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Gourmet Tamales-Me Gusta

423 E Ojai Ave Ste 108, Ojai, CA 93023-4547
(805) 646-7715
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Ranked #51 of 81 Restaurants in Ojai
Cuisines: Mexican
Most recent review
- Jul 22, 2012
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Long Beach, California
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147 reviews 147 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

i love tamales and these are good. We tried the pork and chicken. They tasted pretty similar and we liked both. They are large and very filling. Not cheap, but good.

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Tucson, Arizona
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77 reviews 77 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Forget the GPS to find this hole in the wall. It is the last cubby hole in a strip mall on the corner of Ojai Ave & Montgomery. This place also operates as La Fuente of Ojai. The tamale plate has rice, beans, and choice of tamale. It is about $5, though the board menu shows different prices. The food... More

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San Ramon, California
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152 reviews 152 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

Last weekend, my husband and I stopped to purchase a dozen tamales (4 beef, 4 chicken, 2 sweet corn and 2 pineapple) with green sauce to take home with us. All four flavors taste really good. I think I have a new favorite in the sweet corn tamale and also the pineapple tamale!! The service is good at this restaurant.... More

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denver, co
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011 via mobile

Salsa was also good. Skip the beans and rice. Service was friendly, helpful and efficient. Limited seating outside.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2011 via mobile

We love a great tamale and a good tamale is hard to find. But the gems at this little place don't disappoint. Tucked back in the corner of a little strip mall, they offer a small but delicious selection of tamales and gorditos. There's only a small seating area, so it's better to load up and head over to the... More

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