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Fat Mama's Tamales- MOVED

500 S Canal St, Natchez, MS 39120-3482
+1 601-442-4548
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“chili” (40 reviews)
“tamales” (224 reviews)
“pie” (47 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
500 S Canal St, Natchez, MS 39120-3482
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Cute little place with a patio. There are no servers so they can concentrate on food prep. The tamales are tasty, especially when paired with their famous "Knock you naked" margaritas. Fire and ice pickles are also quite good! It is a fun spot and...More

Thank okietraveler53
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I love chip and Susa and Tamales rock. I could eat here all the time. Very clean and friendly place to eat. Yes I great family place .

Thank MarylynnF98
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Ate today. Tamales too dry for My taste. So was the taco salad. First time here, probably won't be back

Thank 368tori
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome food. Great friendly service. Best thing about this trip. Welcome break of the budget too on our road trio from Nashvillr to New Orleans

Thank TracyWebb
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I probably eat there at least twice a month. Always great food and Service! I usually get the gringo pie or the roast beef po' boy. There chicken salad is great too!

Thank Mia T
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Fat mamas is just organized chaos. The menu is pretty simple with one dozen tamales for $10 or 1/2 dozen for $5. Gringo pie and a few sandwiches and Margaritas. The tamales come out of the kitchen Fast and Furious. The were excellent.Traditionally wrapped in...More

Thank garyandmare
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Fat Mamas is more of an event than a restaurant. Every time we've been there, we've met some great folks from somewhere. Good conversation and food, always fun.The tamales are very good. The Knock You Naked Margarita is part of the fun. Don't miss it....More

Thank Wendell F
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Right across the street from the Ballon Fest. Place was packed but they still keep things moving which was a major feat given the traffic. Only had chips and salsa but the food moving across the bar looked and smelled good. The locals recommend the...More

Thank Bigdean80
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I must come here to eat every trip home. It is a place where we locals like to hang out on the patio and have a margarita or two. The gringo pie is always my pick on the menu!

Thank Steve N Anita B
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at Fat Mama's several times now and always enjoy it! Our favorite is the Gringo Plate with 3 tamales covered in chili with onions, cheese, and jalepenos. The margaritas are awesome as well!

Thank LSUtiger71
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
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 St, Natchez, MS 39120-3482
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Natchez
  • Phone Number: +1 601-442-4548
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