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Jake's Roadhouse

622 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016
+1 626-599-9453
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (16 reviews)
“pulled pork” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
622 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my choices for ribs. Good size servicing and great service. While you wait for your order, peanuts are served and the floor is covered with peanut shells giving it a very rustic feel. Love the cord bread too.

Thank Govi P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Jake's for years and one thing I can say is their food is consistently good. I particularly like the Country Fried Steak and Eggs. My go to after that is the Spicy Sausage and eggs. My wife gets the fruit cup...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ambiance is rustic, the service is phenomenal and the food is superb. Now with the expansion it looks so good

Thank 284jacquelinef
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped by Saturday around 8am. Place was busy, but no waiting for a table. Service was quick and friendly. Had the Monrovia scramble with egg whites, and a pancake instead of toast. Son had kid's pancakes, sausage, & scrambled egg. Plenty of food, hot and...More

Thank GiantsFanLosAngeles
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Love the peanuts. We had the smoked chicken dinner and the pull pork dinner. Our sides were the beans, vegetables, baked potato and cole slaw. All were good. One suggestion - the pulled pork was soaked in sauce a little too much. Next time I...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We are a very large family but that was no problem for the team at Jakes Roadhouse! Thay wee accommodating and patient. The food was amazing!

Thank Raquel Z
Reviewed 30 July 2017

First time here. I chose it because of the rave reviews. We wanted to take my mother out for a nice birthday lunch. Parking involved a bit of a hike- but no worries the weather was nice. No reservations needed, we had a 10-15 minute...More

Thank 808czarina
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Great food and huge served here. Very tasty. Love the decore and the peanut shells on the floor. Peanuts on the table so shell them, east the and throw the shells on the floor. Very rustic and cool decore. We had the combo breakfast and...More

Thank houndogoz
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I discovered Old Town Monrovia by accident and really liked it. After checking trip advisor and seeing the reviews for Jakes Roadhouse we decided to head over for a late Sunday breakfast. We were told the wait would be about 20 minutes...More

Thank deamole
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This quaint little spot in Old Town Monrovia has a varied menu of BBQ, salads, sandwiches, and burger options. We tried the pulled pork and it was spicy and delicious. The BBQ sauce was tangy and overwhelmed the pork but it was still very good....More

Thank CStanfield
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 622 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
  • Phone Number: +1 626-599-9453
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