TAMALES…A MEXICAN JOINT

Tamales is famous for having some of the best Mexican Food and Margaritas on the North Shore. The ingredients are always fresh, well prepared and presented in unique ways.  The atmosphere is relaxed, casual, and both couple and family friendly. Our staff will go above and beyond the call of duty to make sure your dining experience is just right.  Please find our contact information and a map of our location to the right. We hope you enjoy Downtown Highland Park as much as we do!

PHOTOS

New Margarita Monday and Taco Tuesday at Tamales.

TONIGHT Buy 1 House Margarita get 1 at 1/2 off. On TUESDAY it's our $13 Taco Meal Special w/an alcohol purchase. Limit 2/table. Share this post with friends.
The Cubs, Bears & Hawks are playing today! Call to carry out 847-433-4070 or Tamales is extending our $13 Taco deal with an alcohol purchase TONIGHT & TUESDAY.
Asking if you should use Tamales for catering is like asking if you want to a margarita. The answer, of course, is yes.

Call today to book us to cater your event. Trust us, everyone will be happy.
"I believe Saturday's were made for taking a deep breath, enjoying two days off from work, and having a margarita." -Smart People 

Come in tonight for one of our wonderful margaritas and pair it with our top rated guacamole
Family dinners are something that we love to see. A smile on your daughters face is all we need to let us know we are doing a good job
Tequila is never a question. It's always the answer. 

See our specialty tequilas and ask yourself why you're not enjoying one right now.
Just imagine a world where you aren't at work, but rather sitting at Tamales with your family eating some delicious fish tacos.

That world's in a couple hours, we'll bring the tacos.
The word tortilla comes from the Spanish word “torta” which means round cake. The more you know #MexicanFood
As fall comes and the temperatures go down, come in for a delicious dinner so your spirits go up!
"If you were stranded on an island and could only have 3 meals, what would they be?"

"Filet mignon fajitas from Tamales, filet mignon fajitas from Tamales and a margarita to wash it down."
Kids are always hungry after football practice. Why not come by for dinner with your child and see what you want for dinner
When was the last time you had date night? Come in with that special someone, order a margarita, and reconnect. After all, margaritas are the official drink of happiness
You could clean dishes, wipe the counters, heat the oven, boil the water, set the table, cut the...

OR you could come to Tamales, bring the family, and enjoy some delicious tacos without moving a finger. We'll let you decide.
Tequila (Noun) - Happiness in liquid form
Have you ever had a panic attack because you were responsible for ordering your son's catering and you have no idea where to call or what to do?

No, you haven't. Because you're a great parent, and know Tamales has the best catering around. Your kid is lucky to have you.
"Where should we go to dinner tonight honey? I'm in the mood for the best food in town"

"Say no more"
Disclaimer: This picture of our Shrimp and Chicken Fajitas may not be safe for work. That feeling in your stomach? Hunger for a bite of this pure deliciousness. We'll see you after work.
Close your eyes and imagine sipping on the sweetest, most intense drink while lying on a beach with the waves of the Mediterranean crashing on the shore and the warm breeze of the wind hitting your face.

That is what it feels like to have a sip of our incredible sangria
Did you know only the heart of the Agave plant, or the piña, is used when making tequila. Which makes sense because when you drink tequila your heart is happier!
Celebrating a good week of work and trying to impress your boss? Or maybe hosting a party for your wife's family and trying to get on your mother-in-laws good side? 

Let Tamales Catering help you out! It's got all the mouth watering food you need to get the nod of approval.
"It's nacho business!"
October 3rd is known officially as Taco Day, but if you ask us, everyday is taco day!
Fun fact of the day! Tamales could be one of the oldest traditional dishes still being prepared today. Historians have been able to trace back the invention of the tamale to around 8,000 B.C by Mayans and Aztecs.

Let's all take a moment to thank the Mayans and Aztecs for creating such a perfect food

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TAMALES…A MEXICAN JOINT

TAMALES…A MEXICAN JOINT

Tamales is famous for having some of the best Mexican Food and Margaritas on the North Shore. The ingredients are always fresh, well prepared and presented in unique ways.  The atmosphere is relaxed, casual, and both couple and family friendly. Our staff will go above and beyond the call of duty to make sure your dining experience is just right.  Please find our contact information and a map of our location to the right. We hope you enjoy Downtown Highland Park as much as we do!

CONTACT INFO


ADDRESS

493 CENTRAL AVE
HIGHLAND PARK IL 60035