Jack Astor's - Newmarket
In all seriousness, we take real pride in our food. Try our Cluckin’ Fresh Chicken Fingers, made and seasoned with fresh, never frozen chicken tenders. This isn’t run-of-the-mill pub grub. Our Band of Chefs are influenced by a wide variety of tastes and have travelled across the globe to gain inspiration.
But outside of the kitchen, we find it hard to take ourselves seriously. We have an Elvis booth. For no particular reason. Folks, that really does say it all. We’re sports fanatics, music nuts and love a good joke. If you’re into at least one of those things, we should hang out.
Not sure why JA got such a high rating. It was our first visit at Newmarket location, which brought us a big disappointment.
Too noisy. Too dirty. Uncomfortable atmosphere. Stakes were simply mediocre, dry and unchewable. Ordered well done, came almost medium. Signature cocktail didn't seem to contain any alcohol, but was sweet and tasty.
For the pros, the girl serving us was nice (so 100% of the tips I left was solely her merit), waiting time was unexpectedly good despite it was a Valentine's day.
As usual a nice night out. Very good fod. Prompt and efficient service. I have forgotten the servers name but he was great. I always make reservations which helps. Jack Astors my go to restaurant. Lotsnof options on the menu!
Consistently great. Very quick service tonight. Very enjoyable.
We had lunch there for my husband's birthday. The service and food was very good. My only complaint would be that the portions were quite small for the price of the food.
Enjoyed the food. Quick service. Price point is fair.
We go here almost every Saturday night but this week was a little off. I think it was due to our server and the location were we were seated. Also I got my favourite dessert but it was not nearly the same as usual with no explanation!!
Considering it was new years eve, the service was very good and the wait for time served was surprisingly good! Our waitress was caring and helpful with menu choices. I had the sesame tuna rice bowl and it was delicious. Overall my wife and I had a great date.
Busy on New Year's Eve, but our waiter was attentive, the beer & food were good, and the service was prompt. Enjoyable all around.
First time we have eaten there and it was very good. Would recommend it and if in the area, would eat there again! Wait staff we had were grest.
Waitress's name was Meredith, she was beyond lovely and amazing, treated my friends and I very well. She was very polite. The food was also amazing and came very quickly, everyone was happy and satisfied. Thank you for amazing service!
Food was ok. It was really busy Saturday night so quite noisy. We had a reservation so we were seatly pretty quickly. Server was great and very attentive to our needs.
Friendly waitress and great fast service! Great food and the prices where very reasonable! Will definitely come back
So so food, too noisy.
Consistently good food and good service. You can’t go wrong at Jack Astors
good food...good service...fast...good for children
Way too noisy....difficult to hear people at own table
Waiter was excellent !! Food came to us fairly quickly. Staff looked happy
Food was decent - it was a packed Saturday night so the service was expectedly slow. Overall it’s a good place to take the family for dinner. I suggest making reservations
First and foremost, don’t bother using OpenTable to book reservations. We used the app to book one and when we got there I let the girl know and yet we were not seated until after 3 other groups of people (who came in with no reservation after us) and we had to speak with them. Apparently we were supposed to get a buzzer (which we did not receive nor did we know we needed one) and in the middle of letting her know we arrived 10 minutes before our reservation she walked away from me. I feel like it would just be easier to come as a walk in on such a busy night so they don’t forget about you.
All of that aside, we LOVE coming to Jacks. It’s where we had our first date and where we come for all of our anniversary dinners. The ambiance is great. The bar side is nice and casual and a great place for drinks with friends while watching the game. The dining side is also awesome for family dinners and birthdays. The crab dip is what we get every single time without fail. It is by far the best thing on the menu! The food and service are great! Our server came by and checked on us often which was very much appreciated on such a busy night. Have us opportunity to order more drinks way ahead of time. This is my favourite place to go for a nice dinner out with family and friends.
As usual great food, beverages and service. Nice way to celebrate a birthday!
About 5-6 hosts at front door of which only one actually found us a table, the rest didn’t seem to understand what a table for two was.
Food was nothing special, ordered pasta with chicken and steak meal. Meal did not come with everything stated on menu, had to ask for remainder of the meal. Pasta sauce has no seasoning, very bland, couldn’t even finish it.
If you’re a vegetarian, you can have bread and that’s about it, not a lot of options.
Amazing service as usual. The food is always great however if you have an issue they make it right.
Great meal. Server was friendly. Love Open Table, every restaurant should use it...
Had an amazing experience, got served right away, would encourage everyone to go check out the new market location.
Food is good but service has always been better!
The service was excellent and food was delicious! We had a very good time.
Terrific experience and food to die for !!!
We celebrated my wife's 60th birthday, and Ashley was fantastic ... great service, lots of fun
and of course the birthday brownie was a nice touch ... much appreciated ... we will be back !!!
First time here. Joined with a co worker. Easy to reserve table online. Great service. Many options to choose from the menu. Perfect spot in Newmarket. Central. I will be back again.
Will be back 😊
Excellent food. Great service. Friendly staff. One of our favourite restaurants to go too!
I ordered salad that it was suppose to have avacado which they didn't put.
Burger wasn't worth the money.
My two year old loves coming here! She is a busy girl and the fact that she will sit still for hours here speaks volumes! Great gluten free options, love for more vegan options, diverse menu options and overall cant beat the service! We'll be back!
Been to this Jack Astor's many times and have always been pleased with the service and food. The selection of beers both craft and mainstream is lengthy. My daughter's favorite restaurant where she'll eat pretty much anything on the kids menu. She's always on the lookout for Hailey and Ashley, her favorite servers!
My experince to visit was excellent. Not a first time. I like this place.
server didn't provide any utensils - app came and still no knife and fork - had to ask another server for them. Poutine with meal was cold - not worth it for the $5 upgrade. Food mostly cold, probably sitting on the counter waiting to be served for a while.
Great service every time. Amazing staff. Good food. Good fun. Decent price.
Chicken club was delicious perfect portion with Ceaser salad
They was very nice about changing my reservation from 8pm to 545pm. And it has a very friendly atmosphere
Awesome as usual love Jacks! No surprises. Full menu with lots of exciting options. It surely is a neighbouhood gem. Nice to be able to walk to. I come here all the time. Its nice that it caters to all ages and if you want a more adult experience can sit in the bar. Love the seating with all the booths! I love them comfy and kinda private. Servers are always very friendly and upbeat. No surly waiters and staff. Great welcome upin arrival too.
Great food and service, had a nice Father's Day brunch with my family!
The food was delicious - our server was a delight! Great place to go if you have kids....we don't so it was too loud and not enjoyable or relaxing.
Always a great time for our family