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305 S State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6313
+1 662-624-9887
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tamales” (35 reviews)
“drive thru” (6 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
305 S State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6313
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Quick service from folks who care. You can drive through, but nice to pop in and say hey. BBQ pork is delicious, if on the greasy side - at least when I've had it. Tamales are always great - flavor and just the right spice...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank scottfp
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We opted to do late night dinner here because everything else besides fast food joints were closed. It’s drive through o my at night which was fine with me, The chopped bbq, tots, and tamales were great! Everything was reasonably priced. I have not had...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank shameeka56
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We had so much great stuff about these World famous Hot Tamales. So we arrived at noon on a Tuesday. He said they were sold out of food. But they’d have some later in the afternoon. We were just passing through but what a bummer.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Shannon R
Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is the best place in Clarksdale and you should come to get your bbq and tamales. Tell him that LaDarrius sent you. We are now working on a catering part that will be a big prize to the community and that would be a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ladarriusflowers696
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous tamales but hard to find. The signage is on the side of the building not the front. Most of the business is drive through but if you knock at the door, Eugene Hicks will unlock it and allow you to dine inside. The...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank wsdoyle
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We make his journey every couple of years and have to stop here for the best tamales ever!!! Don't miss out! It may look like they are a drive thru only but if you go during the day just knock on the door and they...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We ate here on our blues hiway trip and the tamales were very good. From the front they looked closed, but on the side of the building they have a drive up window that we ordered from. worth a stop if you're in the area.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Alex T
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had planned to go to Larry's Hot Tamales but it was closed. We stumbled upon Hicks and it also looked closed. However, a lady opened the front door and told us that we could come in or order from the drive thru. We opted...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank PensandSteelersFan
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We drove up on a rainy January afternoon. There were cars going through the drive-through but the front door was locked. Owner came out and opened the door. We came for the tamales and were not disappointed. They were about the best tamales we've had...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank GTBarron
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There's a difference between Mexican tamales and Delta Tamales, and these are the real, Delta deal. Delta's are sweeter and cooked in a spicier broth. Don't pass these up if you're in Clarksdale. I know we'll be back. P.S. The place may look like it's...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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Calvin S
25 June 2017|
Response from Navigator802815 | Reviewed this property |
11am to 6pm. they havea fb page and here is their ph # (662) 624-9887
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 305 S State St, Clarksdale, MS 38614-6313
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Clarksdale
  • Phone Number: +1 662-624-9887
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