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Joe's Italian

21 Weatherly Club Dr, Ste 500, Alabaster, AL 35007-3184
+1 205-663-4111
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“strawberry cake” (29 reviews)
“lasagna” (35 reviews)
“cakes” (18 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
21 Weatherly Club Dr, Ste 500, Alabaster, AL 35007-3184
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the live accordion player to the hustle of the waitstaff this is a real down to earth traditional family Italian place. Our visit was on a very busy Saturday but we still were seated immediately and within moments our efficient waitress was at our...More

Thank Stevencoles
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review Steven. We look forward to seeing you again soon, and pushing that review up to a 5 star. Have a great day! Mike Darnall/GM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just having moved to the area, I'm checking out places for my go to list and Joe's is on it! I got my order to go and having just moved back from Italy, I am so glad I did. I got the caprese salad and...More

Thank Anna L
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review and welcome to the Alabaster area. We have lots of other tasty dishes to try, and fantastic cakes too, so please come back and see us soon. Have a great day!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just south of Birmingham in a little strip mall is a step back to Italy! The food at this little slice of Italy is simply amazing! Creamy sauces, delicious tomato basil soup, warm soft bread... I wish I had room for the cakes they have...More

Thank Amanda I
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Amanda. Your comments about Italy made us all smile and know that we are doing it right! We look forward to seeing you again soon, and I will make sure to give Helen your compliment. She is a very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had not been to Joe's for quite awhile. We had heard it was not as good under the new ownership. W e decided to find out for ourselves. I could not tell any difference. I started with the tomato basil soup which was as...More

Thank Lee D
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lee, Great to read your review and thank you so much. It is nice to read that you still enjoy our food and especially our cakes. We love hearing from our guests, especially ones that have returned to Joe's. Very happy to hear that...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

For those of you who have never been, this is the best Italian restaurant in the Metro Birmingham area! The food is just fabulous. There is no other way to describe it. The service is extraordinary and family style all at the same time. Everything...More

Thank JW266
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the very kind words and great review! We love to hear from our guests and we value your opinion. The team at Joe's is so energized when we hear about visits like yours and we hope that you will come to visit...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

First time to visit. Wanted a more laid back place but with excellent authentic Italian food. Had been told about it from a good friend Robert Gambarelli, a true Italian, and so we went. Was a home run. Laid back, great personal service, authentic Italian...More

Thank mercedeswright1
Reviewed 25 July 2017

First time visit. Very little atmosphere and no ambience at all.We arrive early Friday night at 5:10 pm. promptly seated. very polite server arrived and gave us our menu`s,then asked about beverages, so far so good.Our drinks arrive,then the rush begins.The server knew very little...More

Thank ExecChef
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hi ExecChef, My name is Mike Darnall, and I am the General Manager at Joe's Italian. First, I want to thank you for choosing my restaurant for dinner. You have a lot of choices, and I appreciate you choosing Joe's. We pride ourselves on great...More

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is the first time we visit at Friday night, the restaurant is full and we wait for around half an hour. The food come quite slow and same as previous review said, the food is just warm, not hot. I am quite disappointing for...More

Thank Stella C
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Hi Stella, My name is Mike Darnall and I am the General Manager at Joe's Italian. First, I want to thank you for coming to Joe's, and after reading your review I want to apologize for the experience you recently had at my restaurant. You...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Used to love this place. Talked family into driving in for dinner. Dinner was cold. Extremely long wait for food. Terrible service. Worst I have ever had from here. This isn't the joes we remember.More

Thank Bamasouers
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Hi, My name is Mike Darnall and I am the General Manager at Joe's Italian. I just read your comments and I am very sorry to hear about your visit. It sounds like you had a below par experience, and for that I apoligize. We...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Haven't been since the new owners took over. Very disappointed. The white sauce is much too thick. The pomodoro is very scarce on the pasta. Mama's cake.. I'm ashamed of you for calling it that. I'm a professional baker. Her cake was a true Italian...More

Thank jks652
Mike D, General Manager at Joe's Italian, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi, my name is Mike Darnall and I am the GM at Joe's Italian. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed in the quality of our food. We take a lot of pride in our recipes and presentation, and always follow traditional Italian...More

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Carolyn N
22 June 2017|
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Response from Mike D | Property representative |
Yes we do. Please call 305-663-4111 and ask to order a whole cake. All you need to have is the date needed and time for pick-up. Please give us a 24 advance notice. We look forward to making you a fantastic Joe's cake... More
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Maurice W
19 March 2015|
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Response from Mike D | Property representative |
Just call 205-663-4111 and ask for a quote on any family take out items. Joe's staff will be happy to help. Have a great day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Weatherly Club Dr, Ste 500, Alabaster, AL 35007-3184
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Alabaster
  • Phone Number: +1 205-663-4111
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