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I've been coming to the Tamale ...
I've been coming to the Tamale Place since it was a one room standalone building on Rockville and Lynhurst, not sure how I've yet to review this place!

My recommendation;
1) chicken nachos
2) chicken tacos w/ everything
3) chips and guacamole and/or cheese

I know tamales aren't in those recommendations, and
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David M. via yelp.com - May 24, 2020
Great little spot, very popular among locals, good food ... read more
Ryan Anderson via google.com - May 21, 2020
Great food ... read more
John Hyde via google.com - May 17, 2020
I love the green chicken tamales hubby loves the recession. The southside location was amazing always clean but it closed 😣. Now.we have.gone to the westside location twice.... please please take this time to clean the bathrooms and dining area I would hate for the bh to close u down ....😭😭 keep making the tamales also make more r ... read more
SUZEEE via google.com - May 15, 2020
This place has so many pluses it ...
This place has so many pluses it is hard yo know where to start. I'm not a tamale lover by any means but my wife loves them. This is the only place we will go to get tamales because the are so good that even I will eat them. More importantly most of them are gluten free.  When we first started going there we were leery of eating ther ... read more
David S. via yelp.com - May 2, 2020
Food was a bit pricey and dry.
Food was a bit pricey and dry.  Flavor was fine, just dried out texture. I'll try them again and see.
Annette H. via yelp.com - Apr 30, 2020
Downright awesome. The tacos are ...
Downright awesome. The tacos are amazing, as are the tamales. Don't let the dull outside fool you. Food is fantastic!
Charles M. via yelp.com - Apr 19, 2020
Trustworthy delicious genuine value ...
Trustworthy delicious genuine value. The chipotle chicken tamale was marvelous. Get the combo they give you a ton of food.
Brianna M. via yelp.com - Apr 7, 2020
Hands down the best place to get Nachos in Indy! I've literally driven from the other side of town on multiple occasions for their nachos, they're so delicious and they extremely generous with all toppings ... read more
Cierra Moten via google.com - Apr 3, 2020
I go straight for the spicy chicken nachos. If you like spicy, try the habanero salsita.
Austin Riley via google.com - Apr 1, 2020
At first I thought it was ridiculous ...
At first I thought it was ridiculous to pay $14 for a full torta but after I opened the to-go container I was like... Oh crap that's alot. After I ate I realized it was worth the money. I couldn't even finish it.
Violeta R. via yelp.com - Mar 21, 2020
Their whole menu is great. Get ...
Their whole menu is great. Get the elotes, trust me!! Huge tamales & Tortas. Great tacos.
Megan D. via yelp.com - Mar 12, 2020
Aye Caramba!!! Steak & Egg Torta, Loaded with green Chilies!! AMAZING! The entire Menu is well worth the experience! Another DDD Delight!
Bill Burbano via google.com - Mar 11, 2020
Very good food & inexpensive. Friendly.
Joo-Yun Kim via google.com - Mar 11, 2020
I wish I had pictures--Love this ...
I wish I had pictures--Love this place!  It's a super casual spot for tamales, nachos and tortas.  The tamales are made fresh, so they have a wipe board showing which flavors are left and how many. The tamales are delcious, but the nachos are amazing.They have the best nachos because of the fresh ingredients and the queso!
Lara W. via yelp.com - Mar 11, 2020
This place served up some extremely ...
This place served up some extremely good tamales - pork in red sauce and pork in green sauce were delicious, giant, moist masa and perfectly salty, flavorful meat.  The cheese and and pepper and bean and cheese were disappointing in comparison due to excessive, dry cheese inside.  They also erroneously gave us another cheese and pepp ... read more
Katie P. via yelp.com - Mar 8, 2020
Chicken tamales was so good.should have got two...
jeff jones via google.com - Mar 8, 2020
I love this place! The food is amazing... I took one star off because I would like to see them reduce the amount of containers they use....too much plastic ... read more
Yoe Bovey via google.com - Mar 8, 2020
Great place ... read more
Keith Kohli via google.com - Mar 8, 2020
Great food, quick service ... read more
Armani Kenziora via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Awesome ... read more
Jerry Eskridge via google.com - Mar 3, 2020
Repeat, repeat, repeat until I repeat again. This place for the money is absolutely the one to become best friends with. While out it's a must stop, sit, stay awhile kinda day. You get soooo full with food and fellowship at this place. Everyone there is a talker, well I must say I'm the best networker around. You sit here I'm talki ... read more
The Concrete Man The Concrete Man via google.com - Mar 3, 2020
Food great service not so much but will go back ... read more
Genie Shelton via google.com - Mar 1, 2020
Really like this place! The key ...
Really like this place! The key is going early because as you can see on their digital screen, they start to run out of tamales as the day goes on. They do combo meals, which is a good deal! Besides the tamales, I really enjoy the rice and the cheese dip.

