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Joe's Homemade Cafe

5515 Waters Ave, 70th Street, Savannah, GA 31404-6243
+1 912-349-0251
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lemon cheesecake” (101 reviews)
“panini” (108 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5515 Waters Ave, 70th Street, Savannah, GA 31404-6243
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Joe's food is delicious. Service is quick and the "Joes" are very special people. When you visit Joe's expect to be treated like very special members of the family. They are very knowledgable of events and attractions around Savannah and provide great tips if you...More

Thank rstout98
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother,dad and I ate at Joe’s three days in a row now. We are visiting my mom in the ICU at memorial and needed a hospital break. They could not have been more kind. I do believe I may have gained about 10 pounds...More

1  Thank Tqmtara
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit out of the way but well worth it. every bite of every dish we had was delicious! I had the Ardsley- chicken salad croissant and it was full of fresh grapes and whole pecans. I ate it too quickly to actually get a...More

1  Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a skeptic. I thought the reviews for this place had to be too good to be true, but we stopped by anyway. The food and service couldn’t have been better! From the specialty crafted beverages to the panini and rich chunky lentil soup, we...More

Thank Tere T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've never had cheesy grits, don't waste your time going anywhere else. The shrimp and grits offered only during the once a month (1st Sunday) brunch is the most delicate, creamy and satisfying in Savannah. Then top it with succulent shrimp, juicy bacon, and...More

1  Thank Betty M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for fresh delicious food prepared with love and care then go to this tiny adorable restaurant tables with fresh flowers amazing cheesecake and salads and soups and specialty drinks. ENJOY.More

Thank Joan F
Joe5515, Public Relations Manager at Joe's Homemade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience at Joe's Homemade. True, we are a small cafe, but we are are BIG on the customer experience. It is hard for anyone to resist our Cheese cakes. I know I can't Hope we have...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little place is amazing. It was our first stop on a long vacation. Stayed in town a few days on way to Florida. The food was breathtaking! The bread pudding OMG! Tim that worked there was the nicest person in Savannah. Everyone that worked...More

Thank Carl26062
Joe5515, Public Relations Manager at Joe's Homemade Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Well thank you! We enjoy our guests and we want them to know we do. The croissant pudding is something that is a bit legendary here. People actually call us to find out what time it comes out of the oven. They know it takes...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for soup for lunch for the wife so stopped in at Joe's. I think everyone who works there is either a Buddhist monk in this or a past life. Everyone we spoke to there just seemed so authentic, helpful and interested in...More

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So delicious, so personal, so intimate. Don't miss going there for their baked goodies and the salads are divine.

Thank carmelas630
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard about this place for months, especially since they made the commitment to offer a vegan menu with vegan specials every Wednesday. There are only a few tables situated between the front door and the counter, but the welcome we received when we...More

Thank Norris R
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Questions & Answers
April 6, 2018|
Response from Joe5515 | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching out to us! We have a fresh approach to our food offerings and do not offer fried items. However, we do make the world's best grilled cheese sandwiches made from 3 different Boar's Head Cheese. We... More
Margaret S
January 17, 2018|
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Response from Joe5515 | Property representative |
Well I do admit I had to do a little research as to what the diet entails. I found: Meat. Yes to a burger, no to a bun. Poultry. So. Much. Chicken. Sausage. Fish. You can even eat the canned stuff. Veggies. Your options... More
June 6, 2017|
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Response from Joe5515 | Property representative |
Hey there! Our Staff will be off enjoying their families on the 4th. Hope we will be able to serve you on another day. Don
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5515 Waters Ave, 70th Street, Savannah, GA 31404-6243
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-349-0251
  • E-mail
Holiday Vacation November 23-November 30 Come into Joe's Homemade Cafe & Bakery and treat yourself to a gourmet lunch or breakfast! Choose from a gourmet selection of sandwiches with the finest quality meats to our fresh from scratch baked goods. Ask about our catering services and specialty cakes for your next event or celebration! So, do yourself a favor - eat in, carry out or place your delivery order And give your taste buds a treat! We offer a 10% discount (excluding specialty cakes & catering) to all uniformed personnel, college student & faculty and - of course - to all of our Joe's Homemade Facebook friends. And now, every first Sunday of the month we will be offering Joe's Brunch with an exclusive menu of homemade, gourmet brunch foods! We are also open the first Sunday every month from 11:00 am-2:00 pm for Sunday Brunch! "It's that good, we promise!"
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