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Source for take-away tamales?

john gonzales Dec 12, 2013 09:09 PM

Anyone have suggestions for a place I can get 15-20 tamales to serve at a party? Somewhere from downtown to the beach. Gloria's is the best option, though I haven't bought take-aways from her since the Food Network buzz. Tamara's are a bit pricey.

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  1. JAB RE: john gonzales Dec 13, 2013 06:32 AM

    If you extend a little East beyond downtown, I recommend Los Cinco Puntos in ELA.

    1. Servorg RE: john gonzales Dec 13, 2013 06:53 AM

      If you are just ordering on the phone and picking them up I can't see why Gloria's wouldn't be a good option for this need.

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        Bjartmarr RE: john gonzales Dec 13, 2013 10:44 AM

        Mama's Tamales, in Macarthur Park. $2.50 each, and worth every penny.

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