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Types of Services we offer

We offer backyard style DROP OFF, ONSITE Cooking and Serving, and Full Service Sit down Serving with Workers who serve appetizers and plated dinners. We can be tented or not. And for those who want trays al la carte we have them! Yes, we SPECIALIZE in Tamales, Tacos, Chiles, Nachos but did you know we also cater Italian and American foods. We do GREAT precious kids parties, Weddings made of Love, and backyard function! 

It's Tamale Season- MEATY, MOIST & FLAVORFUL New Mexico CHILES

Our Books are OPEN! 3 dozens $99 Frozen Red or Green, Pork or Chicken, Creamy Garlic, Spinach n Cheese (No Meat) Pick One Only for all 3 dozens. ADD $10 if we steam, limited spots available ORDER Today! Or you will end up with NOT SO GOOD tamales! TEXT YOUR NAME, ORDER, AND EMAIL, ALL ORDERS must BE prepaid. 951-337-8814 We close our books by Dec 5th, 2017 Tamales freeze well up to 12 months. Easy to steam. 

Real Testimonials

Lorena - Just picked up my hot fresh tamales and boy are they amazing! They are moist, so full of flavor you don't need to add anything, meaty and delicious you can't go wrong! I highly recommend Nana's to anyone... very satisfied customer! Dec 23, 2016

Trish-Michelle it was great meeting you at Fallbrooks Farmers Market. I've been following you since you began and your food did NOT disappoint! The Wet Green Chile Burrito, Tamales and the Wet Nachos we all fabulous! we will be back! 

Mary-Nana's Tamales are really the best tasting ever! All her food is made with REAL LOVE! Keeps me drooling for more! Try all her tasty foods. You won't be disappointed!

Alex-the BEST tamales my wife and I have ever had in a very long time!! Michelle is sweet and her service is always professional and on point! Highly recommend her! Will hire her again and again, so glad we found her!

New Customer Specials & Perks

$5 off any dozen for new customers only!

Pay your event balance in full (within 3 days) and receive FREE perks such as free dozen of tamales or $100 off OnSite fee. ASK!



Made with every GOOD oil healthy for your insides such as Avocado Oil, EVOO, Grapeseed Oil, Canola Oil, Imported oils, made with special roasted peppers finely ground in fresh garlic, and lime infused. a MUST FOR ANY KITCHEN! Eat alone DIPPING with bread, or on salads, sandwiches, fish, and for cooking steak on the grill, chicken or fish, DELICIOUS!!! A staple in our home. $19.99 per 16 0z in a convenient squeeze bottle. 


No 2 tamales are exactly the same in size or shape. We weigh all our dozens for consistency. 

Strand like hairs are corn husks silk- completely edible, so don't panic! 

Steaming is easy, place in steamer standing up paper and all on high 75 minutes, uncover let cool 10 minutes. Will be moist. Check water levels frequently.  



"They were so helpful when I was trying to figure out my wife's 50th Surprise birthday party! Michelle was so real, friendly and she knows her foods! My wife and her friends could not stop raving! Let her do your next occasion TRUST me you'll be happy you did!"  


"The catering for my business dinner for our employees at the winery was perfect and the workers were fantastic!"


"Make sure your try the Chile Verde it's unlike any kind I've ever had. It was a BIG hit at our office! I've already hired them to do an Onsite Taco Nacho Party at our home for our Graduate!"

Contact Us

Contact us for a custom quote

Nana's Tamales-Catering by Michelle Ann

(951) 337-8814