By Molly Snyder Senior Writer Published Sep 07, 2022 at 12:01 PM

Join us for the 8th annual Milwaukee Taco Fest on the Henry Maier Festival Grounds. Get your tickets now - they are limited! 

Ventura's Taco is both a cute restaurant in Bay View, 2898 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., as well as a taco truck that will be parked at Taco Fest on Saturday.

Jorge Ventura Ramirez owns and operates Ventura's Taco with his brothers, Juan Carlos and Isidro Ventura Ramirez. Jorge also co-owns Las 7 Estrellas, 112 E. Dakota St., with his uncle.

Where do your recipes come from?
They are traditional and family Mexican recipes.

What is your most popular food item?
Our quesabirrias, chimichangas and spicy pork.

Any gluten-free/veggie items?
Yes, some of our items can be made vegetarian. Just ask.

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How long have you been in business?
We've been making food for the public for four years.

If you could park your truck anywhere for one day where would it be?
Taco Fest! We are excited to be a part of this festival.


Molly Snyder started writing and publishing her work at the age 10, when her community newspaper printed her poem, "The Unicorn.” Since then, she's expanded beyond the subject of mythical creatures and written in many different mediums but, nearest and dearest to her heart, thousands of articles for OnMilwaukee.

Molly is a regular contributor to FOX6 News and numerous radio stations as well as the co-host of "Dandelions: A Podcast For Women.” She's received five Milwaukee Press Club Awards, served as the Pfister Narrator and is the Wisconsin State Fair’s Celebrity Cream Puff Eating Champion of 2019.