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35

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in Business

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* Open 7 Days a Week * Checks Accepted * Delivery and Shipping Available *Delicious Tamales Delivers Locally & Ships Nationwide *Take-Out, Drive-Thru or Dine-In
Extra Phones:

4510 West Ave: (210) 366-0397

5251 Timberhill: (210) 523-1222

9055 Marbach: (210) 675-3325

13533 Nacogdoches: (210) 590-2211

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* Retail * Wholesale *Catering *Fundraising
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amex, discover, master card, visa
Neighborhoods:
Woodlawn Lake, West Side
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Texas INSP & PSD #652

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Mexican & Latin American Grocery Stores, Restaurants, Grocers-Ethnic Foods, Grocery Stores

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Rufus LeRoy
12/20/2011
NOT delicious and NOT the original!

Gag a BUZZARD! These people make tamales that are worse than the things they sell at H*E*B! Where in Hades or Heaven is the ORIGINAL Delicious Tamales? Right now, my wife is headed for one on Castroville Road, which I THINK is the original. I'll let you know what happens. In the meantime, if you can't find the original, either, just avoid this pretender and go elsewhere.

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10/22/2011
We love "em

The very best tamales this side of TX. I and my family love them, you will too...

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Spring77
12/07/2010
Not authentic at all

It takes a special type of person to represent themselves with Lies. Yes Delicious Tamales has been around for many years but this paticular Owner Valarie for Delicious is not who she pretends to be. This company was actually started by the blood and sweat of another family that Valarie married into some 20 + years after it was originated. Yes she took the name to another level but then she tried to come back and tak... view more

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new orleans dudes
05/05/2010
Tamales with a National Reputation

We've been ordering Delicious Tamales for a very long time. They were part of our Superbowl Party (Go Saints!) and our recent Cinco de Mayo bash. I've met people all over the U.S. who know about these delectable wonders from San Antonio. They are truly an institution! I recommend ordering over 10 dozen and freezing them - it's worth the shipping costs. The cheese and jalapeno are the best ever - they are as authentic... view more

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Jordi
05/04/2010
Delicious Tamales Delicious (i smell competitor shills)

Been eating Delicious Tamales since the late 80's and I gotta say, they are the best tasting store bought tamales I have EVER had (homemade comes to mind). I brave the crowds every Christmas season at the Culebra store and stock up well for all of December. But really, whenever I'm on that side of town, I pull into their parking lot. I glanced at some of the more negative comments posted about DT and immediately su... view more

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celestec
05/04/2010
WOWIE WOW WOW!

The best tamales my grandma didn't make. They have the BEST vegetarian tamales (if you're into that). The masa has a great flavor and texture. They're not too fat but not too skinny! I love that I can have tamales year round without having to break a sweat steaming them in my kitchen during the summertime. The location at Culebra is very clean and everyone that helped me was friendly. I walked in only wanting a dozen... view more

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Ashley2288
03/20/2010
Horrible Tamales

I will never again buy tamales at Delicious Tamales. These are the worst tamales I have ever tasted. I wish I would have read the reviews before I bought them, but I didn't. I bought some chicken tamales, although it didn't look or taste like chicken. The tamales were small, had no taste, were not appetizing, looked like dog food, and to top it off we did not get any salsa to give it some kind of flavor. It should be... view more

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hvm555
03/17/2010
worst tamales ever!!!

i bought 4 dozen tamales to share with friends coming from out of town. the tamales were so bad that I ended up apologizing to my friends and throwing away 2 dozen tamales. the tamales had a meat filling of grease balls or bits, cartilage, bones bits, and hardly any meat. it was disgusting!!! I will never buy tamales from that place ever again, and i caution everyone else about buying tamales there. just look at the ... view more

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rescu911
12/23/2009
Personal Taste

Tamales are a matter of personal taste. If you grew up in a home where the Christmas tamalada was tradition, then no one will ever make the perfect tamale you remember. That being said, Delicious tamales are a good product for the price. They are not too small, not too fatty, and not too spicy. I think they have suffered the past few years as have most businesses, and their tamales are a little smaller and have a... view more

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drdoom1408
12/20/2009
AINT NOTHING DELICIOUS ABOUT THESE TAMALES

I RECENTLY WENT INTO A DELICIOUS TAMALES TO PURCHASE 5 DOZENS TO BRING TO OUR WORK POT-LUCK CHRISTMAS PARTY, I MUST ADMIT I NEVER EVER HAD TRIED DELICIOUS BEFORE, SO I WAS OPEN TO THE IDEA OF TRYING THEM. I SOON REALIZED THAT THERE IS NOTHING DELICIOUS ABOUT THESE BLAND OVERRATED TAMALES. I WAS BORN AND RAISED IN SAN ANTONIO, GROWING UP IN A HISPANIC HOME, YOU SEE HOW TRUE TAMALES ARE MADE, WITH SPICES, GREAT TAST... view more

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