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Joel's Restaurant

312 Main St, Trussville, AL 35173-1425
+1 205-655-8248
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“greens” (3 reviews)
“great meat” (3 reviews)
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312 Main St, Trussville, AL 35173-1425
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just like Sunday dinner at grandma's house. The staff is almost as friendly. They serve up good country food at a reasonable price. Great place for a lunch with your colleagues!

Thank H9173JAdannys
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Gotta love lunch at Joels! They always have plenty of meats and veggies/sides to choose from and it always tastes great!

Thank Xposure
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Got a vegetable plate and tea here and all was good, but the pinto beans were outstanding. Great flavor, tender, but not cooked to mush. Husband had red beans and rice and broccoli and cheese. Both were very good. Bill totaled $21-ish. You go through...More

Thank Judy19
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great food. I have been eating at Joel's for approximately 5 years. Great meat and three at a reasonable price.

Thank aronlej
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Best meat and 3! Great fried chicken, fried green tomatoes and fried okra! My husband loves their chicken and dressing!

Thank Dottie C
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Meat and 3. Chicken fried steak, greens, fried okra and squash casserole. Chased it with some pecan pie and ice cream. Great lunch

1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A varied menu with lots of daily vegetables. A local establushment and although the food is very good, it is priced too high for me to frequent on a regular basis. My price comparison is to Cracker Barrel.

Thank patricia b
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The parking lot was packed, but they seated us right away. This is a great little meat and three. Once you have been given a table, you go to the line to get your food "cafeteria style". The tables are close together, but it was...More

Thank SouthernGirlFromAla
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Six of us ate lunch here. Three had never eaten here before. Everybody cleaned their plates!! They always have a Blue Plate Special for a very reasonable price but no substitutions are allowed. Yesterday it was meatloaf, loaded baked potato casserole and another veggie with...More

Thank Bjaya
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Always has good food. Just wish they were open longer than 11-2. Never a bad meal here. Love love LOVE their food.

1  Thank Manderin113
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 312 Main St, Trussville, AL 35173-1425
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Trussville
  • Phone Number: +1 205-655-8248
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