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Josef's Elegante Meats & Deli

716 Illinois St, Geneva, IL 60134-1352
+1 630-262-1878
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good30%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Delicatessen
716 Illinois St, Geneva, IL 60134-1352
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Although you can get sandwiches for lunch, this is primarily an Italian type meat/deli/pasta store. Their frozen shrimp is pretty terrific too. Love this place!

Thank strafals
Reviewed 12 August 2016

You want a great sub at a excellent price check out Josef's in downtown Geneva. Plenty of free parking out the front door. Friendly and fast staff. The sub comes only one size X-large, every time I get one it is two meals. You want...More

Thank Alaska-Illinois
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

One of those old school, really authentic and always great experiences that cannot be missed. Absolutely some of the best homemade Italian sausage around. We have actually used them for catering several times, and they use their sausage and a homemade sauce that is to...More

Thank Roomfordessert
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I'm not sure what "old world service" might mean, but it seems apt at Josef's--a family deli that makes extraordinary sandwiches, always has a tantalizing display of meats and cheeses, and are always happy to help with cooking tips.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 16 May 2016

It has been well over thirty years since I have had the pleasure of being served at a real butcher shop. Great meats, and lots of freshly prepared foods.

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Steaks very good. Deli has nice options for sandwiches. Pre-made items too, lasagna was really nice.

1  Thank cmessdaghi
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Family owned from Dad, the kids work everyday, give tips on cooking & prep, great salads too. My kids love the 3 finger cavatapi!

1  Thank Bryan F
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

OMG! Chicken Lamone. Eggplant Parmesan chicken Parm. Ribs Their hot food to go as takeout is incredible. They also have refrigerated and frozen to take home and stuck your kitchen We love their refrigerator eggplant penne and sauce. Friendly people great service delicious food there...More

1  Thank marko4444
Reviewed 3 September 2014

You are going to need the extra room, because you will not be able to control yourself! Any day of the week is a good day at Josef's, but you NEED to go for lunch on a Thursday. STROMBOLI THURSDAY. This is the lunch special...More

2  Thank Tony P
Reviewed 17 August 2014

I'm not sure if Josef's grills outside every day, but the do for lunch on the weekends. The food is great. I had an Italian sausage. With chips and a drink the bill came to $6 - very reasonable for a great meal. My only...More

1  Thank larryd6578
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  • Address: 716 Illinois St, Geneva, IL 60134-1352
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-262-1878
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