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Fat Mama's Tamales- MOVED

500 S Canal Street, Natchez, MS
+1 601-442-4548
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chili” (40 reviews)
“tamales” (219 reviews)
“pie” (46 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
500 S Canal Street, Natchez, MS
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1 - 10 of 360 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I eat lunch here a few times a month. She only has an hour lunch and since we both work downtown it is close. We almost always get their Natchez nachos (add chicken, add chili). We also get fountain drinks. Our meal...More

Thank Carl P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Fat Mama's for lunch while visiting our daughter's fiance'. This establishment had great food with lots of atmosphere.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Just about every chance I get when the American Queen pulls into port I try and walk up to Fat Mammas and get one of those delicious gringo pies and a slice of Mexican cornbread can't beat it for the favor and price will always...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for an afternoon snack. This is a neat place. A large variety of menu options. They are famous for their tamales and margaritas. They offer outside seating on a patio or inside. The service is quick. Food was good. Not too crazy about...More

Thank Donald G
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Fast easy and reasonably priced. The portions could be larger. My family had a great time here. The food was really good .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to visit Fat Mamas and it was the first place we tried! I agree the tamales were good but the chili they covered them in taste like canned chili. I was hoping for more of an authentic type dining experience. Definitely a...More

Thank mcourtney0914
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered Natchoes and they forgot about us. There was really no one else there so really no excuse. The food was good but we felt as if we were disturbing their chatting.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The only reason this place has a three is because of the strong, tasty margarita. We split a bland order of tamales. They weren't anything to write home about. The setting is nice, patio is nice. Just come for a margarita.

Thank Segalini09
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We did take out tamales for a picnic, delicious and I'm not even a tamale person. Wish we would have had more time to go back and eat in. Cute outside dining available.

Thank lindafosters
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy mexican food this place is great. You can seat yourself, order at the front counter, and look around at the ahop nearby. They also have cookies for dessert.

Thank Robin F
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S Canal Street, Natchez, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Natchez
  • Phone Number: +1 601-442-4548
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