Alvin, Texas: Big Tamale Statue

A living tamale entices hungry travelers to dine.
19753 Hwy 35, Alvin, TX
On TX 35 on the west side of the road between CR 191 and FM 2053, just north of Country Club Drive.
Always visible. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Hot tamale man.

Big Tamale Statue

19753 Hwy 35 is the actual location of the tamale man statue.

[EL Bastard, 07/27/2013]

Hot Tamale Man.

Big Tamale Statue

The Giant Tamale advertise a tamale stand off hwy 35 just on the border between Alvin and Pearland, TX. You drive up, get out of the car, walk up to the window, and order your hot tamales to go!

[David and Shelley Miller, 02/20/2010]

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