J&S Hamburg on Front Street in Downtown Traverse City is truly an original Diner! In fact, born in 1938 it is THE original Diner of Traverse City as it approaches its 75th year in business. The name, J&S Hamburg, represents the original owners of 1938 whose names were Jonas & Smith. J&S Hamburg is in the original structure at the original location enjoying some of its original customers!
J&S is the place to come for authentic flat-top burgers with grilled buns, homemdade chili, sweet potato fries, & hand-dipped malts & shakes. Our breakfasts is as good as it gets with healthy-portion Omeletts, authentic American fries, & signature pancakes. Our price-friendly, homemade, dinners promise to hit the spot without breaking the budget at just $8.99. You simply don't have to spend a fortune to get great food in a cozy environment. You will not leave hungry & you will leave satisfied..we promise!
While locals are the mainstay at J&S, we do love our tourists and out-of-town visitors and always look forward to seeing them.
Come in and see us soon...we guarantee you'll love it!