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Papa Gianni's Ristorante

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3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
(530) 672-2333
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Cameron Park, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is wonderful and they fix it from scratch. It is worth the drive and the pricing is reasonable.

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Thank Alan A
Sacramento California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't given many 5 ratings, so I tried to find some reason to lower the rating but I could not except for the fact it is located in a mall but it is decorated so nicely it didn't matter. The veal saltimbocca and seafood pasta dishes' were both excellent and came with a nice salad and awesome garlic bread.... More 

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Thank Brickster59
Elk Grove, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

I have to travel 45 mins. to go to this restaurant. It's worth it for the Veal Dishes. Also the desserts are awesome.

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Thank jr2436
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

If you are looking for great Italian food, this is your place. Great service, great food and a great overall experience. Visiting family in the area and this was a spot they have enjoyed before. Was not disappointed. Reasonable prices and good portions. Our server was very attentive and took care of us as a server should. Don't remember his... More 

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Thank KCHIEFAN
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Great food. The service is OK. They were slow to take our order and slower to bring the food. The prices were not terrible.

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Thank Matt B
Menlo Park, CA
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117 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

Great food, incredibly attentive service. I had one of their house specialties, the "Monalisa" -- Chicken breast, mushrooms and peas, served in a cream sauce over linguini. This was an unusual and excellent dish. The service was outstanding -- coming by at just the right times to see if I needed anything. At one point I was trying to read... More 

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Thank MenloMichael
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Great Italian menu with lots of options, something for everybody. Can get busy so best to com early or make a reservation.

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Thank Karen L
Cameron Park, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This restaurant is always busy because it serves delicious food. The waiters are always friendly and efficient. A great place to eat and have a relaxing meal.

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Thank Patricia C
Cameron Park, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Everything is great getting seated, appetizers, wine and beer, food, service to paying the bill. I fully recommend.

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Thank Chip69420
Placerville, California
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203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

But it is the only italian show around. Choice of one. But its still ok. I am from Ny so plenty italian experience!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cameron Park
  • Phone Number: (530) 672-2333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?