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Jim's Italian Cusine

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204 E Cherry Ln, Bellefonte, PA 16823-1913
(814) 355-2169
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Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is always excellent. Even if you ask for something that is not exactly on the menu they will prepare it your way.

Thank elt352016
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Dine in or carry out, some of the best Hoagies or Grinders EVER!!!!! Have extensive choices on the menu. Small, but clean dining and excellent food

Thank Linda M
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

My family and I have been dining at Jim's since I was a child. We love the spaghetti, chef salads, Italian hoagies and garlic bread! It is hard to say which is my favorite because I love them all. The spaghetti meatball sub is also amazing, especially when you get it on the garlic bread. Definitely a place to check... More 

Thank Katrina V
State College, Pennsylvania
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91 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Friends of ours raved over the food at Jim's, so we finally decided to try it out. The interior design was kitschy and crowded. Don't expect to be seated at an individual table. But I could live with an old-fashioned, small style where servers had to squeeze past other customers if the food had been better. I read other reviews... More 

Thank Barbara H
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

AWESOME FOOD!!!! ❤️ Friendly atmosphere, great price ... CAN NOT GO WRONG!!! Don't let the crowd turn you away, ITS WORTH THE WAIT!!!!

Thank Lori O
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We've been enjoying Jim's hogies since... forever! delicious fun and friendly... and huge Steeler fans!

Thank johnniejj
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

House or Chef Salad with House Dressing can't be beat! Hoagies are excellent, too, either cold or baked. Spaghetti or rigatoni are also popular dishes for adults and there is a child's portion of spaghetti. Family operated restaurant, started by current owner's parents. His mother's "own" house dressing is fantastic and many locals stop by just for a salad. Highly... More 

Thank Happyshopper021
Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous Italian!!!! My folks loved!!! Very sweet sauce. We all had spaghetti And loved it. Will be return customers for sure!!!

Thank wparzich
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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131 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

This place is located in a narrow alley, down a huge hill from the court house. If you're not looking for it, you won't stumble upon it. The seating is "cozy". The place is small and they are always packed. The food is excellent. I've had just about everything there but I have to say my favorite is the veal... More 

Thank Electraglide2005
State College, Pennsylvania
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Service is ok but make sure u take cash f tips. The food is ok most of it is not home made. If u pay by card the waitresses get a percent taken off of their tip. I feel that is so wrong.

Thank 320pub

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 E Cherry Ln, Bellefonte, PA 16823-1913
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bellefonte
  • Phone Number: (814) 355-2169

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