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Jimmy Buff's

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Originators of the Italian style hotdog and sausage sandwiches. We ship nationwide. Fat Tuesdays All double sized sandwiches sold at single price. TBT buy 1 single hotdog and get the second at the price from the year you were born.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Fast Food, Italian
FEATURES
Seating, Takeout, Parking Available
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I started coming to this place as a kid with my mom and my grandma. Although it's really small you always feel welcome. They have the best potatoes on Earth! There is nothing like a Jimmy Buff's hot dog with everything on it, the bread...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank karlahmia
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you for your review and kind words. We appreciate hearing from lifelong customers.

Reviewed July 26, 2018

Bread stuffed with an Italian hot dog, sausage, sauteed onions and peppers, topped with potatoes. That’s the combo. Probably not the healthiest food you can get, but soooo satisfying. This is a small restaurant, with a couple of tables inside. Most of their business is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank polli00
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you polli00 for the 5 star rating and review.

Reviewed May 31, 2018

We came for their Tuesday special--a Double for the price of a Single. The line was out the door when we arrived at lunchtime, but it moved along quickly despite the interruptions from several take-out order pickups. The sandwich with two Italian fried sausages with...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 50StateVisitor
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review and trying our sandwiches. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

if you haven't had one you are missing out on something special. come here for the flavor and enjoy it while it's hot. a local sensation since it opened. i know i've been going there since then.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank johnrC8541AS
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

Thank you John

Reviewed January 2, 2018

Best Hot-dog or sausage take-out restaurant in West Orange Essex County Area. As you place your order for foot-long dogs or italian sausage, you can smell the delicious onions, potatoes and peppers frying or sautéing, and the smell have your mouth salivating and anxiously awaiting...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank BWS828
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you. Sorry it took so long to respond, your review must have gotten past me.

Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

I gave it 4 out of 5 only because it’s not a so called dress or go out spot, it’s made 2 be a quick run in & out place that you just grab a bite 2 eat or a quick lunch but the dogs...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Hotelbody
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

It has come to my attention that I missed your review I apologize and want to thank you for taking the time to review.

Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

When growing up in the 70's and taking a visit to my grandparents in East Orange, it was always a treat to have a Jimmy Buffs waiting for me. Hadn't had one in over 30 years...made a pilgrimage to West Orange and wasn't disappointed. They...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Wallysfood
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2017

Thank you Paul. Hope to see you sooner than 30 years.

Reviewed August 16, 2017

i'm a viet vet when i come back from the VA hospital for treatments i go for my TRUE medicine which is a double and a few to take home for dinner with a potato plate for my family.

Date of visit: August 2017
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James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2017

Thank you Mr. tonypalo711

Reviewed August 8, 2017

The grease is authentic along with the grime and the fading, old testimonials and the 50's look of this authentic Jersey hot dog joint! You gotta get a single dog if you're merely hungry or the double dog if you haven't eaten in days or...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank PeterEfromNJ
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2017

Thank you Peter E.

Reviewed July 10, 2017

The food will always taste good, but it's changed quite a bit from the 'old days' when you came away with an experience, more than just the thing of saying 'I just had a Jimmy Buff's.' The oil used to seep into the bread and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

OldDad T, First and foremost thank you for taking the time to review. You are absolutely correct we are making a conscience effort to make our sandwiches with less oils. Seems to be appreciated by the younger crowd. There is a way to solve that...More

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Sorry Trip Advisor does not allow web site links so go to our web page then hit shipping tab. Thank you.
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Jimmy Buff's has only 2 locations. West Orange and Kenilworth
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February 3, 2017|
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The average is $4.95/ single and $7.80/ double
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