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Yo Chubby Gringo - CLOSED

Mobile Hot Tamale Cart & Catering, Wausau, WI
+1 715-432-6336
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good0%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
24 Feb 2014
“Every bite a party!”
31 Jan 2014
“Not good”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Mexican, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mobile Hot Tamale Cart & Catering, Wausau, WI
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Reviewed 24 February 2014 via mobile

We have had the awesome food before, but decided to pick up some carry outs, we live over two and a half hours away, the burritos are amazing!

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 31 January 2014

Went here over arts block weekend. A local friend of ours recommended. She is still a great friend, but we now recommend places to eat. I had a tamala. It was not good. Flavors didn't come out as everything tasted the same ( full disclosure....More

6  Thank CabinBum
LookingForFlavor, Owner at Yo Chubby Gringo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2014

Dear CabinBum, I'm so glad you recovered from what must have been heat stroke that weekend. (full disclosure. It was very warm that day) You must have passed out sometime between ordering and receiving your food and forgot you were at a food cart. Unless...More

Reviewed 5 January 2014

Always great, friendly, flavorful and original! Never mind any bad press .. some Wausaunians are pretty ridiculous.

1  Thank laurenh743
Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

I've enjoyed Yo Chubby Gringo a couple times and they never disappoint! The food always fresh, very flavorful and the staff is wonderful! I drive a good distance just to get fresh tamales!

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Many years ago, I lived in Houston, TX. My next door neighbor was a Mexican woman. When I became pregnant with my first child, this woman insisted on feeding me. She made me tamales on a weekly basis wrapped in corn husks. I have always...More

1  Thank Paula C
LookingForFlavor, Owner at Yo Chubby Gringo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2014

Thanks for sharing your experience about tamales Paula! We have always felt that tamales are one of those foods that evokes memories from the past because they are "soul" food. We also like bringing tamales to people that never tried them before (tamale virgins) in...More

Reviewed 4 January 2014

Amazing 'made from scratch' food! These people work hard to deliver an amazing product! I highly recommend trying them. The tamales are great and the burritos are excellent.

1  Thank Baby-Toes54403
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Got to love the ever changing menu always made with fresh ingredients. Tamales, Taco, and burritos hot off the cart and with mild to HOT hand made sauce. I have eaten here many times and have never been disappointed.

Thank Josh_Krause
Reviewed 31 December 2013

Our family has had the pleasure of eating off the Yo Chubby food cart around town, but most recently decided that on a cold December Sunday for a Packer game we would order in! Good choice on our part! The burritos were delicous! The chicken...More

1  Thank HMSchreiner
LookingForFlavor, Owner at Yo Chubby Gringo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2014

We are glad you ordered for delivery too! We started the delivery option because there were a lot of people that didn't have the opportunity to track down our cart. There aren't as many events and festivals (if any) in winter and we wanted to...More

Reviewed 21 December 2013

YO CHUBBY GRINGO reminds me of all of the little food carts and taco carts in the big city, and it's about time someone in the Wausau area decided to introduce something like this... I've been wanting to do it for YEARS! This little cart...More

1  Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Everything that they make on their food cart is simply amazing! They use quality ingredients and have amazing sauces, ranging from mild to wild! Try them out, You won't regret it!

2  Thank Simfinate
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
American, Mexican, Bar, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mobile Hot Tamale Cart & Catering, Wausau, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Wausau
  • Phone Number: +1 715-432-6336
  • E-mail
Yo Chubby Gringo is Wausau's first mobile food cart and mobile restaurant. Established in December of 2012, Yo Chubby Gringo brought the mobile food revolution to Wausau, WI. Since then food trucks and carts have been popping up all over Wausau. Check out our facebook page for our latest schedule and menu. We are available for events, private parties and we deliver. Thank You to our fans for supporting us! It is our pleasure to bring you a new and exciting spin on Mexican food!
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