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Jimmies of Savin Rock

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5 Rock St, West Haven, CT 06516-5847
+1 203-934-3212
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the place near the ocean. Their service is excellent. Choosing what to eat is so difficult since the menu is full of delicious choices. You must visit you won't regret it. I found the prices to be fare.

Thank kitshalee
West Haven, Connecticut, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Diner food is better not worth the cost. Your paying for the view. Use the parking lot and take a walk on the boardwalk instead. Truly don't know how they stay open.

Thank LisaR367
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family just finished spending over $140. The food was horrible. The fry for overcooked and greezy but worst of all the fish, shrimp and scallops not good at all. No one out of my five-member family enjoyed the food and the food we brought home we threw in the garbage. Two whole plates in the garbage. Jimmy has a... More 

Thank ShandaSalaam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our lunch today was fantastic. Vera, our waitress, explained the $21.99 specials. I took her suggestion of the baked stuffed shrimp. They were big and stuffing had little shrimp and not all bread. I had a choice of appetizer, a salad, potato and a delicious key lime pie. Vera was pleasant and attentive. The special is all day. Not to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a good steakhouse this is the place. They have a big variety of food and they serve not just steaks. The staff is very friendly and polite. Food is great.

Thank Ketana_01
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch, service was great and the lunch specials were wonderful. Great view, could use some updating but maybe that's it's charm.

Thank Janet H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

The portions have been reduced to half the size they were. The place no longer has that clean feeling and I was neither impressed with the waitstaff, nor the actual taste of the food. They still have the best tartar sauce though. I would NEVER eat here again

2 Thank j2dagee68
New Haven, Connecticut
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

I came with a party of 9 to celebrate my sisters birthday . After being seated our waitress came by and laid out the menus, no personality and it was obvious she didn't want to be there! After we got our food the waitress never came back to see how everything was! My daughter got chicken which was overcooked, dry... More 

2 Thank dmqkma
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Steak was overcooked, served fake lobster, and imitation crabmeat in the seafood stuffing. Server was rude, never filled water glasses or brought over plates for bread. When asked for manager she was even worse, refused to assist us, was loud and offensive and argued with us and another set of customers. This place is nothing like the old days. DO... More 

2 Thank Dawn C
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great atmosphere. I visited Jimmeys Memorial Day Weekend. We eat at Jimmeys each time we visit Connecticut coming from North Carolina. I remember Jimmeys as a young child and as a young lady before moving to North Carolina 20 years ago and the restaurant has stood the test of time.

Thank bessdrinks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rock St, West Haven, CT 06516-5847
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-934-3212

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