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Jake's

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American, Bar
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996 Coshocton Ave, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-1945
+1 740-397-1418
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a sirloin cooked to perfection and my husband had a huge prime rib. Both cuts were excellent and cooked as ordered. A really nice atmosphere for young and old. Nice staff, pleasant and on point. Golden potatoes were very good and the house salads were good portions, with lots of added ingredients. Prices were reasonable too!

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Thank Maggie G
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome place! Love the decor. Food is good. Nothing over-the-top fantastic but no complaints here. Service, cleanliness and overall experience is good.

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Thank Nikki T
Mount Vernon, Ohio
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Only go a couple times a year but have never been disappointed. Had the prime rib and it was fantastic. Thanks

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Thank jon c
New York City, New York
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This was a perfectly serviceable steak restaurant. Nothing out of the ordinary, just good basic steaks and such. Service was friendly with a good attitude. Only odd thing was that they did not have a list of wines and beer served.

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Thank Win T
New Bern, North Carolina
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

The restaurant looked pretty good from the outside.Having eaten there a couple of years ago,we were excited to visit Jakes again.My wife had the beef ribs while I had the Shrimp Trio Special.The ribs were pretty good,but not great.The shrimp trio(recommended by the server) was terrible.After commenting on this to the server,she stated that she really didn't like them either.I... More 

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Thank th0masdubya
Westerville, Ohio
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402 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

We played golf nearby on July 4th and went looking for some place open for lunch (that wan't a chain). Had never heard of Jakes, but they had a good selection of burgers, pretty good Reuben sandwich, OK salads. Like being able to patronize someplace that is not the same chain offering you find everywhere.

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Thank AggieJoe79
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

This place has my favorite burgers in town. Great place to unwind. It is a local favorite for families and friends.

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Thank mstarrusa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Love the staff. Too bad the sweet potatoes are gone. I used to go every day for lunch for a chicken breast and sweet potato. Now I only go on Friday nights. Too bad for Jakes they have lost a lot of business from me and my friends for lunch. BRING BACK THE SWEET POTATOES!!! I would have given a... More 

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Thank Jamie S
Roanoke, Virginia
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

I had dinner with my mom and daughter. It was a belated Mother's Day gift. The food was great and so was the service. I asked for the manager to stop by so I could complement both. After 20 minutes, we left without having spoken to any manager. I gave my complements to the hostess to pass on to the... More 

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Thank Michael C
Houston
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

The waitress was patient and helpful with menu items. The food was hot but rather ordinary. The food was okay, but pricey.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 996 Coshocton Ave, Mount Vernon, OH 43050-1945
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 740-397-1418

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?