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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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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried oreos” (47 reviews)
“burgers” (174 reviews)
“fries” (55 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
80 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3761
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Jack Brown's...amazing, unique combinations for burgers. Love, Love, Love the fried oreos...a Must try!

Thank cghess
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I must say thanks to the friend who referred us to this place! What a great burger and fries to die for with over 100 beers to choose from. We only needed 2 but they were perfect for an autumn afternoon. Service was pleasant and...More

Thank vsbrown
Reviewed 4 November 2017

NO SPACE INSIDE. Only ONE TABLE and the bar. All seating is outside. Not a place to go if you want a peaceful inside experience. This is a College Place. However, the burgers are quite amazing! I had a "Greg Brady" which had Mac and...More

Thank Calliope1014
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This place does a good business because it serves a very good burger at a very good price. We liked the topping choices for the burgers. I wish that they would bump it up a notch and serve hand cut fries instead of the thawed...More

Thank luke47
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Jack Browns is a great place to go with one or two other people as seating is pretty limited to the bar, at least inside. The burgers are pretty wild when it comes to toppings! They are very creative. They have a daily special and...More

Thank ekelley8804
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Waited 40 minutes for a table this afternoon. I ordered the Greg Brady and sweet potato fries. The fries and dipping sauce were so good! The burger was okay but a tad bit dry and lacked a bit on the seasoning. I had to add...More

1  Thank Serenity7191
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We came for lunch. Saw on four square. Didn’t realize it was such a hot spot. 40 minute wait so we sat at the bar. Sat right away. We had cowboy burgers. Amazing. Can’t wait to go back. Service quick and amazing. Loved it.

1  Thank Jgifas
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We love to eat here when we are visiting JMU. Burgers are delicious, served quickly and are reasonably priced. Lots of different beers on tap too. We like to sit outside but there is usually a wait (dogs are welcome on the patio). Inside seating...More

Thank kwgarnache
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

What a phenomenal place to eat! The burgers are fantastic, the fries are great and comes with a special dipping sauce! The employees are great and very helpful. We went there three days in a row. The selection of burgers are vast. My favorite was...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We had the best experience here! We sat on the patio even though it was a little chilly. Our waiter Alex was so wonderful and brought us a few blankets. Drinks were great! We were just passing through but wish we could have stayed longer.

Thank Taylor R
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Questions & Answers
30 September 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:)
22 February 2016|
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Response from DonnieRam | Reviewed this property |
I don't know either. Sorry.
Paula O
15 August 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
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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
Aaron@jackbrownsjoint.com is the owners email address.
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