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Jimmies of Savin Rock

5 Rock St, West Haven, CT 06516-5847
+1 203-934-3212
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible27%
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American, Seafood
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5 Rock St, West Haven, CT 06516-5847
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worst seafood I have ever experienced. Carpet was stickie so they definately domn;t clean it.. Bathrooms are filthy and almost inoperable. Staff is mostly not happy. Food was stale. This is an example of a third or fouth generation family running a business into the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jeffery A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lets start with a 2 hour wait after seating a party of two, Short staffed and packed. My waitress was fantastic, I wish I can say the same for my food. It was ice cold from sitting on the line, I ordered a surf and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank poolplayerinct
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Clams were horrible waitress nice but not back timely and manager refused to take off the bill as “we ate to many” despite the fact obviously horrible green on plate. Fries extremely greasy and told that’s the way they are. Hot dogs still good but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Lorrraine T
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has the worst customer service ever! My mom who had a stroke and walks with a cane, asked the manager for a chair to sit down. The manager said my mom was complaining, but my mother asked for chair, so how is this...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank aulettabobo
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Loved this place for special occasions 20 years ago but other than an outdoor seating area and quality/value going downhill nothing has changed. I hate seeing market value as price for half of the things I'm interested in. Do yourself a favor and go to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank kb06418
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The hostess exists in some other timeline in which the restaurant is full of people jostling to get a table. On a Saturday night, here in reality, it was relatively empty. We were given a wait time of an hour and a half, and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank TripAvdJess
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

You know the phrase..."it is what it is?" This epitomizes Jimmy's in 'Staven... Nothing fancy about this establishment that's been here for over 30 years. Fried fish, clams, mussels, steamers. lobstah, whatever you fancy that will put you into a coma directly after devouring. And...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Berry_Waters
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I haven't been to Jimmies in about 30 years and now i know why. It was awful then and it still is. I got a lobster roll($21) and they had the nerve to serve lagostino pieces mixed in with real lobster. I told the waitress...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank marcy158
Reviewed 23 August 2018

All food had to be sent back due to being uncooked and over loaded with grease. Also food was not seasoned well and the coleslaw was spoiled. The manager was not accommodating, not interested in what her customer had experienced in their poor food preparation....More

Date of visit: August 2018
4  Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I've been going to Jimmie's since I was a kid going to Savin Rock. It became a go-to place in college. It was a favorite for many many more years. When it was time to pick a place to go for my birthday last week,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank jmdon51
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Response from jrocjenkins91 | Reviewed this property |
Do that save you money and health problems i had to leave that blonde hostess was perverted thought she was gonna rape me
15 July 2016|
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My family just finished spending over $140. The food was horrible. The fry for overcooked and greezy but worst of all the fish, shrimp and scallops not good at all. No one out of my five-member family enjoyed the food and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rock St, West Haven, CT 06516-5847
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-934-3212
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