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Tamale Place

2190 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5266
+1 601-634-8900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
11 Oct 2017
“OMG!! Do not pass this place up!”
3 Apr 2017
“Tamales Supreme ”
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2190 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5266
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is the stuff of legend! These tamales are so great. Don't be put off by the appearance of the building because there is nothing but good things inside!! There is no place to sit, so all orders are to-go. We ate our tamales traveling...More

Thank Fun4Five
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by an purchased to 2 small Tamales Supremes with onions and jalapeño slices. WOW! We purchased a dozen tamales to take home. We will come back!

Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a take-out place. No tables. The tamales come wrapped in corn husks and the whole order is wrapped in layers of newspaper. They are, therefore, a bit messy to deal with. There is some grease involved, so I always get rid of the...More

Thank Olgrumbler
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

My family was in Vicksburg for the night and decided to try this place. The building itself looked like it used to be a gas station, and there is no organized parking. You walk in to a window and order from the menu on the...More

2  Thank garrwick66
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I've had better in Illinois and Texas , it just didn't satisfy my taste, Usually tamales aren't greasy the paper they wrapped it in was loaded with grease . I'm not sure what they were floating their tamales in

1  Thank Butterflies38
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We weren't sure about this place but what a delight! Delicious tamales wrapped in newspaper. Quick, courteous service! And the place was super clean! No place to sit down, all to go. Excellent choice for a quick meal!

1  Thank Becky P
Reviewed 14 July 2016

My mother-in-law introduced me to this place while visiting. Tamales are great! A must if you are a tamale lover.

2  Thank Charles T
Reviewed 18 June 2016

I am not qualified to assess how good the tamales are, but I liked them. The restaurant has no interior seating, and is more of a drive-up than anything. The price was good for what you got, and it is listed as a spot on...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here while passing through on a road trip from AR to FL. Love tamales so decided to give it a try. AWESOME TAMALES! They came out hot and wrapped in newspaper. The nachos were good too. Worth the stop.

1  Thank Ashleycunn
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I have yet to find a better tamale! The flavor is outstanding! And always hot and fresh! (Unless you ask for frozen... And even those are hand rolled daily.) I personally recommend the TAMALE SUPREME! Sooooooo Goooooood! It is tamales, Refried beans, chili, cheese, onions,...More

2  Thank Brittney H
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Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 2190 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, MS 39180-5266
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Vicksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 601-634-8900
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