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Jack's Old Fashioned Hamburger House

591 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7170
954 942-2844
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Ranked #76 of 300 restaurants in Pompano Beach
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Flowery Branch, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

We tried this after reading about this on TA and seeing all the cars in the parking lot. What a disappointment! Hamburgers were tasteless and soggy. Grilled cheese was unmelted cheese on a bun that was flipped over. French fries were the highlight of the meal and they were just average frozen fries. Do not waste time or money here... More

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Lighthouse Point
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

Casual, comfortable, and kid friendly. The old juke box plays and the burgers are the freshest most juiciest ever. The staff is always efficient and nice. This is a place you feel comfortable to go to alone for a quick yummy burger 🍔

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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128 reviews 128 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I ate at the Fort Lauderdale location twice, and today for the first time at the Pompano Beach location. The Pompano Beach seemed to be by far a better burger. I got the 1/3 pound cheese burger and it was very good and plenty. My friend got the 1/2 pound burger and it was huge. The prices are very fair.... More

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ANNAPOLIS, MD
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Jack's wonderful burgers and hot dogs remind me of pre-McDonald's fast food joints....burgers are fresh ground daily, cooked to order and generous sized with real crispy bacon, nice empty cheese and tons of toppings and condiments. They are not too fatty either, which I appreciate. The hot dogs are regular sized, topped with chili, cheese and lots of other toppings... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I've been going to Jack's for over 10 years now and still love it to this day! I hope the burger will still be amazing when we next visit.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I have tried Jack's several times as it is conveniently located and seems to be popular. However, they serve the greasiest burgers and fries I have ever seen. The buns are soaked with grease and the fries are limp. I must be missing something.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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177 reviews 177 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

OK, I get it. Jack's is a Pompano Beach institution. Soon, local burger joints like this could be gone replaced by Wendy's, McDonald's, Hardee's - repeat. Truth is though, the burger isn't that good. Especially for $6. Based on how hoppin' the place was when I went there they won't loose business over this review but honestly, I think the... More

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Deerfield Beach, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

These burgers are pre-cooked I have tried them twice mine was flat just like a McDonalds burger.....do yourself a favor and find another burger joint. i have also been to the one on Federal highway in fort lauderdale and I though I would give them another try. Never again. They used to be good but then they got lazy. Definatley... More

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Super fresh, super tasty. Inexpensive! Not much atmosphere here, but service was prompt and friendly.Five Guys: Sorry, Jack's is better!

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Wilton Manors, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is just another burger joint. You can put on your own fixings. I you like the old-fashioned burger, you'll like it.

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