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Jimmy's Bistro

9 S Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3653
561-865-5774
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Ranked #46 of 343 Restaurants in Delray Beach
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: At Jimmy's Bistro... the menu is ever-changing featuring fresh, hand made pastas, cheeses, sausages and pates as well as meat, fish and seafood dishes with French, Italian and Asian influences.
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English first
Delray Beach, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

As a former New Yorker I am usually fussy about the quality of the meals in restaurants. But Jimmy's was a delight. The portions were not overwhelming but just the right size. The food was fresh and prepared with a subtlety and complexity that is hard to find. Make sure you have a reservation because this is a small place... More

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Miami Beach, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I went to the bistro with a lot of expectation, but I got very disappointed with the menu which you don't know until you are in the restaurant. Was a little bit over priced and the worst part it was a half empty and they didn't gave me the reservation the time I wanted .

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Delray Beach, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Jimmy's is "off the avenue" and a nice spot if you want a good meal in an intimate atmosphere without all the fuss of Atlantic Avenue. Less than a block off Atlantic Avenue, this owner/chef has created a comfortable and intimate restaurant with outstanding food. The menu is printed on a chalk board behind the bar and features many locally... More

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delray beach, fl
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

after reading about this restaurant in the palm beach post was lucky to get a reservation on Saturday, I've heard that during 'the season' it's hard to get in. this is another of Delray's great farm to table restaurants. the menu is on the chalkboard and my dining partner and I shared the zucchini flowers as an appetizer because it... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We visited the restaurant on the advice of friends in the area. While we enjoyed our experience, the service and the ambiance, I can't say that the food was exceptional for the relatively high prices charged. I ordered a signature dish of the homemade mozzarella in a heirloom tomato Caprese salad and wasn't as impressed as I might have been.... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Jimmy,s is one of the many resturants on the main drag in Delray Beach. The food was very good and the service friendly and effeicent. There are two menus. The regular and the Parma bar menu wihich is a subspecialty menu with higher prices. The salads from the Parma menu were very good. The tomato bisque came with a pastry... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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201 reviews 201 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

After being recommended as a must try Delray restaurant by a friend, my husband and I have been there twice now and can't wait to go back the next time we return to Delray! Jimmy's is a tiny little place so reservations are highly recommended if you want to be guaranteed a seat. There are no menus per se; the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

This was recommended by a local resident and what a find. We would never have know it was there if we hadn't been told. We went about 8:30 after we had been at the tennis venue. Walking in we saw how crowded it was and we thought we wouldn't be able to get a table. We were immediately welcomed and... More

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Delray Beach, Florida
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89 reviews 89 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

If we could afford to eat here every evening, we would. Fresh fish from Capt. Clay ( he has a fish store that we have used for years), local produce, fresh pasta....you have to go. Be ready to spend $125 if you like a good wine with your delicious dinner.

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Baldwin, Maryland
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116 reviews 116 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We ate here last year and could not wait to go back on our return to Delray Beach. It is hard to get a reservation as it is a very small place, but we were lucky and when we called in the morning we were told we could sit at the bar which turned out to be a great place... More

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Address: 9 S Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444-3653
Phone Number: 561-865-5774
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Delray Beach
Cuisine: American

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