We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Billy Jack's Shack

Order Online

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Location and contact


We use peanut oil.
We served coke products.
Carry-out orders 540-433-1793.
Sunday to wednesday 11am-12am.
Thursday to sunday 11am-2am.
Ask about our daily specials.
Mixed or match any two sliders 6.99. served w/ a half order of fries.
Fried Chicken
Country​ fried & topped w/ dill pickles, sricha-mayo, & cheddar.
House blended beef & ground bacon topped w/ cheddar, & billy jack's sauce.
Cordon Bleu
Fried chicken breast topped w/ ham & swiss.
Barbecue Chicken
Chicken thighs coked on BBQ, topped w/ bacon & cheddar.
Wagyu Beef
Wagyu beef, same beef as jb's sliders topped w/ sauteed onions, cheddar, dill pickles & yellow mustard.
Crab Cake
Crab meat patties topped w/ tomato, shreded lettuce, & house-made tartar sauce.
Full 2.99
Half 2.99
Cheddar cheese +0.99
Cheddar cheese +0.50
Oventoped wagyu chili +2.50
Oventoped wagyu chilli +1.75
Ask about our daily fry special.
Full 7.99
Half 4.50
Chili cheese fries w/ bacon, sour cream, green onions, & pickled jalapenos.
Southwestern Chicken Salad
Romaine,​ hose made tortillas strips, mixed beans & cilantro, grilled or fried chicken topped w/ a house vinaigrette.
Frito Pie
House made wagyu chilli topped w/ cheese, sour cream, & scallions. Served in a bag of fritos.
Fried Pickles
2 deep fried pickles in served w/ a side of blackedn ranch.
Cup O' Chili
Our oventop wagyu beef chili w/ sour cream, green onions, & cheddar cheese.
Chicken Sammy
Country-fried or grilled chicken breast w/ cheddar cheese, house-made slaw & dill pickles on a local brioche bun.
Fried Chicken & Waffles
Country friedchicken breast w/ house-made malt waffles, maple syrup, & hot sauce.
3 5.99
6 9.99
Leg Horns
Our boneless strips, breaded in panko bread crumbs fried & tossed in any of our signature sauces.
Sticky Nuggs
Chunks of fried white breast meat tossed in any of our house-made wing sauces. Served w/ ranch or bleu cheese.
Half dozzen 5.99
Dozen 9.99
Classic Wing
Enjoy​ you classic bone-in wing tossed in any of our house made sauces.
The Dirty Duo
Chocolate frosting & crushed oreos
Barb's Desk Drawer
Vanilla frosting & m&m's.
The Muddy Pig
Nutella & bacon crumbles.
The Psycho Girl Scou
Peanut butter, chocolate ant bunt marshmallow.
red neck Monte Cristo
A fried Pb & J.
Join Us for 11 am- 2 pm every Sunday.
Buttermilk biscuit
Cinnamon n' sugar waffle
Country fried chicken breast
Pecanwood smoked bacon
Country sausage patty
Country ham
Bj's Breakfast Sliders
Create your own. Two breakfast sliders servedon a bed of hash browns. All are topped w/ a farm fresh egg & our cheese blend.
Chicken & Waffles Benedict
Our crisp fluffy waffles w/ bacon cooked inside, served w/ our signature country-fried chicken & topped w/ a fried egg & house-made hollandaise sauce.
Biscuit & Gravy Breadbowl
Homemade buttermilk biscuit bread bowl, overflowing w/ our fresh sausage gravy.
The Zoe
An​ oversize, house-made biscuit, split & grilled, country-fried chicken amothered w/ sausage gravy & melted cheese, & topped w/ a farm fresh, fried egg.
Mimosa (bubly & OJ 1.50 during brunch)
Bj's bloody mary (housemade bloody mary mixed w/ house-infused jalapeno-garlic vodka & rimmed w/ bacon crumbles)
Irish coffee ( fresh brewed coffee & jameson & maple-brown sugar syrup)
Brunch Cocktails
House Margarita
Cazadors tequila, cointreau, fresh lime juice, agave nectar.
Pickle Back
House shooter jameson chased w/ dill pickle juice.
Bloody Marry
House-made bloody mary mixed w/ house-infused jalapeno-garlic vodka & rimmed w/ bacon crumbles.
Dark & Stormy
Gosling's dark seal rum & ginger beer.
Ol' Pinky
Absolut vodka, cointreau, grapefruit juce.
O'L Rosie
Tanqueray dry gin & house-made rosemary lemonade.
Allie's River Drank
Vodka, cointreau, house-made lemonade & OJ.
Beer Flights
Choose any four draft or cask beers, receive 4oz. Sample of each. Check out the back of your flight sheet for tasting tips.
Beer to Go
We do growler fills.
10 to purchase a grower- 10/12 to fill a grower.
Not all beers available for refills.
Happy hours
Monday-friday 3-7pm
1 off draft beers
2 craft draft line
Feautureed each night
6 wings or 3 lenthorns + 1 draft beer = 6.99
The shack that started it all. Serving our signature burgers, chicken sandwiches, salads, a raw oyster bar, and of course bacon, bacon, bacon. Stop by to catcha game, enjoy a cocktail or a craft beer.
$2 - $12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (161)
Filter reviews
160 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews brunch sliders fries donuts wagyu beef oysters burger cobb salad cheese and bacon breakfast burrito chilli college kids great bar food table seating college town very cool place different beers
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 160 reviews
Reviewed today

