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Pappasito's Cantina

Great Uptown
Mexican, Southwestern
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7050 FM 1960 Rd W, Houston, TX 77069-3602
(281) 893-5030
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service at the bar. Always seems the best and most experienced staff are there. Margaritas and Nachos are heavenly.

Thank redsoxdave1
Houston, Texas
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287 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly hostesses greeted us and escorted us to our table. Waiter was a bit aloof and ignored me while taking good care of my daughter. I was never asked what I wanted to drink, and had to ask later for a drink when he took our food order...and it took a long time for him to take our food order.... More 

Thank Roger T
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81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I have repeatedly taken guests to Papasitto's in San Antonio for a predictably great meal, and have twice now been disappointed at the Humble, TX location! The food is never quite the same, is lacking when I would think that the recipes would be used at all locations. The wait staff at the Humble location is inconsistent, and at our... More 

Thank RhondaHTrip
Houston, Texas
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Great food, great prices and great place to meet with family and friends! Authentic Mexican food and fresh!

Thank Graybeeker
Houston, Texas
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

As an initial disclaimer, I must admit that I have been spoiled by the abundance of excellent affordable Mexican food in Houston and that may color my review. Having passed this place a number of times, we decided to pop in for lunch. The first thing that struck me was that the apps were expensive ($8 for a small queso... More 

Thank hemingway155
Tel Aviv, Israel
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161 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

we went over there for lunch ordered pappasito's grill large amount of food. cooked very good. the pineapple - was an interesting and tasty extra. Beef and chicken was great rice was medium price- 20$ was reasonable you can find good deals for 10-14 also

Thank yaki a
Houston, Texas
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251 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

3/17/2016 My daughter, mom and I had dinner here as a treat. It was VERY Loud, the tables were way to close. So close one of the waiters bumped into my daughter with the serving table. We had to squeeze through tables to enter and exit. 1 Lemonade...$3.75 1 Medium Mixed Fajitas...$26.95 1 Seafood Enchiladas(2).......$21.95 1 Cheese Enchiladas(2)........$14.95 1 small... More 

Thank bacrowe
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The best queso to be found. Excellent chips. The large size of the Tacos almost equals 2 of others. Excellent presentation and Excellent Service.

Thank roymd2016
Snoqualmie Pass, Washington
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60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of a local. Great Tex mex food. Fajitas are clearly their specialty but neither of us were in the mood for them. I had the spinach enchiladas with grilled shrimp and chipotle cream sauce. They were amazing! Having finished a cruise a month ago I was concerned about having shrimp from somewhere other than the... More 

Thank Cindy R
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

We had dinner here on a Saturday night and waited 45 minutes for a table; well worth the wait. The food was really good and once seated, service was prompt. We had the fish tacos, mixed fajitas and seafood enchiladas. Way too much food; wish they'd offer half servings! Margaritas are good and we enjoyed the excellent chips/salsa. The level... More 

Thank C H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7050 FM 1960 Rd W, Houston, TX 77069-3602
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighborhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: (281) 893-5030

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