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John Papas Cafe

18 Park Pl, East Hampton, NY 11937-2407
+1 631-324-5400
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (8 reviews)
“home fries” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Greek, Diner, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Park Pl, East Hampton, NY 11937-2407
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is basically a diner although it does not look like one from the outside. The food is what you would expect from a solid diner, Usually go for breakfast which is always good. This is the fairest priced place to eat in town.

Thank ahomey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Kind of shabby, but it's a good busy everyday diner. Plenty of variety on the menu and friendly staff. We all enjoyed the food and the coffee was excellent. Go early on the weekends or be prepared to wait a little.

Thank Keyscritter93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At at this cute little restaurant tonight. Food was good. Didn't take too terribly long to get our food or drinks. It's a pretty small restaurant but they have a full menu. So many choices and I didn't expect that wide range of foods they...More

Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

John Pappas is a great place to have some solid food. Their omelets are as far as I am concerned the best in East Hampton, their salads are fresh and delicious and we finally actually made it there for dinner and we were very happy....More

Thank Helene H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This restaurant is basically a diner. The food is good for a diner. No surprises there. The problem is that the owners have no crowd control and East Hampton being so crowded there is always a knot of folks waiting to be seated. There is...More

Thank GVnative
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I went here after a suggestion of my friends who love it for the food. I definitely agree that the food is good and I liked that they had a Greek menu though it wasn't as good as the real Greek food. I also think...More

Thank Beti P
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

It was a Saturday lunchtime very crowded all seats were occupied. Waitress said the wait won't be long. Very friendly. The place warm and inviting. Locals greasing each other with hugs and smiles. The server came over in a flash and we were seated. Clean...More

Thank Beachratt
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I've been to Papa's many times over the years and it's always been delicious. My standard order is the blueberry pancakes: they're always sublime! Thank you, Papa's - - East Hampton wouldn't be the same without you.

Thank LadiesVoices
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful staff. Great comfort menu. Authentic Greek options. This evening there were many interesting special soups and main dishes, but I ordered Moussaka off the regular menu for $18. I was surprised by a generous Greek salad and also delicious large pieces of hot garlic...More

Thank Allen F
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

John Papas has been a staple in East Hampton probably before I moved out here in 1986. I have NEVER tasted another souvlaki like theirs and their tzaziiki sauce has never been replicated anywhere else!! Portions are great. Lots of people meet for breakfast. Great...More

Thank Kerry B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Park Pl, East Hampton, NY 11937-2407
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  East Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 631-324-5400
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