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Jimmy's Grotto

314 E Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-5019
+1 262-542-1500
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“calzone” (12 reviews)
“fries” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
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LOCATION
314 E Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-5019
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've lived in Waukesha all our lives, and 'The Grotto' has been iconic. We've been going since the 60's when they were merely a shack on the sidewalk. The best Italians ever. But that is no longer true. The last 3 times our beloved Italians...More

Thank Redvette69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place is REALLY GOING DOWN HILL, FAST, Waited 45 minutes , finally went up to the counter and seeing when the Ponza order will be ready, Some dude told me another 9 minutes, SAID the Machine was broke to make them , I didn't know...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Order your ponzas to go. You really don't want to try eating here under any circumstances. Dining area is not kept up at all, floor is greasy and the place looks kind of messy most days. However, you still must eat ponzas. Eating one everyday...More

Thank smacks262
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Called to place an order for delivery, told me it'd be delivered within an hour. Receive a call back 40 mins later telling me they won't deliver it!!!!! Go to pick up and they mess up my order, not to mention others were in there...More

Thank Fairascanb
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

How can u go wrong with a big slab of dough filled with anything you request, then loaded woth cheese. So, bad for u, but so amazingly delicious.

Thank jekberg
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We've had plenty of their ponza rotta's. If you don't care how unhealthy they are for you, then enjoy it! They're good, or they wouldn't be busy.. however, you should call in your order, if you know at least 30 minutes that you're going. We...More

Thank Love2Ctheworld1117
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I have lived in the area of this restaurant for over 50 years, and just recently had my first visit and my first Pannzorota. Holy moly yummy Mmmm! Think one very big turnover but with your choices of stuffing. I did the sausage and pepperoni....More

Thank GBCRZY
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We stopped in here for a quick bite but ended up waiting for over an hour for our food. I don't think our experience is typical for this restaurant but I was so irritated that the staff didn't inform us up front that they were...More

Thank MuiFamily
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Been going to Jimmy Grotto's for over 30 years!! It's the best. You must try the ponzie. The pizza is also good. Good service and fast pick up

Thank casebozz
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This place has been here forever and many of the patrons spoke of coming here for many many years which was my first clue this should be good. I ordered the "Panza Rotta" which is basically a pizza folded in half then deep fried. I...More

Thank Tank0616
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 E Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186-5019
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
  • Phone Number: +1 262-542-1500
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