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Pappasito's Cantina

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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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SLOW-SMOKED RIBS
Served with guacamole, pico de gallo, rice & frijoles a la charra.
24.95
Agujas
full-rack, slow-smoked pork ribs
26.95
substitute beef fajitas add 6.75
Matamoros
half-rack pork ribs with chicken fajitas
27.95
Plato San Juan
four jumbo brochette-style shrimp & half-rack pork ribs
APPETIZERS
24.95
Appetizer Sampler
pork tamales, beef fajita nachos, chile con queso & guacamole
9.95
Beef Empanada
beef, fresh corn & Chihuahua cheese with peanut arbol & avocado tomatillo sauces
9.95
Chicken & Spinach Empanada
chicken, spinach & Chihuahua cheese with peanut arbol & avocado tomatillo sauces
md. 8.45
lg. 9.95
with Ixtapa beef 1.95
with beef fajita 3.95
Chile con Queso
19.95
Crab Cake Stuffed Shrimp
-4
15.95
Crispy Calamari
with shrimp, crispy jalapeño slices, sweet pepper habañero sauce & chipotle aioli
9.95
Deluxe Guacamole
with red onion, tomato, roasted jalapeño & queso fresco
18.95
Grilled Lamb Chops
over sizzling onions
12.95
Pappasito’s Ceviche
shrimp, scallops & fresh fish marinated in lime & cilantro, with avocado
3 7.95
6 11.95
Pork Tamales
served steaming hot
FRESH FISH
Served with grilled onions, black beans, rice & your choice of our signature sauce.
24.95
Atlantic Salmon
21.95
Costa Rican Tilapia
Avocado Lime Butter
Sweet Pepper Habañero
Naked - Olive Oil & Lime Squeeze
Signature Sauces
31.95
Texas Redfish
GUACAMOLE
11.95
Bacon
chipotle bacon, elote, jicama, pico de gallo, pickled onions & chicharónes
15.95
Jumbo Lump Crab
fresno chiles, pico de gallo & pickled red onion
13.95
Shrimp
fresno chiles, pico de gallo, & pickled red onion
TACOS
Served with rice & beans
21.95
Baja Fish Tacos
corn tortillas filled with fresh tilapia (fried or grilled) & jalapeño créma (2)
23.95
Campfire Shrimp Tacos
grilled shrimp, pineapple habañero glaze, mexican street corn
15.95
Chicken Fajita Flautas
with queso, guacamole & sour cream
25.95
Redfish Tacos
grilled redfish, cabbage slaw, avocado, chipotle aioli & pepitas
15.95
Taco Dinner
choice of Ixtapa beef or chicken tinga tacos, soft or crispy (2)
chicken fajitas 22.95
beef fajitas 27.95
Tacos Al Carbon
NACHOS & QUESADILLA
Served with guacamole & sour cream.
19.95
Beef Fajita Nachos
22.95
Beef Fajita Quesadillas
19.95
Chicken Fajita & Spinach Quesadillas
16.95
Chicken Fajita Nachos
18.95
Chicken Fajita Quesadillas
14.95
substitute beef fajita 1.95
Matador Nachos
with Ixtapa beef, refried beans, queso, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo & jalapeños
21.95
Shrimp Quesadillas
SIZZLING FAJITAS FAMOSAS
Grilled over a mesquite fire & served with fresh flour tortillas, rice, frijoles a la charra, pico de gallo & guacamole.
34.95
substitute Filet Mignon Fajitas add 18.95
Beef Fajita, Quail & Shrimp Brochette
32.95
substitute Filet Mignon Fajitas add 18.95
Beef Fajita, Jalapeño Cheese Sausage & Shrimp Diablo
34.95
substitute Filet Mignon Fajitas add 18.95
Chicken Fajitas, Ribs & Campfire Shrimp
Chicken 61.95
Beef & Chicken 75.95
Beef 80.95
Shrimp 62.95
Family Size
Serves 4-6
42.95
Filet Mignon Fajitas with Crab Cake-Stuffed Shrimp
Jalapeño Cheese Sausage 4.95
Brochette-Style Shrimp (4) 14.95
Grilled Lamb Chops 18.95
1/2 Rack of Ribs 14.95
Crab Cake Stuffed Shrimp (4) 18.95
Grilled Quail 8.95
Great Additions
41.95
Grilled Live Lobster & Beef Fajitas
Chicken 41.95
Beef & Chicken 53.95
Beef 56.95
Filet Mignon 57.95
Shrimp 47.95
Large
Serves 2-3
Chicken 25.95
Beef & Chicken 34.95
Beef 35.95
Filet Mignon 39.95
Shrimp 29.95
Medium
Serves 1-2
31.95
Pappasito’s Grill
skewer of mesquite-grilled beef & chicken fajitas, bacon-wrapped shrimp & vegetables with pineapple pico de gallo
LIVE LOBSTER COMBOS
Served with fresh flour tortillas, rice, frijoles a la charra, pico de gallo & guacamole
36.95
Beef Fajitas & Live Lobster
57.95
Filet Mignon & Live Lobster
42.95
Grilled Lamb & Live Lobster
29.95
Grilled Live Lobster
41.95
Shrimp Brochette & Live Lobster
38.95
Shrimp Diablo & Live Lobster
GRILLED SEAFOOD
Served with rice, frijoles a la charra & fresh flour tortillas.
md. 25.95
lg. 29.95
Camarones Diablo
broiled butterflied shrimp served sizzling with Mexican butter, guacamole & pico de gallo
28.95
substitute beef fajitas add 6.75
Camarones Tijuana
broiled butterflied shrimp with chicken fajitas, guacamole & pico de gallo
29.95
Pappasito’s Famous Shrimp Brochette
a skewer of mesquite-grilled shrimp, stuffed with cheese & fresh jalapeños, wrapped in bacon with pico de gallo
31.95
substitute beef fajitas add 6.75
Plato Del Mar
brochette-style shrimp with chicken fajitas with guacamole & pico de gallo
37.95
Texas Redfish on the Half Shell & Shrimp Brochette
with avocado & pico de gallo in a light butter sauce, black beans & rice
ENCHILADA COMBOS
Served with refried beans & rice. So sorry...no subs.
25.95
Carne Asada & Cheese Enchilada
22.95
Coronado
three brochette-style shrimp, a cheese enchilada & a crispy beef taco
16.95
El Sombrero
beef fajita soft taco & cheese enchilada, with guacamole & pico de gallo
39.95
Filet Mignon & Green Chile Chicken Enchilada
33.95
Grilled Lamb Chops & Chicken Mole Enchilada
2 25.95
3 29.95
Grilled Quail & Cheese Enchilada
20.95
Guadalajara
two cheese enchiladas, a crispy beef taco & a pork tamale
21.95
Laredo
Ixtapa beef enchilada, a chicken tinga enchilada, a crispy chicken tinga taco & a pork tamale
25.95
Shrimp Diablo & Beef Enchilada
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All reviews fajitas table side guacamole chips and salsa redfish taco chicken awesome job our waiter great ambience tex mex great mexican food other customers favorite places worth the wait great meal little pricey cantina
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Reviewed yesterday

