ABOUT US

Your hosts, Alan and Kamla Utz, invite you to experience the ultimate in fine dining. Let yourself relax while stepping back in time within the walls of this newly renovated classic 125 year old exposed brick and beam building.  At Jakes we serve the finest cuts of wet aged beef.  Enjoy our cold water Lobster Tails, famous Crab Cakes and fabulous fresh Blue Point Oysters. In addition to our main menu, each week, a Culinary Extravaganza of Specialty Dishes is prepared, designed to satisfy the most discriminating palette. Indulge yourself in our decadent desserts. Visit our classic curved bar for an impressive selection of fine wines, martini’s or your favorite cocktail. Weekends offer live music. Private dining / meeting room in the cellar with full audio visual equipment available. 


Jakes Beef

We serve the finest cuts of beef available, wet aged a minimum of 28 days,
hand cut in our own kitchen, then cooked to your specifications.

Jakes Seafood

Imported cold water Canadian Lobster Tails and Select Oysters. 
Our Fish is fresh from the boat, never frozen.

Jakes Salad Dressings

We feature as house dressings our own house made Ranch, Maytag Bleu Cheese,
Honey Mustard, Caesar, Blackberry and Balsamic Vinaigrette

Jakes Desserts

Our Desserts are made fresh in our kitchen from our own special recipes. 

Jakes Bar

A full bar, boosting an extensive list of exotic martinis, top shelf liquors and
an impressive group of select wines.

Jakes Service

We believe outstanding service is essential to a pleasurable dining experience.
We strive to give exceptional service at all times.  


Jakes Gift Cards

Give a gift they will always enjoy.  
Jakes gift cards make the perfect gift for any occasion.
Ask your server.

BUILDING HISTORY

1904 – 1907 JOHNSON & COMPANY A GENTLEMEN’S
CLOTHING STORE
1907 – 1910 HALF THE BUILDING WAS VACANT. 
THE OTHER A BARBER SHOP. THE SECOND FLOOR WAS LODGING.
1910 – 1912 OWNED BY A H.A. HODGES 
1912 – 1927 GROCERY IN ONE HALF, A BARBER
SHOP IN THE OTHER. THE SECOND FLOOR WAS THE CITY MISSION 
1927 - 1928 CONFECTIONERS STORE OWNED BY 
CHARLES UNIS 
1930 - 1932 ACME SIGN STUDIO (CHARLES UNIS)
1932 - 1938 THE MAJESTIC THEATER
1938 - 1941 VACANT
1941 - 1991 LAVES JEWELERS OWNED BY
ABE & ISADORE LAVES
1992 - 1997 JAKES OWNED BY WILLIAM
 THORNTON GROUP 
1998 - 2008 JAKES OWNED BY RICK ELTIFE
2008 - PRESENT JAKES TYLER OWNED
BY ALAN & KAMLA UTZ