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Jovi's Italian Grille & Bistro

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2795 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14217-2703
+1 716-874-9103
15:00 - 20:30
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Sun 15:00 - 20:30
Mon 11:30 - 21:30
Tue 11:30 - 09:30
Wed 23:30 - 09:30
Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 16:00 - 22:30
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Buffalo, New York
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319 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I recently went to Jovi's for dinner during Local Restaurant Week. After my great experience, I found myself wondering why on earth I don't go to Jovi's more often! It is great Italian food at an extremely affordable price. They also offered one of the greatest values I have ever seen for Restaurant Week's $20.17 price. I started with the... More 

Thank Jane B
Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Starting with the service and ending with desert, it was outsanding. the specials are always interesting but the night I ate there, it was especially gratifying. It was a bouillaisse type dish with scallops, lobster, mussels and clams in a red sauce with anglehair pasta. Fantastic.

Thank joecot
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75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

It's the little things that Jovi's that make it special, like the olive mix brought with your bread before dinner, and how you can taste the effort they put into their sauce. The servers are professional but friendly. I also enjoy that they offer some specials that change each night. I will return for dinner and also happy hour, which... More 

2 Thank birdybirdcars
Dunkirk, New York
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287 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016

We brought our Dinner Club of 7 to this place on a busy Saturday night. All of the food was very good and I especially liked their red sauce. My wife tried the manicoti and I had the lasagna and both were tasty. Many in our party went for the $20.16 restaurant week combos and said their food was good.... More 

Thank Yankee33
Buffalo, New York
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Small restaurant with a huge menu, fabulous food, and great service. This is my favorite restaurant in Kenmore. Food is consistently of highest quality.

Thank Becky14217
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I have been to Jovi' s several times-with and without friends n family. We all have had wonderful meals everytime we go! All of them have retuned to bring their friends n family. We have always had excellent service. You owe it to yourself to try again-this time be more adventurous than spaghetti & meatballs!

1 Thank SmokieBandit724
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2015 via mobile

My overall experience at this restaurant was actually terrible. Being from Buffalo I figured most Italian restaurants serve great food but boy I was wrong about this place. Our waitress had a horrible attitude, we never got refills, the food was atrocious and poorly made, and on top of that, it was extremely expensive. I decided to play it safe... More 

Thank Christine Anita F
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Jovi's is a small neighborhood restaurant with a busy bar and quiet small dining room. The food is of generally high-quality. I am a fan of their lasagna their specials are worth a try, always delicious and well-prepared. Service is friendly and attentive.

Thank IzzyBuffalo_NY
Jersey Shore
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221 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Jovi's was highly recommended by a co-worker of my customer so we thought we'd give it try. Great little bar area and nice dining room. The waitress was amazing. The restaurant was full and she took care of all of us. Always filled our water and asked if everything was OK. We never had to wait for a thing. Tried... More 

1 Thank WaterfallsLover
Tonawanda, New York
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014 via mobile

Went later on a friday night. We choose to eat in the bar area. The food was excellent ! My husband ordered mahi mahi special it was very flavorful and worth the price. I ordered the egg plant rotini stuffed with ricotta cheese was delicious! Came with bread and salad. And side of spaghetti.The atmosphere was nice wasn't too loud... More 

Thank SelinaP6

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
15:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 09:30
23:30 - 09:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2795 Delaware Ave, Buffalo, NY 14217-2703
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-874-9103

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