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J J Jamokes Restaurant

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1354 Mertz Rd, Caro, MI 48723-9508
19896733333
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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El Paso, Texas
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531 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My uncle lived in Caro for many years, JJ Jamokes was his favorite spot for dinner out. We were in town recently for a family reunion and decided to visit for old times sake. The restaurant has changed hands since our last visit so we were a bit hesitant at first. We were pleasantly surprised, the food is still good,... More 

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Thank Rose H
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch. This place is good, but not great and it just seems to be a little out of my range for a lunch. Both the lunch and dinner prices are just 2-4 dollars higher than you would expect. The food is good, don't get me wrong.

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Thank Chris M
Marlette, Michigan
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

over rated restaurant with a greedy owner apparantly, prices are high for what you get and on top of that charge extra to use credit card. I can see why there were not many people there tonight. If it were not for our party of ten, they might have just as well closed the door, still didn't make any money... More 

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Thank mhe119
TravistheManager, Owner at J J Jamokes Restaurant, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you were unable to enjoy your experience with us. We can assure you that we use only the freshest and highest quality ingredients in our dishes. Since we do use only high quality ingredients, this does reflect in the cost of our meals. If you can email us at info@jjjamokes.com with what dish you did... More 

Caro
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

The food is OK, but overpriced for what you get. I've been there 3 times and only had 1 decent waitress. They charge you to use a credit card and don't take checks so bring cash. Don't trust your waitress to know what the special is. Last time I was there I ordered and later found out that what I... More 

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Thank Kristy G
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

I live in Waterford but take my mom to doctor appointments and such and she lives in Mayville so we have been coming her for years and have very few times have been disappointed! !! We always sit by a window so we can see the deer and turkeys. ...always start with the mushrooms (yummie )...burgers are good. ..mom loves... More 

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Thank Jeanie S
Jensen Beach, Florida
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

In my many trips to Caro, MI for business I ALWAYS have at least one dinner at JJ Jamokes. It is located just outside of the center of town in a wooded setting. Picture windows provide a view of the woods where deer can be seen feeding in early evenings. The menu is interesting and food tasty; and you can... More 

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Thank Cathy M
Flushing, Michigan
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168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Brought my wife up here for dinner on our anniversary. This was our first visit since change in ownership. Can't remember what we had, but we do remember that it was just as good as it ever was. Whatever glitches that might have happened early in the current ownership seem to have been fixed, and we had a very enjoyable... More 

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Thank Frederick B
Mayville, Michigan
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

My wife and I have decided to 'boycott' JJ Jamokes . . . it used to be a fine dining experience when we first moved to Tuscola County i.e. for anniversaries and special occasions --- and just a couple of miles from our home. Our last anniversary (this spring) I decided to take my wife there and the service was... More 

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Thank Bronlow M
TravistheManager, Owner at J J Jamokes Restaurant, responded to this review

Bronlow M, It is great to hear that you have been celebrating your anniversaries and special occasions with JJ Jamokes. We appreciate your business over the years. First and foremost, our customers are always our first priorities and we greatly apologize if you felt that you were not. This was brought up at our last manager’s meeting and this will... More 

Caro, Michigan
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Service is terrible anymore. Staff spends more time standing around in a bunch then taking care of patrons. Food is not as good as it was before new owners.

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Thank bellealice
TravistheManager, Owner at J J Jamokes Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello bellealice, We are upset to hear that the service offered to you was not of the attentive nature all staff members have been trained to provide. We understand your concerns as our staff members should be focused on our customers’ needs at all times and will be speaking with them about this pressing matter. Please know that we still... More 

Southgate, Michigan
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

The place for dinner & cocktails in this area of Michigan's "Thumb". A wide range on the menu. As you eat, the picture windows allow you to watch more birds birds than you can imagine, along with turkeys & deer in the back yard. So restful. The food was prepared as ordered. The waitstaff were a lot of fun to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1354 Mertz Rd, Caro, MI 48723-9508
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Caro
  • Phone Number: 19896733333

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