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Jimmy Buff's

60 Washington St, West Orange, NJ 07052-5535
+1 973-325-9897
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“potatoes” (23 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
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American, Fast Food, Italian
60 Washington St, West Orange, NJ 07052-5535
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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.

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

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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

Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

I've been eating Jimmy Buffs since I was a kid. So yesterday was the 1st time in about 20 years. Italian hotdog was as amazing than as it was yesterday. I just need one closer to me now. Don't go by what the outside looks...More

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James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

Thank you Mike C.

Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Have been there several times & never been disappointed. Cold cuts are of exceptional quality. Staff are always friendly and cheery. Terrific array of toppings. Large sandwich easily feeds two hungry adults.

Thank Juara17
James R, Owner at Jimmy Buff's, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

Love the review and the 5 star rating but we don't sell cold cuts.

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April 23, 2018|
Response from James R | Property representative |
Sorry Trip Advisor does not allow web site links so go to our web page then hit shipping tab. Thank you.
April 6, 2017|
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Response from James R | Property representative |
Jimmy Buff's has only 2 locations. West Orange and Kenilworth
February 3, 2017|
Response from James R | Property representative |
The average is $4.95/ single and $7.80/ double
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 8:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Washington St, West Orange, NJ 07052-5535
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Orange
  • Phone Number: +1 973-325-9897
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.
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