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Little Pappasito's Cantina

€€ - €€€Mexican, Latin,
2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
+1 713-520-5066
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“fajitas” (45 reviews)
“guacamole” (22 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
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1 - 10 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a frequent visit. Be warned it is NOISY, but if you eat in the bar or in the "patio area it isn't too bad. Great food always and large portions. I always wind up with taking food home.

Thank Myra E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, service and pricing. Highly recommend it the next time you're at the Houston Hobby Airport and are hungry.

Thank Martin A
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went there twice this week. The Mexican food was quite good especially during the Hatch Green Chili festival. Service was very good, the place in very crowded and loud. We will go back on our next trip to Houston.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Papas franchise in Houston does it right, seafood or Mexican food they know how to lick your lips.. AWWW

Thank money658
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The chips are among the best in this part of town and the prices are reasonable as is the service. Fahitas are quite good and larger of the two sizes is plenty for two.

Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Pappasito's is one of the Houston fajita powerhouses, like El Tiempo or Ninfa's. Pappasito's is my favorite, though. I bring friends and family here when they visit. It's just a great experience. The decor is the classic garish cantina decor. The staff are quick and...More

Thank HankScorpi0
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We rely on Pappasitos for fajitas, redfish tacos and brunch items. The grill is good with chicken, beef and fish; charro beans are well cooked, laden with bacon. Chips are very thin and occasionally there's a tinge of cottonseed oil present. Salsa is fresh, peppery...More

Thank L C L
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Parking lot was full but they sat us immediately ( family of 6). Very happy to have a quick greeting by Jorge. He was great with the recommendations. He even surprised us with some Queso to join the chips since we had not had it...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere was great. Ordered medium size beef fajitas, not knowing its size. Waiter asked if it was for the two of us to share which I said yes. He then brought two orders of rice and beans for us instead of the one that comes...More

Thank Sandra1515
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We ordered our Fajita Beef Medium well. Initially the beef came out rare, they recooked it, and then it was medium rare. They recooked it again, and it was finally delivered back to us at the end of the meal, well done. Ten to fifteen...More

Thank Deana_K
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Mary S
13 June 2017|
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Response from JAN ERIK J | Reviewed this property |
Little Zito's do not have private rooms. If you are looking for Mexican restaurant go across the road to Pico's. They have a nice private room and excellent food and drink.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-5066
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