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Don Papa Grande

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Mexican, Southwestern
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12806 Jefferson Davis Highway, Chester, VA 23831
+1 804-796-7982
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Chester, Virginia
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186 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our local go-to spots, popular. Very friendly, fun atmosphere, tradional menu served fast and reasonably priced. They serve a gigantic margarita!

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Thank HCrowder
Newport, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've ate here a few times now and it is quickly turning into one of those places that I make sure to stop in for a bite any time I'm in Chester. The chips and salsa they serve pre-meal are great and the meal portions are just right. Its quite a colorful and entertaining atmosphere in and by itself. I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great food and service was outstanding highly reccomend. Food is fast and cheap. Had the fiesta salad and was very good

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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418 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I ate at Don Papa Grande while on my way back from a business trip in the Chantilly area. This was a first time visit for me so I am always taking in the atmosphere, cleanliness, friendliness of the staff and the quality of their food. Don Papa Grande hit high marks for all of these. The server Dinora was... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

The waiter was not friendly at all. The taco salad shell was burnt, too little lettuce, and the beans quickly turned it into a nasty grey soup. Not once did the waiter check on me to see if I needed anything or if my food was ok. Iced tea was watered down and over priced also, don't bother, get water.

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Thank texascindy2015
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Sub par food , ugly decor and a waiter that we could barely hear. Also don't think you should be storing the table used for making guacamole at the front entry way. Sanitation hazard.

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Thank SpeedyVelo
Hopewell, Virginia
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Friendly staff, good , quick food at a reasonable price. Everything we have tried here from burritos to fajitas has been hot and good.

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Thank Virginianonthego
Richmond, Virginia
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Food and service are always good, quick, and cheap. The bar is pretty stocked, and the drinks are typically great. Go, you won't regret it.

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Thank Logan287X
Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is our go-to restaurant for family meals. The food is great and the bill is reasonable. We all love it here!

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Thank megrogc
Richmond, Virginia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

My son kept asking me to go because he frequents the restaurant with his girlfriend. I was not disappointed. A LOT of choices, I picked the fajita burrito on the lunch specials (#25). First, they brought chips and two dips, one salsa and one with a creamy texture, not spicy. Our service was excellent and everyone was kind. The food... More 

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Thank Tammy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
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 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12806 Jefferson Davis Highway, Chester, VA 23831
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 804-796-7982

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