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Ventura's Tamales Appetizers

Platter of assorted Mexican appetizers.

Delight in the Flavors of Authentic Mexican & Tex-Mex Appetizers! At Ventura’s Tamales, we’re excited to bring a taste of our rich culinary heritage right to your table. Our appetizers are crafted with the freshest ingredients and traditional recipes, offering a perfect start to a memorable dining experience. Whether you’re craving the creamy richness of queso, the zest of fresh guacamole, or the heartiness of our nacho varieties, our appetizer menu has something to tantalize every palate. Dive into our selection and discover the flavors that have made Ventura’s Tamales a beloved destination for Mexican food and Tex-Mex in Victoria, TX since 1985.

Our Appetizers

Bowl of queso and chips


4 oz – $4.99

8 oz – $8.39

16 oz – $12.59

32 oz – $22.99

Served with Ventura’s or Regular Chips

Plate of tortilla chips and green sauce


2 oz – $2.99

4 oz – $5.29

8 oz – $9.99

16 oz – $18.99

32 oz – $34.99

Served with Ventura’s or Regular Chips

Bowl of queso and chips

Loaded Queso

8 oz – $9.99

Queso topped with Seasoned Hamburger Meat and Pico de Gallo.

Taco salad with lettuce, tomatoes, jalapenos, and shredded cheese

Layered Bean Dip

Small 7″ – $9.99

Medium 9″ – $17.99

Large 9×13″ – $29.99

Layered refried beans, guacamole, sour cream, grated cheese, lettuce, tomato, and jalapenos. Served with Ventura’s or regular chips.

nachos supreme cheese sauce

Nacho Supreme

Large – $9.99

Choice of beef or chicken, refried beans, cheddar cheese, and Queso. Served over Ventura’s or regular chips. Add beef or chicken fajita for an additional charge.

Plate of nachos with guacamole, jalapenos, and cheese

Nacho Deluxe

Small – $11.99

Large – $13.99

Beef and chicken with refried beans, jalapenos, guacamole, lettuce, tomato, and Queso. Served over Ventura’s or regular chips. Add beef or chicken fajita for an additional charge.

Plate of nachos with cheese, guacamole, and salsa

Super Fajita Nachos

Small – $13.99

Large – $17.99

Beef or chicken fajita sauteed with onions and bell peppers, topped with beans, lettuce, guacamole, cheese, sour cream, jalapenos, and Queso. Pico de Gallo upon request. Served on Ventura’s or regular chips.

quesadilla with cheese sauce

Quesadilla Rolls

2 pc – $6.99

4 pc – $9.99

Beef or chicken with Monterrey Jack Cheese, rolled and fried in a tortilla. Served with Queso and Salsa Ranch.

Plate of quesadillas


2 pc – $6.99

4 pc – $9.99

Beef or chicken with Monterey Jack cheese, grilled in a tortilla. Served with Salsa Ranch.

3 flautas


Price: $7.99

Three crispy corn tortillas filled with beef or chicken. Served with lent sauce.

Street Taco plate with beans, cilantro, onions and a lime

Street Tacos

Price: $9.99

Four grilled beef or chicken fajita street tacos on corn tortillas, served with lime, serrano, onion, and cilantro.

Plate of tortilla chips and salsa

Hot Sauce

4 oz – $3.29

8 oz – $5.29

16 oz – $7.39

32 oz – $13.99

Served with Ventura’s or Regular Chips. Add jalapeno or sour cream for +$0.69.

Ventura's Tamales restaurant

About Ventura’s Tamales

Ventura’s Tamales was established in memory of Ventura Loa Gutierrez, embodying a commitment to authentic Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine. Our foundation is built on family recipes and a passion for cooking, passed down from our parents. We focus on fresh ingredients and traditional cooking methods to offer genuine Mexican and Southwest flavors.

Our team strives to provide a welcoming dining experience, reflecting our dedication to the standards set by our founders. At Ventura’s Tamales, we invite our guests to enjoy a culinary journey through our heritage, where each meal is a celebration of family traditions and culinary dedication in Victoria.

Plate of traditional Mexican tamales surrounded by bowls of different sauces. Available w/ Yoakum TX catering

Delicious Mexican Food in Victoria Texas!

Experience the rich flavors of Mexican cuisine at Ventura’s Tamales in Victoria, Texas. Since our establishment in 1985, we’ve been dedicated to offering a variety of delectable dishes, perfect for any palate. Dive into our main menu for an array of choices, or inquire about our catering services to add a special touch to your events. For more information, to place an order, or to discuss your catering needs, don’t hesitate to contact Ventura’s Tamales today!
quesadilla rolls with cheese and white sauce

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