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Jimmy's

Asbury Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ
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Ranked #22 of 90 restaurants in Asbury Park
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Mar 17, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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Brielle, New Jersey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Had an absolutely great meal: The #1 combination, chicken, house made sausage, mushrooms & vinegar peppers. Served with house salad and sautéed escarole. Very delicious. Wait staff was very pleasant, efficient and professional. Though a bit pricey, I was very pleased. Food and service has been consistently very good.

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Millburn, NJ
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87 reviews 87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Ate here most recently this past Saturday night and was amazed at how popular this restaurant is and how many diners were still there at almost 10 p.m. The food is quite good, and the service is attentive. The place does get noisy when it's full, but that seems to be the case in most restaurants there days. The fact... More

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Wayland, Massachusetts, United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

Went for my mothers75th birthday party with 16 of us it was noisy and not set up for large party service was very slow food was ok my mom liked it but I would not go back sevice ws worst padt they could not handle a large party

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Wellington, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Everything was spectacular!! Came into town to visit the kids and grand kids and asked to go to a typical Jersey Shore Italian Restaurant that we truly miss since moving to Florida.... Spot on!!! Delicious food, great ambiance and service - we"ll be back next time~

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Be for warned. Had a patient inform me that last week they had been at Jimmy's back in late June. After having a seafood dinner which seamed to tast just fine they left feeling a knife like pain in there abdominal area. After several restroom stops they felt dehydrated and seeking medical help the next morning. Without further ridicule to... More

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Orchard Park, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

While on Vacation at the Jersey Shore we ventured out to Jimmy's in Asbury Park.After leaving our car with the Valet the four of us entered Jimmy's.Parking would be a project without Valet I might add.We were steered towards the back of the bar and greeted by a Hostess.Kind of ackward area for a hostess station due to traffic towards... More

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Wall, New Jersey, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I had resisted going to Jimmy's for years because of it's location in Asbury Park. I'm an idiot. I've missed out on years and years of truly great food. The valet parking is a nice touch and very comforting. On entering the restaurant, I was overcome by the smells - aromas of my childhood that filled me with absolute joy.... More

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Ocean, New Jersey
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I can't help but think about The Godfather or Goodfellas when we come here, mainly because of the decor. However, it's ok, because the service is exceptional, as is the food. The waitresses talk about the food like they cooked the food, and I have never been let down. Be aware that space and time can be an issue, so... More

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Lakewood, New Jersey
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45 reviews 45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Restaurant looks like nothing on the outside, valet parking in a "seedy" town. Once inside, a bar with locals, nice seating and delicious food. Portions are huge, service is excellent. Took a friend for a special birthday dinner and was not disappointed. Not my first visit and it will not be my last. Worth the trip and don't be afraid... More

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Loch Arbour, New Jersey
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

This is a Red-Sauce Italian Restaurant at its best. The thick-cut pork chops were excellent as well as the rest of the meal.

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