The ground beef enchiladas have the best and most distinctive flavor I have ever had. The Queso with ground beef added was also amazing.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Leslie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a really good Tex-Mex meal - so many wonderful flavors, grilled shrimp was my favorite, taco was VERY good and their chips with salsa was really, really good. Even the cheese enchilada was very good with lots of cheese. Their Ocho Bandidos drink (look...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LMCMCD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the margaritas and chips/salsa. I will definitely be back the next time I’m in Houston.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank skione
Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

We came here for a business dinner after our meeting. The service was fast and friendly. All our orders were correct and excellent. And the atmosphere was very nice. The menu had a wide range to choose from and our portions were very large. The...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Dgadacz1
Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Although I really like the food at Pappacitos, I have to say that spending $150 for 3 people was too much considering that this restaurant has so many tables crammed into it that you are super cramped. Don't eat here unless you love really noisy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank BrantleyRand
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

They have brought in the Best Chef around. They have the BEST MEXICAN cuisine second to none. The service is outstanding as well. We had Jonathan as our waiter today (09MAY2019) didn't miss a thing, was over the top. Do wait to long to visit.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank LTCliff
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

I realize prices go up gradually everywhere but this place is absolutely ridiculous!! And it’s not like they offer so much more than the other Tex mex restaurants. The food and service here are good but $27 for two tacos, rice and beans???? Heck no....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank shannong398
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

This place is amazing. Always great service. Always great food. It is a little pricey,but I never mind paying for a great meal. Chicken fajitas are amazing. Drinks are delicious. Expect a little bit of a wait, but it’s worth it. You can’t go wrong...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Coachf72
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Great place and such an awesome location. Design is similar to their locations but seems more open. Bar is long with many seats. Hostess staff was extremely friendly and made us feel good coming here. A bit of a wait for Sunday early evening but...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JeffLowney
Reviewed March 3, 2019

You cannot beat the fajita's at Pappasito's!! We ordered the mix, beef and chicken....yummy!! They have great frozen margarita's, also. The food was great, as usual, and the service was, as well.

Date of visit: February 2019
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