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Los Hernandez

3706 Main St, Union Gap, WA 98903-1948
+1 509-457-6003
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“tamales” (60 reviews)
“pork” (17 reviews)
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3706 Main St, Union Gap, WA 98903-1948
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! we found this place in our way to Walla Walla. The Tamales are incredible. The Masa is soft and moist just what you want! - We had all tree types (Chicken, Pork and Asparagus) and by far Asparagus was our favorite! We stopped on...More

Thank Juan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We're from the West Side. And no, we didn't call for a reservation. I guess that's what people from across the mountains do to make sure they get into this James Beard award-winning tamale joint. It's funny because Los Hernandez only has four small tables...More

Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

And that is all you need in this tiny restaurant whose chef just won a James Beard Award. We along with 30 of our closest new friends enjoyed the asparagus tamale, with sides of beans and rice plus bottle of pop. A local fan told...More

Thank pinkribbonus
Reviewed 10 May 2018

A James Beard winning tamale! Many thanks to the chefs. Best tamales north of Los Angeles by far. These were so great we took a bunch to go for later and we delighted to have them the next day. Friendly service, great little building &...More

Thank QueenBness
Reviewed 10 May 2018

My wife had read an article about great asparagus tamales served at Los Hernandez. As it was early in asparagus season, we drove 140 miles to the restaurant. It was well worth the drive (and considering that we went from rain to sunny weather once...More

Thank MarkMarshall
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We recently stopped here for lunch after hearing rave reviews about their tamales. We were not disappointed. Only 4 or 5 tables in this place, but the line moves fast with efficiency from the friendly staff. Many take-out orders. We scored a lunch special (2...More

Thank Lanny V
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Excellent lunch special of 2 tamales with beans and rice. Friendly staff! We were in town for 3 days and we ate there 3 times and got a dozen tamales to take home. The owner came and sat with us for a bit. Great place!

Thank shar0nw22
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Simply the best tamales anywhere coast to coast. Pork, chicken and asparagus they are all incredible.

Thank 879blakek
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We'd read about these bueno tamales in AAA's journey magazine & wanted to give them a try on a recent visit to the area. These tamales ARE special & all the articles on the walls inside explain why; they grind their own masa making everything...More

Thank 3NWnatives
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My family and I enjoy stopping by this business to pick up some "tamale" TO GO. They are very friendly and take the time to chat and get personal with you. They were very friendly and helpful.

Thank Karen S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3706 Main St, Union Gap, WA 98903-1948
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Union Gap
  • Phone Number: +1 509-457-6003
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