My husband and I came out to Harrisonburg to visit the Massanutten Water park Resort and was referred to Billy Jack's for dinner. The wait was short even though it was packed, our waiter was so sweet and patient, and the food was finger licking...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DayTrip34301772434
Reviewed yesterday

Billy Jacks is the spot to go day or night, weekday or weekend, sober or hung over. Great food, fun/friendly staff, and you just feel like you belong. They love their customers, and have a passion for the industry that shows. Go there. If I’m...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Roving43096326952
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved everything from the burgers to the staff. Our waitress kept us laughing and the food was amazing. It was a breath of fresh air compared to a few places downtown. We'll definitely go back.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Lbible
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon entering the restaurant we weren’t greet by any staff, just ended up finding a table ourselves. We grabbed some crayons and coloring sheets to occupy ourselves, but after our waitress finally arrived she forcefully took both items claiming the were running short and needed...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Getaway66717190393
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went in for Sunday brunch and the donuts are amazing. We opted for sliders rather than traditional breakfast food.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Donna C
Reviewed May 19, 2019

Dropped in with our daughter who is a student at JMU for a quick lunch before heading back home. The vibe here is very much a funky college bar/restaurant. the food is affordable and tasty. Service is very good and the food arrives quickly. We...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Georesearch
Reviewed May 19, 2019

Went here on a Thursday night for the $4 boneless chicken wings and some local draft beers. It is a small place with vey little room to move around in ue to bar and tables. It was full of local college students preparing to go...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank litseyk
Reviewed May 19, 2019

nice and fancy place for a good beer, good food and good music. friendly people and overall good service.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: May 2019
Thank raymondrenner
Reviewed May 14, 2019

Needed a quick lunch before a wedding in the late afternoon. Got there about 11:30 AM and were seated promptly and our orders in. Place has a nice comfortable ambiance but it also rough around the edges. Burges came quickly and all four of us...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed May 7, 2019

Went back to JMU with a couple buddies for graduation. Left Arlington at 8am in order to get to BJs for open at 10. Every second was worth it. Easy top 3 restaurant/bar in The Burg

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Paradise15888825421
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 nearby hotels
Hotel Madison & Shenandoah Conference Center
226 reviews
.51 miles away
Days Inn by Wyndham Harrisonburg
685 reviews
1.37 miles away
DoubleTree by Hilton Harrisonburg
210 reviews
1.37 miles away
Comfort Inn
486 reviews
1.46 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 310 nearby restaurants
Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
385 reviews
.01 miles away
Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza
443 reviews
.08 miles away
Clementine Cafe
621 reviews
.04 miles away
Jimmy Madison's
246 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 77 nearby attractions
Hardesty-Higgins House Visitor Center
151 reviews
.08 miles away
Explore More Discovery Museum
108 reviews
.05 miles away
Virginia Quilt Museum
118 reviews
.12 miles away
Harrisonburg Farmers Market
70 reviews
.18 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Billy Jack's Shack staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing