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Cafe Joelle

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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STARTERS​
8.25
Grilled Vegetable & Fresh Mozzarella Antipasto
Sliced​ mozzarella & grilled seasoned vegetables topped w/ balsamic vinaigrette
7.95
Bruschetta
Grilled herbed italian bread topped w/ melted mozzarella & plum tomato compote
9.95
Grilled Bacon Wrapped Shrimp
Served w/ pepperoncini sauce
Fried
Tossed in seasoned flour served w/ spicy marinara sauce
Grilled
Tossed w/ bread crumbs & olive oil then topped w/ diced tomatoes, garlic & fresh basil
8.50
Black & White Sesame Crusted
Drizzled w/ general taos sauce & wasabi aioli
7.50
Homemade Potato Pancakes
Served w/ applesauce
8.25
Baked Stuffed Clams
Chopped clams sautéed w/ special herbs & spices stuffed back into clam shells & topped w/ seasoned bread crumbs
9.50
Blackened Chicken & Shrimp Combo
Lightly coated in our own cajun spices & served w/ horseradish sauce
9.50
Our New Version on Mozzarella Sticks Breaded & Fried Housemade Fresh Mozzarella Pinwheels
Fresh mozzarella rolled w/ fresh basil, prosciutto served on a bed of marinara sauce
SOUPS​
4.95
Onion Soup Au Gratin Our Homemade Onion
Soup topped w/ melted mozzarella cheese
4.00
Soup Du Jour
Ask your server about our homemade soup of the day
CHICKEN​
18.95
Chicken Panzanella
Breaded & baked chicken cutlet topped w/ diced plum tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, fresh basil, olive oil & balsamic vinegar
18.95
Chicken Jules
Topped w/ sliced tomato, melted mozzarella in a sherry brown sauce w/ prosciutto
18.95
Baked Chicken
Topped​ w/ ricotta cheese, prosciutto, spinach & mozzarella cheese served over penne w/ marinara sauce
21.00
Chicken & Shrimp Vodka
Sautéed breast of chicken & shrimp, in a pink vodka sauce w/ prosciutto, plum tomatoes & scallions, fresh basil
19.50
Chicken & Artichoke Francese
Sautéed in egg batter & served in a lemon white wine sauce over angel hair pasta
BEEF, PORK & LAMB​
25.00
Bacon Wrapped Gorgonzola Stuffed Filet Mignon
Served w/ mashed potatoes & sautéed vegetables, brown sauce
19.95
Roast Pork Pizziola
Sautéed onions, mushroom, garlic in red wine tomato sauce, served w/ roasted red bliss potatoes
24.95
Balsamic Marinated Rack of Lamb
Served over potato, portobello mushroom, spinach ragu
SEAFOOD​
21.95
Baked Stuffed Shrimp
Stuffed w/ maryland lump crabmeat
21.95
Broiled Scallops Oreganato
Topped w/ sautéed plum tomatoes, garlic & fresh basil
26.95
Lobster Tail & Shrimp Francaise
Sautéed w/ egg batter in a lemon white wine sauce served over fe ttuccine
27.95
Broiled Seafood Combo
1/2 lobster tail, stuffed shrimp, scallops & baked clams in a garlic butter sauce
Mkt
Fresh Fish Du Jour
Served blackened, broiled, grilled or baked dijon. Check today's specials
24.95
Shrimp Scampi & Filet Mignon Combo
PASTA​
18.50
Grilled Shrimp, Sun Dried Tomatoes, Broccoli, Shiitake Mushrooms
Plum tomatoes in a roasted garlic broth
18.00
Sautéed Chicken, Julienne Pepperoni
Garlic, plum tomatoes topped w/ fresh mozzarella
18.50
Shrimp & Fresh Spinach
In a creamy plum tomato sauce topped w/ goat cheese
18.95
Shrimp, Scallops, Andouille Sausage
Chicken, fresh basil, garlic & plum tomatoes
16.95
Blackened Chicken, Andouille Sausage,
Caramelized onions & peas in a cajun cream sauce
16.50
Sautéed Plum Tomatoes, Fresh Basil, Garlic
Fresh mozzarella & marsala wine
16.95
Sweet Sausage, Portobello Mushroom, Fresh Spinach,
Plum tomato sauce, topped w/ shaved romano cheese
17.25
Ala Vodka
Prosciutto, scallions & plum tomatoes flamed w/ vodka in a pink vodka sauce
17.50
Stir Fried Chicken & Broccoli
Grilled chicken w/ broccoli, shitake mushrooms, plum tomatoes & scallions stir fried in sesame oil, light soy sauce, chicken broth
18.50
California
Artichokes, sun dried tomatoes, shiitake mushrooms, plum tomatoes, scallions & fresh basil in a garlic olive oil sauce
GERMAN SPECIALTIES~​
18.00
Sauerbraten
Braised beef marinated in red wine vinegar & spices served w/ red cabbage & potato pancake
23.00
Schweitzer Schnitzel
Breaded & pan-fried tender veal topped w/ swiss cheese, mushroom brown sauce w/ a touch of sour cream
18.00
Schweine Braten
Roast loin of pork served w/ a natural gravy
12.95
Burgers & Dinner Salads Almond Crusted Chicken
Served over field greens w/ caramelized pears, bleu cheese crostini & our own creamy raspberry vinaigrette
8.95
Chicken +12.95
Shrimp +14.50
Caesar Salad
Crisp romaine tossed w/ grated parmesan cheese, croutons & our own caesar dressing
12.95
Spinach Salad w/ Chicken
Spinach, sliced mushrooms, hard boiled eggs, bacon, & crumbled bleu cheese tossed in vinaigrette
14.50
Neptune Salad
Shrimp​ & crabmeat tossed w/ fresh greens in lemon dill vinaigrette
11.95
*Create Your Own Burger
Start w/ 8oz. Of ground beef or turkey add your favorite toppings,
24.95
Baked clams
Wasabi calamari
Soup du jour
Caeser salad
Café Joelle
ENTREES​
Pan Seared Fish of the Day
Sweet pea risotto, lemon white wine sauce
Chicken Scarpiella Style
Sauteed chicken breast, lemon, garlic, fresh rosemary brown sauce, sweet sausage potato hash
Penne w/ Grilled Chicken Picatta
Artichoke hearts, sun dried tomatoes, capers, fresh basil, lemon white wine sauce
Roast Pork Pizziola
Topped​ w/ a sauce of sautéed mushrooms, onions, peppers, garlic red wine tomato sauce served w/ mashed potatoes & vegetable medley
About
Cafe Joelle is a restaurant that has been located on Main Street in the heart of downtown Sayville for over 30 years. It was recently purchased by James Caporuscio & Kyle Kenny and is still operating under the same name and has the same menu with new items being added gradually as to not upset their devoted client base
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Deli
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout, Reservations
Reviews (116)
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All reviews brunch rack of lamb salad shrimp the key lime martini nice restaurant food was wonderful place is great main st long island love this place luis desert shore specials entrees
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was excited to hear about the new ownership. This restaurant needed updating. My good friend and I shared a good reasonably priced bottle of Chardonnay. We took advantage of the price fixed menu and added a house salad to it. We had the grilled...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Donna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my daughter to Cafe Joelle after the new owners took over. We went on a Tuesday evening. The restaurant was fairly quiet. I was greeted at the front door by my server and seated me. My daughter arrived about 10 minutes later. My server...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank karenaS6623OW
Reviewed February 15, 2019

