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Jo Jo's Italian Grille

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S Main & Black Horse Pike, Pleasantville, NJ 08232
+1 609-646-8332
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11:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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New Jersey
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109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After a week of vacation in Florida and spending the day traveling back to 20 degree weather, I wanted something and someplace that was delicious and comforting. I had the craving for a wonderful salad and it being St Patty's day I wanted a place that was not overrun with St Patty day revelers. Jo Jo's to the rescue. Jo... More 

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Millstone, New Jersey
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154 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall the food was good. The soup lacked seasoning and was a bit too watery for my taste. The kids meal was very short on Fries. The seafood pizza was a hit. Eggplant Parm was good but needed to be hotter. Chicken Parm looked good. The deserts looked better in the display case than tasted. 7 bucks for a slice... More 

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Thank ken k
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I like everything there ,but especially the Lasagna! It's enough for 2 people. There is bar service and a nice wine selection by the glass or bottle. Well priced good food and generous portions make this established place , a go to location .

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Thank Jawdoc524
Smithville, New Jersey
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Tried for the first time and absolutely loved it! Loved the atmosphere, the food and our server Lisa was great! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank suzzyq828
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Jo Jo's never disappoints, the food is excellent, known as peasant Italian fare. Just fabulous. Fantastic flavors with the full range and use of spices; always tasty and multileveled never bland or boring. We take out as well as eat in. The wait staff is superb. The walls are adorned with Italian country side scenes that help transport the diner... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

I went for my birthday with a group of 10 friends and we had a blast!!!! Great food and service. I had the Chicken Marsala and it was delicious - they give you so much you have to take some back with you.

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New Hyde Park
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

When. We go A.C. we always stop at Jo Jo's. The food atmosphere, and staff are excellent. Their pizza is fantastic as well as the Calamari.& Pasta dishes. Their food is authentic.Italian cuisine. We come from a large Italian family from Italy and the food there is just like home made. The sauces are great. Flavorful, and of outstanding quality.... More 

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NC
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Jo Jo's is your average local, family owned restaurant with authentic Italian dishes. The mozzarella sticks has great batter coating but are rather salty. The pizza is also good but tends to be salty with meat toppings. The service is inconsistent. I've gone in and had wonderful servers and also terrible ones. The level of attentiveness when approaching to identified... More 

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Thank ShamLNC
Oxford
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Good food. Service was good. Seemed confused when we asked them to separate the bill into individual checks. Still an excellent time!

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Galloway, United States
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58 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stopped in because my wife had an entertainment book coupon $10.00 off a bill of $50.00. I have to say the service was excellent, we were seated right away and given menus and water. Each of us had a different meal and we shared a Sicilian Antipasti we did get a side of house balsamic which we lucky enough... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: S Main & Black Horse Pike, Pleasantville, NJ 08232
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Pleasantville
  • Phone Number: +1 609-646-8332

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