I've tried a few of the tamales and all are equally delicious. You real
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Tabatha S. via yelp.com - Feb 29, 2020
Great tamales!! Fast service good pricing.
Debbie Sizemore via google.com - Feb 28, 2020
Best Tex Mex in town ... read more
Paul Murray via google.com - Feb 26, 2020
The sweet corn tamales are my favorite!!! Great Elote, get the large to share!
Janet Ancy via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
We hadn’t been there before and the staff were kind in helping us to navigate our options. Atmosphere was relaxed and cheery and the food was delicious.
Riley Robertson via google.com - Feb 22, 2020
Lowkey best tacos in the city.
Lowkey best tacos in the city. Their fish tacos are perfection. The chips and guacamole are made fresh. And the tamales are from scratch.  Don't forget the queso...it's amazing on everything!
Amanda W. via yelp.com - Feb 20, 2020
Delicious, fresh tamales!
Jessica Sparks via google.com - Feb 17, 2020
I stop in every time I'm in town, sometimes making the 90 minute drive just for The Tamale Place!
justin esquivel via google.com - Feb 16, 2020
Outstanding tamales and tortas. I stop here every time I pass Indy.
Bryant Kintz via google.com - Feb 16, 2020
Best tamales I've ever had.
naderaraman via google.com - Feb 12, 2020
Very good ... read more
Johnnie V Jones via google.com - Feb 9, 2020
Nachos ... read more
Clinton Haynes via google.com - Feb 9, 2020
Some of the best Mexican food in Indy ... read more
Pete Burton via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
Food was delicious, great tamales. Although the cashiers didn't seem to have the patience for people who had never been there before. We felt completely rushed through our decision process ... read more
Travis Lewis via google.com - Feb 3, 2020
Absolutely love this place. Anytime ...
Absolutely love this place. Anytime we are on the west side of Indianapolis, we stop by  to stock up on great homemade tamales. Great to freeze,  then steam when we want a few. This visit was on a Friday evening after work. Didn't expect their "Available Now" menu to have much left, but it did. Plenty to get a few of each of our favo ... read more
Anne R. via yelp.com - Feb 2, 2020
Obsessed!!!
Sondra Hardisty via google.com - Feb 1, 2020
This a great place to eat. Worth every penny.
Michael Post via google.com - Jan 31, 2020
Best tamales and tacos in indiana ... read more
Marcus Turner via google.com - Jan 29, 2020
Great food close to airport a must go place if in the area ... read more
Ken Nason via google.com - Jan 28, 2020
Go there every time I come to town #1 on must list for Indianapolis area ... read more
Ken Nason via google.com - Jan 28, 2020
Ambiance: We came here at noon ...
Ambiance: We came here at noon on a weekday and the place was working just at capacity, tables were clearing just as new people came in. The place itself was spacious with high  ceilings that can make the place sound a little loud and echoey. The staff were super friendly and patient and the food comes out very fast considering every ... read more
Binnan O. via yelp.com - Jan 25, 2020
Love the steak nachos with white queso yummmmm ... read more
Breezy Babii91 via google.com - Jan 25, 2020
Excellent!! Definitely a must have when in the area!
Tim Yelvington via google.com - Jan 25, 2020
I have been eating at The Tamale Place ever since they were a tiny little stand alone operation on the corner of Rockville and Lynhurst. I can't even put into words how good their food is. The nachos and tacos are my personal favorite but we all love the tamales. Angela and Vlad have made something special and I try to visit one of t ... read more
Adam Brown via google.com - Jan 22, 2020
This is the best tamale place in the midwest. Very authentic. I just wish they had salsa to put on top of the tamale.
Taylor Grisham via google.com - Jan 21, 2020
The best place in Indy for Tamales ...
The best place in Indy for Tamales. They also have amazing nachos and tacos. It's a clean local hole in the wall place. Nothing fancy, just great food. The worst part is that they run out of many kinds by later dinner service.
Chrissy S. via yelp.com - Jan 17, 2020
Best tamales I ever ate anywhere in US and Mexico.
V L via google.com - Jan 15, 2020
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