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134 NW 3rd St, suite D, Gresham, OR 97030-7259
+1 503-512-8603
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Sandy, Oregon, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We gave this restaurant 2 different tries and both times the tamales were dry and consisted of about 90% masa and 10% filling. I prefer to have a better ratio of filling to masa and for the price here, I think it is overpriced for the quality of food.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

I'm a big tamale fan & was super excited when I saw the TF open up. I was expecting dynamite tamales since that's pretty much all they do but was disappointed after 2 visits and both times the tamales were almost all masa, very little filling and pretty dry. Mediocre at best but ok if you just need something decent,... More 

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Thank Jim N
Gresham, Oregon
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

This is a take out restaurant and I've been there several times.I usually get the family dinner with six tamales & rice & beans and it plenty for my daughter & I and 10 & 6 yr old grandsons.All varieties of tamales are really good and in the fall,they have sweet potato tamales,delicious.Good value & good & quite service.

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Thank Bonnie S
Gresham, Oregpn
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

Home style tamales made fresh with plenty of flavor varieties of pork, chicken and beef and also a vegetarian options of beans. Great salsa flavors to complement each one of your choices, limited seating areas, so best to get these to go.

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Thank NWWatcher
Corona, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2015

My daughter loves tamales, so we couldn't pass this up during our stay in Gresham, OR. Tamales are large so we could have filled up on one instead of the 2 tamale plate. Hooked us on the jalapeno and cheese!

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Thank T710LUrobertc
Gresham, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

I have bought tamales there several times and have really liked them. I have yet to try other items. The staff is very friendly and nice and it is a great place to pick up something for lunch or dinner and it is good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

They are super!! Crave them if it's been more than a couple weeks! Their salsa is wonderful too. Such a great addition to downtown.

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Thank Happyface4444
Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Great tamales!!! Clean and convenient. Only downside is the limited seating with two outdoor tables. Will definitely come back

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Thank OregonGlobetrotter
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Old town, downtown Gresham location, very unpretentious digs, TAKEOUT. Worth it for real tamales, we had chicken, pork, spinach & mushroom,Jalapeno & cheese. Missed out on the beef :(, someone else had just purchased an office order. Watch out for sell outs too! Easy reheat, instructions found online. Wish they had a location here in SC, they are the real... More 

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Washington State
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2013

We had several kinds of tamales from this takeout place and enjoyed all of them. Our family had the bean and cheese, beef, pork, and jalapeno and cheese. This place even has vegetarian tamales. The business prides itself in using fresh ingredients. If you're not a fan of other tamales that are sort of a masa mush rolled around some... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 NW 3rd St, suite D, Gresham, OR 97030-7259
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gresham
  • Phone Number: +1 503-512-8603
Description
Authentic handmade tamales and Mexican food

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