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119 W Joliet St, Crown Point, IN 46307-3927
+1 219-663-9745
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Papa's Deli is a step back in time and a breath of fresh air! Papa himself took our order, prepared and served the food. The gyros were huge (truly enough for two), fresh and delicious. The meat so tender, thinly sliced onion, fresh cucumber and tomato with just the right amount of tzatziki sauce - and amazing warm flatbread. The... More 

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Munster, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This isn't really much of deli because the sandwich offerings are pretty limited and there isn't much selection/choice fo sides. The seating is very limited and God forbid you should sit down at the 80+ year old owner's table even when he is not even there. Most times I have visited, there is only one person taking orders and preparing... More 

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Crown Point
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice little place on the corner of the square! I go there for a quick meal once in a while. It is a Greek Gyro place that is very good. They also have an ice cream bar and a small grocery. Cash only though!

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Thank George B
Crown Point, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

As many of you may know, Papa's has been on the Square since the 70's and I swear Papa himself hasn't aged. Towards the end of each day, if you drive by you will see him sweeping the doorway and sidewalk as I think he has done since day one. Good old fashioned customer service - he is a gem... More 

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Thank DLoera33
Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My family stopped by Papa's Deli for the first time today. We all ordered the gyros with fries. We were happy the gyros was mild flavored and not salty. The tzatziki sauce was plentiful and fresh. It ado came with lettuce, tomatoes, and onions. I skipped the lettuce. Just my preference. The onion had an odd taste but that can... More 

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Dyer, Indiana, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

Stopped by while antiquing in the area. Sandwiches smelled bad and side salad had a gross film on it. The fried items tasted of burned old oil. The whole family was not willing to eat our meal. We threw it away and went somewhere else. Place has a feel that the owner is old and "thrifty" and keeps his food... More 

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Thank Chris J
Northwest Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2009

Nice guy, been there a while. Good sized portions, good prices. He really cares, you can tell. Great location too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2008

Huge tasty sandwiches

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Restaurant features
Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 W Joliet St, Crown Point, IN 46307-3927
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Crown Point
  • Phone Number: +1 219-663-9745

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?