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Jacks Urban Eats 20th St

1230 20th St., Sacramento, CA 95814
916-444-0307
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Ranked #213 of 1,756 Restaurants in Sacramento
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
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Elk Grove, California
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173 reviews 173 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

You stand in line to order and pay. They give you a number and deliver the food to your table. It was fast, but mine came 10 minutes after everyone else. I had the pulled pork sandwich. It was great especially after I took out some of the cabbage. Even with the wait, I would give it the thumbs up.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Self serve with plenty of choices. Steak salad was fresh and amazing. They used Tri-tip which is the best! Glass of wine, my dinner was complete.

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London, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Delicious hot toasted sandwiches and beers served with a smile. We sat outside on a quietish terrace.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

This Jacks is always busy because it's near all the clubs and stuff. Second Saturday festivities are just a block away also Spring to Fall. Very social setting. The outdoor seating is always fun with all the people walking by. Food is good. Salads are amazing. It's the atmosphere I like at this one.

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Carlsbad, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

I hadn't been to Sacramento in many years but had fondly remembered going to Jack's. Loved the cafeteria concept where you interact with the serving staff to tell them exactly how you want your food and love that you can get turkey carved off of a full roasted turkey. Restorative comfort food. Last night I had a generous serving of... More

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Missoula, Montana
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76 reviews 76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We went to the downtown restaurant and ended up going to another one 2 more times. Each time I had a salad but they also have sandwiches and side dishes. The first time I had a "make your own" salad. I ordered the half size and it was plenty of food. They make the salad in front of you. The... More

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Sacramento, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The line at lunch or dinner is always quite long and the popularity makes parking difficult. The food while reliable is a bit more expensive than you would suspect given how informal the place is. What I like is there are good options for a group including vegitarians and meat eaters. You can ask for more of this or less... More

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Manila
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76 reviews 76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

I'd give Jack's "very good" rating if the food wasn't so expensive. I always enjoy their salad and my favorite is their steak salad. The mashed potato and turkey are always my second choice. Again, the food is good but pricey.

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WA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Good, fast service, good for takeout. Must say, my Hawaiian chicken sandwich was good but way to heavy on the mayonnaise. Good vegetables (seasonal) quite a busy place.

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Granite Bay, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

The sandwich that I had was over priced for what I received. You get a much better tasting sandwich at other sandwich shops for 25 - 50% less.

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