We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

JO Jo's Oceanville Inn

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
263 S New York Rd, Absecon, NJ 08205-9649
(609) 748-9815
Improve this listing
Add hours for JO Jo's Oceanville Inn and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 11 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Local Breakfast

Good wholesome place for breakfast! Love the Buckwheat Pancakes! Omelette' sate nicely done. Hubbie loves the Jerseys Own ...Pork Roll, Egg & Cheese Sandwich.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
JakeCreatesNewJersey
,
New Jersey
Add Photo Write a Review

11 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Westport, Connecticut
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Good, inexpensive food for breakfast and lunch. Friendly service and interesting locals. We stop here every year wile staying nearby.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Jersey
Level Contributor
26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Good wholesome place for breakfast! Love the Buckwheat Pancakes! Omelette' sate nicely done. Hubbie loves the Jerseys Own ...Pork Roll, Egg & Cheese Sandwich.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
264 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Nice little place and priced right. The place has history. Dates back to the Boardwalk Empire days. Food was good and the place even has its celebrity sighting with Eric Clapton eating here on more than one time. Jerry Ehrlich from the Great City of Philadelphia

Was this review helpful? Yes
Smithville, New Jersey
Level Contributor
61 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We are here often for breakfast, it's always good. It's definitely no frills and there are a group of old men discussing politics but if you want a good cheap breakfast, head to JoJo's.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Georgetown, Massachusetts, United States
Level Contributor
80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Comfortable dining and friendly staff. Food is not gourmet, but it is pretty good and has good value. I don't know what else to say, but I'm supposed to say 50 words to submit this review.

Was this review helpful? Yes
South Plainfield, New Jersey
Level Contributor
104 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I love trying small quaint local eateries throughout the state this one was bad from hello. Actually no one even greeted us, a man sitting at the counter said to take a seat. It took quite sometime to be acknowledged and offered coffee, when the coffee was brought we were given a small ration of creamers which... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rockville Centre, New York
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We had breakfast at JoJo's this morning. The waitress was friendly and the food was delicious. The corned beef hash was cooked perfectly. This is the perfect breakfast stop.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Absecon, New Jersey
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

So many upgrades to the building both inside and out. It's full of character between the walls and patrons. John, Laura, and Becky are wonderful! We love the food! We love the friends!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Commack, New York
Level Contributor
100 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We used to go here all of the time. The rugs in this place always grossed me out since they haven't been changed in FOREVER. Who has a restaurant with wall to wall carpet anyway? The food the last time we went was pretty greasy and we have decided not to frequent this place anymore. It is in desperate need... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

This was by far the best breakfast I ever had! My boyfriend took me here and when we pulled up I thought well it's a bit run down but it was SOOO GOOD. I had egg, cheese bacon on wheat toast with a side of home fries, he had french toast topped with bananas and strawberries. It was divine!

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed JO Jo's Oceanville Inn also viewed

Absecon, Jersey Shore
Absecon, Jersey Shore
 

Been to JO Jo's Oceanville Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 263 S New York Rd, Absecon, NJ 08205-9649
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Absecon
  • Phone Number: (609) 748-9815

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from JO Jo's Oceanville Inn staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?