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Jake's Wayback Burgers

1100 Ogletown Rd, Route 273, Newark, DE 19711-5416
+1 302-737-1118
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
24 Nov 2016
“Very tasty burger and shake”
2 Sep 2015
“Not Bad”
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Fast food
1100 Ogletown Rd, Route 273, Newark, DE 19711-5416
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Came here for a quick lunch with a friend. I enjoyed a nice and tasty burger with all the works, and the strawberry milkshake was good as well. Taking into account that this started as a a single simple burger shack, that has now developed...More

Thank vsop-50
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Not a bad burger and much better than fast food. I do miss the old Jakes and it appears to me that the Wayback franchise has changed the quality of the food. The rolls and fries seem different to me. All in all still a...More

Thank 680hankt
Reviewed 22 June 2015

After all the hype decided to try Jakes. Found the burger to be nothing special. Facility could use a good cleaning. And the charge for a small shake seemed exceptionally expensive for a relatively small cup.

Thank nrktraveler
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I've been going to this location for decades now! I did notice some changes to the food items when it became a Jake's Wayback Burgers instead of just a Jake's a while back. The buns are different and so are the fries, but the overall...More

Thank daisyferret1
Reviewed 18 June 2015

When I think about a quick place to get a burger, I usually think about one of the major chain fast-food places. At the other end of the spectrum I think about diners and speciality places that can be really pricey when it comes to...More

Thank mysterytraveler56
Reviewed 22 December 2014

I just left a Wayback burger place at 4104 Surles Court Durham NC....The guy at the counter that took my order ask me to repeat it about 4 times, then asked me if I wanted a soda. I said, no thank you...After saying no he...More

Thank jaySr2015
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Burgers are made fresh, and not frozen. They have interesting flavors for their shakes, especially their shake of the month.

Thank J G
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This may not have been one of the best restaurant meals I've ever had in a restaurant (as the question above asks) but it is certainly the best hamburger I've ever had. 100% hamburger meat done to perfection on the most delicious bun. My presumption...More

Thank Katherine C
Reviewed 22 February 2014

I guess I'm the dope. I thought just maybe I could accompany my wife to try this place for the first time. But I'm on WeightWatchers ... but they had a veggie burger on the menu. I thought I could stay on my diet and...More

Thank firemandave60
Reviewed 5 May 2013

The burgers at Jakes melt in your mouth !! (Middletown , Elkton , New Castle & Bear....been to all :) Try an awesome handipped shake too....great flavors :)

Thank lotsabeans1962
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
11:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Ogletown Rd, Route 273, Newark, DE 19711-5416
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 302-737-1118
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