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CJ's Tap and Grill

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$$ - $$$
Bar, International, Grill, Canadian, American, Pub
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1 Strathy Rd, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 5J6, Canada
+1 905-372-9784
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Courtice, Canada
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drinks were good but not the food. The fish n Chips were so greasy they saturated the fries. The rest of the food was lacking. The plus was the onion rings.

Thank Kim S
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We decided to take our 4 year old to CJ's for Valentine's Day. It was our first time to CJ's and unfortunately will be our last. Our son loves ribs and fries so we ordered a half rack of ribs with wings ($24) to share. The ribs were so dry and hard my son could not even chew them. The... More 

Thank AZ A
Port Hope, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

The visit was great. The service was fast. Food could have been better. Plenty of parking. The employees are very nice.

Thank lisedespatie
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

we went a few weeks ago and loved the burger and wrap. though we live in Newcastle we will be back very soon and I am going to try a steak.

Thank Phillip M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great staff and food at CJ's. The jumbalaya was well-seasoned and loaded with shrimp, chicken and tasty veggies. The chicken salad was served with fresh and flavourful fixings. Despite being full, the noise level in the restaurant didn't get in the way of conversation. We'll be back!

Thank Harry M
Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Went to The Jail in Cobourg for lunch with friends and it was closed so we opted to try CJ's. We tried different menu items and everything was delicious. Hot, tasty, and fresh.

Thank justg13
Cobourg, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Bar is a nice place to be able to wait until a table is available. Menu typical of a bar. Servers very receptive to swapping for example fries for a salad. Service good and food very well presented while being tasty.

Thank L1432WZrichardm
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I worked at Casey's for 15 years and always loved their food. Let me tell you that CJ's (formerly Casey's) is even better. I had the Chicken Taco salad. It was so wonderful that I couldn't stop eating. It was taken off of the Casey's menu years ago and I am so glad that it is on CJ's menu. I... More 

Thank micnmarf
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Was taken here last night for my birthday dinner. Was the first time being back since the change over and I absolutely loved it. Had the ginger curry shrimp and it was amazing. Tons of shrimp and lots of flavour. The apps we had (mushroom caps, fried pickles, and loaded bread) were very tasty as well. Bit disappointed to see... More 

Thank Amy S
Cobourg, Canada
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155 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Recently had dinner here with another couple....... it was a good night. Got seated right away. Attentive waitress.

Thank jeanandbillgardner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Bar, International, Grill, Canadian, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Strathy Rd, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 5J6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cobourg
  • Phone Number: +1 905-372-9784
CJ's has been family owned for 25 years. Originally a Casey's Bar and Grill, we have had the opportunity to become independent as of June 1, 2015. We are passionate about guest service, value and quality. Our goal in the relaunch as CJ's has been to bring back all of our guest favourites with a bit of a twist to make it our own. Working with our suppliers, we are bringing in local, fresh and high quality products, in an effort to better serve and support our community.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?