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Via Varesina 259, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 500 1088
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
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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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Lugano, Switzerland
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374 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 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.

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 

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!

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.

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 😟

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 

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

Thank Joshua B
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 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 

Thank xval
Como, Lombardia, Italy
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79 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I've been coming to this restaurant since it opened a few years ago. I missed the tex mex that I used to get back home and I was ecstatic when Papo's opened and I could get my nachos with jalapenos and potato skins. I recently returned to Papo's after an absence of 2 years. Nothing much has changed. Prices are... More 

Thank Nicole D
Lugano, Switzerland
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

If you are in Como and you eat to eat very good beef...go to Papo's! Very friendly staff, nice atmosphere and high quality of all the products.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$28 - US$35
Mexican, American, Bar
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, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 02:00
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?