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Joe's Inn

205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
+1 804-355-2282
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“spaghetti” (46 reviews)
“greek salad” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

I had been to Joe's a popular local place for years many times later in the day. This time I thought I'd try breakfast. The service was good, the coffee was OK, and the price was reasonable. My only problem was that the grits were...More

Thank Yorkriver
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Classic Americana comfort food. HUGE portions and a great variety of food. Service was good and the restaurant was clean.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed June 4, 2018

We tried Joe's 3 months ago for the first time since in walking distance of VMFA/VHS. Had decent lunch, nothing outstand but was good. My wife had "homemade" chicken salad sub. I tasted the chicken salad, we both agreed, it was fine but boring...didn't stand...More

Thank M C
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Stopped in just a short distance off the Interstate on our way through Virginia for a Sunday noonday bite. The atmosphere is casual, the service excellent, the proportions large, the choices plentiful and the quality very good. The latter drew the 4 from two of...More

Thank Taylo102
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Busy and loud but fun. We had omelettes and biscuits and gravy and the "nickwich" and all were good. The service was quick.

Thank Lori N
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

The environment is nice & the staff was very pleasant. I ordered spaghetti & she got blackened fettuccini alfredo(I believe that’s what it was called). The spaghetti was, well, spaghetti. Not bad my any means, but not my favorite. Her pasta was absolutely incredible!!

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We recently went to Joe's for my daughter's birthday. This is a small neighborhood restaurant and there were five of us. They arranged a table next to our booth so that we could seat everyone comfortably. I think that you'd be hard-pressed to find a...More

Thank Jim P
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Stopped by on Sunday morning for breakfast and are very pleased that we did. We were welcomed and seated promptly in a booth. Service was good and food was delicious. Menu had a nice variety.

Thank dpapman
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

The reviews are accurate. Get neighborhood restaurant. Staff was friendly and I the ball. It was packed but they kept the service up and the food came out fast and correct. Huge portions, the wife and I shared a mini Greek salad and the loaded...More

Thank Nick T
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We were looking for a place to walk to after a lunch time lecture at VHS. TA came through again. I read a few reviews and looked over the menu. Seemed like interesting place. Neither my wife or I are fans of huge portions normally....More

Thank M C
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July 30, 2018|
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Response from Lori N | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. Maybe call them and ask?
August 15, 2017|
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Response from Pedro C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking behind he restaurant but is only 5 spots and its full most of the time, best way is to use Uber and get driven there and picked up. Trust me is all worth it, I lived in Richmond for 50 years, retired to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 N Shields Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-3433
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-355-2282
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