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Pappasito's Cantina Rstrnts

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Mexican, Southwestern
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321 Road To Six Flags St W, Arlington, TX 76011-4737
+1 817-795-3535
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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225 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

There are several Pappasitos across Texas. We always try to catch one when we are there. The one in a Richardson is excellent. Melissa, our server took great care of us. Guacamole table side is outstanding. Super fresh and you can get just how you like it. I love their chips and salsa. Super light corn tortilla chips and warm... More 

Thank Dianne D
Arlington, Texas
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We are never disappointed when we eat here. A bit noisy but festive. They can accommodate large groups or just a couple. Bottom line: great food!

Thank katbert5
Arlington, Texas
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was slow and the food was average. The noise level is almost unbearable. Tables are so close you bump into each other when moving the chair to enter or exit the table.

Thank FGC65
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We came for lunch and had the Laredo combo platter and the lunch plato del mar. Both were great, epsecially the bacon wrapped shrimp and the tamale. We will for sure come back again if in the area.

Thank krandle
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank u best majestic transportation. For taking us.....and picking us up on time...this was a pefect choice...the food and drinks are the best ever

Thank Cory S
Houston, Texas
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great and the drinks were awesome, but our waiter must have had too many tables, because the service was not good. We had to ask to order, ask for drinks and ask twice for the check. Table of 8 shouldn't have been too hard.

Thank SNJ1
Arlington, Texas
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always, at least for us, this place never fails...the Giant shrimp, not the jumbo shrimp, cannot be matched anywhere! If you are looking for outstanding Tex Mex, this is it, hands down! Great enchiladas, ask for the habernero salsa (it's optional), and great drinks, too!

Thank cabowaboman2014
Statesville, North Carolina
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Dallas recently and ate at Pappasito's. Very good Tex Mex flavors in the shrimp tacos. Perfectly grilled. The sangria was delicious. Server was friendly and attentive . Prices seemed a little steep but this is Texas after all.

Thank jhudgins57
Orange, Texas
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The food and restaurant was like any other Pappasito's I have been to, but that is why we go! Love the chips and queso! The service wasn't great, but they were very busy! We will definitely return!

Thank Cynthia T
Southlake, Texas
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239 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I always get the chicken fajitas and ask for no skin. Sides are just ok. Great service! Fajitas are pricey. Lunch prices are cheaper.

Thank Shelly W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 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: 321 Road To Six Flags St W, Arlington, TX 76011-4737
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-795-3535

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