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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3450 Palmer Dr Ste 1, Cameron Park, CA 95682-8273
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had delicious meal. Server very attentive and good service with a smile and great attidude. Everyone very friendly and welcoming. Would reccommend it for a nice night out. It was on a Tuesday night and the place was filled with happy customers.

Thank CaliforniaMurf
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Went there after returning from S.F. and had a great time with great food. Service was excellent and atmosphere where you can hear each other as you enjoy the food. Good wine list and very enjoyable.

Thank Neal M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Had dinner here with a friend. We had the seafood pasta and wine. The service and food was great. I will be going back! It's a small place, so reservations are a good idea.

Thank Lizthetraveler
Reviewed 12 November 2017

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

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 11 November 2017

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

Thank sharon4565
Reviewed 31 October 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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