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Jake's Place

) #16 of 35 Restaurants in Moneta $$ - $$$ American, ,
1041 Harbour Inn Ln, Moneta, VA 24121-6491
+1 540-297-4732
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (8 reviews)
“crab dip” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1041 Harbour Inn Ln, Moneta, VA 24121-6491
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took the boat here for dinner and really enjoyed my experience. The wait staff was nice and the food was good. I would defiantly come here a few more times during my stay..!

Thank Plankton1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food and staff was great. A great way to end a wonderful day of boating on the lake. The Beer selection was awesome.

Thank ytown54
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived by boat for a drink and appetizers on a beautiful, busy Saturday afternoon. We had a party of six and preferred to sit outside. Gentleman taking names for tables was a bit curt and not too friendly in my opinion. We asked for...More

Thank LynnVB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took boat to Jakes for dinner and was not disappointed! It was a Saturday and busy. We waited about 15 minutes for a table while we had a drink at the bar. Reasonable beer cost and nice margaritas. The barmaid was amazing and didn't stop...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Inn nearby and Jakes is within walking distance and within the Inn campground facilities although it's not associated with it. The food was ok but very pricey like $15 for a burger. Since the restaurant sits on the water it gets a...More

Thank Tommy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was discouraged by some of the unflattering reviews of this waterfront dining spot, but since we live in the area finally decided to see for myself what's up with Jake's. We arrived for lunch on a perfect Saturday, were seated promptly at the rail...More

Thank Pamela T
Mike g, General Manager at Jake's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We strive to make everyone happy, and want everyone to come back. Would love to meet you next time your in, please ask for Mike.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is right on the water and you can drive your boat right up to it, but that's one of the few things it has going for it. I was meeting a party of 5 coming in on a boat and arrived about 10...More

Thank Flash F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is great if you staying in Halesford Harbour Inn arnext door. Food is good, staff was friendly. Service was fast, we were happy with everything. I had the Crabcake with Avocado Panini, it tasted good, but I would not call it a panini, it...More

Thank Anett B
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great weekend to be at Smith Mountain Lake... We came by Jakes Place to eat but were greeted by Pirates and pirate ships (well boats) filling the harbor with water cannons, water balloons and great family fun. The food was excellent, recommend the Jacked up...More

Thank sluihn
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Jake's for dinner twice during a week long stay at SML. Perfect deck weather on night one -- we enjoyed wings, ribs, chicken, crab/avacado panini, & great beer choices, too. Started on the deck on night two until the downpour came. Inside service...More

Thank Sandy D
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Sherill K
24 March 2016|
Response from Mike g | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
We are open 11am to 9pm on Saturday and 11am to 4pm on sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 Harbour Inn Ln, Moneta, VA 24121-6491
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Moneta
  • Phone Number: +1 540-297-4732
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