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Pappasito's Cantina

7050 FM 1960 Rd W, Houston, TX 77069-3602 (Great Uptown)
(281) 893-5030
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Ranked #169 of 7,136 restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: American, Mexican
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Great Uptown
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Great Uptown
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Hollywood, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

Its been 10 years since i have been back to houston and my first stop is always Pappasitos Cantina. Outstanding food, drinks and service no matter what you have. Planning some take out back to Miami! Highly recommend any of their locations.

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Houston
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We have come here for the Plato Amor around Valentine's Day for almost 10 years! We brought our kids with us and we had such a wonderful time at dinner. The service was great, and of course the food was delish! One of our best nights there!

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Houston, Texas
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141 reviews 141 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Papa's chain of varied food places is always palate pleasing. Papasita's offers tex-mex that is affordable and tasty. If you speak to the manager they can make you a gluten free meal but don't assume that things that are normally gluten free are here. Their broth has gluten and MSG so avoid the soups. I alert them when I sit... More

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Portland, Oregon
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10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Nice selection of good Mexican food. Chip dips (salsa's) are very good. Including a live strolling band which played some Mexican and other types of music.

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Rochester, New York
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93 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

THis is one of our favorite places to eat when we are in Houston. Food is cooked perfectly, guacamole is prepared at your table which is a nice touch. Our waitress Sunshine was excellent and made sure we were pleased with everything we ordered. Will return again next time we are in the area.

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Houston, Texas
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9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

A lot of places are closed on New Year's day. But the Pappas restaurants always seem to be open on that holiday. We went for a New Years lunch. The place was crowded, but the service and food were excellent. They offered the lunch menu - even though it was a holiday. We both had the daily (Wednesday) lunch special,... More

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Houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

...And the Seafood Enchaladas! So Good. I was here for New Years Eve, the food was great and so was the wait staff.

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Columbus, Ohio
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33 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Enjoyed our meal, fajitas medium size that was plenty for two. Chicken nicely grilled. Very tasty. Loud, crowded environment - perfect for families. Went to location near Reliant Stadium, very convenient.

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Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I went there for lunch. I ordered the seafood combo. Large, high quantity seafood. The waiters are nice and friendly.

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013 via mobile

Was there for a family dinner and service was terrible !! The waiter never got our plates and silverwares . He couldn't remember anything we asked him for and we had to keep asking him if food was ready after 45 mins of ordering three orders of fajitas . After nearly an hour and fajitas came out and the chickens... More

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