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Pappasito's Cantina NW Fwy

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Mexican, Southwestern
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13070 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77040-6306
+1 713-462-0246
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good TexMex and margaritas, but really enjoy the ancho chile-glazed quail - which I haven't seen anywhere else. The tamales are really good, too.

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Houston, Texas
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoy celebrating our birthdays at Pappasito's. It is festive, the food. Is very good and the waitstaff are great!

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Thank njs0712
Katy, Texas
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We have been to many Pappasito's & I believe this one is consistently the best! Employees are friendly & respond quickly to requests. The food is always wonderful!

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Thank B3915NMdonnas
Houston, Texas
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205 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Always good service with great food. Friendly staff and only suggestion is go early for lunch as it fills up fast. Could be very noisy so not good for business meeting.

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Thank AIWIW
Lake Charles, Louisiana
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Food is awesome and the service was top-notch. Great experience today. Corn tortillas were fresh and hot!

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Thank rwwhitaker
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great environment. Great food. I will recommend the hand made tortillas and the Diablo shrimps. Also you can't go wrong with a cold beer.

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Thank Miguel A
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We went to Pappasito's Cantina because we love the ceviche. When we got to the table it was not cleaned so we asked to be seated at another table sadly that one still was a little bit dirty. Server was not too happy about having to clean the table. Chips and salsa were not brought to us so we asked... More 

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Thank Nancy M
Texas
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Very loud - not a cozy place to dine but sitting outside is nice. The bar area is congested and to be avoided if you do not want to be pushed or shoved by patrons.

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Thank SkySeaSandSunset
Houston, Texas
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Took my office staff there to enjoy a Friday lunch. Usually my experiences have been 5 star all the way. However, after noticing their prices have gotten outrageous ($18 for quesadillas?!) I noticed the general attitude of the staff was not what it used to be either. Server couldn't have cared less that we were in her section and relying... More 

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Thank Derrick V
League City, Texas
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204 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

This was my first visit to this location. Great parking, right off 290, great ambiance, service was perfect, great margaritas, fresh and delicious food. What's not to like? Had a great time there.

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Thank Brenda M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13070 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77040-6306
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-462-0246

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