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La Regia Taqueria

436 Highway 1 W, Iowa City, IA 52246-4204
+1 319-341-8226
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“tacos” (50 reviews)
“beef cheek” (8 reviews)
“tripe” (7 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin
436 Highway 1 W, Iowa City, IA 52246-4204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tacos are the specialty here. We got the grilled shrimp tacos (yum), the chicken fajitas tacos (a little dry but good flavor), and a supreme steak burrito (yum). We also got the horchata (rice milk- cinnamony goodness) and jicama (this reminded me more of a...More

Thank victoriah788
Reviewed August 4, 2017

I had three varied tacos, and all of them were fantastic. The service was quick, friendly and complemented the incredible food.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Although great food, it can take a long time for a waiter to take an order and get food. It's not clear who is a waiter either. With clear leadership and designated jobs, this restaurant can reach its full potential!

Thank Alyssa M
Reviewed June 6, 2017

My friends and I ordered two steak asado burritos and the C7 combo. The burritos were tasty but small.

Thank Collin C
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Overpriced for low quality food. Service wasn't great either. Steak Fajitas were served with chewy meat... Paid $50 for 3 person dinner and left unsatisfied. Next day we had a meal at Texas Roadhouse, paid the same amount for 3 quality steaks and received twice...More

1  Thank waltager
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Cheap and fairly fast food. This place is one of my favorites in the area. Carnitas, chorizo and fish tacos are my go-to's.

Thank Josh L
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Simply put: La Regia Taqueria is great! We loved it! My beef cheek, beef tongue, and grilled shrimp tacos were delicious! Our server was a helpful. The restaurant was clean. There were several young families there with children. Great food! Great prices! Great experience! We...More

Thank stevenrealife
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Tacos are their specialty so I had 3 and my teenage daughter had 2. My teenage son had the big Pastor burrito. My wife had the steak fajitas. Hers was very tasty but, she was a bit surprised by the jalapeños cooked in. She's not...More

1  Thank David U
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

I love their steak tacos! If you are looking for good authentic Mexican food this is the place to go! This is our favorite place and we will return!

Thank TrishaWo
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

The fish taco was amazing! This place is very popular and quite small, so be prepared to be a little cramped if you go during lunch or dinner! The reason for one star knocked off is because I don't entirely get why it's so popular,...More

Thank Kandice S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Highway 1 W, Iowa City, IA 52246-4204 (Formerly La Michoacana)
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-341-8226
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