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Sam & Joe's Restaurant

30 Water St, Danvers, MA 01923-3728
978-774-6262
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Ranked #14 of 104 Restaurants in Danvers
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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- Apr 7, 2014
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English first
Gloucester
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

I eat at the bar in restaurants. Lots of regulars in this bar and the atmosphere is comfortable. TVs on the wall are not intrusive. The service is great, the food is very good, the pizza and Italian dished are excellent, but my favorite is the seafood. It always tastes fresh and so good. My husband and I like to... More

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Essex, Massachusetts
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77 reviews 77 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

I was dreading picking a place to dine after going to the mall and a movie! There is only about 25 or more places to choose from In the area, all chain places that all use way to much salt that a couple hours after you eat you need a gallon of water,with tasteless food and poor quality. From the... More

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Sam and Joe's food quality hasn't changed in all the years I've been a customer; many, many. The pizza is the best I've ever had anywhere. It's their ticket to greatness! Crispy crust, just the right amount of sauce and oil. A little high priced, but yummy. Good fish chowder on Fridays, very nice pasta dishes, and terrific calamari. There... More

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Salem, Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I hadn't had Sam and Joe's pizza in years and NOW that I gave it another try - I'm addicted. The crust is super thin and it's absolutely perfect. Sauce and toppings are all incredibly tasty! The pizza only comes in one size so you might have to get TWO - it's THAT GOOD! We've been trying all kinds of... More

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Salem, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

have done more take out than sit down, but the pizza is THE best; only one size and not cheap, but worth it.

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SALEM, MA.
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Sam and Joes is a local pizza restaurant in Danvers, Ma. They specialize in thin crust pizzas with many varied toppings. Sam and Joes has the best pizza in the North Shore area . They also serve other Italian dishes as well as freaks seafood. They also have a bunch of fresh beer on draught . You can always count... More

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Massachusetts
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117 reviews 117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

The wife and I headed out on aMonday to dinner, some restaurants are closed but none are busy. Had been a couple years and we were seated quickly as few were there. Funny, we were at the same table with the same waitress as last time. My wife ordered the meatball parm sub and I ordered the baked manicotti and... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

My wife and I love Sam and Joe's. Look, if you want fancy, than you might want to go somewhere else. If you want an excellent pizza along with some very good appetizers (we prefer the mussels) in a casual, family-oriented setting that is reasonably priced, then S & J's is your place. FYI on the décor....They just did some... More

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Reading, Massachusetts
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

The service was excellent. So I feel bad to write an honest review. The food tasted great. ..it was after we left that the trouble started. We had a spinach salad apt, lobster rolls and a third person in our group had the chicken parm. Two of us experienced gi distress and we think it was from the lobster roll.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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108 reviews 108 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

We have been going to Sam and Joe's for many years...we now take our grandchildren. Our favorite order hasn't changed, except now we don't order "extra cheese" and usually start with a crispy crunch antiipasto, with all of the anchovies for ME! When you want to watch a game or two, you can sit in the bar, help yourself to... More

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