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J.A.M.S.S.

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787 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
(860) 510-0839
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6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Girls Weekend!

Found it on Yelp on the way home from Mohehan Sun. Breakfast was do delicious! Everything we had was Great! Would go there again if I'm ever near by!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
prettygirlNewYork
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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I've always enjoyed JAMSS, however, was a bit disappointed this visit. The staff is very friendly and I noticed regulars are greeted by name. With the exception of the home fries (yummy with rosemary!), the rest of the breakfast was a bit bland. Also the freshly squeezed o.j. tasted watered-down and priced $4.00/small glass seemed excessive.

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New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Found it on Yelp on the way home from Mohehan Sun. Breakfast was do delicious! Everything we had was Great! Would go there again if I'm ever near by!

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Moodus, Connecticut
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We stopped in today for breakfast. We had been here before for lunch and it was very good. The Philly cheese steak was great, so we went here for breakfast. The flips are massive and very good. The eggs were tastey. The home fries were seasoned but bland. The toast was very very good. Never thought I would say that... More 

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North Haven, Connecticut
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Would be better if they had more room because it is packed! We had a wonderful breakfast. So many options. Their muffins are amazing and I had the country skillet. It was enough for 2 people!! And so tasty. The staff is delightful and the owner came out and said hello. We will be back.

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Wonderful little place for breakfast and lunch. We also use this restaurant for catering at our office. They deliver which is a huge savings of time. Love the Dave, omelets, creme brûlée french toast for a treat. Lovely family and we enjoy doing business with them.

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Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My family was transferred to CT and was blessed to find a great place in Old Saybrook. This gem is just down the street. You would pass right by if you didn't know to stop. They are friendly and the food is outstanding. The potatoes were a surprise at breakfast and a must have when we go. Corned beef hash... More 

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New Paltz,NY
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71 reviews 71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Spent the night at Mohegan Sun Casino and decided to have breakfast on the road. We were so happy to find Jamss! It was a super busy Sunday morning and we sat up at the bar. This allowed us to watch this family run restaurant in action - they have an open kitchen and we watched them prepare many mega-meals... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

JAMSS is one of those places I daydream about and eagerly anticipate the next time that I will eat there. I often find myself in the area but will also go out of my way to have breakfast and/or lunch there and frequently choose it over the many other local options. It's casual, comfortable, friendly atmosphere and delicious, generous portions... More 

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Bridgewater, NJ
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We have been going up to the Cape for years and have always stopped in Old Saybrook, CT to take a break on the way up to the Cape and on the way back from the Cape...we used to stop at Pat's Country Kitchen however we found they had closed and the new restaurant is a Mexican Food establishment...NOT...!!! I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I ordered food to go from JAMSS today based on the good reviews and ended up not even eating it all and concerned for my health. As I was about to put one of the last bites of their raved about fruit bowl into my mouth, I noticed a very visible green, fuzzy mold growth on the strawberry slice resting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 787 Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2127
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: (860) 510-0839

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?