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Jake's on Main - CLOSED

215 Main St, Danville, VA 24541-1209
+1 434-792-0123
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
24 Aug 2016
“This restaurant is no longer there. It is now called Me's Burgers and Brews. ”
18 Nov 2015
“Not open anymore.”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
215 Main St, Danville, VA 24541-1209
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I like the new restaurant because they have a lot of really good beers on tap. The owners are really nice and the atmosphere is fun. It is a bit loud so if you are looking for a peaceful meal it is not the place...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

ME's Burgers and Brew has replaced it. Me's is a wonderful establishment, as was Jakes. But now I have to write 100 words about a place that no longer exists. I really don't know what else I can say here. How about a plug for...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Jake's closed the end of August 2015. Food was good, menu didn't change very often but it was a nice bar/restaurant with good comfort food.

Thank daffodil597
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Unfortunately this restaurant has recently closed-had good food with nice atmosphere-will be missed- owners have decided to retire-With luck someone else will decide to open new restaurant as this is a very good location in downtown area

3  Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Jake's is an average restaurant for most cities but this is Danville so it stands out like a flower in the desert. The food is solid and the services is good. The menu could stand with some updates. The beer selection is excellentMore

Thank UCanTrustMe1953
twogeorges, Owner at Jake's on Main, responded to this review

Not sure how you came up with only two stars with the statements of "The food is solid and the services is good. The menu could stand with some updates. The beer selection is excellent" For your information, we change our menu every six months...More

Reviewed 7 August 2015

Good atmosphere. Food is kind of all over the place. Don't think they've found their stride. Don't order mixed drinks because they have no alcohol in them, but beer and wine are fine.More

Thank kerseye
twogeorges, Owner at Jake's on Main, responded to this review

First - Jake's has been #1 or #2 on Tripadvisor for the four years we've been open. I think we did hit our stride awhile ago. Second - Our Martini glasses are elegant 12 OZ. glasses. If we filled them to the top, our Virginia...More

Reviewed 6 August 2015

We enjoyed a great dining experience Saturday night, Jake's on Main, Danville, Va. Starting off with a cold draft, and a spicy Bloody Mary for the wife, delivered quickly, and tasty by Mikey. Choosing the appetizer came next, the Fried String Beans, a new idea,...More

Thank marty1450
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Traveling to Smith Mountain Lake, stopped off at Jakes on Main. Noticed the outside front of the restaurant has been spruced up by the city since my last visit, this adds a nice touch to this diamond in the rough of Danville. I sat at...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 27 July 2015

It's a little tough to find, but obvious where it is when you finally do find it. The location is just fabulous in the cool little downtown of Danville. The food is spectacular, fresh, and modern. The beer selection is really good too. The servers...More

Thank turnepf
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The story around town is Jake's is changing menu. I don't know whether if this was a desirable or due to other reason like being sold,

Thank TWM1501
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Main St, Danville, VA 24541-1209
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Danville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-792-0123
  • E-mail
Jake's offers diners a trendy, fun place to have great food in a social environment. You will find upscale American food along with a large assortment of high end microbrews, bourbons, single malt scotches, wines and spirits.
An emphasis on fresh and healthy ingredients is based on Jake's on Main's dedication to serve fare that is not associated with any "chain restaurant" menus.
Additionally, the restaurant will procure local foods when possible, assuring the freshest ingredients and helping to sustain the farmers located in the Dan River region.
We invite you to come see for yourself!
Join us soon at Jake's on Main!