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Dona Ame Tamales

Calle Diego de Mazariegos 28 B | Diego de Mazariegos No. 28 B Col. Centro. San Critobal de Las Casas Chiapas C.P. 29290, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
+52 967 631 6115
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
20 Mar 2017
“Tamales con piña”
8 Mar 2017
“Ricooos Tamales”
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Fast food
Calle Diego de Mazariegos 28 B | Diego de Mazariegos No. 28 B Col. Centro. San Critobal de Las Casas Chiapas C.P. 29290, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The place here is not so nice and the service is quite average, getting tamales in plastic plates covered in plastic bag. But the food is good. Especially sweet tamales are worth the try!

Thank David L
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Fresco, rico y amable. Probara los tamales con coco :) Fresh and very good Tamales. The best I had since Guadalajara.

Thank Guera12
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Freshly rolled tamales, pork, chicken, spicy, not. We had six, simply prepared, waters and the bill was under five dollars. Efficient service and real local vibration. We were stuffed like the tamales!

Thank Roy N
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I'm just a hick from the sticks...Who knew there are so many different kinds of tamales? My wife and I got 4 different varieties and loved every one. The restaurant is clean and the service fast and friendly. And prices? If you can't afford to...More

Thank Hoz H
Reviewed 10 April 2016

These are the best tamales and salsas around! They're always fresh and inexpensive. The servers are all friendly, especially Ana. I particularly like the rajas (mild pepper strips, inside the tamales) - the red, green, with cheese and Mexico - ALL of them! I also...More

Thank Susana D
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Passing by we decided to give it a try. the tamales were quite tasty and the atmophere quite nice. Ok for a quick lunch.

Thank Ricky B
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I was recommended this place by a local & must say the Tomales are delicious! I tried 3 different ones during my stay here with my favourite probably being the Mole with lashings of salsa verde & salsa picante - I like the spicy &...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Dona Ame isn't open all day which is totally understandable knowing how labor intensive making handmade tamales can be. They make both banana leaf and corn husk varieties, and I've always been partial to the tamales steamed in corn husks, so I surprised even myself...More

Thank washwestcc
Reviewed 15 March 2013

I love the Atole and the tamales. The little restaurant is clean and very reasonable. The Atole is my favorite. It is hard to find Atole served anywhere in Mexico now.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 12 March 2013

A must to savor the delicacy of Tamales. There are so many varieties, savory and piquant as well as sweet

Thank pedidoctx
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  • Address: Calle Diego de Mazariegos 28 B | Diego de Mazariegos No. 28 B Col. Centro. San Critobal de Las Casas Chiapas C.P. 29290, San Cristobal de las Casas 29240, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Southern Mexico  >  Chiapas  >  San Cristobal de las Casas
  • Phone Number: +52 967 631 6115
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