Fodor's Expert Review La Tamalera

$$ The Plateau Mexican

The kitschy-cool décor includes a display of religious icons as well as vibrantly colorful furniture, while the menu is haute Mexican street cuisine at its best. The food here is simple and the menu small, but everything is fresh and delicious. Start by ordering the homemade nachos with chunky and perfectly seasoned guacamole, local and flavorful tomatoes, and pungent onions. Follow with the Baja tacos with shrimp and coleslaw, or the classic tacos al pastor with pork, onions, and chunks of pineapple. On weekends, La Tamalera serves a Mexican-inspired brunch that includes huevos rancheros and molete, an open-faced sandwich with black beans and queso fresco (fresh cheese). La Tamalera's homemade tacos are corn-based.

Mexican Casual Lunch Dinner Brunch Family $$

Quick Facts

226 av. Fairmount Ouest
Montréal, Québec  H2T 2M7, Canada

438-381–5034

www.latamaleramontreal.com

Known For:
  • Corn-based homemade tacos
  • Mexican-inspired brunch
  • Vibrant decor
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Mon. No dinner weekends

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