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Jack's Old Fashion Hamburger

4201 N Federal Hwy, Oakland Park, FL 33308-5532
(954) 565-9960
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Ranked #30 of 90 Restaurants in Oakland Park
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Hamburgers
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

It's been around sine the 70s . So that said don't expect to much. Get in inline for your order. 1/2lb cheeseburger $6.45,lettuce & tomato .40cents ( comes in a ziplock ) , bacon .50cents & milk shakes .Big old bldg . Real good burger a little messy .

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West PalmBeach, FL
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

sometimes when you go back after while, hard to be objective, but having eaten now a few times at this and there second location last couple of years, decided I could be objective. Average at best. My favorite is fact you can put your own condiments on, and they have a hamburger/tomato relish, which is favorite of mine. Nevertheless, hard... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Got to Jack's at 7:30 and was told "we're sold out". Is this any way to run a business? I think management is clueless at this place. Would I recommed it to anyone....NEVER!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

With so many burger spots around and the trendiness in styles of burgers, I just did not find the Jack burger tasty. Maybe it was an off day or my taste buds don't mesh, but I've had many better burgers before. Obviously this disagrees with many other reviews - to each his/her own.

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I was enjoying my delicious hamburger from Jack's (and they are very good tasting) when I noticed a hair in my burger...and it was not from the person's head. (ew ew ew) There were rumors about employees peeing in the milkshake machines in this restaurant 20 years ago when I was in high school. I didn't believe them at the... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Jack's has always been a favorite. The place itself is neat with a 50s-60s feel. I like that I can put my own toppings on my burger and their fries are so good. The burgers have always been fresh and cooked just right. The milkshakes are also really good when you're in the mood for a burger and a shake.... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Jack's is where the meat is fresh ground everyday, condiments like onions, pickles, relish are available with free refills!! Clean, simple and a step back to what it used to be like to get a GOOD hamburger and not pay a fortune!!

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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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269 reviews 269 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

This is a better than average hamburger joint, but I havta say, I had a greasy film in my palate in the morning. If you're a hamburger lover, you would probably enjoy Jack's.

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Naples, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

For sure this was freshly cooked. Got the giant half pounder, with fries. Plenty to eat, but the fries were overcooked and cold. Glad I went, but not sure I would again

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Lauderdale by the Sea, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Enough of the would be burger joints, this classic is the best burger and best priced in south florida, fast service and throw back decor adds to the taste no doubt, hint if you get a soda get the medium, small soda in paper cup is mostly ice my only ding

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Additional Information about Jack's Old Fashion Hamburger

Address: 4201 N Federal Hwy, Oakland Park, FL 33308-5532
Phone Number: (954) 565-9960
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Oakland Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Hamburgers

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