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TJ'S Smokehouse

198 Delaware St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6626
+1 419-285-0034
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
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“ribs” (13 reviews)
“coleslaw” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
198 Delaware St, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6626
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were there during the Toby Keith pre-concert party and the place was packed. The food was great and the music was outstanding - especially Brent Lowry and the Drifters!

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Great food. Friendly staff. Very fast. All three meals were great. Chef very nice. Friendly bartender.

Thank Pennie72
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I think this was the same band I saw this past St. Patty's Day! They were fantastic! Great country bar! Wheelchair accessible. Street parking only, but there is ample space!

Thank SGcvn69
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Always enjoy TJ's outdoor bar area. Usually good country music to be heard and cold beer to be had. Lots of fun for a group of people.

Thank shellgilardi
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I would give this restaurant 5 stars but the hostess was simply rude and unattentive. After we made it past the scowling hostess (who ignored the folks in front of us until we asked members of the staff how you get seated at one of...More

Thank pugpower
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this place with some friends while on the island. I did not eat the food so this review is based purely on the entertainment. Watching the mechanical bull and all the drunk folks attempting to ride was a hoot. The venue has a 2...More

Thank USMEagleFan
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Kaylin was our server- she's awesome! We enjoyed our meals. Everything was hot and fresh and tasted good. The best part was having a table right near the window and watching those brave souls taking on the mechanical bull:) Atmosphere was fun, wished we could've...More

Thank christine n
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Went to Put in Bay for the first time. Thought I would get some bar b que. What a bad idea. Beef Brisket was dry. Ribs were dry. Sauce could not even help. Pulled pork was good. Even told the waiter and nothing else was...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 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 11 June 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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