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Jake's Wayback Hamburgers

160 S Sterling St, Ste 110, Morganton, NC 28655-3485
+1 828-438-6936
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh burgers” (7 reviews)
“fries” (33 reviews)
“hamburger” (14 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
American, Fast food
160 S Sterling St, Ste 110, Morganton, NC 28655-3485
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fresh burgers! Right on the corner with a small sign so don't miss it! Chipotle mayo is really good. Homemade BBQ chips are a must have!!

Thank 23Misty
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was nothing special about this place. The fries had no seasoning, my husband said his burger was fine but nothing great, my veggie burger was a disappointment and they didn't even get the toppings correct, and the onion rings were very greasy. On top...More

Thank Jerrica H
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We had heard really positive things about this restaurant and looked forward to trying it. Our hamburger buns were cool (below room temperature), the cheese fries were not even hot enough to melt the cheese at all, the staff put the tea urns away about...More

Thank Glenda B
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite burger joint in Morganton! Fresh, hot, and always delicious! If you're in town give it a try. Also has great milk shakes.

Thank Dean W
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

What a funky cute inexpensive place. Quick too. The fried pickles were great for $3.50. If you eat a triple triple hamburger (nine patties) for $18.99 you get a free T-shirt.

Thank melaniejaneb
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

I was seriously disappointed for our dinner today. In the past, these burgers were the best around and tasty. Not much more than the average Wendy’s burger today and way overpriced for that. I ordered onion rings and received 7 for a total of $3.50....More

Thank Lennexmom
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Ellen and I love Jake’s. Friendly, efficient service, and a great burger and fries for $5. We love the atmosphere and location.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This place is not what you might think when you walk in. Burgers are fresh with all kinds of things to add as well as fries to add. You kind of have to know what you are doing to order (luckily I went there with...More

Thank REintheworld
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Great fresh burger my wife had the philly it was awesome also!! We will definitely return here to eat again

Thank Shawn S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Called in a to go order and was told it would b ready in 5 to 10 mins. So I wait 15 mins before I pickup. Stood in line for 5 mins to watch them clean the grill and the order taker standing in front...More

1  Thank Jacqueline S
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Response from Todd M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 S Sterling St, Ste 110, Morganton, NC 28655-3485
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-438-6936
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