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Joe's Cafe

1126 S State St, Orem, UT 84097-7101
+1 801-607-5377
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Cafe, Diner
1126 S State St, Orem, UT 84097-7101
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reviews sounded great so headed over there while visiting Orem. Got there about 3:15, supposed to be open until 4 according to this listing, place was closed. Might pay to call ahead before you go.

Thank PatriciaCH107
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the reviews for this place and decided to try it out. We're glad we did. The place was busy. It has a diner feel. The walls are covered with pictures of Joe and his customers. Joe is a good ol' southern fellow with...More

1  Thank Steven W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Joe is by far the reason to go here. The grits are amazing too. But he is hilarious. Worth the visit.

Thank Roger P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holy cow Joe knows how to make some dang good food. I had the biscuits and gravy and they lived up to their legendary reputation!!! But honestly the greatest experience was just interacting with Joe himself. Super friendly and lively. He gave me some amazing...More

1  Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent breakfast. Not fancy. Love the place. If you need La Ti Da, this is not the place. If you want excellent basic breakfast food, this is the place

Thank Erinagh
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We have to eat here every time we visit Utah because it is all so good! However, NOT for anyone on a diet with most items generously cooked and/or doused with butter. Everything you order is freshly cooked on a large griddle behind the counter,...More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This was my first visit to Joe's Cafe. Joe's is what I would call a true "hole-in-the-wall." It's not gourmet. It's not fancy. It's just good, southern comfort food. Joe took our order. He was funny and made us feel at home. We also got...More

Thank tenaciousd68
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure what other customers see in this place. The cheese on my omelette was oily, cheap, unmelted, cold cheese. My toast was soaked with butter and was wet. No one in our group had anything that turned out well. The atmosphere was hurried....More

Thank Blue H
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

After reading so many good reviews we decided to give it a try. I really would have love to love the place because we really like the ambiance and the friendliness, but the food is not the best part of it. At the end of...More

1  Thank Fe R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Joes is very entertaining! Had the secret juice...had the special steak and eggs with the grits (definitely get the grits!). Steak was cooked perfect, toast was buttery and warm to dip the yolky eggs in. Wife had the bacon cheese burger....now....this place when they say...More

Thank Trent J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1126 S State St, Orem, UT 84097-7101
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Orem
  • Phone Number: +1 801-607-5377
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