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.

T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern

896 W Grantham Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-5359
+1 717-766-4200
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (9 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Open Now
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
896 W Grantham Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-5359
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (259)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here regularly as a family (ages 16-82). Food is good. We like the pretzel appetizer; my daughter thinks their potato soup is the best around, but preferred it when they still had bread bowls. Other family members love the tomato soup. Main dishes...More

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Completely average food. Went for lunch and it was ok. Dinner might have more interesting food options.

Thank Clherbe
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a bite Sunday, burgers and such ... Was very pleasant friendly staff.. Good food... Clean bathrooms A

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very large. Food quality not as good as when it first opened...typical burgers and dinners, lots of parking...very dark

Thank P W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like I said before, good food, slow service. If you sit at the bar you get super fast service, sit at a booth or table, not enough servers. They try, not enough of them, not their fault. They raised prices but didn't improve service. hire...More

Thank kirk c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was with colleagues in Carlisle, and we wanted a place to eat, with a variety of foods and libation, where we could regroup. Our first choice, at 6pm on a Thursday night required a 2 hour wait, but T.J.'s said they'd be able to...More

Thank Babzkk
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We took our son to lunch while we were visiting him at college. He said T.J. Rockwell’s was supposed to be good. The food was delicious. It was pretty crowded for lunch but the service was still very good.

Thank Tammy H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Have gone several times for lunch here, wait staff is always pleasant and helpful. Soups are very good, most sandwiches are very good except for the turkey Swiss sandwiches. Two tiny sliders with barely any Swiss and dry turkey ordered by my friend, good thing...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Great atmosphere with good food. We always enjoy stopping in for a burger. Great place to meet friends.

Thank charlie138
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I was visiting from out of town. Friends recommended meeting up here. It was loud at times but we felt comfortable hanging out as long as we wanted. The food was good and plentiful. I had a great burger. I’d go again next time I’m...More

Thank SueFNP
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Mechanicsburg
Rodeway Inn
26 reviews
4.65 km away
Motel 6 Mechanicsburg - Harrisburg West
11 reviews
6.20 km away
Wingate by Wyndham Mechanicsburg/Harrisburg West
1,025 reviews
6.29 km away
Econo Lodge
59 reviews
7.24 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Baker's Restaurant
307 reviews
3.93 km away
Road Hawg Barbeque
29 reviews
4.78 km away
Pakha's Thai Restaurant
91 reviews
4.85 km away
The Pickle Nickel
53 reviews
4.70 km away
Nearby Attractions
Haars Drive In Theater
53 reviews
3.02 km away
Paulus Farm Market
86 reviews
4.99 km away
Williams Grove Speedway
32 reviews
.66 km away
Dill's Tavern and Plantation
5 reviews
4.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from T. J. Rockwell's American Grill & Tavern staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 896 W Grantham Rd, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055-5359
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mechanicsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-766-4200
  • E-mail
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