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Jack's Family Restaurant

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1406 W Villard, Dickinson, ND 58601
+1 701-225-5905
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Dickinson, North Dakota
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Jack's may have the best tasting chicken in town, and the soup is amazing! Some condiments can be scarce or non-existent at times (you might even be charged unless you are friendly with the waitress), and the sides portions are quite small and scant of any extras. The atmosphere, very mom and pop with the mature crowd taking precedence. Price... More 

Thank Captain1968
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The place is packed on weekdays and they have only two servers at times. But the quality of food and taste makes it worth the wait. 1. Go before 11:30 or after 1 PM 2. Or call in the order if you are a regular 3. The owner is a thorough gentleman and a kind lady, be courteous to them.

Thank Pavan K
Dickinson, North Dakota
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have been there several times and always seem to get the chicken fried steak. I have had some bad ones but not from Jack's. They use brown gravy instead of white, but it has good flavor. I was hesitant to try the borscht but really liked it. Nice family diner with good service.

Thank Tames P
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121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times over the years as we live in town. We were out working and stopped in for lunch. The parking lot is pretty small and we had a hard time parking our pickup/trailer ( parked on a side street). We came in a little after the lunch rush and there were a lot of... More 

Thank Kari G
Loveland, Colorado
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310 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 709 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We ate here on the recommendation of employees of the Hawthorn Suites. Jack's Family Restaurant specializes in two things, fried chicken and their homemade soup. My friend had the dark meat and I had the white and they were both delicious. The knoepla soup was all it was touted to be and was creamy and delicious. The service was good... More 

Thank Goatesians
Dickinson, North Dakota
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

The knoephla at Jacks is one of the best! Creamy potato and dumpling soup always hits the spot. Jack's is truly a hidden gem in Dickinson, but check their hours before you go because it is a family owned business to it is not open all the time like a corporate store!

Thank luvbug1994
Evansville, Indiana
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Based on other reviews, we stuck to the borscht and knoephla (which sounded like "neffla" when the server said it). Both were amazing. My youngest son was the only one who didn't have soup, and he wished he had after tasting the knoephla. Other items, like the chicken, were okay, but the soup is the way to go. We did... More 

1 Thank MotleyCrew4
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Service is excellent and food is very very good. Great borche soup. Have never had a poor meal here.

Thank Randy F
Dickinson, North Dakota
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015

We stopped at Jack's for lunch and was pleasantly surprised how clean homey it was. However, when our food came we were kind of schocked it was served on paper plates. We ordered a bacon cheeseburger deluxe and they forgot the deluxe. Everything seemed to be from out of a bag or a box. The chicken was greasy and needed... More 

2 Thank Janet C
Midwest City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015

Jack's is a very pleasant small-town restaurant. The borscht and knoephla soups are excellent. Fried chicken is very good also. Be aware that it is closed Mon-Tue and the dining room closes at 7pm.

1 Thank oobleckclyde

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1406 W Villard, Dickinson, ND 58601
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Dickinson
  • Phone Number: +1 701-225-5905
Well known for its famous Borscht, Chicken Noodle soup & broasted chicken. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?