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Joe's Italian Deli

3151 State Route 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823-1300
+1 732-297-8229
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3151 State Route 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823-1300
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Reviewed today

This is not your ordinary deli. The choices are abundant and the quality of the food is excellent. There is a small restaurant attached to the deli. There are daily specials and the classic Italian fare is what you would expect from a good “Pork...More

Thank jimijf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We brought friends and met family at Joe's based upon a recommendation from a close relative who lives in Somerest. All of the food was excellent. Three of us ordered the Three Meat Bolognese with pasta. I was blown away by the delicious meal. The...More

Thank DonG498
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with family and good friends for a first time experience (for me) at Joe's. Pasta night was Sunday so most ordered pasta, they have a great special deal buy one and 2nd half off, so we couldn't resist. We had all sorts of items....More

Thank patentesquire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for a good, small but friendly place with outstanding Italian food; look no further, don't spend more than you have too. Reasonable prices on exceptionally well prepared dishes. My favorites are anything with veal; marsala, sorrentino, etc. Nothing lavishly fancy here, however the service...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

The lunch menu is extensive and reasonably priced. Apparently the restaurant is very busy and well liked. My dish which came with marinara sauce just OK. I expect more flavor from a homemade sauce. The server was good. It is worth another visit.

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I go to Joe's Italian Deli quite frequently. Great sandwiches for lunch. Restaurant selections are wonderful.

Thank mannsjm
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Love the food and the people great service I love the rice balls on Saturdays and all the great dishes

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Located in a large strip mall on Rte 27S, this place is a nice find. We've lived in the area for a while but never stopped in, we're glad we finally did. There's a deli area when you first walk in but go through a...More

Thank Arthur Y
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This place is the 'Cheers' of italian restaurants - Everyone knows your name and you know theirs. Its friendly to the point they would call my mother momma. It's very much like the neighborhood joints I grew up in 50+ years ago back in NYC....More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

This has to be our third or fourth trip to Joe’s. It’s prolly our favorite dinner experience in the East Brunswick area. We’ve met our NJ friends there and it’s become our go to place. From the bread to the appetizers to the entrees it’s...More

Thank Ozgard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3151 State Route 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823-1300
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Franklin Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-297-8229
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