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Jack's Old Fashion Hamburger

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4201 N Federal Hwy, Oakland Park, FL 33308-5532
(954) 565-9960
Today
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Juicy burger hit the spot

This was my first Jack's burger. I was impressed with how moist the burger was. Very tasty and more meat than bun! Perfect! Thought I would try "cheese fries" as I've never had them before. Don't do it! Wasn't very good. Fast service and a clean location.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Acadia80
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Halifax, Canada
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

There are places with MUCH better burgers than this. Unless you like super greasy burgers. Than this place is perfect!

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Halifax, Canada
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215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

This was my first Jack's burger. I was impressed with how moist the burger was. Very tasty and more meat than bun! Perfect! Thought I would try "cheese fries" as I've never had them before. Don't do it! Wasn't very good. Fast service and a clean location.

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Northren Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Wonderful milkshakes and burgers. My dad was in the hospital near by and wouldn't eat. Went and got him a Jack's Jr. and he ate half of it. First real food he'd eaten in 2 weeks.

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Ft. Lauderdale
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83 reviews 83 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This place has been around forever...I've been coming here since the 1980's. The best thing about it is the consistency. The burgers are always big and delicious. They grind the beef from steak and make the fries from potatoes in the back. The place is not extraordinary, just a good place to go when you're craving a great burger. And... More 

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Miami, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We looked forward to coming to this place all the time! Now with all these other burger places coming into town....Jack's has serious competition. There are much better burger places out there now for the same price, and they serve you much more food. The kids working behind the counter made the last experience probably the last time I eat... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

and also Roast Beef with peppers and onions! Large portions served piping hot and I like the choice of extra interesting condiments, pickles and raw onions. Good shakes and the counter service is quite fast considering the place is usually packed. Expensive? No way! A few dollars more then a 'fast' food restaurant with much better fair.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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69 reviews 69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Stopped in to get a burger. Food was OK but lil bit pricey. Fries were smaller portions than I thought and it was a pain in the @ss to get a drink refill from them behind the counter.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Went for the good reviews. Didn't realize that it was a fast food place. As such it is a good alternative to the big ones and juicer burgers.

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Fort Lauderdale
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112 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Interesting combinations for hamburgers, however found them a bit too greasy. More could be done to improve their product.

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A great hamburger...what they do they do well. Nothing fancy..no unusual cheeses, for example, just a good quality burger, fries and soda in a clean comfortable place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4201 N Federal Hwy, Oakland Park, FL 33308-5532
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Oakland Park
  • Phone Number: (954) 565-9960

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?