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Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint

80 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3761
+1 540-433-5225
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fried oreos” (50 reviews)
“burger” (268 reviews)
“fries” (74 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
80 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3761
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was in the area for a work conference and talked to some store clerk about a decent watering hole with good food. They immediately suggested Jack Brown’s. It was easy to find, downtown just along the main drag, with plenty of parking - albeit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MiketotheV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six years of visiting, and still excellent! Called ahead for take out. Greg Brady's, Elvis, reg and sweet potato fries, and fried Oreos. Perfection!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank queendork76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were in Nashville with family to record songs my father in law wrote, he was killed in the line of duty in April. His brother is a musician and had the honor of working with an amazing producer. He happened to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank kc04950
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The staff are very friendly and make sure you have everything you need. The burgers are the best! I will be going back again soon!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank awhetzel29
Reviewed October 21, 2018

The burgers (especially the Shocker!), fries & fry sauce are the very VERY best!! Service is terrific, too!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OKVA
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

No thank you, we won’t be treated with snark when coming to give you money. Amazing arrogance.....and by the way, five guys is 8 minutes away, and probably much better!More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mjldly
Harburg, Owner at Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2018

I’m sorry to hear you didn’t have a good first impression. Our host staff is hired based on personality and smiles. Can you tell us the date you visited? I wish you could have given the restaurant a try, we’ve been voted best burger in...More

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

First things first. Our server - Shauna - was everything you want in a great server: friendly but not toooo familiar; attentive and timely; knowing and helpfully opinionated. A pro. A great server elevates everything. Burgers, Beer, and really good French fries. That’s it. But...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank G3277AEdavidv
Reviewed October 12, 2018

We didn't expect to stop in Harrisonburg VA on our trip down I-81 to Florida but we were running late. Glad we did. Found this joint when we went into town for dinner. This place served us the BEST sliders and burgers we ever had....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CaptainManny
Reviewed October 12, 2018

An unexpected delight while in Harrisonburg, VA. Indeed a beer and burger eclectic joint, seating at the bar and a four top should you need it, fantastic people serving, cooking and tending to your choice of drink. 100% Natural Wagyu beef, aka American Kobe hamburgers....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cristina H
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

I dont really eat red meat, but when i do its here! Their greg brady burger (burger topped with mac n’ cheese & BBQ chips) and fry sauce is to die for. Definitely a must when youre in Harrisonburg!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank caseydia
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September 29, 2016|
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Response from fijitsdad | Reviewed this property |
Don't leave without the fried oreos. May as well double up the first time as you'll want another anyway. My health nut wife even wanted another:)
February 21, 2016|
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Response from DonnieRam | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either. Sorry.
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August 14, 2015|
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Response from Patrick M | Reviewed this property |
Less than 6 miles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $12
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3761
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-433-5225
  • E-mail
We offer over 100 craft beers and our award winning burger menu. We have beers from around the corner and from around the world. Let our highly trained staff guide you through our extensive menu, and experience the burger people love to talk about.
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