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Jolly Jug

4264 Peck Rd, El Monte, CA 91732-2114
626-444-8425
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Ranked #3 of 160 restaurants in El Monte
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Feb 12, 2014
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English first
Fremont, California
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1,018 reviews 1,018 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
742 helpful votes 742 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Been searching for pastrami dips that are as good as Jolly Jug in the area of San Francisco - and alas, the only way to get the best pastrami dip ever is to have it at Jolly Jug. Jolly Jug is an "institution" for El Monte, having served comfort food for years. Eat in or take out - service is... More

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Long Beach, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

Nice place to eat locally! Always nice service and many comfort food choices! The owner is so nice to everyone. If you need something special, she'll make it for you!

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Long Beach, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

Jolly Jugs is a great place to eat! My favorite is the pastrami quesadilla. YUM They are most well known for there beef dips. (Very Good) The fried chicken and patty melt are great too! We ate at the bar, the service was very good. The bartenders are very nice and friendly!

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Glendora, CA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

This is a restaurant that has been around for many years. They are known for their delicious, secret recipe Beef Dips. The gravy is to die for. It's a family atmosphere on the restuarant side and the other side has a bar (never been to the bar side). It has a relaxing atmosphere and the owner, Margaret, has a good... More

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