We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Unusual Junction

56310 US Highway 36, West Lafayette, OH 43845-9732
+1 740-545-9772
Review Highlights
Something different

Nice variety of hot sauces and candy that I haven't seen since I was a kid. Their cheeses are... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
via mobile
For a visit out of the ordinary

The Junction, as we call it, only serves lunch. We like to go there for their big fish sandwich... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Newcomerstown, Ohio
Read all 27 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good25%
  • Average35%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
4 Jun 2017
“Something different ”
25 Apr 2017
“For a visit out of the ordinary”
Closes in 20 min
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
56310 US Highway 36, West Lafayette, OH 43845-9732
+1 740-545-9772
Write a Review
Reviews (27)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Nice variety of hot sauces and candy that I haven't seen since I was a kid. Their cheeses are reasonably priced also.

Thank Kampingkeith
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Junction, as we call it, only serves lunch. We like to go there for their big fish sandwich, but they have a good selection to choose from. Plus, you can peruse all the unusual stuff they have for sale.

Thank M5602FRrichards
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We were there on a Sunday afternoon at about 4:00 PM. The café was closed, so I can't comment on that. There is a gift shop full of junk no one would want and lots of jars of pickles and relishes. There are some dusty...More

Thank quetalamigo
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Neat little roadside stop. They have a bunch of off the wall things to look at. A tiny chapel, fun automobiles, a stationary train, old artifacts, pop culture artifacts, a small diner that serves food, and an original "Price is Right" sign - go see...More

Thank Porthos7
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here before going to Raven's Glenn winery across the road. I had been to Unusual Junction many times over the last 30+ years (it was a favorite stop on the way to Aunt & Uncle's), however, I had not been...More

1  Thank PSKLRK
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Saw many advertisements for this place so decided to check it out. It did have some fun things to look at but not enough to make it a "destination" visit.

Thank Annette H
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Before parting ways our extended family needed a place to eat, we chose this place close to I-77. The memorilbilia inside was fascinating for all ages to view. We were a rather large group (15) but we had no problem sitting together and choosing from...More

Thank kkx4
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Food was great, quick service. Very good. Will def eat there again. Store has tons stuff to buy. Sauces, lunch meat, cheese,spices, candy, noodles, list goes on.

1  Thank Kayla W
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Great deli selection and prices ! Their homemade Toffee Puff Corn yum! Local cheeses,candy and specialty grocery items.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I had my expectations set too high I guess. I really thought that there would be a lot of different stores in each car, but there was one car and only canned items, candy and a little bit of antiques.

Thank Janimari2015
Nearby Restaurants
Raven's Glenn Italian Restaurant
82 reviews
.54 km away
Railroad Restaurant Saloon
49 reviews
13.69 km away
Lava Rock Grille
28 reviews
.00 km away
China Star
7 reviews
8.57 km away
Nearby Attractions
Raven's Glenn Winery
93 reviews
.53 km away
Rainbow Hills Winery
19 reviews
5.39 km away
Pearl Valley Cheese
19 reviews
9.31 km away
Historic Roscoe Village
201 reviews
14.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Unusual Junction staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines