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205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
804-355-2282
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Ranked #103 of 1,387 Restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $0 - $8
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Ashburn, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I first went to Joe's in 1969 when I was a pup at VCU. Great food for a 21 year old on the GI bill who just wanted something decent. Spaghetti a la Joe hit the spot. Now as a retired old fart I still like the place. Nothing pretentious just good service in a nice atmosphere with good food.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

We live nearby eat here one a week and we hold this place close to our heart. They are always busy and always welcoming. Date nights, and family night out... Pick one side for the bar and the other for family. Either way you will eat well. Staff on both sides are always busy but very helpful. Come on a... More 

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New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went for dinner after reading TA reviews and checking the website. It looked promising but we found it disappointing. Nothing was bad. It was just all very ordinary. First, the place is rather loud, which I'm never a fan of. I prefer to be able to speak to the people I'm dining with and that was very difficult here.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The food was delicious, huge portions, fast service and great atmosphere. I highly recommend it, though ask about whether portions are large enough to share because we had way to much food! The garlic bread with cheese and portobello mushrooms were to die for.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I went here in November while down here for a conference. My friend that went to college here said this was a place we had to go. I'm glad we did. It's a small cute place with a friendly staff, great beer selection with awesome happy hour prices, and huge portions of food. I got the spaghetti with cheese baked... More 

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east coast
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

excellent food. esp. recommend baked spaghetti and greek yogurt with honey. In Fan District. Fun atmosphere, good service. Could easily share a main course or plan on bringing some home to eat later.

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Fredericksburg, VA
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78 reviews 78 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Tried Joe’s for this for the first time and the food was fabulous. The French toast was amazing, the home fries were quarters of potatoes, and the homemade biscuits were delicious. The only reason why I did not give Joe’s a 5 star rating because our service was atrocious. It was just our waitress that was bad we saw other... More 

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Collinsville, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

Six of us ate brunch here on a recent Saturday, first time for my wife and me and multiple trips for the others. Awesome experience. Great location in the city's trendy Fan District, and food was even better than the location. I had the French toast with two eggs over easy and home fries, all of it done to perfection.... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Ate breakfast here on the way to Monticello. I cannot say that it was fantastic nor terrible. It simply was a meal. I had a create your own omelette, my wife had pancakes and eggs, kiddies had french toast. None of us found anything particulary outstanding but nothing to bemoan either. Would not visit again just because there are so... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Joe's is just the best. Awesome food, service, and atmosphere. This is a go-to spot for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Along with delicious food their beer selection is always impressive.

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Additional Information about Joe's Inn

Address: 205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
Phone Number: 804-355-2282
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 8
Cuisine: Italian

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