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Papa's Italian Restaurant

129 1/2 N Cortez St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3015
+1 928-776-4880
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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$$ - $$$
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129 1/2 N Cortez St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3015
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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

When we think Italian in Prescott we think Pappas. We usually try to make Happy Hour because they have the best deals on drinks & appetizers anywhere around. When you walk in Mamma usually brings a bowl of her freshly made soup. Then it's ice...More

Thank K_P_Love-to-eat
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

We are thrilled that you enjoy our award winning Happy Hour! We aim to please and I'm so glad that your friend found something on the menu too. Thanks for your sharing your review and wonderful comments about Dove. See you next time you are...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017

Papa's is our GO TO place whenever we have out of town company or just want to enjoy a special romantic evening! When the kids come to visit from Southern California, it's the one place they always want to go for dinner EVERY time they're...More

Thank Pat Z
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

Hello Pat, We are dedicated to extending the "old world hospitality" that we grew up with to all of our guests. It makes our day to hear that you & your family choose Papa's as your top pick for dinner in Prescott! Thank you for...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017

My wife and I moved to Prescott from a big city and immediately found Papa's. Papa's became our go to restaurant. The staff is personable and professional while still managing to make us feel like part of the family. If it's your first time eating...More

Thank Arnie S
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

We are flatted that we are your "go-to" restaurant in Prescott and appreciate your awesome feedback Arnie! Thanks for your wonderful comments about Jamie's service too! I look forward to sharing this review with my family & amazing staff. Kind regards, Andrea at Papa's

Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

My family and I have been regulars there since moving to Prescott 8 years ago. My husband and I had our rehearsal dinner there before our wedding, and two years later we had our sons first birthday there as well! It's wonderful for just a...More

Thank Candace D
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2017

Mille Grazie Candace! We have thoroughly enjoyed welcoming you into our dining room over the years! It has been our pleasure to have hosted such special occasions with you and your family. Jamie always looks forward to your visits and we thank you for taking...More

Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here last Friday night. The food was excellent and our server, Dove was very attentive! My boyfriend had Shrimp Scampi and I had Mama's artichokes. We eat here at least 3 times a month because they treat their customers like family. I...More

Thank Wagl1979
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Hello there, Thank you for your generous review! It gives us great pleasure to take care of our guests and we appreciate all of your wonderful comments as well as making note of Dove's attentive service. See you next time you want a night away...More

Reviewed May 9, 2017

I went to Papa's earlier tonight on the recommendation of a friend. The whole experience was excellent. Upon arrival, a very nice lady greeted me (possibly the owner) and offered me a table in the bar, which was fine since I was by myself. She...More

Thank sparx44
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Hello, We are delighted that you came in on your friend's recommendation. You are right...the very nice lady that greeted you was Mama (my mom) who just loves taking care of our guests. Thank you for sharing your wonderful post as well as highlighting Matt's...More

Reviewed May 9, 2017

This is a regular stop for my family when in Prescott. Great atmosphere, wonderful food at reasonable prices. The staff and owners are great people that make you feel so welcome. Great place to have a nice dinner and enjoy a glass of wine.

Thank T J
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2017

Thank you very much! How nice it is to hear that you enjoy stopping in for dinner when visiting Prescott. We appreciate your lovely feedback and look forward to your return. Cheers, Andrea at Papa's

Reviewed May 8, 2017

On a recent week-end to Prescott we stopped here for dinner since it had a pretty high TA rating. Nice layout with several rooms. We ordered the calamari appetizer and a meat lasagna to share, along with their house Malbec wine, which by the way...More

Thank dkrstec
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2017

Hello there, I want to thank you for taking the time to share your constructive review. We have addressed your dining experience with your server. Your genuine feedback has helped us coach and direct our staff in some areas that are needed. Thank you as...More

Reviewed May 5, 2017

Unfortunately the entrees are nothing better than what you could get from a lean cuisine. The restaurant has a fun, family atmosphere and the service is good, but dont expect to walk away with a desire to return for a good meal. Very disappointing.More

Thank mammasoccer
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to share your impressions of our family run restaurant. We always try to improve when our faults are pointed out but reading your snarky comments about our food does not help us in any way. For the most part we...More

Reviewed May 3, 2017

The food and service here is the best in town hands down! if you haven't tried this place you are missing out! The food is the best and most important is their homemade cheesecake!!

Thank John B
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Thanks for the fantastic feedback John! It's great to hear that you continue to enjoy our family run restaurant as well as Papa's cheesecake :) We all look forward to welcoming you back soon! Warm regards, Andrea at Papa's

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Michele B
December 6, 2017|
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Response from Papas-Uptown | Property representative |
Hi Michele, We do offer gift certificates! Thanks for thinking of us for gift giving! Andrea at Papa's
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MSBYOO
July 11, 2016|
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Response from Papas-Uptown | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry! Happy hour is 4:00 - 5:30 Tues - Sat. Sunset menu is on Weds & Thurs til 5:30 with a coupon from Val Pak. We hope to see you soon!
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Cindy W
June 21, 2016|
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Response from Papas-Uptown | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your inquiry. We offer antipasto salad, wings a caprese plate, calamari & clams on the $5.00 appetizer menu. $4.00 wine & Wells, $3.00 Premium beers, $2.00 Domestics...$1.00 Meatballs! A power packed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 1/2 N Cortez St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: +1 928-776-4880
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