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4611 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803-5308
+1 562-434-4454
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic rolls” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
££ - £££
4611 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803-5308
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Papalucci has great bianca bread, wonderful house salad and their pasta fagioli soup is my fave. Simple, but tasty. Hubby gets the calzone and is always pleased with it. Pasta and pizza are good too.

Thank Bruin97
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Food was decent, service was good. I had the chicken parmesan. I would come here again if in the mood for italian.

Thank PTycz
Reviewed 8 February 2018

I came here on a busy Saturday with my girlfriends. Our server was super friendly and attentive, even though it was so busy. I ordered the Pepe Salad and it was amaaaaaaazing. soooooo yummy!!!! Will come here again.

Thank shamaneater
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nice little place. The waitress was very attentive and super nice. Will definitely come back just for the garlic rolls.

Thank Relianess
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went for a late lunch at 2:30 in the afternoon on a Monday and the Chef waited on us. The food is my kind of Italian. I love the Pepe Salad and I ordered the regular size and had to take half of it...More

1  Thank PeggyChism
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent pizza, pasta, lasagna, chicken and veal. Service is great. Good vriety, reasonable. Delicious meatballs and sausage.

Thank Nicholas A
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Looking for a casual mom & pop laid back Italian eatery? I revisited one of my favorites last Friday night. I went with a friend who had never been there before.I was a regular for many years & enjoyed sharing with out of towners and...More

1  Thank Joni I
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We chanced upon this restaurant while walking along 2nd St. We went inside and I personally found the interior so inviting. To some it might be basic with red checkered tables and dark interior but for me it felt like I was invited to someone's...More

Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We are locals, and have tasted at all the local restaurants in Belmont Shore. Papaluccis is by far the best Italian restaurant in the South Bay area. I love their Linguini and clams, best priced dinner on the Menu at $14. Love, love, love their...More

Thank 72duck
Reviewed 12 October 2016

It's really pretty good Italian food, but I've been there many years ago and remembered it being a better atmosphere. The food could qualify as finer dining, but the atmosphere says pizza with the checkerboard tablecloths. It wasn't too busy in a very busy area,...More

Thank Marisa S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4611 E 2nd St, Long Beach, CA 90803-5308
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-434-4454
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