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JL Beers

Closes in 3 min: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Best Burgers in Town

Have been to all the JL Beers locations in F-M and WF. Not certain if there is a better burger in... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
Fargo, North Dakota
Downtown ambiance.

Downtown ambiance. When it's nice out you can sit on chairs with tables that are on the sidewalk... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2016
Henderson, Nevada
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 10, 2017
“Best Burgers in Town”
Sep 4, 2016
“Downtown ambiance.”
Award Winning Burgers along with Fresh Cut Fries & Chips! 40 Beers on Tap!
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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518 1st Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102-4804
+1 701-492-3377
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Have been to all the JL Beers locations in F-M and WF. Not certain if there is a better burger in town because I keep coming back to JLB. Love the chips, service is good and if you need help with beer selection from their...More

1  Thank 798galens
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Downtown ambiance. When it's nice out you can sit on chairs with tables that are on the sidewalk. Beer, of course. Good bar foods like hamburgers and fries.

Thank MichelleVacationer
Reviewed June 17, 2016

This is the "original" JL Beers and although the food is good, the service is terrible. I've been here twice now and will not go back due to the employees. Both times there was NO acknowledgement upon sitting at our table and once the server...More

2  Thank victor59
Reviewed April 29, 2016

This is by far one of my favorite locations in Fargo. I can't speak for other cities but the Fargo locations are managed perfectly. First and foremost this is tap house. They have a wide selection of beers that constantly changing and are sure to...More

Thank Mathew G
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This place has the best burgers in town and is a really nice environment...if you can get a table. The service is always spectacular and the place is sooo fun, but it is super tiny so often there is a wait or a less than...More

Thank TwinsFan2010
Reviewed April 21, 2016

They have the best hamburgers in town, they make their own French fries. The atmosphere is very nice they are a busy place but get your food to you right away. A must for people that like a great hamburger.

Thank 529doris
Reviewed April 20, 2016

...and they do both well, quite simply, and quite simple. Quaint burger and brew joint. I love the fact that the burgers are made right in front of you. Try the homemade chips. French fries are also a great choice, as they cut both the...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Gyro burger was great, beer selection is the best anywhere. OR, MI,MN,ND beers..the best of the best.

Thank Rich B
Reviewed March 25, 2016

I go there once a year, they have some great hamburgers for a great price, the style of it is great and they always have great tasting bear,for those who like too try new flavors

Thank Juniorlebaron
Reviewed March 8, 2016

This was my first trip to Fargo and I decided to find the downtown area. I saw the sign for JL Beers and decided to go there for lunch. It is a small place with only a few tables and some bar seating. I asked...More

1  Thank CJCinUSA
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