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hot tamale

67 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-2229
+1 315-386-3333
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“tamales” (8 reviews)
“taco bell” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Southwestern
67 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-2229
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanting to walk to a restaurant we chose the Hot Tamale. We frequently eat Mexican food and wondered how this food would be. I wasn't disappointed. We happened to be there for Tuesday specials, tacos. You basically built your tacos. The flavors were nice and...More

Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Build your own burrito right in front of you. Mine was fresh and tasty. Service was excellent. You will not leave hungry. Please give this review a helpful vote.

Thank MatthewJPeacock
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The prices are big and the portions are small. The burritos are pretty good but is seems like everything else keeps shrinking.

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Hot Tamale is a mid line mexican eatery. Better than eating at Taco Bell by far, but lacking the authentic feel that The Cactus Bar & Grill provides. Hot Tamale does have seating for customers but they do not have a bar. Hot Tamale...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food here is delicious--and you get a lot for your money. You choose your own meats/cheeses/toppings, like at a Subway. However, there are so many options to choose from, and so much food! They even have kid sized meals. The only down side I...More

Thank BKZK
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Let me start by stating that not all Hot Tamales are the same. We are fans of the one in Potsdam, so when the opportunity presented itself we decided to have dinner at the Canton branch. It was hard to believe that the two restaurants...More

Thank DeVirgeles
Reviewed 25 May 2016

this is a good choice for lunch or dinner; friendly staff; good menu items to choose from; parking in front or behind building.

Thank RickTickCanton_NY
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Nice Mexican food! Build your own!If you like Mexican but something's you don't like, this is the place to go and get it made the way you like!

Thank JulieN13680
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Cafeteria style burritos and bowls. Pick a meat, veggies, eat. The place could do a lot more with decor if they're gonna call themselves Hot Tamale. A bit pricey.

Thank Ski361
Reviewed 18 September 2015

great service and cheap, good food. their daily specials are always a nice twist. only down side is a tip jar but thats more against the owner not paying enough

Thank dale m
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Main St, Canton, NY 13617-2229
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  St. Lawrence County  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: +1 315-386-3333
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