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Papi 's Cuban & Caribbean Grill

#107 of 3,264 Restaurants in Atlanta
Certificate of Excellence
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216 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1913
+1 404-607-1525
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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128 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered chicken soup cup and grilled chicken breast as take away. Chicken and black beans was packed in separate container and rice with chicken was packed separately. Soup was ok ok. Rice along with chicken was good and liked the Banana roast.

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Thank Madhanmohan1980
Charlotte
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love Caribbean food and tried this restaurant during a day trip. The food was good. The prices were moderate. The location was ok. The staff was also just ok. Nothing stood out to me as AMAZING or EXCELLENT, but I would say that it was ok. We didn't regret eating there as everything was good and are willing to... More 

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Thank youthminister
Atlanta
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The waiter wasn't able to answer a few questions regarding some of the menu items. He was rude and sassy. When our food arrived it was not appeasing to the eye and the taste confirmed how it looked, not good at all. The bread on my cuban sandwich was not even close... The coffee was just ok.

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Thank 1_Traveling_Gypsy
New York City, New York
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97 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We looked up the menu online before going... what we didn't know was this is a chain & this particular location doesn't serve the full menu that's online... and unfortunately a couple of our selections fell into this category (including the Fish Tacos, which was the whole reason we came). The food we ordered ended up being fantastic, especially for... More 

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Thank FitnessTravels
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 March 2017

It was my first time visiting this restaurant. We stood there for a good 10 minutes and no one greeted us nor told us to seat ourselves. Several servers walk by us and no one said anything. I had to stop someone and ask to be seated and she said you have to seat yourself and walk away. They should... More 

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Thank Lupe R
Newport News, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I had never had any Cuban cuisine before but I loved my first time experience here! The food was great, the price was fantastic, and although the service was a little slow, it was because it was Saturday night and there was a wait but it was truly worth it!!

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Thank Donna T
Georgia
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78 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I must say that this place was very good. I had "Rey's Cuban" sandwich. I really enjoyed it. The bun was buttery and crunchy just like on TV. The pork on the sandwich was not amazing. It was a touch dry, but still tasty. Next time I will get the ham and cheese or maybe the Jerk Chicken. My wife... More 

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Thank John C
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We were looking for something unusual instead of the normal chain food. They had a variety of food. I had to ask the server what things were and she explained well. The pictures on the menu helped.

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Thank STEVEN W
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This place was wonderful. The food was delicious. I got the jerk chicken platter, and everything on it was tasty. The chicken was tender and so flavorful, the plantains were perfect, and there were black beans and yellow rice, too. Plenty of food for a great price. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was perfect. I would highly recommend... More 

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Thank Helene R
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Amazing Cuban food. Pollo vaca! Seasoned to perfection. Great tasting black beans. My husband had the steak and it was tender and tasty.

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Thank Debbie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Spanish, Cuban
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-1913
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: +1 404-607-1525
Description
You don't have to travel to Cuba or the Caribbean to experience the flavors that are indigenous to the tropics. Papi's brings all the essence of the South Seas to you, with attention to authenticity and an adherence to the recipes of generations.

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