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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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“minestrone soup” (81 reviews)
“bread” (71 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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129 1/2 N Cortez St, Prescott, AZ 86301-3015
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

Heard, and read this was the place to go for an authentic Italian dinner in Prescott. Maybe I put my hopes up too high. I found it to be just so-so. The bread wasn't really crusty as you find in NY type Italian restaurants. The...More

Thank jo ann m
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2016

Hello there, I am so disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your meal at Papa's. We take your comments to heart and yes it stings to be compared to fast food. Ouch! We are a Mom & Pop establishment that works so hard...More

Reviewed October 19, 2016

After spending the day in Jerome, we had the evening to explore the surrounding area and decided to head for Prescott for dinner. It was close to 7:00pm when we arrived, and the welcome could not have been warmer! The service from Frank was second...More

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Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Hello there, We are delighted that you found us while exploring the Prescott area. Thank you so much for your gracious comments & thoughtful review. We aim to exceed expectations at every opportunity and it's great to hear that Frank and our wonderful staff shined...More

Reviewed October 17, 2016

Old School "red sauce" Italian restaurant. Very friendly, but under trained staff, not a deal breaker though. Lots of Okay food on the plate with little attention to preparation. Suggestions, improve your wine list and raise prices so that better quality ingredients are served.More

Thank Boulder1965
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2016

Thank you for sharing your impressions of our family restaurant. We do use quality ingredients throughout our menu and our wine list features a number of lovely Italian varietals that more often than not gets rave reviews. I applaud our hard working staff for receiving...More

Reviewed October 16, 2016

Go here frequently, usually with a neighborhood group. Food is always good, and service is very attentive and prompt. There are some specials mid week that require a coupon from a local mailer, but suspect they could find one for you if you were visiting...More

Thank Bill S
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Thank you Bill! It's always a pleasure to set a table for you and your friends! We appreciate your long term loyalty & thank you for choosing Papa's as a frequent pick for dinner in Prescott. Looking forward to cooking for you again soon! Kind...More

Reviewed October 14, 2016

The food was so outstanding, and the service was absolutely wonderful. Would highly recommend!!!! Mama greeted us with a complimentary dish to go with our fresh bread(:

Thank Jayden B
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Hello Jayden, Thank you for sharing your high recommendation & review of our family restaurant! Mama & our awesome staff look forward to welcoming you back the next time you are in the area for dinner! Cheers, Andrea at Papa's

Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Has great service . Also the best food every. It a great places to go for romantic dinner or just to have great food. It also right downtown.

Thank Haley I
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Thank you Haley! It's awesome to hear that we continue to shine for you every time you join us for dinner. We appreciate your recommendation and look forward to seeing you again soon! Ciao til next time, Andrea at Papa's

Reviewed October 5, 2016

Great atmosphere and "Mama" there to oversee everything! Good old fashioned Italian restaurant. Great food and ambiance.

Thank eegle2016
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2016

Thanks for your great feedback! We would be delighted to cook for you again if you are back in the neighborhood for dinner. Kind regards, Andrea at Papa's

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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is the real deal Better than some big city big name Italian restaurants. Great service and menu I had the spaghetti with meat sauce Husband had chicken dish. We both would have licked our plates if we could have ever gotten to the...More

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Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2016

It's always great to hear from our Trip Advisor members! Thank you for sharing your impressions of our family restaurant. It will be our pleasure to cook for you and your husband the next time you are back in Prescott for dinner! Mille Grazie, Andrea...More

Reviewed September 30, 2016

I was caught starving a few hours before a big dinner and walked around the courthouse square trying to find someplace to eat. The hotel had recommended this as one of the options - and the happy hour sign encouraged me to come in as...More

Thank Gail C
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2016

Hi Gail, Thanks for stopping in for a light bite and enjoying our happy hour offerings. We appreciate your lovely feedback and hope your travels bring you back to dine with us again soon! Kind regards, Andrea at Papa's

Reviewed September 25, 2016

Once again, our Corvette group opted to celebrate a great Corvette show on Courthouse Square with a magnificent dinner on Saturday evening at Papa's. As usual, Papa's did NOT disappoint!! Upon learning that we were dining at Papa's, one last couple begged me to add...More

Thank Kim K
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2016

Thank you Kim! How kind of you to take the time to share such a fabulous review of our family restaurant. We aim to exceed expectations at every opportunity and the pleasure was ours to take care of you and your group. It's sounds like...More

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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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JuneJMc
February 8, 2016|
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Response from Kay W | Reviewed this property |
Minestrone soup & salad without cheese.
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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
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
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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