A bit of confusion regarding reservations, but it was cleared to our satisfaction. The service and dinner was excellent. Food was delicious and presented very well.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Bouelvard
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Love this place! It’s a regular visit for us! Love our waiter, Luis, and the new owner is so sweet! Don’t worry! The chef hasn’t changed! Never a bad meal! Best bruschetta around!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 543starw
Reviewed January 28, 2019

We elected to chose from their brunch menu which offered a wide variety of choices. The food was well prepared and the service was excellent. This is a really nice place which we’ll definitely come back to.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jim S
Reviewed December 19, 2018

everything was great! we had a very good meal. I had rack of lamb and my wife had a tuna sandwich and soup.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lunanunaisaih
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

I went to cafe Joelle for a Xmas dinner w girlfriends. We went last year and were very pleased. The 40 minute wait did not bother me. The waitress took our drink order right away. After that went down hill. The waitress did not come...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Surfette57
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Don’t usually dine on the south shore but we were in East Islip for a theatre performance and decided to look for a place nearby. What a Find! The food was great, the service too. A little noisy and the ambience could use some work....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank judyoconnor
Reviewed July 17, 2018

My friend and I were given ample time to visit over our lunch but my salad wasn't what I was expecting when I ordered the Almond Crusted Chicken Salad. The Chicken was tasty but the pears came in complete halves instead of the chunks I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LongIslandMabel
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This restaurant never fails. Food is always good and they still give you a salad with your meal! Rack of lamb is amazing as is the tai calamari! The bruschetta is to die for! Luis the waiter is the best! he's been their for years...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Star W
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