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Joe's Buffet

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834 Texas St., Fairfield, CA 94533
+1 707-425-2317
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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73 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

We love, love, love, the sandwiches at Joe's! The pastrami, the roast beef and the turkey, are the favorites! Great food for a great price. Fresh and delicious, always!

Thank Tracy P
Fairfield, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This is one spot I've gone to for decades. The roast beef sandwiches are excellent. In fact, they are so good I've never tried anything else!

Thank Laura T
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

We heard awesome things about Joe's Buffet and they were all true we had a great time and a great lunch thank you

Thank jill p
Fairfield, California
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Best sandwich, love the dipped roast beef! Great for a hearty lunch, get their early, it's busy. Also has great sides, the potatoes salad goes great with any sandwich .

Thank Efraino56
Castro Valley, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Joe is very, and I mean "very" generous with the meat on his sandwiches. They are really fresh and the taste is super yummy!

Thank Mundo510
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best Pastrami Sandwich I've ever had! The pastrami is tasty and high quality. Does not have all the fat you typically find in a sandwich like this. The staff is very friendly, and will give you a taste of things to help you decide. I love the potato chunks as a side; the seasoning on... More 

Thank Sandra V
Fairfield, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We have been going to this deli for nearly 50 years. They have changed hands a few times, but always the same wonderful food. They expanded several years ago, but it looks as though the floors have never seen a mop since then. The walls are in need of paint, too, and the vinyl on the chairs is falling apart.... More 

Thank DianeandKen
Fairfield, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

It reminds me of something we would see on Drive-ins Diners and Dives. Good old fashioned cooking that is the epitome of comfort food. My favorite place to go in the winter and get an open face roast beef sandwich with mashed potatoes and gravy, mmmmm good eatin!

1 Thank Sherrie E
Fairfield, California
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Joe's since I was a child. Both my grandmother and my mother worked downtown and we were down there frequently. This places has always had amazeball roast beef sandwiches. They taste is consistent, but I've noticed the serving sizes have shrunken over the years. Still an old favorite and a must when out of Towners come... More 

1 Thank AJ S
Fairfield, California
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Joe's has been a stable in Fairfield for decades. The food never disappoints! Friendly aptosphere and staff. Always excellence in food quality.

Thank seansoma

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $10
American, Delicatessen
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 834 Texas St., Fairfield, CA 94533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 707-425-2317

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