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JO Jo's Oceanville Inn

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263 S New York Rd, Absecon, NJ 08205-9649
+1 609-748-9815
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

A great find near Marriott timeshares. Good home cooking, everything fresh. Vegetarian egg white omlet to pork roll and home fries. Will return soon.

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Thank Jim C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Walked down from the Villas near the Stockton Seaview. It's a throw back breakfast place that could be out of the 1950's. The breakfast omelets we had were great and the service was excellent. Mary Ann was a wonderful server - and got our order just right. This happens rarely these days. We love these local places especially when the... More 

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Thank Neal B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Looked like a hole in the wall but those are usually some of the best places. Service was good and everything we ordered was delicious. Historic building that was a bar and now a diner type atmosphere. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Cynthia W
Absecon, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016

I have had several breakfasts here, and never been disappointed. Not to new but kind has its own appeal. I remember years ago, used to be a bar. Food was hot tastey and service was prompt if a little stiff... I would recommend you try their breakfasts. I have not eaten lunch so can't comment it that.. Prices probably in... More 

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Thank Wayne H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

I was staying at the nearby gold resort for a tournament and didn't feel like dishing out $36 for breakfast for my son and I. This is especially since I know my son would eat only one waffle and be full. Found this great little gem and had a great omelet. Was it the best omelet I ever had? No!... More 

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Thank Mark G
Boston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

The breakfast here was ok- the pricing is the same as Shea's up the street which is so much better - the omelet here was flat-nice service

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Thank travelgogo
Westport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2015

Good, inexpensive food for breakfast and lunch. Friendly service and interesting locals. We stop here every year wile staying nearby.

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Thank Kathleen W
New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2015

Good wholesome place for breakfast! Love the Buckwheat Pancakes! Omelette' sate nicely done. Hubbie loves the Jerseys Own ...Pork Roll, Egg & Cheese Sandwich.

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Thank JakeCreatesNewJersey
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Nice little place and priced right. The place has history. Dates back to the Boardwalk Empire days. Food was good and the place even has its celebrity sighting with Eric Clapton eating here on more than one time. Jerry Ehrlich from the Great City of Philadelphia

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Thank Jerry E
Smithville, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

We are here often for breakfast, it's always good. It's definitely no frills and there are a group of old men discussing politics but if you want a good cheap breakfast, head to JoJo's.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 263 S New York Rd, Absecon, NJ 08205-9649
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Absecon
  • Phone Number: +1 609-748-9815

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?