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Papa Joe's Mexican Restaurant

250 Englar Road, Carroll Plaza Shopping Center, Suites 1-3, Westminster, MD 21157-5039
+1 410-871-2505
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
250 Englar Road, Carroll Plaza Shopping Center, Suites 1-3, Westminster, MD 21157-5039
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Papa Joe's is my hands-down favorite Mexican restaurant! The chips and salsa are always a good start. Kick it up a notch with their delicious guacamole. Everything on the menu is great, and you can't go wrong with the basics like tacos burritos, enchiladas, etc....More

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I love Papa Joes. We have never had anything we didn't like. Their nacho chips and salsa (complimentary) are by far the best in the County. My personal favorite item on the regular menu is the seafood burrito. If you're looking for...More

Thank Jasper140
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I love this restaurant! Their special chips and salsa are absolutely adictive. I haven't had a single item on their menu that was a disapointment - I love everything. So far, the restaurant has been busy on our visits, but we haven't...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I head someone rave about Pa Joe's and the last thing I thought they would be know for was Mexican food. So we went and now we rave too! Great food but get there early or wait in line...its worth the wait. We've been twice...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Food that makes you ill. This was from the daily special. One would think, that specials would be moved quickly and fresh. No return for me .......

Thank steve w
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The picture is deceiving. Papa Joes moved from this location about 2 years ago. The address is correct. The new restaurant area is nice and spacious. There is still wait times on weekends and some nights. The food is fresh and tasty. the place is...More

Thank Renee K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have eaten hear for years. The prices are great and the food is even better. If you go for dinner get there early always a wait to get in. I only wish they took reservations.

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Three of us went for dinner. First time there for us.Good service. poor margaritas...pre-made from a mix, early each day. Don't bother! Food was serviced fast and was tasty. Waiter attentive. I had carnitas (roasted pork). Only shortfall was they only came with two tortias...More

Thank Fran F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This was an ok place before it moved. It has no atmosphere. the food is not that good at all. I would like to see them do well.

Thank fisher1896
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to get Mexican food without leaving Carroll County. The flautas con pollo is particularly good. They also offer take out food which comes in handy.

Thank Tim K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Englar Road, Carroll Plaza Shopping Center, Suites 1-3, Westminster, MD 21157-5039
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Westminster
  • Phone Number: +1 410-871-2505
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