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Strings Italian Cafe

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11976 California 88, Jackson, CA 95642
+1 209-223-7874
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Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
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Pine Grove, California, United States
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75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I've eaten at several Strings, but found the on in Jackson to above average. Good service, great for family and clean.

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Thank Steve M
Jackson, California
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our favorite place to eat in Jackson. Have ate here many, many times and food is always well prepared and service excellent. Tuesday is senior discount night and Wednesday is all you can eat pasta.

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Thank jacksonfoodie2016
North Fork, California
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66 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The waitress was very attentive. Serving sizes were small. Portabella mushroom sauce was very salty. We used to love it here, don't know about the current chef though.

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Thank Donna D
Ione, California, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

I enjoy this restaurant a lot. The food is always tasty and the menu does change up occasionally. Their ministroni soup is so good. They serve the salad family style with these incredible mini rounds bead loafs. Nice variety too.

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Thank Sue H
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We eat at Strings a lot. Always good food and great value. Ask for senior discount 15% off bill. Their salads and pizza bread are to die for. Some of the best Alfredo Sauce around.

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Thank John S
San Jose, California
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

It's not the atmosphere; it's the food. Strings like a diner, clean, all fine; but not the fine Italian restaurant with the white table clothes and candles of the movies! But the food is really good. My husband savored an all-meat calzone and took half home for the next day's lunch. I had seafood fettucine and did the same, really... More 

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Thank CalGreyNomad
Pine Grove, CA
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Recently, we dined at our local Strings Restaurant and found it to feature excellent food. In the past, their delicious bread was always accompanied by olive oil and balsamic vinegar dipping sauce. We didn't get any and noticed that some other diners had some. Apparently, now diners must request the dipping sauce which we did. (this isn't spelled out anywhere... More 

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Thank JoanElaine1947
Pioneer, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

We have been to this restaurant several times and keep returning because we like the place very much. The stuffed mushrooms are always a must for us. We have tried several of the pasta dishes and found them all very good. I love their salad, my husband likes the soup. The bread is like an over sized roll that is... More 

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Thank Shirley810
Great Basin Desert, NV
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

I didn't know until my daughter told me that strings was a chain restaurant. This place is really good food! You expect OK food add a chain, you expect really good food at a restaurant with They must have a master chef in the back room then. The food was better than wonderful! We ordered one day some take out,... More 

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1 Thank Trpster
Jackson, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

My family goes to this Strings location often and I am always pleased. The service is very good. They serve the salad family style and it is very good. It is a creamy tangy italian dressing and all you can eat as well! I recently tried a new dish they offered called Baked Chicken Alla Panna. It is a Marinated... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11976 California 88, Jackson, CA 95642
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 209-223-7874

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