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Solly's Tamales

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Washington St, Vicksburg, MS
11:00 - 19:00
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Best tamales I had I years, reminded me of manuals tamales I used to get in New Orleans back in the 70's. take out only fast service a priced reasonable will definitely go back Customer said there chille burger is great

Thank Larry O
Quebec City, Canada
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139 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Agood evening dinner on the patio with great Mexican taste and good beer after a hot end of summer day. Most of local's meet there, good tasty cuisine.

Thank Alain H
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I've been reading about Solleys for years glad to have made it the tamales were good as were the pulled pork and nachos. The only thing that could improve the menu is a cold beer. A real non Descript building but the inside was clean

Thank Vesole
Slidell, Louisiana
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281 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Went to Solly's because the Tamale Place was unexpectedly closed. We had tamale burritos, Nachos and a few tamales. Everything was amazing!

1 Thank banzal
California, Maryland
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

We're visiting Vicksburg and tonight when deciding where to have dinner, we came up with Solly's Hot Tamales. Unfortunately they close at 7pm on Saturdays, so we googled again and came up with The Tamale Place. BIngo! Don't be scared. It's not fancy and there's no seating - get your food and go - but this is some excellent eats.... More 

Thank DeeJayGude
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Solly's is a hidden gem for great Tamales. Every time I drive through Vicksburg I stop to get a dozen. They sell pulled pork sandwiches but the Tamales are the best

1 Thank Nathan N Tanya H
Summit, Mississippi
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I try to never return to my home town without at least a dozen Solly's tamales.The best I can get north of my father-in-laws homemade tamales on his 8400 acre ranch in Piadres Negros Mexico

1 Thank MarshallS1949
Rayville, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Good tamale but great tamale burrito. Good menu for the type of place. Will definitely try again. Plus u can call and have them shipped to you

1 Thank Cody S
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

If you want tamales soaked in lard with the husk discolored due to being soaked in lard go ahead and throw your money in the toilet. Expensive garbage. They must pass around the hype because no one who has tasted one would buy a second. As a matter of fact if you just don't believe me just buy one first... More 

Thank Gloria D
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454 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Had a good set of Tamles here ($10 for a set) and a boudin ($3), the food was fine and Grandma was a real hoot, but the Granddaughter (Missy?) was moody and never smiled once, C'mon girl, it might never happen! Eat here, its an institution!

1 Thank Five15

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mexican, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Washington St, Vicksburg, MS
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Vicksburg

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?