This Tamale Factory In New Mexico Might Not Look Like Much, But WOW Is It Good

Looking for Mexican food in the Southwest is like looking for sand in the desert—-it’s everywhere. However, this one tiny spot in Gallup might be easy to look over. Off the beaten path you’ll find a hole-in-the-wall Mexican restaurant that will truly blow you away. This tamale factory might be small, but its flavorful dishes make it bigger than ever.

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