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TJ's Roadhouse

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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520 S Auburn St, Colfax, CA 95713-9051
+1 530-346-1040
06:30 - 20:00
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Sun 06:30 - 20:00
Mon 06:30 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 06:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
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1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here for years, I stop by for a late lunch and to work on my computer about once a week, have done so for years, my entire family has also eaten there for about 14 years. The food, sadly has gotten poor over the years, but their employees are crazy rude, even the owner, Tona. I asked, just... More 

Thank victoria r
El Reno, Oklahoma, United States
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Found by chance, located near motel. Was single, so sat at counter. A counter is a good sign. Very helpful waitress. Offered suggestions on the very impressive dinner menu. Went with a pasta dish and soup. Yum. Good draft beer selection. We will make this a new must stop location.

Thank Bark M
Los Gatos, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Would not have found if not for TripAdvisor, Quick on off I-80, friendly staff, good portions (we could have easily spit), sandwiches good I-80 Club I would have again. Nice Local Business.

Thank Jerry R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love Tj's! Best food all around! Their burgers are to die for and the ribeye is superb! Best all around restaurant!

Thank Jaime E
Colfax, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Huge portions, super yummy and the owners are really nice!I wish they were open every day. Last time I was there for lunch they were closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Oh and if you can make it there for breakfast ..the chicken fried steak and eggs is delish

Thank gvmommy
Vacaville, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Went with some after a day of 4 wheeling. The wait wasn't that long but they were packed. It a while to take our order. Good thing we had alot to talk about. Finally when the food came I noticed the servings were huge, which was a good thing because we were all hungry. I ordered the Double Chin 🍔,... More 

Thank Eugene L
Colfax, California
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

I have only eaten lunch and dinner here. They have a very home-style menu. The hamburgers are huge. Warm, friendly staff.

Thank BettyJo1234
Rohnert Park, California
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Sitting next to a motel right off Interstate 80 in Colfax, TJ's Roadhouse was a pleasant surprise. Good quality roast beef piled high in a sandwich, french fries fried in obviously fresh oil- what a nice change from your popular chain food coffee shops. Will have to try the steaks next time- looking forward to it! Fresh, aromatic coffee too.... More 

Thank VistaGina
Colfax, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

I've been going to T.J's for years, never disappointed. Great food, breakfast and lunch,really get your monies worth.

Thank 296Rita
Moro, Oregon
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

We happened upon this by mistake and boy was it a good thing! The staff is friendly and food was delicious!! HIGHLY RECOMMEND the clam chowder, best I've EVER had!!!

Thank stacy b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 S Auburn St, Colfax, CA 95713-9051
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Colfax
  • Phone Number: +1 530-346-1040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?