos Mexicanos DF on SW 9th

Antojitos Mexicanos DF restaurant in Des Moines, Iowa

Antojito Mexicanos opened up as a truck at the Tianguis flea market in 2015 or earlier. Then they were parked on Hubbel Ave. beside Kathy’s Depot, then in a car lot on SE 14th St. Now they have a physical location.

Steak Tacos Combination from Antojitos Mexicanos DF in Des Moines, Iowa

Location: 4100 SW 9th St, in a southside building that once housed a tenderloin place, a Maid Rite, and an Abelardos franchise.

Online at: facebook page is here https://www.facebook.com/Antojitos-Mexicanos-DF-page-1650954601789231/

Active Since: The physical location opened March 2017 but their truck had been going since at least summer of 2015.

Gorditas Antojitos Mexicanos DF in Des Moines, Iowa

Specialties: The truck served pambazos and huaraches, but the store has a Mexican dessert and paletaria menu.

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Menu Antojitos Mexicanos in Des Moines, Iowa

 

Antojitos Mexicanos on SE 14th St

Antojitos Mexicanos Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Location: The truck was parked at 4200 SE 14th St in Des Moines, Iowa

Pambazo from Antojitos Mexicanos Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa.

Other locations: I have seen them at the Tianguis in the Southridge Mall parking lot on weekends in years past. Then they were parked beside a bar on Hubbel last summer. Now they are in an old car lot.

Online at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Antojitos-Mexicanos/1650954601789231

Specialties: huaraches and pambazos.

Huarache from Antojitos Mexicanos Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

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Antojitos Mexicanos Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Taqueria 2 Hermanas on East 14th St

Tacos de Pollo Chicken Tacos from Taqueria 2 Hermanas in Des Moines, Iowa

Taqueria 2 Hermanas Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Location:  3100 E. 14th St. in Des Moines in parking lot beside grocery store.

Taqueria 2 Hermanas served next to a Mexican grocery store just north of Grand View University for a few years before selling the truck to Taqueria Los Pinos.

Closed since: late 2015

Taqueria 2 Hermanas in Des Moines, Iowa

Specialties: tacos with toppings like carne asada or al pastor pork.

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Taqueria 2 Hermanas in Des Moines, Iowa

Tacos La Barca

La Barca Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Tacos La Barca Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Location: behind Casey’s General Store at corner of NE 14th St and Euclid, between Dollar General and the Laundromat.

Precious Location: Behind tire store at 3301 E 14th St, current location of Tacos El Asadero.

Last spotted: Summer 2015.

Birria Tacos from La Barca Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa

Specialty: Birria Tacos, tortillas dipped in birria juice and browned to orange color on grill.

Active Since: at least 2010 in Des Moines

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La Barca Taco Truck in Des Moines, Iowa