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840 13th St Ste C, Paso Robles, CA 93446-7205
+1 805-239-3720
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09:00 - 21:00
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Cottonwood, California
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148 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had the carnitas tacos and burrito......we were traveling through the area and went back a second time-----excellent! I had the carnitas, all meat burrito, wet-----the service is great and you can walk around town after!! I highly recommend this place!!

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Thank kyotdawg
Yuma, Arizona
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great restaurant,every time I travel through Paso Robles I have to eat here. The food is just like homemade, wish we had a Mexican restaurant this good in Yuma and we live on the border.

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Thank Mark H
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We got an order of chips and two tacos (chicken and beef) each and it was the perfect amount of food, plus it was authentically tasty. The salsa bar is an added bonus: whole fried jalapeños, pico de gallo, and an assortment of salsas ranging from mild to melt-your-face-off spicy. Our entire order was only $14.

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Thank Kelsey G
California
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90 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

There are plenty of Mexican restaurants so don't waste your time with this joint. Don't let that hand drawn picture fool you.

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Thank Rubten
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Before moving away from Paso Robles 16 years ago we would eat here often and loved the food, the atmosphere and most of all Papi's personable touch. We came to town to visit family and this was on our "must do" list. Thank you Papi and it was great to see you again.

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Thank JeffBenner
Glendora
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Papi's is a small counter service restaurant with really great food. We went late (for Paso Robles) on a Sunday night. The place was packed with locals which is always a good sign. The food is prepared fresh and there is a good salsa bar to load up on extras.

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Thank Leonard P
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

This place is OG Paso Mex. I returned after 20 years and so happy its still there. They have the best torta's.

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Thank Laura W
California
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We have tried this place many times over the years, but every time we go it is worse and worse. The last time I saw one of the owners kids or grandkids running down the hall with cheese to an unknown area then he grabbed it and put it on the counter and cut it and served it to a... More 

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Thank Californiamamma
Winnetka, California
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50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

After a day of wine tasting we wanted California comfort food. Papi's fit the bill. It is not fancy, but the food was super.

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Thank Setagreen
San Marcos, California
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974 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Just a hole in the wall, but they have good food and a lot of the locals go here. The service as good and the food more authentic Mexican Cuisine. If you are looking for a quick bite downtown, it is a good place to stop.

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Thank csarchibald

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 13th St Ste C, Paso Robles, CA 93446-7205
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: +1 805-239-3720

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