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Pappasito's Cantina Rstrnts

Certificate of Excellence
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
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321 Road To Six Flags St W, Arlington, TX 76011-4737
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Alsip, Illinois
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Found this restaurant online before we traveled to Texas and the reviews were decent. We went there the 1st night we arrived. It was okay. Service was not that great, they forgot about us and took forever to get our drinks. Quality of the food was just average and we ordered fajitas and there was barely no veggies on the... More 

Thank alsip2003
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Got in late, and got here just before closing. Even though it was late and they were starting to clean up, we were seated and our waiter Edington? I believe, was friendly and attentive. The food was really good and a bonus that it was next door to our hotel.

Thank Logan P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great! Staff was quick and friendly. Enjoyable atmosphere for family. The chicken fajitas were good! We also enjoyed the fresh made guacamole. Prices are average to high.

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Richmond, Virginia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had carryout twice from here while staying at a local hotel. The staff was most helpful in filling our orders and also included many extra items. The food was wonderful and highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Victorianaire
Prague, Czech Republic
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86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love going to Pappasito's Cantina and have been to several locations. Whether you go for a traditional meal like Mexico City Chicken Soup, enchilada's or Fajita's or you prefer the premium seafood combinations this restaurant is a winner. We will be back for both.

Thank Bruce V
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83 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We invited family for dinner so were a large group of people. The waiting time was long but we found out that it was worth it. We enjoined the food, the service and the overall ambiance. Al in all it was a fun outing and I recommend this restaurant if you feel like Mexican food!

Thank Riyad A
Saskatoon, Canada
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up at Pappasito's during our vacation when we were craving Mexican food. My husband had the watermelon margarita and I had the prickly pear and watermelon margarita. Both were so good, mine tasted stronger and I loved the prickly pear syrup. I had the chipotle tilapia with rice and grilled veggies. My meal was so good, but could... More 

Thank Saskagirl
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going to Pappasito's for many years, starting with the original in Houston. It's never disappointing, although somewhat overpriced IMO. The food is excellent.

Thank grifgold
Arlington, Texas
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pappasitos is the very best Mexican food! Wonderful menu choices. Superb service. Go early or you will wait. I love a place where the manager will stop at your table to check that everything is to your expectation. Shrimp diablo a MUST!!

Thank stormyandkathy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was really busy on Sunday night so I thought it would be very good.. I was very disappointed I have to say.. The atmosphere was nice but that was about all. Fish tacos were extremely dry. Chips were greasy and the service was not good. They got our order wrong. I won't be going back. Thumbs down:(

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Road To Six Flags St W, Arlington, TX 76011-4737
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: 817-795-3535

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