LOCATIONS

Tamale House East

1707 E. Sixth, 512/495-9504
Hours: Tue.-Fri., 7am-3pm; Sat.-Sun., 8am-3pm

John Anderson

The third generation of Tamale House founder Carmen Vasquez runs this Eastside spot. Eat in or take-out.
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Chronicle Reviews

This Crispy Taco Brought to You by 50 Years of Tradition

Tamale House East has the Midas touch

Kate Thornberry, April 17, 2014

Articles

A Look at Women Leaders in the Kitchen and at Austin Food + Wine Festival

We chat with the other 25%

Melanie Haupt, April 26, 2018

Tamales or Not, It's a Family Affair

Robert Vasquez's breakfast taco empire expands

Rachel Feit, May 17, 2012

First Plates Awards

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