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Joe and Mimma's Italian Restaurant

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3336 Riverside Dr, Danville, VA 24541-3431
434-799-5763
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice lunch spot

This is a restaurant in a small shopping plaza on a fairly busy street. Easy access. They have a nice salad bar that is moderately priced on its own, and is just $3 with the lunch specials and free with dinners. My wife had the lasagna and I had angel hair and meat sauce with the salad bar... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
Art H
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North Carolina
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newport, nc
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Best Sicilian I have ever had in the states. Atmosphere was jovial, servers knowledgeable, dining room comfortable and the cooks are artists.

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North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This is a restaurant in a small shopping plaza on a fairly busy street. Easy access. They have a nice salad bar that is moderately priced on its own, and is just $3 with the lunch specials and free with dinners. My wife had the lasagna and I had angel hair and meat sauce with the salad bar. The lasagna... More 

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McDonough, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

On the recommendation of a colleague, had dinner at Joe and Mimma's. The wine list was unique and my selection of Cabernet Saviganon hit the spot. I enjoyed the Caesar salad, then stuffed myself with the best lasagne I have ever tasted. My waitstaff was very efficient and friendly and to an already great dining experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I took my nephew and sister in law there this month. This is truly the Best Kept Secret in town. Joe and Mimma's is the best! The Food is always amazing! It's always clean! The staff is great! Service is awesome!

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Danville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We LOVE Joe and Mimma's and have been eating there for many, many years. They are definitely worth the "find." The service there is awesome, and they are eager to please. They are most accommodating and will make changes to suit YOU. Sitting down at their table is like "coming home" to a family meal. Great atmosphere and delicious food.... More 

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Winchester, Virginia
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Went during a visit to Danville. Seated within 10 minutes by a hostess who clearly had better things to do than smile. Server was friendly however. My meal consisted of calamari appetizer and main dish of chicken parm. The calamari was paired with a garlicky (not a bad thing) marinara. The calamari was a mix of body and tentacles, but... More 

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South Boston, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

One of Danville's hidden gems. If you are not from Danville, you might not know about it. It is hidden away in the Riverside Shopping Center. The food is always delicious and the service is excellent. I love the salad bar! Tiramisu is homemade by Mimma herself. It is worth saving room for!!

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Danville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Salad bar is small but stocked with really good stuff. Been eating here for 30+ years and have never been disappointed. For an Italian restaurant the prices are reasonable. I don't know what makes authentic Italian cuisine but I think this might be it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Always a good meal. Great atmosphere and they have been here for a long long time. A little pricey but I don't mind paying a little more for a really good meal. If you are in a hurry they are a bit slow, but it is a great place for a date.

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Danville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best steak sub in town. Their foccacia is wonderful. I've never walked away disappointed over 30 years. They need some new booths, but I can handle it because I love their food and service. The salad bar is great too.

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Additional Information about Joe and Mimma's Italian Restaurant

Address: 3336 Riverside Dr, Danville, VA 24541-3431
Phone Number: 434-799-5763
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3336 Riverside Dr, Danville, VA 24541-3431
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: 434-799-5763

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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