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Try of tamales from a local taquiera near Elevation Chandler in Chandler, Arizona



Did you know that tamales date back to the Aztecs? Today, this popular Mexican dish is enjoyed throughout the United States. In the Southwest, tamales often come filled with a spicy meat filling. If you would like to enjoy some tamales, then the best restaurants near our Chandler, AZ apartments include:


Step into Valle Luna to enjoy the best in Sonoran food traditions. This old-fashioned restaurant opened in 1983 after Tia Rita decided to share her delicious Mexican recipes. She was noted for her innovative dishes, and Valle Luna was named "Best of Phoenix" in 2009. Guests always receive friendly service, and they can spend time on the patio overlooking the water. The shredded beef tamales are served with Spanish rice and your choice of beans and sauce. 


Elmer was born in Sonora, Mexico and came to the United States when he was 11. He started working at a young age and has worked in almost every job in the restaurant industry. In 1973, Elmer combined his mother's recipes with his unique cooking style to open the Elmer's Tacos. Everything is made from scratch using the finest, freshest ingredients. A side of rice and beans comes with your tamale order and pairs well with a sweet tea.


At Los Sombreros, owners Keith Riske and Geoff Schumann are passionate about the bold flavors of Mexico. They seek to create a community of craveable food and the best margaritas in town. Guests stay awhile to sip, savor, and relax. The menu features a few tamales such as green corn, tomatillo chicken, and red chile beef. They pair well with the house or mango margaritas. 

These represent just a few of the restaurants that you can enjoy as a resident of our Chandler luxury apartments. If you want a new place to call home, then please contact us. We'd love to give you a tour.