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Johnny Rocket's - Olentangy River Rd

1787 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, OH 43212
+1 614-291-8239
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good18%
  • Average33%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
20 Apr 2017
“Fun by the campus.”
8 Mar 2017
“Delicious family oriented reasonably priced burgers”
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
1787 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, OH 43212
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Drove by to see even the name has been taken down. The location was OK, not far from OSU, but the concept didn't work.

1  Thank flbuck
Reviewed 20 April 2017

A great hamburger hangout with the flare of the 50's and 60's. Juke Boxes on the table and Tall milk shake add to the fun. If your looking for french fries and hamburgers this is the place for you. It is always busy so come...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We visited here twice; both times we were satisfied. Meat was delicious, handmade, fresh, not watery; condiments also fresh and tasty (not having sat around after being sliced for days), and it's a comfortable easygoing place.

Thank helpfulness2017
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I really don't consider myself a picky person. Burgers - were ok. Nothing great. Came in with a small child that needed a booster seat. We finally located one at the other end of the place.... retrieved it ourselves. We arrived about noon on a...More

Thank OHIOBuckeye58
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Walk in and was greeted sat at the bar. You can watch your food being prepared which is nice and something I enjoy the Smokehouse burger was good as well as the fries .Asia was my server very polite and always smiling.

Thank kustomkolors
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The kind of place I remember as a kid, great food, excellent service and 60 music playing! Onions rings were out of sight, burgers were done right and a great selection. Granddaughter just became a "Buckeye" so I am sure will frequent this place a...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our first visit here and I must say I was impressed with the staff who greet you when you come through the front door. The wife and I ordered the Smoke House burgers. I had the double which was mouthful. We also shared a plate...More

Thank Edward P
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

As soon as you walk in, you feel like your stepping back in time! The waitress was absolutely wonderful! The burgers and milkshakes were great! I defiantly wished we had one of these where we live!

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We went here for dinner after an early movie. I just LOVE the atmosphere-white tile, red counter stools and booths from the fifties. The hamburgers were very good, but a little greasy. The onion rings were absolutely delicious. But BY FAR the most delicious item...More

Thank 896jeannes
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We stopped here for a quick burger. The burgers was pretty good and seemed to be made fresh, as advertised. At $6.00 they are a tad more than similar places. For $2.00 more you can get a side salad or unlimited fries. Shakes are almost...More

Thank Bob S
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1787 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, OH 43212
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-291-8239
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