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Little Pappasito's Cantina

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
+1 713-520-5066
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (52 reviews)
“guacamole” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like simple Mexican food. It is pleasant for the traveler to be able to order just what you want. It is a good place to visit when in Houston.

Thank claudefm
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent deal on half price fajitas Wednesday, had beef & chicken combo for $24.99 made it good value & ordered couple of sidesArrived around 7 and wait of around 25 mins for a table, able to enjoy drink at bar while we waited. Service very...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very good food and service, large portions. Parking is a bit tight, but you can park a Pappadeaux nearby, which is owned by the same people. The chips are particularly good. The place is trendy, and the prices reflect it.

Thank ReallyLoveTraveling
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Fine fish dishes. Fried shrimp platters. Shrimp gumbo. Excellent baguettes. Good beer choices. Excellent wait staff.

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Got there a little early before the dinner crowd, and we were seated immediately. It can get very crowded after work, so earlier is better if you don't want to deal with a long line. This is part of the Pappasito's group of restaurants, and...More

Thank jeffp1204
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I first want to send a shout out to Rachel for the great service. Two couples shared the family style dinner, which was very tasty. My new favorite entree. The platter for 2-3 persons was more than enough for all. Because we had a few...More

Thank Julia Z
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I got the fajita del mar with both steak and chicken. It was simply delicious. I think these fajitas were some of the best I've ever had at a restaurant. The service was good. The chips were great but the salsa needed a little help....More

Thank KendraDawnRN
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of noise and bustling crowds but good service and good food. Went for birthdays and everyone had a good time. Best to go on wed nights and weekends for 2 for 1 fajitas. Call to make sure and go early to avoid long waits.

Thank LBHouston11
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Fajitas a deal on Wednesday night. Crowded. Parking tough. Service is good. Part of Pappas restaurants.

Thank K862QZaaronm
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The food was fantastic. Cheese enchilada was the best. Mom loved the rellano. Fajitas were really good. Steak and chicken. Service was not good at all. She was very nice, but had no clue what she was doing. Meal took forever.

Thank slaterster03
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Mary S
13 June 2017|
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Response from JAN ERIK J | Reviewed this property |
Little Zito's do not have private rooms. If you are looking for Mexican restaurant go across the road to Pico's. They have a nice private room and excellent food and drink.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2536 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77098-3209
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Neighbourhood: Greenway/ Upper Kirby
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-5066
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