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Jack's Hamburgers

202 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4351
+1 831-423-4421
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average21%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burger basket” (4 reviews)
“burgers” (20 reviews)
“fries” (14 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Fast food
202 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4351
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Most of the reviews are about the hamburgers which are fantastic. But the BLT is one of the best. Service is great. Jacks has a tiny parking area, but there is street parking as well. Wednesdays are busy with Farmers Market going on.

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 13 September 2017

there have been new burger restaurants opening in santa cruz- i.e. 5 guys and Betty's burger--- i have tried the new places but always go back to Jack's-- love that i can get my burger on a very fresh whole wheat bun-- my husband gets...More

Thank thesantacruzqueen
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Easy parking, lots of choices. All fixins; Good burger. Not too far from the beaches take them to your fun places.

Thank sonnybear47
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My sons love Jacks but I find it a ok hamburger and prefer Betty's Burgers which is right down the street.

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Never before tried this spot, although I have walked by it many, many times. I am glad I did. A simple cheeseburger with lettuce, tomato, pickles & onion like I grew up with! Wrapped half way in white paper wrap Old school. Yum, Yum! Keeping...More

Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed 20 September 2016

One of the things I love the most about Jack's is the outdoor seating. It is a great corner location, where you can watch the town stroll by. It's not as crowded as anything right on Pacific, and there are umbrellas and big tables for...More

Thank Seaspudfamily
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small, corner restaurant with minimal indoor seating but a lot of outdoor tables, some are covered. Jack's is know for its burger baskets but also has tri-tip sandwiches, chicken sandwiches and many other items. Food is always great and the staff are...More

Thank bk160
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Love the burger basket which comes with fries, the great service and outside sidewalk seating, Jack's is situated in the center of Santa Cruz with plenty of parking and only one block off Pacific ave for trolling the downtown shop's. And of course it's next...More

Thank Sean L
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Thought we would give Jack's a try . Waiting for the farmers market to open .We ordered a hamburger, cheeseburger and fries. Great service and the meal was delicious !! This will be our go to for when we want hamburgers in Santa Cruz ....More

Thank Rockinrobin1951
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Locals love this place. I know we went there a lot when we lived in SC. Great place to grab a Tri tip sandwich before a movie next door at the Nickelodeon. They also have the best burgers in town. Yes...better than Betty Burger! And...More

Thank Orostudio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4351
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-423-4421
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