Pilar’s Tamales Café is located at 2261 West Liberty between Stadium and South Maple.
Hours: Tuesdays thru Fridays from 10am until 7pm and Saturdays from 9am until 6pm.
Come in and enjoy our large selection of Coffee drinks and Tea. Our coffee is a special roast produced only for Pilar’s Coffee House by the Ugly Mug Roasters in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
Call ahead (734-929-4161) to place your order and we’ll have it ready for you to pick up.
Pilar’s has expanded its dinning room! Come in and enjoy our beautiful, bright dining room with your family and friends. Ask us about dining room rentals for private parties, special events, and meetings.
Tamale Special:
One tamale with sauce, casamiento, fried plantains, curtido, and a house drink. $10
Mini Special:
One tamale with red sauce, curtido, and a house drink. $7
Pupusa Special:
One pupusas with red sauce, casamiento, fried plantains, curtido, and a house drink. $10
Peasant Breakfast:
Organic refried black beans, two thick handmade corn tortillas, & fried plantains. $7.50 (Add two organic eggs any style for $2.50)
Perfect Pair Special:
Two tamales, OR two pupusas, OR one tamale and one pupusa. Comes with fried plantains, curtido, and a house drink. $12.00
Wednesdays Only:
Call at least 2 hours in advance to receive 6 tamales for $16!
Handmade with 100% stone-ground corn masa, filled, rolled, and then steamed. Served smothered with homemade red sauce and a side of curtido.
$4 each or 3/$10
Chicken:
Filled with all-natural chicken, olives, potatoes, and capers.
$4 each or 3/$10
Chicken and Cheese:
Filled with all-natural chicken, cheese, and red sauce.
$4 each or 3/$10
Pork:
Filled with all-natural pork, olives, potatoes, and capers.
$4 each or 3/$10
Spicy Pork:
Filled with all-natural pork, spices, and red sauce.
$4 each or 3/$10
Beef:
Filled with all-natural beef and our homemade red sauce.
$4 each or 3/$10
Chorizo:
Filled with chorizo sausage, organic eggs, green peppers, onions, and potatoes.
$4 each or 3/$10
Jalapeño & Cheese:
Homemade vegetable stock and jalapeño peppers are incorporated into the masa and then filled with a special blend of cheeses. Not too spicy.
$4 each or 3/$10
Black Bean & Cheese:
Black bean stock is incorporated into the masa and then filled with organic black beans and special blend of cheeses.
$4 each or 3/$10
Vegan Black Bean:
Black bean stock is incorporated into the masa and then filled with organic black beans. Totally Vegan and delicious!
$4 each or 3/$10
Tempeh:
Filled with marinated tempeh, olives, potatoes, and capers.
$4 each or 3/$10
Sweet Plantain Tamalito:
Sweet plantains, plump raisins, and cinnamon are incorporated into the masa.
$2.50 each
Mini Coconut Dessert Tamalito:
Sweet plantains and coconut incorporated into the masa for this unique taste.
$2.50 each
We have many different types of seasonal tamales, such as, broccoli & cheddar, sweet potato yam, blueberry, apple, kale, squash, turkey, and many more. Call in to inquire about our available selection!
Handmade tortilla from 100% stone-ground corn masa, filled, and then grilled to perfection. Served with homemade red sauce and a side of curtido.
$4 each
Chicken:
Filled with all-natural chicken, a special blend of cheeses, and organic homemade refried black beans.
$4 each
Pork:
Filled with all-natural pork, a special blend of cheeses, and organic homemade refried black beans.
$4 each
Black Bean & Cheese:
Filled with a special blend of cheeses and organic homemade refried black beans.
$4 each
Loroco & Cheese:
Filled with loroco, a tropical flower bud that tastes more vegetal than floral, and a special blend of cheeses.
$4 each
Hibiscus:
Freshly brewed tea from whole, dried hibiscus flowers. Sweetened with pure cane sugar.
$4
Horchata:
A sweet and creamy drink made from rice, morro seeds, cinnamon, vanilla, and spice.
$4
Tamarind:
Juice from the flesh of a tropical pod with a complex tart, fruity taste.
$4
Pilar’s own special roast coffee:
produced only for Pilar’s Coffee House by the Ugly Mug Roasters.
Chico: $2 Grande: $2.50
Spicy Mocha:
Mexican chocolate and coffee, spiced with cayenne.
Chico: $3.50 Grande: $4.50
Plus also we feature a large selection of Coffee Drinks on our Coffee House Menu Board!