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Papa Leno's Restaurant

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108 Center St, Berea, KY 40403-1761
+1 859-986-4497
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was a 3 .I would say it's a local place, it's a very small local college town. Customers wait in line to order, then find a table then....WAIT for order. Food was fine, I wouldn't go again.

Thank Kimri12
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered lasagna, and meat pizza. Everything had good taste, but was average. Was prepared well but was lacking.

Thank RickU247
Berea, Kentucky
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best place in Berea to eat pizza. The view of berea while you ear is pretty awesome as well. Good place to take the grandkids. Very good service.

Thank treaj012
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped in here kind of late but it was amazing pizza!! We both decided to get chicken bacon ranch pizza. It was so yummy and cooked to my extra crispy liking!! Had a couple local beers which were fun to try as well. If your in the neighborhood definitely get some pizza from here!! Well worth... More 

Thank blk07
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90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our pizza and the options for toppings. It is located in the small town of Berea, very walkable to the Boone Tavern, and safe.

Berea, Kentucky
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I go there with friends or solo for take-out. The restaurant will deliver. With a phone call one can order ahead for table fare, pick-up or delivery. It offers a wide selection of pizza as well as pasta dishes and salads. There are about 4 muted with streaming words TV high each on separate walls for sports, news and weather.... More 

Thank 40403
Rock Island, Illinois
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89 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I was concerned that the food wouldn't be enough. But it definitely was. The garlic bread was great and buttery. Nice size slice. The only thing that was different that this establishment was self served. You found your own seat, menu and drinks. It worked but I can see it being hectic when much busier.

Thank Marcus H
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We ordered the mountaineer pizza. It was delicious. Everything that came out of the kitchen looked delicious. The garlic bread must be a favorite as everyone had ordered it. Very busy place. Orders are placed at counter. Everything else is self service . Limited beer and wine menu. Pepsi products.

Thank Blanglois
birmingham, mi
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I had a great burger with a delicious house made bun with a large slice of tomato and fresh sweet onion and lettuce. The fries were wonderful. And the burger was tasty without being greasy! I've also had the good pizza in the past. This will be my preferred stop for a burger in Berea!

Thank terristours
Asheville, North Carolina
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135 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Papa Leno's does the classic Italian restaurant standards very nicely. My wife and I each tried the ravioli --I had the beef and she the florentine variety-- and we both enjoyed them very much. A good value, too. We just wish they offered red wine. How can a place that specializes in Italian food only serve beer and Moscato? Still,... More 

Thank KaneCountyCritic

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Center St, Berea, KY 40403-1761
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Berea
  • Phone Number: +1 859-986-4497

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