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Joe's Inn

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205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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77 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

First time at Joe's Inn had the chicken kabobs weren't that great, the chicken was very dry not tasty at all, I feel this is more of an Italian based restaurant. Very casual atmosphere. I personally don't plan on returning, I feel it was not a great meal for the money spent.

Thank RD915
Richmond, Virginia
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Joes is where you go if you want food that is consistently delicious every time. It's casual atmosphere is great for all events and sizes of parties. It's also a great place to go for a date, or a special occasion. The service is always on point. They have a great beer selection and their menu is one of the... More 

Thank sfotovat
Brooklyn, New York
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extremely friendly waitstaff, large selection of beers (and some ciders if that's your thing), and a large and eclectic menu. Everyone in my group enjoyed their meals.

1 Thank jmsjamz
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Joe's in the Fan is an institution. I was so glad it was still there when I was in town last week. Lunch was fantastic. The Greek salad is to die for and the sandwiches can't be beat. And the pizza, oh the pizza!! It really is a Richmond gem worth finding. And the little market across the street rocks... More 

1 Thank Lee Ann B
Mertztown, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Met family for dinner on a Sunday night. Helpful staff, good food, huge portions. Raves for baked spaghetti and chicken parm

Thank JeanOPA
Burlington, North Carolina
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

We had a quiet lunch at Joe's Inn with another couple. Tasty sandwiches and salads hit the spot as we had a leisurely lunch and conversation. We noticed the other tables received prompt service. Our server was more lackadaisical and not very attentive. However, we will go back and bring new friends.

Thank elewis9
Chesterfield, Virginia
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103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We love the chicken livers. They give you so many a single order is enough for two people. We also get the "small" greek salad.... which is also enough for two people. The service for two is also provided by one waitress. We never have had anything close to average food served here..... it's always GREAT!

Thank Hhoppin
Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Great customer service,Food was tasteful and very good. Ask for Waiter Mr. Clancy. Freshly squezzed lemonade.

Thank sheltryroberts
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Don't know what you want go to joes inn service excellent Greek salad is a must get from pasta to steaks to sandwiches you will enjoy.

Thank K E
Martinsville, VA.
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Joe's Inn is small restaurant that could easily be overlooked in the Fan section of Richmond. It is definitely worth a visit. We have been there several times and it is always busy with a cool vibe. Last night we went for a late dinner. Service is alway outstanding and fast. We had veggie lasagna, breakfast for dinner and veggie... More 

Thank Sharon C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Italian, American, Bar, Greek
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 804-355-2282

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