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Cardos Pizza & Italian Restaurant

$$ - $$$
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203 E State Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541-4928
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went for wings which were wonderful and the artichoke/spinach dip was fantastic. We ate outside which was a pleasure and service was good

Thank Carmen O
Payson, Arizona, United States
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the lasagna. It was cold and tasted like sour milk. When I finally got the attention of the waiter he took it back and brought me a menu to pick something else. By the time he came back for my order my husband was done with his meal. The other dish I ordered was $2.00 less the my... More 

Thank Debbie M
Cave Creek, Arizona
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220 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Ate at this restaurant for dinner. Ordered a pizza & a couple of beers. The food was good and the total for two people was $25. Not bad and we missed happy hour too.

Thank Scott L
Mesa, Arizona
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This place is a fairly decent Italian place. Their pizza is good and they have a fairly good menu. The service was good, and they even have a band on Friday.

Thank Mickontheway
Phoenix, Arizona
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome! Everyone was very friendly, staff and the other patrons alike. They also had live music as a bonus! We will go back here anytime we go through Payson, what a treat! The food was also very good, but honestly it was just such a pleasant experience there!

Thank Mjoy3636
Phoenix, AZ
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198 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We loved the food and live music. Our pizza was excellent snd the entrees were delicious. We will be back. The service was GREAT!

Thank Walter M
Payson, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Best Friday fish fry in town. Friendly servers, can get busy. Will definitely will go back this one.

Thank realtrs
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

we ordered two tuna melts came as sandwiches not melt not tasty, unfortunately this is local family restaurant and I would leave it at that

Thank Hotmaily
Gilbert, Arizona
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Service was excellent. Our 3 cheese pizza with spinach and chicken was to die for. We are adding this place to our personal favorites list.

Thank ChrisInGilbert
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016

I felt so bad for the fire fighters next to us and wanted to offer them my food, they ordered before we got there and still had not received their food when we did. The pizza I ordered was extremely disappointing, the crust was not fresh and tasted nasty. I can't believe the best hospitality in Payson disappears and the... More 

Thank Deborah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 E State Highway 260, Payson, AZ 85541-4928
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Payson
  • Phone Number: 928-468-1626

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