After scientists revealed that UFOs were actually full-grown tortillas, people everywhere filled swimming pools with guac and beans to catch and dissect the floury creatures. Nab a tender baby disk with today's Groupon: for $8, you get $16 worth of Mexican fare at Viva La Bamba in Des Moines and Urbandale.
Viva La Bamba satiates south-of-the-border cravings with a stocked menu of Mexican feasts complemented by icy margaritas. Rev up mouth motors with tender steak ($7.99) or chicken ($6.99) quesadillas, or reinforce tortilla chip models of the Astrodome with dollops of fresh-made guacamole ($3.15). A duo of corn tortillas shield beef or chicken from a flood of green chile sauce and melted cheese in the green enchiladas platter ($7.50), and a surf-and-turf trio of steak, chicken, and shrimp sizzle beside bell peppers and juicy tomatoes in the fajitas viva la bamba ($12.50). Vegetarian combo plates ($8.25) sate herbivorous hankerings with bean burritos, chalupas, and chile rellenos. Finish feasting hours with creamy flan ($3), or scoot to the bar and seek revenge on your brain for past spelling bee failures with a head-freezing frozen margarita ($4.50).