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Papa Joe's Burgers & Stuff

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American, Bar
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422 N L St, Harlingen, TX 78550-5317
+1 956-364-3422
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Harlingen, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After my first visit to Papa Joe's, I suggested it to my friends 3 times because I hoped the service and food would get better. The atmosphere seemed fun and they have live music on weekends. The food took very long and was served cold, the waitresses seemed confused as to whether we ordered or not,, the margarita tasted like... More 

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Thank ddelaf
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time visiting Papa Joe's. Mainly went for drinks. Had heard the burgers are good but like I said it was mainly drinks. I did try the nachos appetizer just for snacking. Nope! Won't do that again. The cheese wasn't melted, the ground beef had no flavor the lettuce or whatever they put in it overpowered the taste of everything...luckily.... More 

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Thank Simon M
Harlingen, Texas
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43 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Before Papa Joe's moved a couple of years ago....it used to be "our" place.....friendly....fun....laid back and great food, so we ate there at least 3 times a month!!!! Since they have moved, each time we have gone for dinner it has been just a little more disappointing. Tonight....my order was wrong and inedible.....both of our orders were cold....and the volume... More 

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Thank 1junebug
Harlingen, Texas
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

A regular menu item is the special for seniors: a smaller size burger with fries or onion rings, beverage and small sundae or shake, all for $5.99 + tax. Good food and service. Sports bar type environment. Rather noisy when busy. They have moved; current address is 501 S 77 Sunshine Strip, Harlingen.

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Thank John S
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Driven past this place a few times, and decided to check it out. We were happy we did! Great little place with a chill atmosphere, great music, and place to grab yourself a drink or two with friends and family. Burgers were great! I loved the green chili burger!! Hubby got the Texas Philly with the cheese "Con queso" on... More 

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Thank ErinLiles5013
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We saw this place on The Texas Bucket List and decided to give it a try the next time that we were in town. We loved the one man band, the burgers were delicious, the beverages were ice cold, the staff was friendly. Was a great experience, we will definitely be back.

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Thank Jeff K
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

.....a great looking restaurant with the previous building having great reviews because of great service; the new digs are great looking but have the worst waiter staff on the planet; super slow, and the food is serviced cold; we gave this place more than one shot at stepping up to the plate and it failed each time; don't bother with... More 

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Thank Tenman9
Harlingen, Texas
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98 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Finding a good burger in Harlingen is a challenge, but I believe Papa Joe's is a good choice. They have quite an array of burger and hot dog options, and we chose the chili and cheese burger with fries. The food was quite good, the beer was in a very cold mug, and the server was friendly and efficient. Years... More 

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Thank johnb1246
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Heard about this place awhile back then once I saw they were competing for best burger on Facebook so was in harlingen to drop off a friend at the airport... We got there a little before 12pm and at first was skeptical because there wasn't any cars in the parking lot....but then the lunch rush came in...I duno if the... More 

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Thank JD D
Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Nothing out of this world but good. The service was also very good during our visit. Tasty, straight up burger. Good selection of burgers, hot dogs, and sandwiches.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 N L St, Harlingen, TX 78550-5317
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: +1 956-364-3422

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