Tamale Factory Catering Company in Durham, NC

All Tamales & Corn Tortillas are Gluten Free! We have many Vegetarian & Vegan Options Available. We can customize any order, just give us a call! We can provide custom menus for any event.

1. TFCC ULTIMATE TACO BAR 

  • $12.95/person - choose two fillings (10-person minimum)
  • $14.95/person - choose three fillings (10-person minimum)

Everything you need to make your own delicious tacos, including fresh corn tortillas, your choice of fillings, and assorted sauces and accompaniments such as chopped onion, cilantro, cheese, house salsas, pickled jalapenos, crema, and limes.  Two side dishes of your choice.  

beef picadillo - spiced ground beef
rajas poblanas - slow roasted chile poblano & sweet onion
chorizo - house made chorizo
tinga de pollo - chipotle bbq pulled chicken
setas a la diabla - spicy portabella mushrooms, chiles anho & pasilla 
esquites – golden corn kernels, mexican oregano, sweet onion 
carne asada – grilled tequila & lime marinated steak * $ 1.95 extra p/p

Choose two side dishes from these options:
Black beans (V)
Pinto beans (V)
Yellow rice (V)
Red- Achiote rice
Corn tortilla chips and fresh tomato salsa (V)

2. TFCC ULTIMATE TAMALE BAR

  • $12.95/person --choose two tamales (10 person minimum)
  • $14.95/person --choose three tamales (10 person minimum)

Tamales are made with gluten-free corn masa and vegetable shortening plus a filling, and are steamed in a corn husk.  We deliver them still wrapped in the husk, with sauces, queso, crema and cilantro served on the side.

Tamale choices - gluten free corn masa prepared with vegetarian shortening:
Pollo en salsa verde - pulled chicken, tomatillo green sauce
Chorizo - chile guajillo spiked pork sausage, jack cheese, chile guajillo salsa
Beef picadillo - spiced ground beef, salsa ranchero
Setas a la diabla - portabello mushrooms, spicy pasilla & ancho chile salsa (V)
Green Chile & Cheese - roasted green chile – artisan jack & queso cotija cheese  (V)

Choose two side dishes from these options:

Black beans (V)
Pinto beans (V)
Yellow rice (V)
Red- Achiote rice
Corn tortilla chips and fresh tomato salsa (V)

3. EXTREME ECHILADAS

  • $11.95 /person- one choice ( 10 person minimum)
  • $13.95 /person 2 choices 

Enchiladas plus your choice of two side dishes. Enchilada choices:

Enchiladas Suizas - pulled chicken-filled corn tortillas, salsa verde, crema and queso
Enchiladas Rojas - corn tortillas filled with our three-cheeses, topped with smoky chile guajillo salsa and fresh crema
Enchiladas de Res - corn tortillas filled with spiced ground beef, topped with a roasted tomato salsa, crema & queso 

Choose two side dishes from these options: 

Black beans (V)
Pinto beans (V)
Yellow rice (V)
Red-Achiote rice (V)
corn tortilla chips and fresh tomato salsa (V)

4. SUPREME FAJITA BAR

  • 13.95 / person / one choice  (10 person minimum) 
  • 14.95/ person / two choices  (10 person  minimum)

Everything you need to make your own fajitas, including mushrooms, onions, green peppers, warm flour tortillas, salsas, queso, crema,  choice of two sides

Pollo – marinated chicken breast 
Carne Asada - grilled tequila & lime marinated steak 
Vegetarian - a selection of fresh seasonal vegetables 
Puerco – marinated pork tenderloin 

5. BOXED LUNCHES

  • Tamale Box $11.95 /person (10 person minimum) 

Each box includes two tamales of your choice, plus a side dish, as well as utensils and a napkin.  Salsa, queso fresco, and crema are served on the side for all tamales. 
Tamale choices—gluten free corn masa prepared with vegetarian shortening:

