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The Original Papa Nicks

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15 College St, Mars Hill, NC 28754
+1 828-689-8566
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13:00 - 20:00
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Sun 13:00 - 20:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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Burnsville, North Carolina
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270 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

From taking my order over the phone, to the pick up service, these guys are the most polite and friendly. Pizza ready when they said, easy in and out, greek salad really good and overall great service. The food is good for dining in, but the take out pizza is sooooooo good.

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Thank sherrycat
Asheville, North Carolina
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love garlicky Italian food, this is the place for lunch or dinner. Worth a drive from Asheville.

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Thank Lauren A
PORT ORANGE
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Very good food. I am a local and while my house was being redone...I stayed at a Mars Hill Hotel. They suggested this, and it was great food for fantastic prices and service. I will go back for sure....soon

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Thank SUE T
knoxville
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

There are not many options for food in the Wolf Ridge area. The pizza was fresh, but nothing to write home about.

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Thank tdbelmont
Burnsville, North Carolina
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270 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This time we called ahead and ordered Pizza and Salads for pick up. The guys are always friendly and say thank you. Order was ready at stated time and we enjoyed every bite.

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1 Thank sherrycat
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If you love Italian you will love Papa Nicks. Pizza, dinners, sandwiches, pasta are all delicious. Friendly restaurant.

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Thank Carolyn Q
Asheville, North Carolina
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Friends of ours recommended Papa Nicks. The home town friendliness and service was great. Not fancy but excellent food. The garlic knots are amazing!

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Thank Sanda24237
Weaverville, North Carolina
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Considering Mars Hill is a small town with not many restaurant options, this place isn't bad. I'd go there again. But the pasta dish I got was basically at the level of what I could make at home. The portion was definitely big for the money. I automatically have bad feelings for a restaurant though when they have "Spaghetti" on... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Worth taking the exit off of I26....tell them Kris kramer sent you! Great pizza and great calzone. It is a small restaurant with great relaxed service. Not a fancy place....but relaxed and delicious! Good people and good food!

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Thank Frkris
Asheville, North Carolina
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Straightforward -- and delicious -- Italian food. Our server couldn't have been more friendly, yet also gave us the time to sit, talk and visit with each other. Excellent salad and ravioli.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 College St, Mars Hill, NC 28754
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Mars Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 828-689-8566

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