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Papo's

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Via Varesina 259, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 500 1088
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 18:30 - 00:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 19:00 - 00:30
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 02:00
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Lleida, Spain
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great variety of typical Italian dishes and if you pay an extra of 3€, you are entitled to the buffet but you can eat only the buffet if you want. Staff is ok, don´t smile, they answer no more. We had the feeling of disturbing them maybe because we arrived one hour before to close. In morning open from 12.00... More 

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Thank chirik68
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Everytime we are satisfied with their different food. Food is tasty, service is fast. Ambient is good. Be sure to book before u go. When i want to eat out, Papo's is usually the first good choice coming in my mind !

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Thank 724lanac
Lugano, Switzerland
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379 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The service is very friendly and I can't fault the decor really. Food, true Mexican food is something different. Just don't go there if you want to eat amazing Mexican food, otherwise as said in other reviews is worth visiting for the ambiance.

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Thank Za036
Lausanne, Switzerland
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

The restaurant is very nice and has very good vibes. We went to celebrate a birthday during summer and it did not disappointed. The area outside it's not amazing but it is big and for a dinner with friends with some beers and food it is good enough. The Menu offer quite a good variety of Mexican food from starters... More 

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Thank AGervasoni
Caslano, Switzerland
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We went for a change to eat Mexican. We did not get disappointed. Burgers, Tacos, Fajitas all to the point. I asked for vegetables instead of French Fries, no problem and quite tasty. We did not try selection of Steaks. Next time!

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Thank SeH215
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78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

They have a good selection of meat and typical Mexican food which let them become one of the best in town.

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Thank Stefano R
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Drove some distance to try this place, unfortunately turned away at 2.25 dispite it saying 3pm on the door :( Im sure the food is great just a shamr we didnt get to try it! Change the times online and on the door please to avoid more dissapointed foodies 😟

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Thank Diane C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

I visit this restaurant often, and generally the service and food are both amazing. However, I would highly recommend avoiding it during the weekends. The service is awful (if even existent) and the the front desk staff we're very rude. We waited 1 hour for a table, after being told it would only take 20 minutes. When asking when we... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, great service. The food is served piping hot and fresh, very tasty and good portion sizes. Drinks are a little expensive though.. €9 for a JD and Coke. On the whole a very vibrant restaurant great for any occasion. 5/5

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Thank Joshua B
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

I went there to celebrate a party with my girls on 7th March and I was really disappointed about the service and the quality of my food. We had to wait really long time before the waiter came and took our order (the place wasn't busy at all) and we had to call him more than once before he gave... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Varesina 259, 22100, Como, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Lake Como  >  Como
  • Phone Number: +39 031 500 1088

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