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Jax Bar & Grill

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339 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
818-500-1604
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Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Jazzy Atmosphere!

We loved walking in with all the old time Jazz atmosphere! The service was great and the piano playing, then the jazz band afterwards just added so much atmosphere to the night! They make great drinks to add to the fun! I did order the tri-tip steak and was expecting it to be more tender... oh well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Porsche-the-Traveler
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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Orlando, Florida
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Highly recommend a vist to Jaks when in Glendale. The live local music provides great atmosphere. Excellent bar if you just want a drink and enjoy the live music. Highly recommend the rack of ribs and the garlic mash potatoes. Salmon was excellent as well. Wait staff was very friendly and help in choosing a wine for the meal.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We loved walking in with all the old time Jazz atmosphere! The service was great and the piano playing, then the jazz band afterwards just added so much atmosphere to the night! They make great drinks to add to the fun! I did order the tri-tip steak and was expecting it to be more tender... oh well we had a... More 

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Lancaster, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The good: Jax has always been a place that my husband and I enjoy visiting when we are in the area. The food we have been served there has always been quite good and the service has usually been fine. The décor does make you feel like you have stepped back in time, and who doesn't love live jazz? (don't... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I agree with some of the reviewers that the food is just average here. What my husband and I like is the atmosphere, ambiance, and good service. The Bar service makes very good drinks. We both chose the tri-tip dinner and it was not as delicious as I was hoping it would be. The meat was a bit tough and... More 

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Yerevan, Armenia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

A little bit tired, but very comfy place with cheerful staff and good beer. Music a bit too overwhelming, but hey, it is all part of atmosphere. Served beer in a cracked glass this evening, and got a replacement beer free of charge. That's good service. Thanks, like it!

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Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Neighborhood bar and restaurant with average food, but good live music. Average at best. Service was very good though for large groups.

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United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The bar is in the same building as the Hotel Brandwood so very convenient for a drink before bed and the live music is different every night so you have great variety and entertainment

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Simi Valley
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Fabulous food, great service and a nice piano bar in an old building with character. Great location on Brand Blvd. in central part of city, just around the block from Glendale Center Theater. Just a tad bit expensive for my normal fare.

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Glendale, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Glendale is lucky to have such a fine establishment as Jax. Quality live Jazz music 7 days a week with no cover? Brilliant. When you walk in you are transported back in time straight to the ratpack era. The vibe is old school, but in a completely refreshing way. The food and service was A+.

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Glendale, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Glendale is lucky to have such a fine establishment as Jax. Quality live Jazz music 7 days a week with no cover? Brilliant. When you walk in you are transported back in time straight to the ratpack era. The vibe is old school, but in a completely refreshing way. The food and service was A+.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 339 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Glendale
  • Phone Number: 818-500-1604

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am

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