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Papa's Bar and Grill

€€ - €€€Italian, American
208 Highland Ave, Malden, MA 02148-6639
+1 781-322-0105
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good45%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
17 Mar 2018
“Happy St Patrick's Day”
12 Sep 2016
“Sweet red sauce, great clam sauce”
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, American
€€ - €€€
208 Highland Ave, Malden, MA 02148-6639
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

It is a family tradition to go to Papa's for dinner on St. Patrick's Day. In the past it was quite crowded. This year not so much, and therefore it is incomprehensible to me that it took 50 minutes from the moment we entered the...More

Thank ukusa2155
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We all went to Papa's because I was in the mood for lamb and another member of our party wanted a burger. Oddly, once we got there, every single person in the party ordered pasta with sauce. The meatball and the meat in the sauce...More

Thank Sarah_the_F00die
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Papa's is a little neighborhood place; if you aren't a local, you'd likely just drive right on by. And you'd miss some of the best boneless fried chicken around. I'd like to review other things on the menu, but this is what I get every...More

Thank calsmom2001
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Great service, decent food. Meh. Not exciting. I got turkey tip sandwich - flavorful, but a bit dry. Hubby got veal parm sandwich - said it was "superfried" - crispy to the point where you could barely taste the veal. Service was very good though.

Thank FairButPicky
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Place was filled with cigarette smoke from customers smoking in the doorway.. Our server tagged on other purchases from other tables on our bill.. We will never come again.

Thank Don R
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Good neighborhood bar good food consistent. They have these appetizer rolls that are awesome also chicken vinegar peppers very goodif you like them

Thank Progolfa
Reviewed 30 June 2014

A friend and i went to Papa's for supper on a Sunday evening. Parking was easy and the server was informative and personable. A special was grilled swordfish. Though not in a seafood restaurant, we both decided to try it. Bread was yummy, salad was...More

Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 30 September 2013 via mobile

Best burger in the area takeout or dine in same quality food. Working 5 min away for years now with make a monthly trip about 25 min for a burger when I am in the mood for a large burger and fries st a great...More

Thank eloozhun
Reviewed 17 October 2011

We went to Papa's because we had a coupon through a Malden High School fundraiser. We did not expect much although many folks said that it was a good place. We were very pleasantly surprised! It is a casual restaurant with a lively bar area...More

1  Thank marilyn2354
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Highland Ave, Malden, MA 02148-6639
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Malden
  • Phone Number: +1 781-322-0105
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