Private Dining, Banquets and Event Planning in Akron

Papa Joe's is a premier private dining destination in the Merriman Valley. We are minutes away from Stan Hywet, Blossom Music Center, downtown Akron, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, and Summit County Metro Park. We welcome large groups and bus tours. Our private and semi-private dining rooms can accommodate 8-100 guests. Our spacious restaurant and main dining room, complete with beautiful fireplace is available for large parties (up to 150 guests) during closed hours (11-4) Tuesday-Sunday. Papa Joe's is able to provide an exceptional dining experience for any family milestone and/or business event. we feature Italian-American cuisine, carry a superb wine collection, deliver impeccable service and flawless planning.


Entire restaurant *private; 11am- 4pm; Tuesday- Sunday* up to 150 guests $100 rental fee

The Old Lounge (main dining room with the fireplace) *private; 11pm-4pm; Tuesday-Sunday* $100 rental fee


Prima Vera Room (private) can accommodate 45-55 guests  $75 rental fee. Personal music capabilities. Connect your device (bluetooth or MP3.
Tuscany Room (private) can accommodate 20-40  guests$75 rental fee
VIP (private) can accommodate 10-14 guests $50 rental fee
Wine Room (semi-private) can accommodate 8-20 guests $75 rental fee Dine in our renowned Wine Shop, surrounded by thousands or bottles from all over the world!


Portable Smart TV with USB hookup available with any event. $25.00

PLEASE NOTE: Daytime banquet rooms are available for groups of 20 or more ONLY during the hours of 11-4. There is a $100 room rental fee for all daytime banquets.

Contact Donna or Kim with questions or to book your event. 330-923-7999

*Prices are subject to change

1.5% discount with check payment