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Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

The menu still features the original vegetarian tamale (green chile and cheese) and vegan tamale (red chili and soy meat), along with the two latest hits, red-chili-and-potato and calabacita-style (which includes squash, corn and bell pepper) -- both vegan.

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

The eatery still shares a space with Las Muertas clothing and accessories, hand-made and hard-to-find styles with skull-decorated twists.

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

There are also hand-made hair accessories available for purchase.

 

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

Later in the summer, the owners plan to place tables out front; meanwhile giant fixtures like this hearse-cabinet display case provide lots to look at while you wait for your take-out order. (There are no tables inside for eating.)

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

Every Sunday, you'll see a table set up with shredded cabbage, cilantro, corn chips and diced onion to add to your menudo.

Photos: Atomic Tamale opens in Lakewood

That's the stuff right there!

Atomic Tamale has been figuring out its hours, so check the Atomic Tamale Facebook page for the most up-to-date information; hours are currently set at 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.


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