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Jax Diner

1870 North Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33917
+1 239-671-5879
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pot roast” (5 reviews)
“chipped beef” (2 reviews)
“banana split” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 20:00All hours
American, Diner
1870 North Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33917
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Jax Diner, Weavers Corner, N. Fort Myers, Fl., Here is my 2 cents on the food and chit chat. The food. Pot Roast, with green beans, mashed potatos/gravy and cornbread ( cornbread a southern thing) 10.50 ( NOTE... They only accept CASH...no checks, no credit...More

Thank rholland63
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We have visited Jax many times, and were pleased when it opened. Sorry to say that it's not the same. We stopped here for lunch this Sunday at noon. We were told to go sit in one of the booths in the back. OK, a...More

2  Thank mooseconn
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very good breakfast and lunch. Love the eggs Benedict for breakfast. Love the chicken fried chicken for lunch. Fantastic gravy on mashed potatoes. Bring cash because they don't take credit cards.

Thank Rickey D
Reviewed 11 May 2017

As you step into Jax"s for many of us we step back in time with the songs many of us grew up with. The menu shares that same feeling with the breakfasts and lunches we enjoyed. After having gone through most, if not all, of...More

Thank jcdillon
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Jax's Diner is a step back to the 1950's. The decor, the menu, the friendly service and the music all take you back to "Happy Days". The food is great and the shakes are, too! Bring your appetite, the portions are good sized, but the...More

Thank Frederick A
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

The Romaine lettuce was yellow? I asked why and was told that it came in a bag and they didn't have fresh Romaine. However they put whole leaves on the burgers. I asked her why they couldn't use that she said it was not Romaine...More

Thank teresa b
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure if the cook or the ownership has changed but the food is not the same great food I've had before. Ordered the ham & egg breakfast this morning. Nothing had any flavor...even after adding salt & pepper. The ham was so overcooked...More

Thank KennyR1962
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Fifty's style diner. Good diner comfort food. Pot roast you could cut with a fork and real mashed potatoes! Excellent banana cream pie. Our friends swear by the place for breakfast. Will have to try that next. Atmosphere is bright and cheery and clean. Fifty's...More

Thank nancsw
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place is like a turn in time. Old fashioned Diner. I think they would faire better serving Breakfast all day. The lunch-Dinner menu,is small and doesn't offer enough ( in my opinion). Came for breakfast at 11:30 am left at 11:33 am and went...More

Thank Maire B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I was told by others not to kiss this place. The menu has a variety of items. The prices are higer than most diners I've visited. I had a long stack with sausage links. They give you all of these little cups of butter for...More

Thank Daisyjack11
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Emily L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1870 North Tamiami Trail, Fort Myers, FL 33917
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-671-5879
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