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White Front Cafe

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902 Main St, Rosedale, MS 38769
662-759-3842
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Authentic delta food at its original best.

Friendly Barbara made us feel very welcome and served some delightful tamales. Well worth a visit. If you're down at Rosedale it' s an absolute must.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2013
Mike P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Friendly Barbara made us feel very welcome and served some delightful tamales. Well worth a visit. If you're down at Rosedale it' s an absolute must.

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Columbia, MO, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

These Tamales were amazing. We heard about them from an article about the "Tamale Trail" and they were well worth the...out of the way ...drive! The taste was just right...with enough spice but not too much. They were hot and fresh! We obviously liked them as we brought 2 1/2 dozen home with us. We'll make the effort to stop... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in on a Friday afternoon, fresh,hot, not to much mass, just the right spice. A perfect way to taste a little history on you drive thru the Delta, and a steal at 8 bucks a dozen...yeah she got 'em fo sale ;)

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MT
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2009

...Just like how Robert Johnson would eat them. This is a Delta foodway that is unique to the region. These tamales are part of local African American cuisine, adapted from migrant Mexican laborers in the early 1900s. The biggest difference between these tamales and Mexican tamales is that they are boiled, not steamed. Not exactly a health food, but if... More 

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2008

The Tamale Road led us here and it was a pleasant stop off at a small building on the main road. Still you must look for it and when you find it stop off and have a taste. Be sure to eat in, have a pickle and talk to the owner, she is delightful. You can also get them frozen... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 902 Main St, Rosedale, MS 38769
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Rosedale
  • Phone Number: 662-759-3842

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
  • Cuisine: Mexican

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