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Cafe Paprika

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734 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062-3548
+1 781-440-0060
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

I love Cafe Paprika, even though sometimes it gets a little crazy busy and you might have to wait for a little bit. Why? Well, first of all the owner is incredibly nice and friendly and wants everyone to be comfortable, happy and to love the food. Secondly, I love the food ! So fresh, every single time.

Thank Deb S
Colchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We visited Cafe Paprika in November 2016 for an evening meal. The atmosphere was what you would expect in an English cafe and the food was reasonable if not exciting. The service was rather slow and not very professional. Some of the crockery and drink cans were cleared before the main course was served but most were left to clutter... More 

Thank David J
Franklin, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Small place with big flavor! Menu was filled with a variety of choices including vegetarian options. Food was great. Only problem was although service was VERY friendly it was very slow. Only one server the night we visited. With that being said I am anxious to go back again.

Thank lhench
Waban MA
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

My brother and I ate at the Cafe Paprika last night and enjoyed two shared entrees-- a delectable eggplant dish, and a tizane featuring beef and lamb sausage. Superb taste. Owner is very friendly and enhances the dining experience

Thank wabanrail
Sharon, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is they type of restaurant you are so happy to have in your neighborhood. The owner, chef is walking in talking to you. Simple, Super CASUAL booth service. They type of place you can eat all the time, but have FANTASTIC, not fast food, not simply burgers, meals. This is the real deal. Amazing. The only negative is that... More 

Thank artf00die
Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We visited for lunch as we have before and ordered one entree and an appetizer. The food was absolutely delicious- chicken was well done and juicy and the rice was very good with a number of spices without being spicy. We also finished with almond cake as dessert but the highlights were the main lunch and the appetizer which was... More 

Thank sata2011001
Las Vegas, Nevada
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109 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

You could call it mediterranean but it is more turkish than anything else. Ask for Lahson, and simply tell him what you want, and it does not have to be on the menu. On the small side maybe 10-12 tables at most. Big front windows and it smells great when you walk in It does not have a liquor license... More 

Thank 1004Charlie
Boston, Massachusetts
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We've eaten at Cafe Paprika twice and everything we tried was just terrific: fish tagine, vegetable tagine, lamb dishes, lemon cake, coffee. The menu is packed with unusual, interesting choices, but still includes some standards for those who might be less adventurous. The owner is friendly and helpful. Definitely try this restaurant!

Thank AlenaMK
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Looking for somewhere to go for a meal while in the area we fell upon cafe paprika which had good reviews . Were greeted warmly by the owner who also advised us on the different dishes . Everything was prapared fresh and was the most authentic morrocan meal we have had outside morrocco . Very family friendly , highly recommended... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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162 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Daughter wanted something exotic for dinner, so she checked TripAdvisor and found our destination. It was a great choice! We were greeted by a warm and smiling host. As we discovered, the host also doubles as "the chef AND the owner. Lahcen Abaichi opened his dream eight years ago and his heart-felt efforts do not let you down. Both my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 734 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062-3548
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Norwood
  • Phone Number: +1 781-440-0060

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