Jake's Wayback Burgers

August 2013

At some point, most customers have the unpleasant experience of walking into a quick serve, ordering food, and getting a less-than-warm greeting from an employee who seems disconnected from his work and guests. These diners may think the attitude is entirely the employee’s fault, but it...

Jake's Wayback Burgers joined forces with international franchise development expert, Topaz MENA LLC, to embark on its recent international initiative as the brand seeks franchisees to own and operate multiple locations within 28 countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa region (...

Jake's Wayback Burgers has come a long way since its first location in Newark, Delaware, serving up fresh, big, juicy hand-made burgers and real milkshakes to fulfill America's love for that roadside burger joint. The one-of-a-kind franchise...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 70 locations announced that on Monday, June 17, the hometown burger joint will celebrate the start of summer by giving away free 12 oz. Black & White hand-dipped milkshakes. The free milkshakes will take place at every Jake’s Wayback Burgers locations...

Jake's Wayback Burgers, with 70 locations, announces it will participate in National Hamburger Month by offering its bigger, beefier, and cheesier Triple Burger ($7.79, with prices varying per location) for the price of a Jake Burger ($5.79, price varies per location) every Monday in May....

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 62 open locations, announced that it will open eight additional locations in February and March of this year. 

The better-burger joint will open locations in Little Ferry, New Jersey; London Grove, Pennsylvania; Medford, Oregon; Norwalk, Connecticut...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 60 open locations, announces that it will be opening in Texas, which marks the 21st state the better burger joint will operate in. Jake’s Wayback Burgers currently operates in 13 states and has already inked deals to open in California, Colorado, Georgia...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, America’s hometown burger joint, announced the opening of its 52nd location in Salem, New Hampshire, on Friday, August 31. 

This marks the first location in New Hampshire.  

Additionally, Jake’s Wayback Burgers locations that are...

Jake's Wayback Burgers, America's hometown burger joint, announced the opening of its 50th location in Brooklyn, New York, marking the second Brooklyn location.

Additionally, Jake's Wayback Burgers will be opening the following locations: Avon and Storrs, Connecticut; Newark,...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 50 open locations, today announces that it will kick off its 5th Annual Chowdown Showdown Burger Eating Contest on Saturday, Aug. 11, at 2 p.m. at participating locations.

Jake’s Wayback Burgers announces on June 20 the fast-casual restaurant chain will celebrate the first day of summer by giving away free 12 oz. Black & White hand-dipped milkshakes. The free milkshakes will take place at every Jake’s Wayback Burgers locations, all day, while...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, America’s hometown burger joint with 43 open locations, announces it will celebrate its 21st birthday on Tuesday, Feb. 21, by rolling back the price of its signature Jake Burger, a double pattied burger, from $4.99 (price upon location may vary) to...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 42 locations, today announces that it will open its first location in California, first two locations in Oregon, and first location in Indiana, as well as its first locations in New Hampshire and Virginia, in 2012. 

Jake’s Wayback Burgers has...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 40 open locations, announces its restaurants will be donating and serving its Turkey Dinner Burgers to local homeless shelters, soup kitchens, and religious establishments during the week before and the week of Thanksgiving. Donations will happen in the local...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers announced that it will give away free BBQ House-Made Chips on Halloween from 4 p.m. to close at participating locations. The BBQ House-Made Chips are a new addition to the menu and are made crispy and thin with a zesty kick.

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, with 35 open locations, announced that it will introduce new BBQ House-Made chips to its menu at all locations starting September 21. The BBQ House-Made chips are crispy and thin with a spicy kick and are in addition to the regular House-Made chips.

“We...

September 2011

Jake’s may be the youngest brand on our anniversary list this year, but its mindset is decidedly old school.

Jake’s Wayback Burgers, a burger joint with 31 open locations, today announces that it will open five new franchises in August and has thirteen under construction. Jake’s Wayback Burgers is rapidly expanding, with more than 100 franchises to be sold by 2011.

Jake’s...

August 2011

One of the first things John Eucalitto and Bill Chemero learned when they partnered with Jake’s Hamburgers founder John Carter to form Jake’s Franchising LLC in 2009 was how many Jakes there were in the world.

“While negotiating and discussing Jake’s Hamburgers,...

Jake’s Wayback Burgers announced that it will kick off its 4th Annual Chowdown Showdown Road Tour, which will be held August 2 to 12, and will host burger-eating qualifying rounds at 11 of its restaurants, all to start at 4 p.m. The winner of each qualifying round will be...