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Jaks Bar & Steak House

€€ - €€€, British,
Granville 43 Loch Promenade, 43 Loch Promenade,, Douglas IM1 2LZ
+44 1624 663786
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (218 reviews)
“mixed grill” (18 reviews)
“ribs” (22 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Granville 43 Loch Promenade, 43 Loch Promenade,, Douglas IM1 2LZ
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went twice for a Sunday Lunch. First time had the car very offer which was excellent. This time, we had steaks which were superb. Good service. It’s not quiet but it’s above a pub and you’re there to eat well, not to attend mass !!...More

Thank ManxmanSJP
Reviewed 5 days ago

Recently enjoyed the Sunday carvrey, very good value and really well cooked tasty food. Have eaten on week nights occasionally and had great service and delicious steaks. Excellent place to eat, highly recommended.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

food was brilliant in the afternoon had a great sports bar vibe and turned into a pleasent nightclub in the early hours well reccommended

Thank mufc1991cc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is entered via an unexciting staircase at the back of a pub on Douglas promenade. Once you’re upstairs though it’s pretty lively and rather good. The steaks are particularly impressive, but there’s plenty of other great food to choose from as well. We...More

Thank sookeico1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Read previous reviews about the place and thought we would give it a try. We called in on a Thursday evening, and it was packed, but the staff moved tables around to make space for us and i cannot thank them enough. The wife and...More

Thank Royce H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good sports bar - had loads of TV's showing all different sports. Didn't eat so can't comment about the food.

Thank jmholiday
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered 3 burgers and the burger meat was tough, bread was so tough that my family wasn’t able to even eat the burger with their hands and had to use a knife and fork. The steak I ordered just tasted like charcoal and nothing else....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a joke of a place. Took my partner and two young kids there last Sunday for a light bite, ordered drinks for us all and got the kids settled. We looked at the menu and decided all we fancied were two (large) plates of...More

3  Thank Kenney H
Johnandrewg, Owner at Jaks Bar & Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Firstly let me apologise for any misunderstanding you may have had. We don’t sell starters as a main meal the same as any restaurant that I’ve ever eaten in. The restaurant was full with other patrons waiting for tables. We don’t have large portions of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whiled away an hour as the rain continued to fall on the island. Good location on the prom and very easy to spot, good choice of food and drinks. The downside being the endless churning SkyTv Sports News that churns on every TV's - when...More

Thank AshbourneIan
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit on this occasion was nothing but enjoyable. The waiting staff were very friendly and accommodating, ensuring all our needs were met. The food was brilliant; all our meals tasty, generous sized portions and well cooked. We even had a dessert on this occasion...More

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Karen B
2 January 2017|
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Response from gazmc1964@manx.... C | Reviewed this property |
i think they serve food every evening.
Karen B
2 January 2017|
Response from JohnNewellIOM | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Granville 43 Loch Promenade, 43 Loch Promenade,, Douglas IM1 2LZ
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Isle of Man  >  Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1624 663786
  • E-mail
•WIFI Enabled free of charge for all customers.•Open 7 Days a week (Mon-Thurs 11am to midnight, Fri & Sat 11am to 1am, Sun 12 noon to midnight).•Located next to the main shopping street (and Strand Shopping Centre)•Established in 1990 and still under the same owners - Mr Andrew Gibbs & Mr Keith Bernard.•Ample parking available on main promenade.•Access to bus services, horse tram services, and taxi rank, with stops directly outside the front door.•We accept all major credit/debit cards and luncheon vouchers.•Cash machine in the main bar.•Disabled toilet facilities.•Number 1 for football on the island - all live sports shown.•FREE text message service delivering all live football screenings at Jaks, with exclusive member offers.•One of the largest selection of draught beers on the island.•Doubles bar all day.•Music System with best of classic dance/R&B at weekends and classic music during the week Main Bar•Upstairs main bar.•Doubles bar all day.•One of the largest selections of draught beers on the island:-•Carling, Carling Extra Cold, Peroni, Heineken Export, Stella Artois Export, Coors Light, John Smiths Greene King Bitter, Okell's REAL ALE Bitter, Strongbow Cider, Guinness & Guinness Extra Cold, all on draught!•Number 1 for football on the island - all live sports shown!•New For This Season SKY SPORTS HD on every screen!•2 FULL HD Big Screens (one 10ft - Largest on the Island!!)•4x50" Full HD Digital Plasma Screens.•4x42" Full HD Digital Plasma Screens.•1x10ft Full HD Wide Screen (largest on the Island!).•3x20" LCD Screens with live football results.•6x LCD Bar Pump screens (exclusive to the Island!)•FREE text message service (introduced to the Island by Jaks Bar in August 2002) delivering all live football screenings at Jaks, with exclusive promotions and drinks promos to all members!•The most up-to-date satellite system in the Island. We proudly boast that we can show up to 7 different football matches at the same time!•Exclusive 'Split Sound Technology' that enables us to have commentary to 2 different football matches on at the same time!•Friendly, professional, fully-trained bar staff, delivering the quickest service on the Island!•Full Wine Menu•Cocktails Served all Day - Everyday•Shots and Shooter served all dayRestaurant•Newly refurbished (Bookings advisable) •Full Table Service•New Evening Menu•Sunday Lunch Specials•Pre booking advised to aviod disappointment•Fresh Chargrilled Steaks.
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