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Papa Pia's - CLOSED

83 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-5113
+1 901-521-4331
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
31 Mar 2013
“Great Food Value for the Price”
29 Mar 2013
“fair food and worse atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
83 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-5113
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Reviewed 31 March 2013

We ate at this restaurant with friends who live in Memphis who had selected it. Excellent Focaccia bread was served to be dipped in olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Service was attentive. We ordered calamari as an appetizer. It was excellent and the marinara sauce...More

3  Thank Paula M
Reviewed 30 March 2013

The only reason i am posting is to prevent others from experiencing. Stale bread, slimey oil cruet, spotted glasses, and all this before our meal came. Nothing special about the food. I should have known when we walked in and were given laminated menus!

3  Thank mbaTravels A
Reviewed 5 March 2013

The place is small and the food was average. We had a party of 6 for an early dinner. The waitress was slow and again average at best. I was offended when I looked at the bill and she had added 20% to the bill...More

3  Thank paul B
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We chose to eat here because my daughter had a gift certificate she had not used. The service & food was good. Being on a week night there was not very many customers there. After giving the gift certificate to the server, we were told...More

2  Thank RileygirlMississippi
Reviewed 2 December 2012

We had a pasta dinner here the night before the St. Jude Marathon. We were staying at the Peabody and it was an easy walk to dinner. Make sure you have a reservation before the race. It's a small restaurant and it booked up. They...More

1  Thank JChaff12
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Looking for a good place to eat without standing in line and paying way to much in downtown Memphis is difficult! This place was easy to get to, great service, food and prices. I will be back. NL

Thank Lamar37
Reviewed 27 September 2012

My husband and I visited here the night before our anniversary. We loved it so much, we came back the next night for our anniversary! Great food, great atmosphere, great people.

Thank Blahblahlovefood
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Food here was excellent and prices were exceptional. If you go on Wednesday, all pizzas and wines are half price. Service was friendly. Atmosphere was busy but fun and many large groups were gathered for fun dining with very good food and fair prices.

Thank 594traveler
Reviewed 20 September 2012

This was our favorite place in Memphis. It is small, so make reservations, particularly on half price wine nights. We weren't able to get a table but we ate at the bar and enjoyed conversing with another tourist who had the lasagna which looked amazing....More

Thank aries2748
Reviewed 14 September 2012

Stumbled across this place and very happy we chose it! Italian restaurants are tough to find in the south and this was a treat-good food, nice atmosphere, professional service and reasonable prices. We'd definitely return.

Thank Michele S
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103-5113
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 901-521-4331
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