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Jack's Restaurant and Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

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Menu

6.00
Mocha Cheesecake
Chocolate chips & oreo cookie crust
6.00
Chocolate Indulgence
Guittard chocolate,‏ toasted pecan & walnut crust (gluten free, flour free)
6.00
Pumpkin Bread Pudding
Cinnamon cream
6.00
Caramelized Banana Split
6.00
Chocolate Tuxedo Cake
6.00
Butterscotch Creme Brulée
6.00
Apple Pie à La Mode
6.00
Thai Ellie Baklava
Vanilla ice cream
DESSERT WINE‏
8.00
Noval Black, Ruby Port: NV
8.00
Mer Soliel. Late Harvest Viognier: 2003
9.00
Warre's Lbv, Ruby Port: 200O
10.00
Warre's Otima, 10 Year Tawny
SCOTC
9.00
Oban ‘West Hlchland’ 1 4Yr
12.00
Talisker ‘Skye 1 Oyr
13.00
Glenlivet18
14.00
Lagavulin ‘Islay’ 16Yr
60.00
Macallan 25W
COGLNJACN‏
8.00
Martellvs
8.00
Hennessy
20.00
Remymartinxo
GREFKAPE RITI FS
7.00
Metaxa 7 Star Brandy
7.00
Barbayianni Ouzo
8.00
Plomari Ouzo
About
We’re here seven days a week. We want you to feel comfortable coming in any time. All of those days. For breakfast, lunch or dinner. We want to be the place you come to for an omelet and coffee before work, a cocktail and appetizers after, a quick bite for lunch or dinner, or a burger and a beer before or after the movie. We want to be the place for a dressed-up meal when you’re trying to impress that special someone. And we want to be the place where you hold your business meetings or celebrate life’s milestones — birthdays, graduations, engagements, weddings and more.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service, Reservations
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outstanding place for breakfast, or any meal. Restaurant is open early, with long hours daily. Large menu, many tables, full bar, many TV's, friendly and quick service, with lots of free parking. Check in with host, and you'll get a vibrating pager. The wait is...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Southcityca
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

First time here. Impressed by scope of everyday menu - starters. Next visit, do hearsay items - omelette, shrimp scampi, tuna sandwich - sweet potato fries, etc. Lots of regulars. Coconut shrimp - very good, presentation looked overcooked. Wrong Spanicopia(sp) Greek spinach pastry, was good,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TedL1049
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

We travel a lot and were in San Francisco for 24 hours. Jacks was recommended to us by our Air BnB host. Glad we went. Breakfast was the best we have ever had in the US ! Bacon and eggs done perfectly and tasty! They...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BertiePonsonbySmythe
Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

Great menu with great gluten free pasta options. Good happy hour selections and drinks. Fun place to eat.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Retired T
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Parking lot is crappy. It's a busy place some times. BUT! Wait times are not that long usually. Food is consistently good. I've gone for all meals - breakfast, lunch and dinner and I've tried a lot of different things on the menu - ALL...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robin U
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Bar was great, service was prompt. Food was good and hot. would definitely return with family! thank you !

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jason M
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Needed a spot somewhat close to Millbrae BART & read many reviews of options so made a decision. This is a busy family restaurant and can be very busy and noisy. The food is average, lots of choices and big portions. I had Polenta, enough...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Fran G
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Out of town on Christmas eve leaves you searching... We started too late but identified four places in San Mateo that sounded good. Then we started driving and the first two were closed. We were relived when we went into Jack's but they informed us...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FromVegas
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

A good place for a quick bite. Great menu. Service is quick once you get seated. Can get pretty loud depending on what time you go.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pbenaducci
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

This would be my go to place if i lived in San Bruno. In fact, there were several people sitting around me who said that they ate there all the time. Great "home cooked" food like mac and cheese, fried chicken, yet steaks and seafood...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Moira B
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Response from Weekendramblers | Reviewed this property |
Just saw this question! They have lots of TVs, but , we went for the food, and it will be on our itinerary for our next stay in,the SF area.
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