We are still in business!

We have recently changed our business model from an eat-in restaurant in Charlotte, NC to a catering company. We are still in business and Chef Tara is still cooking for your familia! To place an order for catering, please email us or call us. Menu and pricing can be found here. (pricing is per person)
Catering from Papi’s Puerto Rican Cuisine requires a 20 person minimum as well as two weeks advance notice. We thank you and look forward to continuing to serve you!

Welcome to Papi’s Puerto Rican Cuisine. We believe that every experience with¬†Papi’s will feel like you’re dining with family! Our motto is “Donde se¬†Encuentran Viejos Amigos” and that means “Where You Find Old Friends.”

We are excited to welcome you to our family. Papi’s is committed to providing the best Puerto Rican cuisine with a smile – or maybe even a hug!

Tara is an absolute pleasure!

She is one of the fastest vendors to respond, both throughout the planning process and at the event. She is very detail-oriented… Read more “Tara is an absolute pleasure!”


Professional Endorsements

Tara and her team are extremely friendly, easy to work with…and the food is AMAZING. I highly recommend her to my clients.… Read more “Professional Endorsements”

Historic Rural Hill

Genuine and Sassy!

Tara is wonderful!!!! She goes above and beyond and puts 110% into her work. I highly recommend Catering by Tara for any… Read more “Genuine and Sassy!”