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Jake's

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21445 W. Capitol Dr., Brookfield, WI 53072
+1 262-781-7995
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon 16:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri 17:30 - 21:30
Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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Wisconsin
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249 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Although we live not far from Jake's it's been years since my wife and I have dined there. At the suggestion of some friends we joined them for dinner and were pleasantly surprised. The interior was as we remembered it, perhaps slightly spruced up. Cozy, with a bit of a supper club feel. The service was outstanding. The food was... More 

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Menomonee Falls, WI
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163 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We went with three other couples for dinner on a Tuesday night. We have been going to Jake's for almost 30 years. We ordered the cheese spread at the bar, it is delicious. I bought some to take home to serve at a party The food is amazing from the hamburger to the steak to the duck Prices are very... More 

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tucson,AZ
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

ENjoyed dinner there recently, the steak was fork tender and tasty. AT Jakes the mountain of onion sticks is a must. Dinner is pricey, around $45+ for entree two sides, bread and a drink. S

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Our group booked a Monday night for the specials. We were twice promised the group room, only to find it was taken and we were put out in the noisy communal room. We endured a 3 hour meal, with no coffee or desserts. When it seemed that the main course had to be on the way, our waitress disappeared for... More 

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Colgate, Wisconsin
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

We have wanted to try Jakes for many years. Decided to for my birthday with my wife to have a great steak. Ironically, the mushroom soup I had, the french onion soup my wife had (may have been the best ever), and the Halibut my wife had were excellent. The NY Strip stake was average (I consistently get MUCH better... More 

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in the area. It's consistently great! Food & service is always wonderful, without being "snotty". Jakes is one of the last privately owned nice restaurants in Brookfield. It's the best place to go for a peaceful dinner. A bit pricey for some, but well worth it, for service, food & atmosphere! ☆

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Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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70 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Our first time at Jake's and we were very happy with our burger selections and the fries. We had the Carolina Burger that was served with a Carolina style bbq sauce and a Truffle Burger which was a bit messy to eat but very good. The fries are simple and 'I believe' fresh cut. Jake's burgers are better than most... More 

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Wisconsin
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

The food is good - the service is good - just don't bother to write to them on their website as you will never get an answer - not exactly good customer service....

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Indiana
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358 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

I have been visiting this restaurant for many years! I tend to eat steak when I visit, but have also enjoyed a variety of specials including fish and seafood dishes! I have also enjoyed several desserts, especially the creme brulee'. Try it, I think you will like it! I have never been disappointed! Please let me know if this review... More 

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Greenfield
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

We dined this evening with a group of 11. I had gone online and perused the menu and had decided on an 8 oz filet. When we ordered I asked for it pink and warm. Waiter said that would be "medium". When I received it , it was definately rare. I returned it. When I got it back the 2nd... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21445 W. Capitol Dr., Brookfield, WI 53072
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Brookfield
  • Phone Number: +1 262-781-7995

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?