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“Macaroni was awesome”

Not Your Average Joe's
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Ranked #10 of 218 Restaurants in Leesburg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: What does creative casual cuisine mean? Exactly what it says. We're creative, because we reject the same-old-same-old in favor of tastes that are interesting and unique. We're casual because while our food may be worth getting dressed up for, we invite you to come as you are. We're all about cuisine in the sense that our chefs apply high standards of culinary art. There it is. Creative. Casual. Cuisine. If it sounds like your kind of place, then you – like us- are not your average Joe.
Level 6 Contributor
131 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
“Macaroni was awesome”
Reviewed July 17, 2013

My meal was the flounder and I found it to be good but nothing to really write home about. However the Macaroni with chicken was wonderful. My wife had it and shared a few bites. i only wish I had chosen it. The beer was different, regional, and dark. Pricing was typical for Leesburg... a bit on the pricy side. The restaurant was clean and modern, with small booth space. The bread / garlic with oil was tasty, and the lemonade was reported to be good.

  • Visited July 2013
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2 Thank riverrunnermo
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NYAJoes, General Manager at Not Your Average Joe's, responded to this review, July 27, 2013
Hey friend, Thank you so much for the feedback. I really appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback. We can't wait to see you again. Sorry the founder was not to your liking. Let me know next time and I will gladly get you a different dish on the house.

Joe Becker
General Manager
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English first
Alburtis, Pennsylvania, United States
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Good Meal”
Reviewed July 8, 2013

Everyone in our party enjoyed their meal. The menu has a wide selection to meet everyone's needs. We would definitley return here.

Visited July 2013
1 Thank Felicia N
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Virginia, France
Level 6 Contributor
135 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Great Food & Service”
Reviewed July 7, 2013

Just have to write about one of the best and most fairly priced meals ever... not our first at NYAJ, and won't be the last. But today's Seared Tuna Salad was SO good... perfectly cooked (rare, just like I enjoy) tuna on a crunchy and flavorful slaw (loved the fennel and mango). And dessert - big enough for two - was a Fourth of July take on Strawberry Shortcake, red white and blue with the addition of blueberries. The shortcake was one of the best I've had, with plentiful ice cream and whipped cream along with the berries. So impressed with their generous birthday gift, too - a free entree AND dessert!

  • Visited July 2013
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1 Thank Anne W
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Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Family dinner-great!”
Reviewed June 26, 2013

Excellent menu choices, good food and a lovely area to walk around after eating-all enjoyed very much-good service too!

Visited June 2013
1 Thank 21208
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Leesburg, Virginia
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“A favorite place for happy hour”
Reviewed June 25, 2013

Great prices on drinks and food at the bar. The food is well-prepared, fresh and delicious. Love the heirloom tomato flat bread with spinach with the house sangria. It's so hard to resist and not fill up on the bread/olive oil dip with hot pepper flakes, cheese and garlic. NYAJs is the only restaurant that I have ever ordered meat loaf (stuffed) for dinner, and it was better than my home-made one! The service and atmosphere are pleasant, plus they are very accommodating to substitutions and special menu requests.

  • Visited June 2013
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Thank christine q
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