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The service was great. I'm not a fan of tamales so I had the Alculpo bowl. The flavors were great but the beef was somewhat gristly (and minimal...).
Betsy Myers via google.com - Nov 22, 2020
This place is awesome plain and simple.
R00s73r via google.com - Nov 16, 2020
Since I seen them featured on Diner's Drive-Ins & Dives I knew I had to try this place the next time I went to Indy. Guy Fieri just made it look so yummy!!! We went the 1st time approximately 3 years ago and just yummmmmy! The tamales are so big & filling. There are so many different kinds to choose from, and I am absolutely addi ... read more
Michelle Balino via google.com - Nov 12, 2020
Great tamal! It was huge and delicious ... read more
Carlos Castillo Jr via google.com - Nov 12, 2020
Best tamales I've had except the bridge lady in San Angelo Texas.
Jeff R. via google.com - Nov 9, 2020
Huge tamales, so fresh and yummy! Can't WAIT to go back! Friendly service!
Ashleigh McKinney via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
I love this place!!! Went early today, so they would not be out of my favorite tamales!
Faye via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
Good ... read more
China Doll via google.com - Nov 8, 2020
Best Tamales in Indy.
Sarah Hinton via google.com - Nov 6, 2020
Great food will be back !
Ruby McAloon via google.com - Nov 5, 2020
Best tamales in town. Live coming here for a great lunch!!
Norman Hillman via google.com - Nov 1, 2020
The best of the best in Indy area ...
The best of the best in Indy area. I had the spicy beef and was shocked at the amount of beef and how tasty it really was. They're huge, I could only eat two. Enjoy!
Ronald M. via yelp.com - Oct 28, 2020
Love, love these tamales.
Robin Goodwin via google.com - Oct 25, 2020
Great authentic food ... read more
Thomas Garrett via google.com - Oct 21, 2020
Food was good the hot tamales was bigger than I expected. One tamale was enough to share with someone else. Restaurant was clean.
Augustus Vitalis via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
The food was very delicious! The service was friendly ,quick perfect. Prices med range.**** ... read more
Janis Lenz via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
Nice and clean very good tamales as the name would suggest but also very good nachos and fish tacos. And just about everything else on the menu. Always a clean restroom.
Brian Twitty via google.com - Oct 17, 2020
This place is fantastic and the resturant is clean. Not really expensive for the quality of food.
Cory Harness via google.com - Oct 14, 2020
Always amazing! Cuban nachos are still my go to ... read more
Michelle Twaddell via google.com - Oct 13, 2020
Good Tamales, easy pick up ... read more
Emory Safford via google.com - Oct 11, 2020
I got a steak torta and it was awesome ... read more
DS B via google.com - Oct 6, 2020
For all you vegetarians, The Tamale ...
For all you vegetarians, The Tamale Place is as good as it gets.  Expect not one, not two, not three, not four, but FIVE vegetarian options!  PLUS: there are dessert tamales. Go. Get. Some.
Allison F. via yelp.com - Oct 2, 2020
Best tamales I've had outside of Mexico ... read more
Brandon Baker via google.com - Oct 1, 2020
Great homemade tamales. Mild or hot, varieties vary a bit each day. Dine in or outside, along with takeout.
Wilfredo Perez via google.com - Sep 29, 2020
Love the tortas, tamales, and best chips and salsa around. Highly recommend. A lot of different kinds of tamales there to choose from. The steak torta is something everyone should try.
Jason Siebeneck via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Great Tamales, best ones around Indianapolis.
Alan Ortega via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Excellent experience! Friendly and courteous staff! Excellent food ! ❤️ ... read more
Phillipe Martin via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Excellent location for quality Mexican food. arrived at five, it wasn't busy. i had a brother come into town and he asked me to go back here. the bill was average for the menu. food is like a restaurant in jacksonville i loved.
austin burch via google.com - Sep 21, 2020
Love love love this place !!!! I live up north and I'll always make that drive to Avon just to get their fish tacos & chicken nachos 😘 super satisfy all the time !
gena cheek via google.com - Sep 21, 2020
Absolutely the best tamales this ...
Absolutely the best tamales this side of the boarder! The staff is super friendly too!
Prices are also reasonable.
Carol F. via yelp.com - Sep 20, 2020
Authentic tasting tamales are hard ...
Authentic tasting tamales are hard to find, but this places fits the bill!  I had the chicken in green sauce and the hot and spicy pork which was my favorite.  Not too spicy, just enough.  The pork tamale had a little more filling than a traditional, but that made it better in my opinion.  The establishment has a dive bar feel, and t ... read more
Harvey G. via yelp.com - Sep 15, 2020
Delicious!!! Authentic tamales ...
Delicious!!! Authentic tamales with great flavor. Go early so you can be sure to grab one as they go fast. If you haven't been here yet and are from the Indy area...GO!
