We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
896 West Grantham Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
+1 717-766-4200
Website
Today
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

205 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 205: English reviews
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was mediocre, food was sub par, and the management was not very pleasant... I don't think I would ever waste the time for a return trip...

Helpful?
Thank Thomas S
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Rockwells is the closest thing to "Cheers" in our area. Good pub food,, goo appetizers, and great beer selection. Mug club members get their own mug and discounts. We always seem to see folks we know when we visit (which is often).

Helpful?
Thank Jim M
Manchester, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1st visit, was not disappointed. Loved the onion rings appetizer. We order 2 hot sandwiches, good food. Ordered the orange crush drink, keep the glass and refill for 1.00! Overall decent food,want to go back when it's warm and deck is open!

Helpful?
Thank Annette A
Level Contributor
33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has really good food and drinks at really good prices for the most part. Sandwiches, wings, chili, burgers, and salads were ordered from our party of 5. Everyone, including myself, enjoyed the food. I think the service was a little slow but it was a crowded thursday. Recommended...

Helpful?
Thank gwitt33
Camp Hill
Level Contributor
415 reviews
309 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This is a big place. The bar is huge with a large fireplace on the end. Same great bar tender who remembered beer tastes from two months ago. The food was not up to par. I ordered a pulled pork sandwich that was not great. One person really liked his Reuben. Pretty good beer selection

Helpful?
Thank Courthouse067
Mechanicsburg, PA.
Level Contributor
33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I've been going to TJ Rockwell's for many years and never had a bad meal or a bad experience. You get a good meal at a good price and they have a fairly extensive beer list as well. Give them a try if you're in the area.

Helpful?
Thank ntz4golf
MECHANICSBURG
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Can get a bit crowded at times. Food is good and a good selection of beer is available. If you like you can get a sampler tray of beer. Locations are a bit off the main drags so you may need your GPS but worth the drive. Both locations have an outdoor deck or summer.

Helpful?
Thank Philip G
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
92 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We are never disappointed here! The food is always wonderful and the staff is always very friendly! Highly recommended!

Helpful?
Thank Stephanie S
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly, warm atmosphere. Great food, service and price. Highly recommend this place. We frequent this place multiple times per month. Great menu and specials.

Helpful?
Thank Barry L
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy coming here, staff are always welcoming! Food is great and we love the tower of onion rings. The burgers are always good. Atmosphere is always friendly.

Helpful?
Thank Lcisco1

Travellers who viewed T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern also viewed

 

Been to T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 896 West Grantham Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mechanicsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-766-4200

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?