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Papa Joe's

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$$ - $$$
American, Lebanese, Canadian
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345 University Ave, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4M8, Canada
+1 902-566-5070
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Charlottetown, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

Went for lunch. I had the Thai haddock - delicious! Staff were friendly. Service was a bit slow but was expected as it was over the lunch hour so all tables were full. Their newly renovated interior has really made it look nice inside!

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Thank PEItraveller2014
Charlottetown, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Perfect home cooked style meals by a top notch Chef, and friendly service. The new renovations to the interior are very appealing.

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Thank barryh24
Halifax, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

I arrived at the restaurant and just wanted to be able to sit in the bar area (but not at the bar) to have a bite to eat, a cold beer and watch the Blue Jays baseball game. The owner (I believe) was amazing and got me settled and made sure the tv was turned my way to I could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Always great food ; award winning chef ; family owned business ; large menu to choose from ; licensed ;centrally located in Charlottetown pei

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

My elderly parents go to place in Charlottetown. Senior friendly as you can drop people right at the front door with only a small step to overcome. The portion sizes are generous, the food has never disappointed, and the prices are reasonable. There are also a good selection of gluten free options. Suggest reservations if you are dining between 4:30... More 

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Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

My parents always want to come here for special occasions - food is always good but would not be one of my top picks for eating in Charlottetown.

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Thank Tlta
Halifax, Canada
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84 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Good food. Obviously popular place due to lines ups, but quick seating and very very friendly. Menu is typical of a family-styled restaurant, starters, soups, salads, burgers, few main entres, good desert menu.

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Thank GVWStonegate
St.George,Utah
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Drove around town trying to find seafood restaurant open but due to the closed season we settled on Papa Joe's.Whoa!A true delight in gastronomy .. Service was awesome and the food exceptional ..Well priced for the quality of cuisine .

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Thank MFFisher
Charlottetown
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Every Sunday Papa Joes has a turkey dinner.If you close your eyes you would think you were eating a yummy home cooked meal your mama just made. Their other meal are Canadian and Lebanese and also absolutely delicious. We go there often and enjoy excellent service and and friendliness of the Jabour family. The restaurant has been remodelled in excellent... More 

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Oakville, Ontario, Canada
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198 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

We got into Charlottetown a bit late and were looking for a decent, non fast food restaurant. The hotel staff recommended Papa Joe's and we're pleased we took their recommendation. The interior reminded us of a 60's diner and the food portions were reflective of the time period, generous and well prepared. The staff was great and had no issue... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Lebanese, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 University Ave, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-566-5070

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?