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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

1730 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-5103
+1 831-737-1690
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“jambalaya” (2 reviews)
“tacos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1730 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-5103
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren’t sure what to expect, knowing this is a chain restaurant. We were at the Salinas, CA location. We were pleasantly surprised. Food was very good -I had the Mediterranean Chicken tacos that were delicious -and our service was excellent. We visited on a...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My cousins and I had horrible service very disappointed. I was celebrating my BIRTHDAY and hadn't gone in a while. The waiter was nice but she forgot a lot of things that we ordered. We had to constantly remind her about what we needed. Like...More

Thank Bandida1
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Get a clue, if you're holding on a drink order it's a server problem. Holding on a food order could be anything. Took 35 minutes to get a party of 12 their drinks. Food order was close to an hour. Food was alright if not...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Very poor service. Always willing to give places a chance but 25 minutes without any contact or what's up is a bad sign!

Thank Tobyritenour
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We gathered for a belated Birthday Dinner at B J's and the weather was so nice we ate on the patio. Our waiter was awesome, very attentive and lit two heaters for us. We will return soon.

Thank AngelaMott
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Ok to be honest have eaten here before and everything was great.But this last place was a joke at best .Our waitress kept disappearing and could not be found .Service was so slow and sporadic my sons hamburger was cold and oozed red stuff fries...More

Thank Mary Ann M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Pleasant and friendly server. Served promptly as he was made aware of our movie time. Spinach salad was mediocre, bacon component almost non-existent so poor value at $9.50. Soup of the day, corn chowder, had starchy corn and was not warm. I could make better...More

Thank Cymbo32737
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Nice spot for lunch or dinner Very clean. Decent prices with good service. Large menu. Will go again.

Thank stehib
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We went as a group for lunch our drink orders were quick but our food orders were about a 40 min wait. The place was really dead with only a few patrons. Initially we had plenty of time for lunch with friends but because they...More

Thank bree2026
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Tremendous variety of food and drinks! I love the handcrafted beverages..I have been coming here for sometime and have loved the Berry Burst Cider, Strawberry Patch, A Drink Like That, and all of their house made sodas (Black Cherry, Orange Cream, Root Beer, Cream). My...More

Thank alyssaa_25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1730 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-5103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-737-1690
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