Site Requirements

Discover the Land, Demographic, and Site Characteristics at Del Taco


Preferred Site Criteria

At Del Taco, we have a wide variety of land, demographic, and site characteristics we look for when identifying a location for a new restaurant. Watch this short video or scroll down to learn more about the exact specifications we prefer.


Land Size

+25,000 Square Feet

Building Size

+1,200 Square Feet


+25,000 (2 Mile)


+10,000 (2 Mile)

Household Income

Average $65,000

Traffic Counts

+25,000 Daily


Venue Types

Our flexible construction plan allows us to build Del Taco locations in a wide variety of traditional & non-traditional venues including free-standing buildings, endcaps, co-development, convenience stores (c-stores), travel plazas, airports, stadiums, college campuses, military bases, and much more.



Locations We Prefer

At Del Taco, we look for the following physical features when prospecting sites for our latest prototype: free-standing, out-parcel pads, end cap, ground lease & purchase, ingress / egress, visibility & signage, and we require a drive-thru for all locations.

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