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TJ'S Smokehouse

198 Delaware St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6626
+1 419-285-0034
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
198 Delaware St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6626
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worst service ever. Asked if we wanted food or drinks we said drinks to start she walked away. Asked for a menu and was ignored. Unbelievable!! It was even that busy. No excuses for that kind of treatment.

Thank dianesI7757IM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot for night life and band. Girls dancing on the bar was allot of fun and the bull ride is great-however the food wasn't that great. We waited 2 hours for ribs? My husband had a pull pork sandwich with barely any sauce and...More

Thank stephanie b
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent and staff was great. They have 3 bar area. One outside, there is one in a more of a dinning area and the third is in a more dance club feel. The night we were there they had a live band that...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

It was a beautiful day in Put in Bay, so we sat on their patio, which had a relaxed atmosphere. We had a late lunch. I had a burger and my boyfriend had the pulled pork sandwich. It's been two weeks since we visited, and...More

Thank suswil
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Four of us, all seniors, stopped for lunch. We all thought the BBQ was very good and the Bloody Marys were excellent. Service was very slow, in spite of having few customers. The staff were friendly and helpful. In spite of the very slow service,...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Sandwich and Fries for 2 and slow but kind service nearly $30 the Cuban Brisket was really missing the brisket very scarce for the price. The pickles on bottom made the texas toast bread soggy. The fries were very tasty fresh cut fries the cole...More

Thank kh32203
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The ribs were not good at all. They had no flavor and the fries were a greasy mess. Service was ok but I would rather have a mc rib than come back here. Tender yes, any flavor noooo. Disappointed we love bbq and these did...More

Thank moeoberlin
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Visited on a Sunday for early lunch. Restaurant was fairly quiet. Ordered Pulled Pork Entree with their fries and cole slaw. Service was great but food was average all around. Pulled pork was a little greasy along with their corn muffins that cost an extra...More

Thank TonyT
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I stopped here for a snack and drinks. No line, was seated right away. Danny the bartender was very attentive and informative of the menu. The appetizer bacon wrapped meatballs were very good. The briscut cuban was great. A little too much smoke favor but...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We went here and orders the baby back ribs...they were amazing. The service was great and would go back again

Thank ECGIbbs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 Delaware St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6626
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Put in Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 419-285-0034
They Have A Mechanical Bull Outside.
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