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Cafe Paprika

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13160 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3427
+1 303-755-4150
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Fri 16:00 - 09:30
Sat 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
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Aurora, Colorado
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226 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for lunch today based on the excellent reviews. Service was friendly, fast and efficient. I quickly decided upon the chicken kabobs with saffron basmati rice and grilled vegetables. I did not try the hummus or baba ganoush today. I did however order a Moroccan coffee. It came out quickly and smelled of cinnamon and cardemom. I asked the... More 

Thank jumbonav
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The food was very good and the owner took great pride in his restaurant and all of his customers. It was a very delightful and enjoyable evening with good food.

1 Thank Michael P
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2017

It's very small, but quaint. The owner was very nice, and service and food were pretty good. I wasn't the one paying, but, I thought it was a little pricey... but overall, ok.

Thank Donation C
Deer Park, Illinois
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115 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

First time visit to Cafe Paprika and I'm very glad we did. The food was really really good and the owner came by the table and talked with us about how it was all prepared. He really has a passion for making quality food. We had the Middle East Combination appetizer to start - it was excellent! I had the... More 

1 Thank MBruck
United States
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I eat out a lot and love good food and this was potentially one of the best meals I have had. Great if you like lamb or are a vegetarian. Perfected umami at a reasonable price.

Thank Kindal H
Castle Rock, Colorado
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232 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Beautifully decorated friendly place and the owner serves you and helps you find what you like. The Bastille appetizer is a wonderful place to start!

1 Thank Lisa S
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

we were hungry and did not know any restaurants to eat at. we googled best restaurants in aurora . cafe paprika came up. we tried it. we loved the decor of the place. the owner was very friendly, recommended some dishes and we had mint tea. the food is very authentic . i really thought i was back in israel... More 

2 Thank DRTOOTH123
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Wow, Fantastic! Little hard to find, tucked in corner of small strip mall. Met quickly by friendly owner as we sat ourselves. All the food is prepared fresh, using all Kosher ingredients. Started w a falafel and humus, never tasted better! Moved on to a chicken Bastille. I had never had one but it is now something I will crave.... More 

2 Thank Wendy S
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425 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Lunch here this past week, party of four. Two had been here; two of us had not. Free parking in lot shared with other businesses in a kind of shabby strip shopping center near a major highway in Aurora. Good lunch business appeared to be mostly regulars. Many options for vegetarians as well as meat eaters. One issue: no alcohol.... More 

1 Thank COGuest
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

It's a small place with very friendly atmosphere, food is delicious and reasonably priced. Owner likes to talk to guests and remembers the regulars. Staff members are all friendly and try to help with your order, especially if you are not familiar with arabic food.

Thank RobMC13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13160 E Mississippi Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-3427
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-755-4150

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