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BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse

5500 Grossmont Drive, Between Havenhill Road & La Mesa Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
+1 619-589-7222
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“root beer” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5500 Grossmont Drive, Between Havenhill Road & La Mesa Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed May 13, 2018

We have driven by BJ's hundreds of times, but never stopped. We recently decided to give it a try on a special nite out, and were disappointed. The noise level was ridiculous - had to shout to be heard across the table. We are seniors,...More

1  Thank OldBigBob
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Good place to eat, food was very good. When we got there there were not many people yet so noise level was good. I assume when full it would get quite noisy.

Thank CriticalAdvisor
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

My family and I came to have a late lunch on December 31 2017. As I proceeded to the hostess station, I guess I interrupted a conversation because I had nothing but attitude from that point on. She rudely asked me how many, so I...More

1  Thank LisaArmy6658
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We travelled to the area before we moved here and had tried other BJ's in Northern California as well as Southern California in the Los Angeles area. I have never been disappointed with BJ's. The food is always good and the service is usually good...More

Thank CentralValleyMom
Reviewed September 28, 2017

I have always liked this place in the past but my husband had never been here before. We started with the fried artichokes. Oh my gosh they are good! I ordered a small pizza and my husband ordered a chicken, spicy peanut noodle dish. He...More

Thank Mootheart
Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

Very busy Friday night, but got seated within an half an hour at 7 without a reservation. The beer was great. Always liked the various selections and seasonal beers. Wes & I had the baby back ribs. The sauce on the ribs was great. Not...More

Thank Walter D
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We had a party of 18 people, which they had to combine multiple tables to seat our party. The server was very good and attentive about ensuring she got everyone's order correctly. Food took a little while to come out but I'm attributing that to...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Darn they said we would have a 45 minute wait so we sat in the bar ....good choice. Not only was the food perfect but we had the best waiter we could image. Perfect evening out for our little 3 generation family.

Thank johnpgleason
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

This place looks like it would be a good time but..... The servers are a bit neglectful, the food is just a shade above mediocre, the servers are neglectful (yes, I said it twice), and the noise level in the restaurant is excruciating. There's noise...More

1  Thank traveljunky88
Reviewed January 27, 2017

I will start with a stipulation - the food is outstanding - always is. The one star is for the horrific service. We went for lunch today at 11:30 to beat the crowd. Most seats and booths were empty but we waited 10 minutes to...More

1  Thank 7bogey7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 Grossmont Drive, Between Havenhill Road & La Mesa Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942-3016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-589-7222
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