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Joey Garlic's

€€ - €€€Italian, American,
150 Kitts Ln, Newington, CT 06111-4248
+1 860-372-4620
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant fries” (44 reviews)
“pizza” (86 reviews)
“salad” (55 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Value
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LOCATION
150 Kitts Ln, Newington, CT 06111-4248
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Joey's to get their great egg plant fries (large order) and ordered their "kitchen sink" large pizza. - Fries were terrific as usual. - Pizza was tasty BUT it was swimming in oil and grease. The crust was so thin there were...More

Thank RickyCruise
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I'm so sorry if you were disappointed by your recent visit in any way. Whether you're dining in or taking out, we are adamant about making all of our dishes fresh and from scratch, so it's a shame that your pizza was not what you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Anything you order at Joey’s is not only delicious but, you’ll have enough for tomorrow’s meal. The sauce used in the entrees, grinders and pizza is especially delicious..My favorite appetizer or to eat along with a grinder or salad is the Eggplant fries.They are to...More

Thank F4236MWchristinea
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. I'm thrilled to hear that you've enjoyed delcious food with plenty of left overs! We hope you'll join us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoy Joey's in Newington often. Our experiences have been consistently positive, the food and staff are great(and most of the servers are alot of fun). Good food, portions big enough to get two meals out of them-making Joey's a good value.

Thank marisa f
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review! I couldn't be happier to hear you've received consistently good food & service! We can't wait to share many more delicious dishes with you in the future!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our server was really great! Very friendly and provided great recommendations. We had linguine bologonese, carbonara and broccoli rabe- all three were excellent! The portions are huge- we only ate about 1/3 of the dishes and took them home for another two meals. Really enjoyed...More

Thank bakerm2290
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! I couldn't be happier to hear your sever took such wonderful care of you. It's always great to hear the food was delicious too! I'm so glad you received such great recommendations. We hope you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

I always enjoy the meals at Joey Garlic's. The Pizza is always delicious. The service is always good and it is a great atmosphere.

Thank David M
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks for the awesome review David! I’m so glad you can count on us when you’re craving some delicious pizza & quality service. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Manchester location just recently opened. Having been to the Newington restaurant many times, I expected the same. We ordered a chicken grinder. The meat in it was sparse. What a disappointment. In addition, the service was slow, slow, slow. Perhaps I will give it...More

Thank loishms
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you so much for visiting our new Manchester location. I'm dissapointed, however, that your experience was anything less than perfect. Our menu items are being prepared the same way, using the same ingredients in both Newington & Manchester. I'm sorry if you felt the...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

There is a new Joey Garlic's in Manchester Ct, that I am unable to get listed at TripAdvisor. It is located at exit 62 off I-84, easy off, easy on. The food is very good, plentiful size meals, either be hungry or have some room...More

Thank kltbaker1
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We are working to verify our new location on Trip Advisor & it will be available shortly! I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed both the food & service. We appreciate you stopping in and hope to see...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Oh Man...Where do I start?..So, arrived on a Thursday night, no wait, requested seating in outdoor patio (empty)..seated immediately, of course. Justine our Server placed drink order, delivered, food order (I asked to “fire” apps & entrees)...tic toc, tic toc...*yawn*..tic toc...I got up and walked...More

Thank Todd H
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

I'm so sorry if you've ever had to wait a bit longer than anticipated for your order. We take great pride in creating all of our dishes to-order and from scratch, so they may take a bit longer to make than a typical restaurant. I'm...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Great food and great service! The Scampi is outstanding the portion was gigantic! I travel for work and was looking for a local Italian restaurant and saw this on Trip Advisor, after going to the wrong restaurant in the wrong town I made it here...More

Thank Paul S
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your kind words Paul! I'm so glad you were able to find us & enjoy a wonderful meal! We strive for quality food & service and I am so glad you hear you received both....More

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Always love when I can stop and eat at Joey Garlic's I was sad to see they changed the menu and one of my favorite things was gone .. The quesadici was definitely my go to appetizer but was filling enough to be my meal...More

Thank Chriscross64
Allison S, Guest Relations Manager at Joey Garlic's, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thanks for the amazing review & reccomendation Chris. It's wonderful to hear our team took such great care of you! We apologize about the menu change, but I'm thrilled you were able to find a new, delicious appetizer you love! We truly appreciate you taking...More

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Yes, they do. We had lunch in their bar, actually.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Kitts Ln, Newington, CT 06111-4248
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newington
  • Phone Number: +1 860-372-4620
  • E-mail
Description
At Joey Garlic's, we are all about the food! Our mission to make all of our guests feel welcomed and to deliver only the best quality food combined with unmatched service. We are strong believers that no one should leave hungry under our roof! We offer generous portions at reasonable prices and make it a point to make all our dishes from scratch using exclusively fresh ingredients. We feature traditional Italian dishes such as pastas and brick oven pizzas and we also offer some delicious American favorites including old school grinders, fresh ground hamburgers, wings, giant milkshakes & a kid’s menu for every palate. Whether you are looking for a family dinner, a date night, or a great place to meet your friends, Joey’s is the place for you!
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