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The Tamale House East is a family owned and operated establishment.  Our first location opened on First & Congressin 1958. 

We are located in the heart of Central East Austin and are a Texas tradition and an Austin institution.

We serve iconic breakfast tacos including our famous Migas Taco and Chipotle Migas Taco as well as interiors epic an dishes such as Cochinita Pibil and our Grilled Fish Taco as well as many vegetarian, vegan and gluten free dishes. 

We are proud to announce our new 16 tap system bringing you new and innovative craft beers from around the country as well as some brewed right her in our neighborhood, as well as your favorite Mexican beers

Join us for Salsa Dancing with the Brew or for Gypsy Jazz with Scrapelli during Saturday Brunch. Or just enjoy our beautiful garden.



Beer Garden   Dog Friendly   Free Wifi   Live Music   Vegetarian/Vegan Friendly   WiFi  

Updated 4 days ago
Map of Tamale House East

  1708 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702
  (512) 495-9504
  tamalehouseeast.com
Tue - Wed: 8am - 3pm
Thu - Sat: 8am - 10pm
Sun: 8am - 5pm
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Tap List - 13


4th Tap Co-Op Renewal Tamarind Wheat   
4th Tap Brewing Cooperative  ·  Austin, TX
Clean-fermented wheat with a bit of Tamarind for a tart and surprisingly refreshing finish. Your lawn-mowing, porch-sitting companion.
American Wheat Beer
6.7% ABV  ·  15 IBU

AleSmith IPA   
AleSmith Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
Aromas of grapefruit and tangerine lead into an abundance of fresh pine and tropical fruit notes followed by a crisp, resinous bitterness.
American IPA
7.25% ABV  ·  73 IBU

Austin Beerworks Heavy Machinery Belgian IPA   
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
Half Pour
A light-colored ale with strong bitterness paired with the fruity and spicy esters derived from its Belgian yeast.
Belgian IPA
9.5% ABV

Austin Beerworks Pearl-Snap   
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
$5.00
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.3% ABV  ·  27 IBU

Blue Owl Professor Black   
Blue Owl Brewing  ·  Austin, TX
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Sour Cherry Stout
6.2% ABV  ·  40 IBU

Brash Pussy Wagon   
Brash Brewing  ·  Houston, TX
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  115 IBU

Independence Convict Hill Oatmeal Stout   
Independence Brewing Company  ·  Austin, TX
Convict Hill Stout pours a deep obsidian color with a thick, creamy head. Flaked oats create a rich, creamy body that tempers the bitter roasted barley flavors of this robust, heady ale.
Oatmeal Stout
8.0% ABV  ·  55 IBU

Live Oak Hefeweizen   
Live Oak Brewing Company  ·  Austin, TX
Modelled after the classic wheat beers of Bavaria, Hefeweizen is cloudy and straw colored with a meringue-like head that lingers to the bottom of the glass. Brewed with an ample volume of wheat malt and few hops, this beer features a unique yeast strain that produces harmonious notes of clove, banana and vanilla throughout this effervescent brew. A traditional interpretation of a classic style, this idiosyncratic Bavarian beer is perfectly at home here in Texas
Weissbier
5.3% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Live Oak Primus Weizenbock   
Live Oak Brewing Company  ·  Austin, TX
$4.00
A strong, wheat-based ale that combines noticeable yeast flavors with full-bodied, malt-rich flavor.
Weizenbock
8.0% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Lone Pint Gentleman's Relish   
Lone Pint Brewery  ·  Magnolia, TX
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
6.2% ABV  ·  28 IBU

Modelo Especial   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
Full Pour
With inspiration from traditional German brewmasters, we created a consistently crisp and well-balanced beer that we fittingly named Modelo Especial.
International Pale Lager
4.4% ABV  ·  3.2 IBU

Pacifico Clara   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
Pint
The classic Mexican lager from the Pacifico Brewery of Mazatian, founded in 1900 by German settlers.
Mexican Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Saint Arnold Pumpkinator   
Saint Arnold Brewing Company  ·  Houston, TX
An Imperial Pumpkin Stout. It is brewed with a combination of pale two row, caramel and black malts, Cascade and Liberty hops for a background hop flavor, pumpkin for a rich mouthfeel, molasses, brown sugar, spices and dry-spiced to make it feel like you just walked into your mom’s kitchen while she was cooking 37 pumpkin pies.
Imperial Stout
11.0% ABV

Bottle List - 16


Austin Beerworks Black Thunder   
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
A dark, German-style lager with balanced roasted, smooth malt flavors and mild bitterness.
Schwarzbier
5.4% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Austin Beerworks Fire Eagle   
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.2% ABV  ·  65 IBU

Austin Beerworks Peacemaker    Can  
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.
American Pale Ale
5.0% ABV  ·  45 IBU

Austin Beerworks Pearl-Snap    Can  
Austin Beerworks  ·  Austin, TX
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.3% ABV  ·  27 IBU

Austin Eastciders Hopped Cider    Can  
Austin Eastciders  ·  Austin, TX
Generally dry, full-bodied, austere.
English Cider
5.0% ABV

Austin Eastciders Original Dry Cider    Can  
Austin Eastciders  ·  Austin, TX
Eastciders Original is a blend of American dessert apples and European bittersweets, available in 16oz cans. It’s dry and light, fresh and fruity, the perfect cider any time of year.
Common Cider
4.8% ABV

Austin Eastciders Pineapple    Can  
Austin Eastciders  ·  Austin, TX
Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.
Fruit Cider
5.0% ABV

Austin Eastciders Texas Honey   
Austin Eastciders  ·  Austin, TX
Eastciders Texas Honey is a blend of bittersweet apples and desert apples with Texas honey to create this traditional Texas Honey Cider.
Fruit Cider
5.0% ABV

Bohemia   
Dos Equis  ·  Monterrey, Mexico
A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.
German Pils
5.3% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Dos Equis Lager   
Dos Equis  ·  Monterrey, Mexico
A crisp, refreshing, light-bodied malt-flavored beer with a well-balanced finish. A Lager that drinks like a Pilsner.
International Pale Lager
4.7% ABV  ·  44 IBU

Lonestar   
Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
4.6% ABV

Modelo Especial    Can  
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
With inspiration from traditional German brewmasters, we created a consistently crisp and well-balanced beer that we fittingly named Modelo Especial.
International Pale Lager
4.4% ABV  ·  3.2 IBU

Negra Modelo   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
Negra Modelo is a Munich-style offering a balanced flavor and delicate aroma of dark malt, caramel and hops.
International Dark Lager
5.0% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Pabst Blue Ribbon   
Pabst Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
Pabst Blue Ribbon is brewed in the finest traditions of an American Premium Lager dating back to 1844.
American Lager
4.6% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Pacifico Clara   
Cervecería Modelo  ·  Tijuana, Mexico
The classic Mexican lager from the Pacifico Brewery of Mazatian, founded in 1900 by German settlers.
Mexican Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Tecate    Can  
Tecate  ·  Montezuma, Mexico
The most ubiquitous symbol in Baja California is undoubtedly that of Tecate Beer, the cerveza that is a source of pride to Baja California people.
International Pale Lager
4.5% ABV  ·  13 IBU