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Hot Tamale Cafe - CLOSED

13821 Fribble Way, Midlothian, VA 23112-2279
+1 804-595-0138
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
3 Nov 2012
“RIP - Hot Tamale Cafe”
10 Oct 2012
“Delicious Mexican At a Great Price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Southwestern
13821 Fribble Way, Midlothian, VA 23112-2279
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Reviewed 3 November 2012

Drove over for dinner and my favorite 3 taco meal...but HTC was dark and no signs in the door. We called and they are closed for good after 11 years. Judy the bartender was a hoot and mixed strong drinks...hopefully, we run into her again....More

Thank John_Karen_MAX
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Always great service, great food delivered quickly and hot. A favorite for my family. We go way too often. The owner/manager comes to see how we are enjoying food. Never had a problem with the place. Highly recommend for family or couple.

Thank VirginiaTraveler804
Reviewed 18 July 2012

Not sure what happened, because this used to be a favorite restaurant! Unfortunately, it seems that something has happened - quality has gone down, flavor just wasn't there, and even though there were only three tables with customers - and more than three servers -...More

Thank StevenVA
Reviewed 11 March 2012

have been to this restaurant on many occasions. unfortunately, i feel that lately the quality has slipped a little. service is good.

Thank obx64
Reviewed 5 February 2012

With the pletra of mexican/southwestern dining spots on Hull Street (there are 5 winth 3 miles of our house). We have consistantly gone back to Hot Tamale for the last 7 years. The service is always fun, friendly and super fast. The menu has more...More

1  Thank BookWorm45
Reviewed 24 January 2012

One of my favorite mexican places. The food is good, and fairly priced. And the margaritas are awesome.

Thank mike b
Reviewed 20 January 2012

great food, never had a bad meal here!! fast friendly service from an excellent staff, family owned and it shows in a good way. always a delight

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 6 October 2011

Another Tex-Mex theme. Not really authentic but much better than the chain and better deal too. Mediocre salsa ( the first impression ). Decent bottle beer list. No draft. Plain desserts.

1  Thank dbmd82
Reviewed 2 October 2011

Everything ordered has always been well executed margaritas, tamales, "create your own" specialities, pork carnitas, and a variety of house made salsas. Hot Tamlae proves that if you are consistent in quality and service, you can with stand competition and not being backed by a...More

1  Thank travelingfoodiefam
Reviewed 13 September 2011

This locally owned restaurant is one of the best Mexican that I have had in the Midlothian area. I have now moved to another city but any time I am in the Richmond area I make it a point to stop. The selection and choices...More

Thank Sapphire818
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Restaurant Details

Mexican, Southwestern
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13821 Fribble Way, Midlothian, VA 23112-2279
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Midlothian
  • Phone Number: +1 804-595-0138
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