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Jumpin' Jack's Drive-in

5 Schonowee Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2516
+1 518-393-6101
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (29 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
“burgers” (25 reviews)
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American, Fast food
5 Schonowee Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2516
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, grew up in the area so it’s a staple in our lives. But the one down fall is it’s way way over priced. I cream is great and food is always good for the type of food it is, but make sure...More

Thank curs922
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We cant wait until Jacks opens every year. Love there food.Everyone is friendly and have never had a dissappointing time.

Thank P E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is somewhere I've been getting food at least once a summer since I was a child. It's not just about the tasty fried clams or burgers, it's about the ambiance, the location right on the river absolutely can't be beat. It's also right within...More

Thank MomiMallow
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Small place so if you come at a busy time expect to wait in long line. Curly fries are good. Also had a sausage sandwich okay but nothing to write home about. Service depends on the shift. Sometimes fine and nice and other times they...More

Thank Ranger L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place has been around for over 20 years. Lots of parking right near the river. Park your car and get in line. Absolutely great charcooked Burgers, dogs, steak sandwich, fries, onion rings etc. Lines move fast and it's worth the experience. Counter people are...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Definite drive in with burger curly fries onion rings clams and twisters. This place have great ice cream. SUBWAY! THANK YOU!

Thank jgold02
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Jumpin' Jacks is one of those places that you just have to go to if you are in the area. It's hugely popular with locals. Super casual. Picnic benches under a covered patio. It's a no-frills eatery. All of the condiments are serve yourself. No...More

Thank Karin W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Local friends brought us here while visiting on a hot Summer night. Great ice cream and some unique flavors. My wife likes the Pistachio frozen yogurt, I enjoyed the Strawberry Vanilla twist. Love the authentic old-time drive in style. Don't make em like that any...More

Thank iamtheczar
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I grew up going to Jumpin Jacks in the 60's. It is just the same. Love the food and the experience of being next to the water! The food is very good, fast service, full serving sizes and the ice cream is so creamy. Great...More

Thank coxwold
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Grew up in Sch'dy so going to Jumpin' Jacks was a treat. Went driving around Sch'dy and Scotia yesterday and stopped at Jumpin' Jacks for a double cheese burger and fries (EXCELLENT) and a soft serve twist. Sat by river and enjoyed. Fast counter service....More

Thank Joe F
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8 December 2015|
Response from Betruger | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they offer gift cards, I do know that they have recently opened an online shop
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Schonowee Ave, Scotia, NY 12302-2516
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Scotia
  • Phone Number: +1 518-393-6101
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