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Papa Leno's Restaurant

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108 Center St, Berea, KY 40403
+1 859-986-4497
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Asheville, North Carolina
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122 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Papa Leno's does the classic Italian restaurant standards very nicely. My wife and I each tried the ravioli --I had the beef and she the florentine variety-- and we both enjoyed them very much. A good value, too. We just wish they offered red wine. How can a place that specializes in Italian food only serve beer and Moscato? Still,... More 

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Thank KaneCountyCritic
Winchester, Kentucky
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103 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We eat here every time we are in Berea! The garlic bread is to die for! I always get the meat sauce spaghetti because it is my favorite. I recommend a salad as well because they have really good dressings! This is listed numerous time on the list, but it is definitely the place to go!

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Thank TLP1022
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always good, friendly service, fun atmosphere. Pizza is excellent and wide range of sandwiches and Italian entrees.

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Thank Diane K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

Great Italian flavor. Exellent bread. Good service. The Chicken Philly sandwich is one of the best I have tried.

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Thank Amy B
Berea, Kentucky
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Living in Berea, I have lots of opportunity to eat at Papa Leno's and I have NEVER had a bad meal. The Mountaineer pizza is loaded with toppings, the lasagna has incredible flavor, the Italian sub is fantastic. No matter what you choose, you can't go wrong!

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Thank DenayP
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

After traveling all day, we were looking for a quick meal. The chicken dumpling soup was ok, the ravioli florentine was very tasty and the garden salad was excellent. But the garlic bread, soaked in butter, was the best of all! You order at the counter and pick out a table. We got the salad and soup immediately and didn't... More 

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Thank jmbjrb
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, the garlic bread was outstanding. The staff was less than friendly. No "welcome", no "enjoy your meal", no "thank you". Most could not get away from us quickly enough. However, eat here for the food and try to tolerate the people.

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Thank Marty I
Mount Vernon, Kentucky
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

They have a great Stromboli and the mountaineer is always good. Great for the family and they have beer now.

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Thank Bobby A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Known for excellent pizza and signature bread. They all have one of the best chicken philly sandwiches I have ever had.

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Ky
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

I selected this wonderful restaurant for my birthday dinner. The pizza was incredible and enough to take home for a second meal. My husband and I also treated ourselves to one of their fabulous bread sticks. Great food prepared fresh for you after you order. Very friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Close to shops that are fun to visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Center St, Berea, KY 40403
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: +1 859-986-4497

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