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Papa Joe's

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$$ - $$$
American, Lebanese, Canadian
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345 University Ave, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4M8, Canada
+1 902-566-5070
11:00 - 21:00
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Calgary, Canada
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

family run with a great chef.Nothing fancy,but solid homemade food.staff is most accommodating and service is prompt

Thank lass6565
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we visited this restaurant for a place with a different flare. We are always looking for something out of the ordinary. Great place. We had our daughter and grandkids and we were unsure if it would meet our needs. It did. I enjoyed a yummy bowl of turnip and cheddar soup and the flatbread. My grandkids had great kids... More 

Thank Augusta16
Charlottetown, Canada
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of us went to Papa Joes this past Saturday evening and had a lovely supper. They have renovated the restaurant and it looks really nice. The waitress, we had, was very kind and a lot of fun.

Thank Joyce R
Charlottetown, Canada
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went for lunch. I had the Thai haddock - delicious! Staff were friendly. Service was a bit slow but was expected as it was over the lunch hour so all tables were full. Their newly renovated interior has really made it look nice inside!

Thank PEItraveller2014
Charlottetown, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Perfect home cooked style meals by a top notch Chef, and friendly service. The new renovations to the interior are very appealing.

Thank barryh24
Halifax, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I arrived at the restaurant and just wanted to be able to sit in the bar area (but not at the bar) to have a bite to eat, a cold beer and watch the Blue Jays baseball game. The owner (I believe) was amazing and got me settled and made sure the tv was turned my way to I could... More 

Thank Elizabeth S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Always great food ; award winning chef ; family owned business ; large menu to choose from ; licensed ;centrally located in Charlottetown pei

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My elderly parents go to place in Charlottetown. Senior friendly as you can drop people right at the front door with only a small step to overcome. The portion sizes are generous, the food has never disappointed, and the prices are reasonable. There are also a good selection of gluten free options. Suggest reservations if you are dining between 4:30... More 

Thank Robert D
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My parents always want to come here for special occasions - food is always good but would not be one of my top picks for eating in Charlottetown.

Thank Tlta
Halifax, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Good food. Obviously popular place due to lines ups, but quick seating and very very friendly. Menu is typical of a family-styled restaurant, starters, soups, salads, burgers, few main entres, good desert menu.

Thank GVWStonegate

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Lebanese, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 University Ave, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island C1A 4M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Prince Edward Island  >  Charlottetown
  • Phone Number: +1 902-566-5070

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