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kmguise Dec 29, 2007 05:44 AM

Who has the best tamales in Chicago?

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    gordeaux Dec 30, 2007 05:10 AM

    Casa de Pueblo,
    1810 S Blue Island
    Maxwell Market at Roosevelt and Canal on Sundays.
    Taqueria El Milagro
    1923 S. Blue Island
    A little bit pricey, but very good:
    Tamale Hut Cafe
    8300 W. Cermak
    North Riverside
    Tamales los mejores de Guerrero
    7024 N. Clark
    Finding tamales is pretty easy in this city. The best ones are made in my kitchen, however. :-)

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      etoiles Dec 29, 2007 08:45 PM

      I don't eat tamales often, but I did have some at the Rick Bayless fast food restaurant in Macy's downtown and they were delicious!!! Have tried tamales in the past and haven't liked them but these were great!

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