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JL Beers

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American, Bar, Grill, Pub
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2531 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, ND 58201
17017381000
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Emerado, North Dakota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Honestly JL Beers is my favorite place to go without the kids. I don't feel like I'm in a college-dive bar...there's no unruly dancing going on, but the staff are super fun and we always seem to find a spot that we can hear our party conversing. I recommend this place to anyone looking for a nice adult night out.

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Thank CottonwoodMama
Crystal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went there all excited about this place. The seating outside was a great idea, but extremely uncomfortable. The prices were through the roof, slow and hardly anyone was there. None of us thought it was very good and one girl got sick during eating. The fries were greasy and "floppy". Will not go there again.

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Thank Vicki L
Winnipeg, Canada
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330 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We find the burgers, and home made fries to be consistently good quality. Now Summer's here, eating on the outside patio, is a nice change, with an awning to give shade on the hot sunny days. Always nice to eat outside! Service is always friendly and courteous.

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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Best burger in town! My favorite is the Mount Mushmore add bacon and jalapeño and enjoy with one of their many tap beers.

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Thank jjmarcelin
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Always go there when in GF. The same all the time as they say why change a good thing. The tap beer so many to choose from and the burgers with home fries.

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Thank bigmamma1
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch. Had the gyro burger and fries with the buffalo sauce and blue cheese crumble. Both were very tasty! Had a flight of beer which came cold and gave me a great opportunity to taste multiple types without committing to a full pint. Friendly service and food came out quick. I would definitely recommend.

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Thank Winnipegnurse
Grand Forks, North Dakota
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Although there's not a ton of seating, the atmosphere is friendly and lively. Every burger I've ever tried is deliciously tasty, and try those cajun fries! YUM! Don't forget to also have a beer: there's something for everyone. Servers are fast and friendly...the best kind if you ask me. Well worth making a stop for lunch or dinner, just plan... More 

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Thank Yvonne H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing and so was the service, highly recommend for a good burger! We will be back in the future when we visit grand forks.

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Thank Ashley S
Fargo, North Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

One should get there early. It is small and fills up easily. However we got the last two seats at the bar. Beer was a very wide choice. We chose the gyro burger and chips. The chips were said to have been made of potatoes grown by a local grower. They were good. The gyroburger was excellent, the service was... More 

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Thank Willem S
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

The title says it all. The burgers are solid. The draft beer selection is really good. It's got a cool vibe to it. Hit it up.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2531 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, ND 58201
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: 17017381000
Description
Award Winning Burgers with Fresh-cut Chips & Fries. 40 Beers on tap.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?