Top 5 Reasons To Buy Local
- Enrich the community economy.
Each time money is spent at a locally-owned business, the tax stays in Winnebago County to support local resources such as schools, parks, police and fire...and much more.
- Keep Winnebago County original.
We ensure that unique, one-of-a-kind businesses survive.
- Provide more jobs.
All together, locally owned independent businesses are our largest employer.
- Ensure a solid foundation for local nonprofit organizations who serve us.
Locally owned businesses give more.
- Create good places to work:
We want work life to reflect home town friendliness and familiarity. Treating our employees well is part of our community commitment.
Loves Park, IL 61111
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Sunday, 11am to 2am
Kitchen Open Sun - Tues; 11 am - 10 pm, Wed - Sat; 11 am - 11 pm
The majority of our menu is homemade. We believe in using high quality products to offer our customers an enjoyable dining experience. Right down to cutting our own chicken strips and boneless wings, breading them to order. We make our own burger patties, soups and more! Stop in and see what keeps our regulars coming back. Plus, our drinks and drink specials are sure to please!
Buying locally is important because it keeps local money in the city and supports local jobs. Local businesses are used in our daily operations. Some of those we work with include, Countryside Meats, Mrs. Fisher’s, LaMonica Beverage, Allied Games, Custom Copy & Printing and SMSA.
Kelly Bloomquist and Brad Fosberg opened Jax Pub in August 2009. Both are business partners at Oscar’s Pub & Grill in Rockford with Chuck Cocoma. In July 2011, Jax opened a more than 1,000 square foot game room which features darts, billiards, bags and assorted games. With the support of the local community, this pub and grill has become a neighborhood treasure, with regulars and new customers. The pub features a large outdoor patio and more than 10 TVs throughout. Friday and Saturday Jax offers dancing and a DJ.