12 Favorite Spots to Score Tamales in Greater Phoenix
If you've been to Los Sombreros in south Scottsdale, then you already know why its Twelve Tamales of Christmas is so popular. With a little something for everyone -- spicy, sweet, meat, and veggie -- gift givers can mix and match from a dozen delicious fillings like tomatillo chicken, green corn, and chocolate. The price is $29.95 per dozen -- all wrapped up in a pretty gift box. To order, call 480-994-1799 or stop in for eats and place your order at the restaurant
For 30 years, this family-owned Sunnyslope restaurant serving Arizona-style Mexican food has been a neighborhood favorite -- especially when it comes to the tamales. Choose from fillings like green corn chicken, green corn vegetarian, and shredded beef with potato. Try 'em in the restaurant for $4 to $4.75 a piece. Or, with just an hour's notice, snag a dozen of your favorite flavor or mix-and-match to your liking for $36.
This family-owned West Valley institution serves up Sonoran-style Mexican charm right along with their tasty tamales. Call 623-937-0807 or stop by the restaurant to place your order for a dozen at $34.95. Choose from flavors such as the stellar sweet green corn, beef, pork, and a unique veggie creation filled with broccoli and carrots.