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TJ's on the avenue

7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
+1 440-953-5959
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic rolls” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (24 reviews)
“warm bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Encouraged to try TJ's on the Avenue for dinner tonight. They're located on Mentor Avenue in Mentor. I got a house salad with Blue Cheese Crumbles and French dressing. They serve up a huge portion and it was delicious! I got the Eggplant Parmesan appetizer...More

1  Thank markdouglasobenour
MarzMan88, Manager at TJ's on the avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the positive review! Gotta wonder how to earn your 5-Star approval :) Regardless, we appreciate you giving us a try and look forward to serving you delicious meals in the future! -MP

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was near excellent! Staff was memorable and we will definitely be back for another visit soon Thanks!!

Thank Mr R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

She force me into her Restaurant !! Kept pinching me , my wife was upset.. But the food was good ! Just a thought !!

Thank michael w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Less expensive s is all c lo ean friendly good average service nothing remarkable but good p lo scr for lunch or family

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner. We had to wait a bit because it was homecoming but the wait was worth it. From the bread to the soup and salad to the main meal, everything was excellent. As we were from out of town, we split the...More

Thank LauraS14625
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. Food was fantastic. Service exceptional. Price was reasonable. Would definitely return when back in area.

Thank Terri G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I could not say a single bad thing about TJ's on the Avenue. The food is amazing and not expensive like most other Italian restaurants. The owner is always there helping with anything he possibly can to make sure you have a good visit. This...More

1  Thank vmg440
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by some local residents as we were visiting Malley’s chocolates. We had great service, great home made spaghetti noodles and chicken parmigiana. The garlic bread was delicious and the prices very reasonable. Will definitely stop here again when we...More

2  Thank David M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

If you are tired of the faux Italian chain restaurants and want a true taste of Italy, then look no further as TJ's on the Avenue is it! From the homemade pasta to the delicious bread & salads, everything on the menu is perfect! Not...More

2  Thank Julie R
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

TJ’s staff did a wonderful job, taking my order and accommodating some dietary restrictions. The food was hot and ready for pick up. Everything tasted delicious and the prices were very reasonable!!

1  Thank mjtinik
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16 October 2018|
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Response from DJMLN | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they would take a standing reservation - guess the best thing to do is give them a call
16 October 2018|
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Response from ln4js | Reviewed this property |
TJ's take reservations and will be a great experience for all.
Sue O
11 August 2017|
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Response from dawsonvld2 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, they have a bar there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7485 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-5405
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: +1 440-953-5959
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