Pollo en salsa verde - pulled chicken, tomatillo green sauce 
Chorizo - chile guajillo spiked pork sausage, jack cheese, chile Colorado salsa 
Beef picadillo - spiced ground beef, salsa ranchera 
Setas a la diabla - portabello mushrooms, spicy pasilla & ancho chile salsa (V) 
Green Chile & Cheese - roasted green chile & artesian jack cheese  (V) 
 
Choose a side dish from these options:
Black beans (V) 
Pinto beans (V) 
Yellow rice (V) 
Red Achiote rice
Corn tortilla chips and fresh tomato salsa (V)

  • Taco Box $11.95 /person (10 person minimum)

Each box includes two tacos of your choice, plus choice of two sides, house salsas, pickled jalapenos, as well as utensils and a napkin.   
Taco choices—prepared with corn tortillas.  All tacos are garnished with chopped onions and cilantro:

beef picadillo - spiced ground beef with chipotle mojo 
rajas poblanas - slow roasted chile poblanos & sweet onion 
chorizo - house made chorizo, chipotle mojo, queso fresco, cilantro 
tinga de pollo - chipotle bbq pulled chicken, queso fresco, sweet onion, cilantro 
setas a la diabla - portabello mushrooms, chiles ancho & pasilla spice sauce 
esquites - golden corn kernels. sweet onion, jalapeno, mexican oregano 
carne asada* - char-grilled tequila & lime marinated skirt steak (*$1.95 additional per person)
 
Choose two side dishes from these options:   
Black beans (V) 
Pinto beans (V) 
Yellow rice (V) 
Red-Achiote rice
Corn tortilla chips and fresh tomato salsa (V)

EXTRAS • STARTERS • SIDES

RICE & BEANS $3/person/per side (10 person minimum)

  • Black beans (V)
  • Pinto beans (V)
  • Yellow rice (V)
  • Red rice

TOTOPOS CON TRES SALSAS (V,GF)(serves 10)  spiced corn chips, guacamole, queso dip, fresh tomato salsa $ 37.95

TOTOPOS con GUACAMOLE y SALSA (V,GF)(serves 10) spiced corn chips, hand crushed avocado dip & fresh tomato salsa $ 29.95

TOTOPOS Y QUESO DIP (V, GF)(serves 10) spiced corn chips, served with warm mildly spicy queso dip $ 19.95

HUEVOS RELLENOS (serves 8)(GF) classic deviled eggs, candied, pickled serrano chile, house made hot sauce 21.85

PLATANOS CON CREMA Y QUESO (serves 8)(GF) delicate sweet plantains, house made crema & queso

BRAZA LA REINA (V,GF)(serves 10) Yucatean baked tamales prepared with gluten-free corn masa, and topped with a roasted tomato salsa, crema, queso fresca, cilantro, and spiced pepitas (pumpkin seeds)  $24.95

ENSALADA VERDE (V,GF)(serves 10) chopped romaine hearts with green olives, roasted poblano peppers, queso , fresh oregano dressing $19.95

ENSALADA PALMITOS (V,GF)(serves 10) chopped romaine lettuce, hearts of palm, avocado, plum tomato, red onion, and oregano vinaigrette $ 24.95

MEXICAN STREET CORN (serves 10) roasted corn kernels topped with mayonnaise, lime, chile piquin spiked~  queso cotija cheese & cilantro 22.85

DESSERTS

CHURROS (10 person minimum) Mexican “doughnuts” rolled in cinnamon & sugar, served with house made caramel sauce & chocolate sauce for dipping $1.50 each

PLATANOS CON CAJETA (serves 10) delicate sweet plantains, caramel sauce, whipped cream, spiced pepitas $ 19.95

COOKIE PLATTER (serves 10) an assortment of fresh baked cookies 19.85

BEVERAGES

Sweet Tea $7.49/gallon.

Unsweet Tea $5.89 /gallon. 

Lime-Ade $8.79/gallon. freshly made !

TFCC fresh lime margarita mix just add your tequila! $12.95/gallon 

MISCELLANEOUS

Plates, napkins, eating utensils $.69/per person (included in lunch boxes)

Cups and ice $.28/per person

Chafing dishes and sterno (each holds two half-pans) $13 each