Lauryn L. via yelp.com - Sep 15, 2020
This is an excellent place for authentic tamales that are hard to come by in the area. The tamale dough is as close to perfection as it gets. You can fill it with any of their meats/sauces and have a great meal. These are made continuously and they display a count of how many of each are ready. From my experience, the tacos are a bit ... read more
Kessashun Arthur via google.com - Sep 14, 2020
Excellent ... read more
Mary England via google.com - Sep 13, 2020
Sooooo Good!
daniel neil via google.com - Sep 9, 2020
very tasty ... read more
Noe Guerra-Salgado via google.com - Sep 7, 2020
We love this place the food always ...
We love this place the food always good but your best if you go earlier than later because they only make so many of the tamales and when they run out they run out so you have to pick a different tamale that way you know it's always fresh ... read more
William M. via yelp.com - Sep 6, 2020
In love with the nachos!
K Viv via google.com - Sep 5, 2020
This place never disappoints! Very authentic tamales!! Prices are great order ahead is easy Highly recommend!
Deborah S. via yelp.com - Sep 4, 2020
I used to work there real authentic Mexican if u like tamales u won't disappointed ... read more
Marshall Vandermeulen via google.com - Sep 2, 2020
always amazing food ... read more
OdysseyFan Dan via google.com - Aug 31, 2020
Amazingly great food ... read more
Beckie Lynch via google.com - Aug 30, 2020
I only tried chicken here...chicken tamales Verde ( green sauce) and hot. Both were fantastic and fresh and there spicy and mild chicken tacos are probably best in nation(not exaggerating). As far as other dishes I didn't try yet. Update: last few times there chicken and beef tasted old. I hope they pick up the quality.
Ramzi S via google.com - Aug 28, 2020
Food is so good and you don't have to wait long.
Madeleine Crenshaw via google.com - Aug 26, 2020
I have been looking for good Mexican ...
I have been looking for good Mexican food in Indiana for two years, but I keep getting disappointed. But, this time, I was not disappointed with this place. I had the spicy chipotle chicken taco and tried the chicken Verde taco. Their corn tacos are fresh, grilled, and graced with freshest ingredients.  
The food was fantastic. It
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Katie P. via yelp.com - Aug 26, 2020
Good tamales ... read more
John Epps via google.com - Aug 23, 2020
Legendary ... read more
Brett Boswinkle via google.com - Aug 22, 2020
I love good Mexican food. This is pretty good.
Deathstroke via google.com - Aug 22, 2020
You can never make a wrong choice when ordering here! I travel from Northern Hamilton County just for the elotes ... read more
Sunnie Santiago via google.com - Aug 22, 2020
Love the food and the portions! ...
Love the food and the portions! Just a bit on a pricey side but it's worth it. Also some items get sold off pretty fast (ie veggie tamales) so you might want to go early!

Ps- Try the mild chicken torta!
Crescentia A. via yelp.com - Aug 21, 2020
Tacos were good! Service was quick ... read more
Brent Koenig via google.com - Aug 15, 2020
This was our first time here and it didn't disappoint. They do at times have limited tamale varieties due to them always making more. We got the spicy chicken tamale. One was definitely enough for each of us because the tamales are huge.
Stephanie Buffington via google.com - Aug 15, 2020
Always fresh food, fast service, clean restaurant, and friendly employees.
Karen Steuerwald via google.com - Aug 12, 2020
Great as always, really miss the lunchtime rush but those days will be back. Side note: the staff is great ... read more
mohamad al-shboul via google.com - Aug 11, 2020
i didn't recognize any employees ...
i didn't recognize any employees . this is happening everywhere i go so no knock to the tamale place this is just a pandemic + time reality. everyone was wearing masks but there was no signage on the door.

they have a digital board up that tells you what fresh made tamales are available for the day and how many are left. it l
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Bre'Onna P. via yelp.com - Aug 11, 2020
Luv they tamales ... read more
Marilyn Johnson via google.com - Aug 9, 2020
Me encantan los chips, siempre compro masa natural y el personal es muy amable. El dueño es muy amable y educado.
Juana Cruz via google.com - Aug 9, 2020
This place is amazing!
Josh Hatton via google.com - Aug 9, 2020
This is our favorite place to eat ...
This is our favorite place to eat. We always stock chips and salsa for the house. We love the fish tacos! Also the sweet  corn tamales. Unfortunately they have been extremely small the last couple of times.
Jenee O. via yelp.com - Aug 8, 2020
I love this place. Tamales are huge and tasty.
J N via google.com - Aug 7, 2020
Best tamales I've ever had but get there early for the best selection. Got the Cuban nachos also top notch.
Mark Coffee via google.com - Aug 5, 2020
Great locally sourced food!
Steve Wisher via google.com - Aug 5, 2020
We miss The Tamale Place on the Southside so we drove over to their westside location for our cerdo desmenuzado tamales & they were delicious & fresh as always! Very fast, efficient & friendly service too!
Beth Ritchie via google.com - Aug 4, 2020
Hands down some of the best tacos and tamales indy has to offer ... read more
Lena Smith via google.com - Aug 4, 2020
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