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Papacita's

Loop 281, Longview, TX 75605
903-663-1700
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Ranked #38 of 182 Restaurants in Longview
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: American, Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We love the seasoned chips at Papacita's. The food is good; nothing really spectacular, but a good casual meal at a reasonable price. The Chicken Parilla is one of our favorites. The service is always good. The staff is friendly and always keep drinks refilled and salsa bowls full. They are slowly making some much needed updates to the building.... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We ate here in between baseball games during a tournament and were not disappointed. Had about 12 in our group and the food and service were excellent! Several recommend for us to eat here and I will now recommend it as well!

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Tyler, Texas
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120 reviews 120 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I visited here with high hopes with my son. Our waiter seemed extremely frazzled the entire time we were there. At one point he came to our table with hot sauce in his beard and on his face from trying to stir the hot sauce that was being made. We split the fajitas and personally we did not like them... More

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Longview, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The food is getting bad. It was never this bad in the past. It seems to taste all the same. Only thing that has stayed the same is the tortillas. If you come to Longview and you want REAL Mexican or Tex-Mex go to Little Mexico or El Sombrero. Oh their cheeseburgers are good.

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LITTLE ROCK
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91 reviews 91 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This is very mediocre food and if you want Mexican food, go elsewhere as this Mexican food in name only. Wait staff don't know what Picosa menas, or what Chilies Toreadoes are. It's a busy top rated restaurant which baffles me to no end.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We loved this place. The prices were reasonable, the food was tasty, the menu was extensive, the service was fast, and the decor is festive. So glad my son suggested we go there for dinner. Now, the golf cart to the yogurt store was a bit much, but this is Texas.

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Longview
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I eat there a lot. The food is very good "Tex Mex". A good value for the money. You get a lot of food for your dollar. But in October I was there for a class reunion. The buffet was good had a little of everything and a good price as well. The bar was open to us at an... More

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Andrews, Texas, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Had a party or 12 after a graduation and the service even for a large group was amazing and the food came out timely and good with no mess ups would highly recomend

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Longview, Texas
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210 reviews 210 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

With many many Tex-Mex places in Longview we forget about Papacita's. We had lunch here with family and it was OK. The food was par with most of their competition but the dining areas could use some refurbishing. Is that why it is so dark in here?

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Fort Worth, TX
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82 reviews 82 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

This is a fairly typical Mexican restaurant, the food is good. We had chicken flameado, chicken nachos, and a couple house margaritas. The food is a very solid "good" and consistent on both our visits. If you are like us and not from Longview, don't expect to be bedazzled, but you can expect quality food, hot on the table with... More

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