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Papa Gianni's Ristorante

3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
+1 530-672-2333
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
“veal” (6 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's the Wandering Yank here. Friends have suggested Papa Gianni's for a long time, so we finally gave it a try. A great idea! We went at 530 on a Saturday night. Sounds early and who needs a reservation, right? Wrong! We did make a...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was very good and the atmosphere inviting. Food excellent. Haven't had a better meal anywhere in Italy.

Thank sharon4565
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and friendly service. Family owned and run restaurant that make authentic Italian dishes. You won't be sorry if you try Papa Gianni's. My family has eaten at Papa Gianni's many times, have never had a bad meal.

Thank LMotto
Reviewed 12 October 2017

When my wife and I decide to dine out we apply a simple criteria to our choice of restaurant: Is the food offered better than we can prepare in our own kitchen. Few in our area meet that criteria. Thankfully, Papa Gianni's is one that...More

Thank LuvToCruise4001
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This place always has the best food and the best people working with pride of what they do. The Italian food is made from the owners own recipes which he brought from Italy

Thank mauithunder
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I spent many years in Italy while deployed in the service and I found this to be the most authentic I've had since returning to the States in 1980. The wait staff is great and on occasion they have a regular that has the most...More

Thank markkA4509ZL
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Everything seems big at Papa Gianni's, starting with plate busting portions. My veal piccata with "side" of penne was enough to stuff two people. This is Italian American comfort food, but not sophisticated Italian dining one would find in San Francisco. Plenty of garlic, lemon,...More

Thank 14hannon
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Small, intimate setting with delicious Itilian favorites The service is great and the staff always friendly.

Thank cjesm2017
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Just moved in the area and wanted Italian. Actually some veal. Luckily they prepared it 5 ways. I went for the Vitello Saltimbocca while my wife had the Vitello Parmigiana. Mine was some of the best I've had before, and my wife says hers fell...More

Thank DaveyJ5150
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The best tomato sauce! Good service and a quiet ambience. It's the perfect place for a great evening. Affordable prices.

Thank Linda U
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cameron Park
  • Phone Number: +1 530-672-2333
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