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Papa Leno's Restaurant

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108 Center St, Berea, KY 40403-1761
(859) 986-4497
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11:00 am - 11:00 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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Flatgap
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to Papa Leno's several times and have never been disappointed. It's hard to be careful with my carbs here, but this is a local place that is like no other. Delicious food from pizza to hoagies and traditional Italian dishes.

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1 Thank Harold U
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped by for lunch as we are in town dropping off our son at Berea College. The food is always very good. Neat atmosphere, in a great small town!

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1 Thank Thomas H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the chicken bacon ranch pizza, the veggie pizza, chicken salad, and veggie sandwich. All were great!!!!!!!!!

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1 Thank Mete S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for pizza Togo and a as pleasantly surprised. I ordered a salad and was surprised with the fresh high quality produce. Chicken Philly was great and pizza bread was delicious! Big portions, high quality ingredients and reasonable prices.

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Thank Erin P
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were passing through the area on a long trip and decided we would like some Italian food. We got off the interstate in Berea and this place came up as one of the top rated on Trip Advisor. It was no joke!! There is a reason the bread can be ordered to take home in large... More 

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1 Thank Lovemyboys09
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There isn't much to tell about this restaurant. They have very good food, pizza especially and they are consistent about the taste and service. The only bad thing about this place is when school is in session it can be hard to find a seat on a busy weekend. That is a rare occasion though and not something you have... More 

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1 Thank Matt D
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you live in the state of Kentucky and have not stopped by this restaurant in the adorable downtown of Berea, KY, stop what you're doing and go right now. It will become a tradition and you won't regret the trip. Mouthwatering Italian food with all of the flavor you could ever want. Have I mentioned the breadsticks that are... More 

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Thank Devin L
Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Papa Leno's seemed to us like a good choice in Berea's restaurants. The food was OK for the price we payed.

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Thank Quentin_dude
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Papaleno's is a favorite among the locals. If you are looking for the best pizza or sub in town this restaurant is for you. Philly cheesesteak is my personal fave, but my husband likes the meatball sub. Seasoned and lightly battered fries are also great. Limited pasta dinners are available in this seat yourself and order at the counter restaurant.... More 

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1 Thank Joyce T
Berea, Kentucky
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hometown staple. Good pasta and sandwiches, better pizza. In the center of town so very accessible from anywhere.

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1 Thank gwicker314

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, 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 40403-1761
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: (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?