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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)
“sandwiches” (105 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5515 Waters Ave, 70th Street, Savannah, GA 31404-6243
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband is newer to the vegan lifestyle than am I, and we absolutely had to stop here for lunch as we make our way back to VA. First of all it is a gorgeous tiny restaurant with the most courteous and caring staff I...More

2  Thank Sleep-on-the-Plane
Reviewed 1 week ago

First trip to Savannah, and wanted to eat local only. Stumbled across Joe's, and couldn't be happier that we did. Great service and great food! Easily the best local restaurant we ate at all week!!

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food! The sweet tea was fantastic. We had the BBQ pork sandwich “Ellis”. Every detail of the meal was perfect. Very friendly staff accomodating everyone with their particular needs. Lots of vegan and vegetarian options.

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you eat WHoleFood Plant Based or Vegan this is a really good stop in Savannah. Very professional. Excellent service. Food is a very well prepared. Seats 12 people inside plus a brisk takeout business. Been in business for 61/2 years. You will need your...More

Thank namvette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are always searching for an out of the ordinary restaurant in the Savannah area. “Joe’s” is one of those unique places that you feel you want to take all of your friends to. This was our second trip to this “little...More

Thank Gus R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great food, amazing almond cheesecake! Super friendly staff! The Joe's tomato jam is amazing and very tasty.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 16 September 2018

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 13 September 2018 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 8 September 2018 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 3 September 2018 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
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Susan B
9 October 2018|
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Response from Norris R | Reviewed this property |
They have a few vegan options on their regular menu, but Wednesday they prepare a couple of vegan “specials” that change each week.
Angela R
27 September 2018|
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Response from Norris R | Reviewed this property |
There is a CAT bus stop near the restaurant, but neither the free CAT shuttle nor the Old Town Trolley routes extend this far from the historic district.
6 April 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
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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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