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The Tamale Factory

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Mexican, Southwestern
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed January 7, 2020

Some of the dishes here are quite tasty -- their carnitas, in particular, are very well done. The problem is that they serve everything steam table/buffet style, and, for some reason, the food always tastes lukewarm, like it hasn't been kept hot enough. This causes...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2019

Restaurant only had vegetarian tamales when we visited, so we didn't to taste their other varieties. Those who got the vegetarian tamales were happy with them, as were those who got the bean and cheese burrito and chile colorado quesadilla.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed July 25, 2019

Aside from not having the best parking, this place is SUPER yummy! The food was fresh and authentic! We are so glad we found this place to eat breakfast! I would love to try it for dinner! Bathrooms were clean! We would return again!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

We were not impressed by quality of food. Definitely overpriced for this level of service. Probably I never visit again even location is fantastic

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

We love the food at The Tamale Factory. It is very fresh and tasty. The staff was very friendly. We will return.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maria C
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Just visited with my family this past weekend and stopping on your way to the open market, other spots, or passing through is a must. Fantastic food, great service and reasonably priced for fresh ingredients. Love the owner and her energy. The tamales are awesome...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Paul V
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Stopped by for lunch while out walking around and the pork tamales was Fabulous! Went back later to buy more didn't know they are only opened for breakfast and lunch, can't wait for my next visit I will not leave empty handed!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank flightgirl01
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Stopped in for breakfast with my wife and really thought it was a charming spot. The breakfast choices were just what we were looking for. They offer breakfast plates and breakfast burritos. My wife got the Machaca breakfast burrito which was delicious! I had the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jason B
Reviewed December 22, 2018

We were visiting the Mission Inn to see all of the lights, and decided we were hungry! While walking down the 'mall' just next to the hotel, we found this restaurant, offering fresh tamales....so we stopped in. I am so glad we did! This is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

we recently attended a business function at the Mission Inn Hotel and had the pleasure of enjoying a relaxing evening meal at the Tamale Factory which was a short walk from the Inn. The food was excellent and the service top notch !

Date of visit: October 2018
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