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TJ's on the avenue

7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
+1 440-953-5959
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic rolls” (11 reviews)
“chicken parm” (13 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good service, and consistently good food. The salad could use some mixed greens but the yummy bread makes up for it. We've been going to TJ's for years and always have a good meal. Prices are reasonable for what you get.

Thank Ncroft
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The main dishes are great. Spaghetti sauce is very good. The pizzas are great also. Very disappointed in the salads. Strictly out of a bag. The atmosphere and Italian fare are wonderful. So why not go the extra mile and provide a decent mixed green...More

Thank Judy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a large party 16 of us . Very good customer service, waitress split the table up so we had 2 waitresses. Which was easy for us and im sure them as well . Food took some time but was very hot , good and...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Mentor chaperoning a group of swimmers, we ate at TJ's three times over the course of six days. The first night we ate at the restaurant. They had a large table for 18 waiting for us when we arrived and readily agreed to...More

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Call ahead or you may have to wait awhile. Pasta is homemade. Try the eggplant, ravioli, chicken parm, oh heck, never had a bad meal. Try anything!

Thank Foghorn8508
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

One of our go to restaurants. Always have a positive experience. The waiters and staff are friendly and experienced. The meals are always delicious.

Thank taka077
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Great bread sticks. Didnt care for pasta. To starchy for me. Pizza was good. My wife liked her food other than how starchy the pasta was

Thank steelie11
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

When in doubt, go to TJ's (and ask for Nicole)!! If you are looking for a recommendation get the Chicken Madison!! It is absolutely amazing!

1  Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Not really a memorable meal it was the definition of average was a bad wasn't good just neutral. They do have good dressing a good bread though.

Thank Chelle_Therese
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This restaurant was a real "find" while travelling through Ohio. It is a busy place because the food is delicious. It is not fancy, but it is clean and very welcoming. There were families with children, which shows they cater to all ages. The menu...More

2  Thank Jeanne D
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Sue O
11 August 2017|
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Response from dawsonvld2 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, they have a bar there.
8 April 2017|
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Response from MarzMan88 | Property representative |
Absolutely! Call us at (440)953-5959 to place an order!
James R
12 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: +1 440-953-5959
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