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Joe & Mimma's Italian Pizza - CLOSED

694 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1832
+1 757-596-6664
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
19 May 2016
“Yummy Food at a Good Price”
22 Apr 2016
“Great food but slow service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza
694 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1832
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Reviewed May 19, 2016

Had lunch today with a friend at Joe & Mimma's. Excellent family owned restaurant. Great service. I always feel welcome here. We started with a half order of garlic knots. They are just delicious (dipped in marinara sauce). The best sauce I have ever experienced!...More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Food was decent prices and portions, except the pizza that was HUGE. Teenagers LOVED the pizza and highly recommend. Wine selection decent. Moscato was served barely chilled so we had to add ice cube. Ugh. Waitstaff was friendly but way overworked. Ate there on a...More

Thank merrydb
Reviewed March 10, 2016

Had lunch today at Joe & Mimma's. This family run Italian restaurant has been offering delicious food in Newport News since 1973. Today we had a large house salad with house dressing (huge portion, great acidity to the dressing), a large ham and cheese sub...More

Thank virginian9
Reviewed January 18, 2016

Always a family favorite for the food. I have been going to Joe & Mimma's Italian Pizza since 1999 and not once have I or the Family experienced anything short of excellence. Great food, reasonable prices, and a fantastic community of guests.

Thank Ed F
Reviewed January 10, 2016

A classic New York style Italian restaurant. Huge portions of very good food. Our party had Eggplant and Chicken, Chicken Francese, Lasagna, Cappelini with Eggplant.

Thank Bklyn03
Reviewed November 17, 2015

This restaurant is one of the most consistent we go to for Italian food. This family owned will always be the go to restaurant in N. N. for good quality food and great service. The Buffa family is always there to make your trip tro...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed November 16, 2015

We've been visiting here for years, usually getting take-out. We recently dined with another couple. It has changed over the years. The food is alittle different but still just as good. Our wait staff was very attentive, frequently checking on us but not being a...More

Thank Sotakova
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Uuugh. This place is huge on the inside but I didn't see more than 6 families in there. We were there for a big birthday party since this was the birthday boy's favorite place. I started off by ordering an Italian side salad. Itnwas shredded...More

Thank uvameghan
brav0man, Owner at Joe & Mimma's Italian Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2015

Hello uvameghan, We thank you for your compliments on the service offered to you! We do apologize, however, that the food served to you was lackluster in your opinion. All dishes we serve are made in house to order using authentic recipes. We comprehend that...More

Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Really the title says it all. Perhaps something in the past with the original owners but now the only this good is the servers' memory of how it used to be. Egg plant parm, I was left with yolk on my face. Plain flavorless and...More

Thank HungryCurmudgeon
brav0man, Owner at Joe & Mimma's Italian Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2015

HungryCurmudgeon, We are very disappointed to see how unhappy you were with the items you had ordered at our establishment. We do pride ourselves in using top quality ingredients and would like to know more about the date and time of your visit. If you...More

Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

I grew up in Newport News. This is always my favorite place to go to when I go home to visit. Excellent

Thank Cheryl A
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 694 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-1832
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-596-6664
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