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Jake's Place

4 Ledge Rd, Darien, CT 06820-4422
+1 203-655-2305
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Diner, Delicatessen
4 Ledge Rd, Darien, CT 06820-4422
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Passing thru Darien and need a good sandwich? Jake's is the place. My wife and I stopped there and found the service to be great and the sandwiches to be even better. A great variety at reasonable prices Freeway friendly. We even met Jake which...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great place...old-fashioned diner where the proprietor will come and sit down at your table. Great burgers, sandwiches open for breakfast and lunch

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

One of the best places in Darien. Have the catalina sandwich. Its the craziest combination of foods. This delicious oath type bread that has grilled chicken, brie cheese ,apples and bacon. On the side there is a dipping sauce that I think is sour cream...More

Thank Wendyfio
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Truly a local place for breakfast or lunch. The kind of place a cop eats at. Where a grand dad take his 5yr old grand kid for a treat. Totally kid friendly. The food is classic short-order-cook diner. I am partial to the chilli philly...More

Thank H P B
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon by accident, so glad we found this great little diner! Very friendly staff. Good food, quick service! So hospitable, almost wished we did not need to get on our travels! Easy off/on highway!

Thank crazy4running
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We found this really small place four years ago when renovating a client house and we keep going back there for lunch. Jake’s is a small dinner that still cooks homemade food like dinners of the past. The staff and owner are friendly and the...More

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 5 May 2016

If you are looking for a classic diner breakfast and lunch menu this place is the bomb! A cute little place right off I 95 with counter seating- great if you want to chat with very friendly Jakes team- Jeff (owner/chef), Sylvia and Linda (waitresses...More

1  Thank TFC715
Reviewed 29 December 2015

They say if you watch the parking lot of a restaurant you know where the good one's are. If you were to watch the parking lot at Jake's Place you'd see tradesman, police vehicles, and other local workers. This is their regular; and, most of...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Worth a try, you will go back. Good food great people. Try the cheese steak very tasty... This place is not trying to be anything but a good dependable local place. The owner works hard and is really nice.

1  Thank Jack L
Reviewed 5 February 2015

You know the old saying "Eat where the locals eat." applies to this diner. Everything on the menu is good. The owner use to be a caterer and he over sees everything.

Thank Chief1961
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Restaurant Details

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Diner, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: 4 Ledge Rd, Darien, CT 06820-4422
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Darien
  • Phone Number: +1 203-655-2305
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