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Jubilee Joe's

2341 John Hawkins Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35244
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Ranked #4 of 115 restaurants in Hoover
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78% Recommend
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English first
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Was there last night and the service was good but the food was excellent. I had shrimp and grits - simply a great dish for appetizer. Their grouper fingers are outstanding and I try to have some every time I visit. We also had fried shrimp, seafood gumbo, and slaw. All was excellent. I have never had anything that was... More

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Sylacauga, Alabama
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220 reviews 220 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

we were here for lunch, and seated ourselves. there was nothing bad, nor was there anything great. I got a shrimp poboy, and it was just average. the service was somewhat slow, and the server seemed to be going through the motions, but not with much passion. the prices were OK. after reading other reviews, I expected the place to... More

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

If you like southern Louisiana cuisine, don't miss Jubilee Joe's! There are great appetizers, such as shrimp and grits, raw and chargilled oysters, and fried green tomatoes (with lump crabmeat and Dijon mustard sauce). Gumbo, red beans and rice, and crawfish etoufee (with a golden spicy, not tomato, sauce) are also available. Then there are the platters, including, crawfish, gator... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Went here yesterday with a friend for the first time and I loved it! Friendly staff and great food! Had the 3 sides as a meal. Delicious!! I highly recommend this place! Will definitely be going back.

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Auburn, Alabama
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

There were many dishes to choose from. We each had something different and shared. All were good. Will go back when in the area again and try others.

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McCalla, Alabama, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I love this place! I found out about it here recently. There is not a lot of places that sells crawfish besides Joe's crab shack!!! They sell crawfish by the pounds! The prices were awesome! I got 3lbs of crawfish for $20, were I bought 1 lb of crawfish at Joe's crab shack for $17.99. they have everything you can... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Jubilee Joe's is the best cajun food I have had outside of New Orleans. After one time, you will be hooked! I come once a week (or every other week) because I can't get enough of the food and EXCELLENT service. Eva, our usual server, is the BEST. She always remembers what we like to order and our little extra... More

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

I gave a "very good" rating because the crawfish were very good. The only thing is, the portions are small and the prices are large. After my son ate his crawfish plate with a side of potatoes $16.00, he had to stop on the way home at Wendy's.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This is a great neighborhood restaurant where they know your name, know your favorite drink & know how long it's been since you last visited. If you stop by, ask for Warren and try the fried green tomatos appetizer - it is fried tomatoes, lump crab meat and homemade Dijon mustard… the crab claws are delightful also!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

We found this restaurant completely by accident, and now go there every chance we get, the food and service are excellent, we would and have recommended this restaurant to all our family and friends

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JubileeJoes, Owner at Jubilee Joe's, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We appreciate you coming in. Come back and see us again! More

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