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Pappa's Restaurant and Lounge

12219 South Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 12219
708-597-3415
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Ranked #3,732 of 8,268 restaurants in Chicago
Cuisines: American, Greek, Italian
Most recent review
- Sep 29, 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

We went on Friday at 8 pm. They close at 9. Clam chowder was made like chicken soup instead of creamy...weird...not good. I had a patty melt, he had the rib eye steak sandwich. Fries were ok but everything was dripping in grease and the sandwiches had no taste whatsoever. Coffee was tasteless too...sooo watered down. Its clean and decorated... More

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

This place opens at 6am, the breakfasts are wonderful and very reasonably priced. Lunches are enormous - soup or salad, a luncheon entree, a dessert? All included? The greek stuff is AMAZING! They have the BEST saganaki - most of the greek places in the city use kasieri cheese - but - this place uses three different greek cheeses and... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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145 reviews 145 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2010 via mobile

There is nothing bad about this place but nothing stands out either. We have tried it several times. Typical family restaurant with huge menu. With so many othe choices in the area we'll skip this one in the future.

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