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Joey's

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815 Mohawk Street, Utica, NY
+1 315-724-9769
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Tue - Thu 11:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the strangest restaurant experiences I’ve had. I was looking forward to eating here, having heard good things from friends who have eaten there. We (four of us)wound up running out the door. This isn’t us. I don’t recall the last time I walked out on a restaurant. I’m also not skittish, having traveled and lived on... More 

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Thank NickB-0001
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Friendly staff. Sweet peppers appetizer, linguini with red clam sauce, fradiavolo are among the tasty offerings available. The sauces on their entrees are excellent. Our favorite Italian restaurant in this area. Much better than Aquavina.

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Thank John K
Stephentown, New York
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166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

There aren't many places where you can get a big bowl of home made pasta for so little money! Pasta, sauce, meatballs... all really good, as were the greens we had as an appetizer. All meals come with a basic salad and garlic bread. Nothing fancy, but nothing to complain about either. Service was friendly, quick and accurate.

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Thank KimMcMann
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

I have to agree with Maureen M who had posted a review before me. We ordered appetizers, one of them being calamari: they were rubbery, tasteless rings. Our meals all lacked flavor, albeit huge in size. We have heard such great reviews but left pretty disappointed.

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Thank Food4Food4Food
Baltimore, Maryland
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114 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Tucked in a run down neighborhood that I assume used to be Utica's Little Italy, we had some second thoughts parking on the street outside. Once inside though, this was probably the top meal of our entire NY/VT/Canada 10 day trip! The homemade pasta dishes were delicious and huge. My pork chop pizziola dish was amazing, with two huge chops... More 

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Thank MrSpiceMan
Buffalo, NY
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were in town for a baseball tournament and although we don't normally get Italian food out of town, there were so many in the top spots of Trip Adviser, we thought we'd give one a try. We were quite disappointed. The restaurant is not in a great neighborhood. We were seated quickly and food brought quickly but our server... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This is our go to spot for Italian food in Utica. Prices are reasonable, the service is quick. The menu has enough for everyone in the family.Highly recommended

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

I ordered a take out sandwich and said ready in 15 minutes and was. Wrap with care to go. Waitress very friendly and offer me a menu to take home as I often order take out.

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Thank Sally P
Holland Patent, New York
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Used to go here often but had not been back for years, what a mistake! Their food has only gotten better. The waitress was just great and fun to be with, the food just the best. The long hots were really hot and spicy. The ravioli made my wife's meal great but also the next day's lunch. Even the bread... More 

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Thank Jeff M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Genuine old-time atmosphere with genuine Italian food (esp sauces). Nothing fancy, just dependable good food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 20:30
Thursday
11:30 - 20:30
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 Mohawk Street, Utica, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Utica
  • Phone Number: +1 315-724-9769

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?