Papa Lopez has been serving authentic Mexican food and Tex-Mex dishes in Allen, Texas, for more than four years and will soon celebrate its fifth anniversary. The traditional food served at Papa Lopez Mexican Cantina is prepared under the watchful eye of Papa himself, who offers diners a large variety of dishes to choose from. With the best tasting margaritas in the area, authentic and fresh Mexican food, a killer happy hour and daily food specials, Papa Lopez’s gives you the best cantina in Allen when you need a night out.
What Makes Us Unique
We could not be more excited to be celebrating our fifth anniversary. The past five years bringing our favorite Mexican and Tex-Mex dishes to the area has been incredible, and we couldn't have done it without our customers. You are what has made all of this possible, and we're so grateful to have you. Nothing makes us happier than when we hear from happy customers. Here's what a few of you have said about Papa Lopez:
"Every time we come to Papa Lopez the bartenders and managers take care of us. We are regulars and they remember us every time we come in." — Vanessa G.
"Extra-large portions, strong drinks and festive atmosphere. I brought the kids and was able to converse without worrying about bothering neighboring tables." — Leah C.
Our authentic Mexican fare is just one of the things that sets us apart from other restaurants. It's really our customer service and the personal touch we add to everything at the restaurant that makes a difference.
We also have great specials each week that simply can't be beat. Kids younger than 10 eat free every Monday and Tuesday night at Papa Lopez Cantina. Have a night out at half the price for you and your crowd when you take advantage our kid’s night. An adult entree must be purchased to receive this deal. Wednesday’s all-day special features two enchiladas or ground beef tacos with rice and refried beans for just $5.95. Get better food for less than the price of a fast food meal at Papa Lopez Cantina.
And don't forget about our Daily Lunch Specials:
- Monday: Papa Sizzling Fajitas – Chicken $10.50/Steak $11.50/Combo $12.50
- Tuesday: Mama’s Chili Relleno – Cheese $8.50 /with Seasoned ground beef or shredded chicken for $9.50
- Wednesday: Cheese Enchiladas topped with chili con carne, sour cream chicken enchilada and beef taco for $9.50
- Thursday: Papa Street Tacos with beef or chicken for $11.95
- Friday: Shrimp Quesadillas for $10.50
Come for Happy Hour, Stay for Dinner
Take the edge off your day with one of the best margaritas in Texas. That’s a tall order, but we manage to do just that at Papa Lopez's. We think you’ll agree, so come by for happy hour and let us know what you think! We will be announcing our anniversary celebration soon, so come by frequently to see what we are up to with our plans for Papa Lopez Mexican Cantina because we want to celebrate our success with you, our patrons.
Located at Sam Rayburn Tollway and North Watters Road in Allen, Texas, we are open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 11p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday. Come see us for lunch, dinner or happy hour and taste the flavors of Mexico!