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Papa's Italian Restaurant

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129 1/2 N Cortez St., Prescott, AZ 86301
+1 928-776-4880
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16:00 - 20:00
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Tue - Thu 16:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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Prescott Valley, Arizona
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72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You must try the Chicken Margherita when it's on the menu. It was delicious! This was our 1st time at Papa's and it won't be the last. Mama's Minestrone was the best. Nice chunky vegetables, a savory broth and cute little bow tie pasta. You just don't see that attention to detail anymore. The interior is cozy. The staff makes... More 

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Thank ClareGoWest
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your impressions of our family restaurant. We love welcoming new guests into our dining room and it's great to hear that you enjoyed our little touches. Looking forward to seeing you again for dinner! Warm regards, Andrea at Papa's More 

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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent italian food, top notch service, thanks to our sever Matt with his recommendations and menu knowledge.. Will definitely return!

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Thank Keith J
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

We work hard to make our guests happy & appreciate your wonderful feedback. Thanks for making note of Matt's top notch service too! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Andrea at Papa's More 

Col Spring, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere....something out of a Chicago mafia-style high-end restaurant. People are very friendly and the food is THE BEST!!!

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Thank glenb850
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We strive to extend the "old world hospitality" we grew up with to all of our guests. It's so great to hear that you enjoyed our vibe! Stop in again the next time you are in the neighborhood for dinner. Warm regards, Andrea at Papa's More 

Prescott, Arizona
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

always an amazing experience !! great food whether going light or full meal !! Love it all !! Such a cute atmosphere

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Thank foodfanatic2017
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks foodfanatic2017! We are thrilled that you enjoy all that our family restaurant has to offer. It will be our pleasure to welcome you back! Ciao til next time, Andrea at Papa's More 

Prescott, Arizona
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love to come here for happy hour snacks and drinks. The steamed clams is wonderful and the antipasto salad really satisfies - don't forget to get a meatball on the side..

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Thank pattippdx
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous review! We love seeing familiar faces enjoying our award winning happy hour. Looking forward to your next visit with us. Cheers! Andrea at Papa's More 

Prescott, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very good experience at Papa's! Excellent Italian food, moderate prices, and superior service.

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Thank Ottzie
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much Ottzie! We aim to exceed expectations at every opportunity & your feedback is so motivating to us! We hope to welcome you back soon. Andrea at Papa's More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never had a bad meal at Papa's. I'm an angel hair fan, and no disappointment here either. They take reservations unlike a few other Italian restaurant, and service is top notch.

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Thank JohnCFlorence
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

The pleasure is ours to have guests like yourself joining us on a regular basis. Thanks for the wonderful review! Looking forward to setting a table for you next time you are craving Italian fare in Prescott! Kind regards, Andrea at Papa's More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is a very special restaurant in Prescott. The food, service and friendliness, outstanding. Definitely will return to this small and very comfortable restaurant.

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Thank ghelene2017
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We thoroughly enjoy taking care of our guests and your feedback is truly appreciated. Looking forward to your return! Andrea at Papa's More 

Arizona
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful atmosphere and very good service. Chicken Parmesan was average but I would definitely return and try another menu item. Nice Happy Hour menu.

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Thank RETSecretary
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Papa's. It will be our pleasure to cook for you again. We hope to see you soon! Kind regards, Andrea at Papa's More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't want to Miss this this restaurant. The best food ever, cozy, romantic, awesome staff, I had the lasagna!!!!

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Thank Steven C
Papas-Uptown, Owner at Papa's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Awesome Steven! So glad you enjoyed. Thanks for your great review & recommendation to our family restaurant. Stop in the next time you're in the neighborhood for dinner! Cheers, Andrea at Papa's More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
16:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 20:00
Thursday
16:00 - 20:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 1/2 N Cortez St., Prescott, AZ 86301
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Prescott
  • Phone Number: +1 928-776-4880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?