We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

JL Beers

) #6 of 135 Restaurants in Grand Forks $$ - $$$ American, ,
2531 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, ND 58201-6004
+1 701-738-1000
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (37 reviews)
“burger” (97 reviews)
“ragin cajun” (4 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
2531 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, ND 58201-6004
Write a Review
Reviews (135)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 135 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place for burgers and beer in GF area. Great service and excellent food. The staff know their beers! Any questions about the different varieties were answered with a smile. The burgers are cooked perfectly, with excellent fries.

Thank MaryAnn D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a staff member at the hotel we stayed at. The burgers were wonderful even though we had to order to go due to having teenagers with us!

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I always order the Rajun Cajun burger with chips and the beer cheese dip. The burger has pepperjack cheese, cajun lime sauce, grilled onions and cajun seasoning. The chips are thinly sliced in-house and arrive to the table hot and crunchy. The beer cheese dip...More

Thank catchecks
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a fun place to visit and have a beer, burger, and fries Fries are very tasty with the sauce added on Really good beer and burger selection

Thank fyshfly
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I was a first time visitor in town to see family. The burgers were good though you have to pay close attention to the condiments; nothing comes standard with your burger. I had not realized it until my burger came with no lettuce or tomato....More

1  Thank Luis N C
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Eaten hear half dozen times. very good burgers - AMAZING chips... they make them at the restaurant as you order them. very thin and shatter in your mouth. excellent. very good bleu cheese, had a burger with an egg... sort of breakfasty. Lots of tap...More

Thank steveokg5
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Just stopped in for a quick bite on our way to go shopping. Service very friendly,knowledgeable and fast. Large selection of food and of course beer!

Thank winterpeg178
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Love this place. We sampled some great beers. The selection was good and so was the burger and fries. Really quick service and friendly staff.

Thank ColinAmanda
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very knowledgable staff, best craft beers in town, absolutely amazing burgers. Place was packed mid afternoon and can easily see why. Fast service, definitely going back.

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went there after the force hockey game. We had a beer and recapped the game, good game but lost in a overtime shoot out! Great service and great burgers. Awesome!

Thank Cindy M
Nearby Restaurants
Texas Roadhouse
631 reviews
.83 km away
Ground Round Restaurant
179 reviews
.63 km away
Olive Garden
124 reviews
.74 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ralph Engelstad Arena
264 reviews
3.62 km away
University of North Dakota
79 reviews
3.04 km away
Flood Memorial Monument
56 reviews
4.26 km away
Splasher's of the South Seas
99 reviews
2.61 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from JL Beers staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2531 S Columbia Rd, Grand Forks, ND 58201-6004
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
  • Phone Number: +1 701-738-1000
  • E-mail
Award Winning Burgers with Fresh-cut Chips & Fries. 40 Beers on tap.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing