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TJ's Pub

) #3 of 34 Restaurants in Manistee $$ - $$$ American, ,
399 River St, Manistee, MI 49660
+1 231-398-9174
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“tamales” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
399 River St, Manistee, MI 49660
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

'The girls' (my mom, daughter & me) stopped in during our day in Manistee. The menu offered a wide selection for all of us. Even my daughter, the 'picky eater' had a difficult time choosing only one item. Everything we had was refreshing and very...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had about TJ's prior to our visit to Manistee, so it was at the top of my list of places to eat. We sat at the bar and enjoyed a yummy lunch and Michigan wine. Afterwards, we toured the inn and had a little...More

Thank sherray2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for drinks and a bite to eat. Very cool decore, small and quaint. Service was good and food was okay. Nice spot to stop for a cold beer.

Thank Scubadivingtraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove into Manistee looking for someplace to eat lunch. There seemed to be many choices so we stopped a native and asked for her suggestions. She immediately said, "TJ's Pub". We weren't disappointed!! Deliciously different sandwich choices as well as salads and soups. All made...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

TJ's is a cute place to eat. The food was very good as was the service. They offer pizza, sandwiches, pasta, and several Mexican dishes. They also have an outstanding selection of draft beer. The desserts that the have are excellent as well. I would...More

Thank barbaragwen270
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for joining us! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I was looking for a locals place to hang for dinner and TJ's fit the bill! The atmosphere was fun, lively and the staff very friendly! I definitely recommend TJ's to anyone visiting Manistee!!

Thank U319KAlindas
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us and for the great review! We truly appreciate it and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch one day and shared classic spinach salads, which few do these days in the old tradition, lemon tiger shrimp, smothered tamales, and two or three different kinds of martinis. It was delightful. We left happy, but not overstuffed or sticker...More

Thank Beth Z
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Beth! I'm so happy you enjoyed your visit with us! Thank you for the great review and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 22 April 2017

Had the Turkey Reuben and there was very little meat on the sandwich. Maybe it was an off day but it was very disappointing.

Thank bobderb2
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Hi Patt! I'm so sorry to hear you were disappointed with the sandwich! We strive to provide quality meals with quality products and I never want to hear a customer left unsatisfied! I do hope you join us again in the future!

Reviewed 12 March 2017

Just happened to drive by this beautiful old building and realized there was a pub in the lower level. What a great stop - fire in the fireplace offered warmth from the cold outside; the staff was extremely friendly and helpful, and food was outstanding!...More

Thank DMY66
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks for joining us for lunch! We're so excited to hear you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Recommended by our host at a local B&B we decided to have dinner there. A wonderful place food was great (soup was excellent) and the atmosphere and service were great too!!

Thank michellerostoni
Lindsey S, Owner at TJ's Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Thanks for joining us for dinner! We hope you visit us again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 River St, Manistee, MI 49660
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Manistee
  • Phone Number: +1 231-398-9174
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