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Jake's Hamburgers

1100 Ogletown Rd, Newark, DE 19711
302-737-1118
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Ranked #153 of 293 Restaurants in Newark
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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English first
New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I guess I'm the dope. I thought just maybe I could accompany my wife to try this place for the first time. But I'm on WeightWatchers ... but they had a veggie burger on the menu. I thought I could stay on my diet and eat their veggie burger, but to my complete astonishment, the veggie burger was deep fried.... More

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Middletown, Delaware
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

The burgers at Jakes melt in your mouth !! (Middletown , Elkton , New Castle & Bear....been to all :) Try an awesome handipped shake too....great flavors :)

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Philadelphia, PA
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159 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

When I step into this VERY unassuming burger joint, I wonder whether I am seeing fast-food history being made. This is, afterall, where the Jack's burger "empire" began -- a concept they are now trying to franchise across the country under the "Wayback" concept. It remains to be seen how successful that effort will be; for the moment, they're kind... More

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New Castle
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

Grease is the word.....Not the best burger I have ever had....Not worth the money either we actually ended up ill from all the grease

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Newark, Delaware
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32 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

I used 2 love Jake's when they 1st started in their humble beginnings of 1, 2...3 locations. We visited Jake's on the 1st day of Summer this year. Apparently they had some special going on with that 4 getting a free baby milkshake. We ordered that and some food 4 dinner. Several problems arose. The staff ranged from mildly 2... More

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Bear, Delaware, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

I love the burgers and the french fries! The shakes also taste delicious. If you have never tried it...you should at least once. Then, once you try it...you will go back for more! :)

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New Castle, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Everything is great at that location. From their food to their service. One of the greatest burger places I have ever attended!

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Newark, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Jakes has great burgers and shakes! This is a great lunch time option!

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movedmainer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

The best burger you can get...... double is very big

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Wilmington, Delaware
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

I'm a good eater but I ordered a standard meal - cheeseburger and fries. Waste of my money because I was hungry an hour later! Never happens with chinese food though...

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