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Tahoe Joe's

485 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-6546
+1 805-543-8383
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (80 reviews)
“baked potato” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
485 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-6546
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Reviewed today

The food was delicious the menu of wood-grilled steaks cooked perfectly to your liking, others had burgers also cooked to perfection the portions were generous all the food came together. Our server was very friendly and were able to chat and laugh with her. The...More

Thank KAZ059
Reviewed 2 days ago

We just wanted something light to eat after having had a big lunch. Not many choices - this really is a place for a full dinner. The dressing on my salad had way too much vinegar. Very old fashion decorations. Not busy at all on...More

Thank Soulefulltraveler
Reviewed 2 days ago

At the last minute our group decided to go to lunch on Father's Day. YUP...without reservations anywhere! The staff at Tahoe Joe's got us in quickly. Lunch was excellent. The steak salad is SO good: meat was very flavorful and the dressing was very good....More

Thank CutiePiDi
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food is consistently good- if you join their online loyalty program, coupons and promotions are sent to you on a regular basis. This is the place I take Mom to for dinner after she her train gets into town, and we are never disappointed!

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I've been to Tahoe Joe's for dinner - their filet mignon trio is very good. Stopped by for lunch this week and the waitress offered me a very hot and tasty roll fresh from the oven. I had that with my tea and decided to...More

Thank Travelaunt58
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I was near here around lunch time and decided to check it out, I had their fish and chips and a bowl of the vegetable beef soup. The fish and chips was good, nothing spectacular but not bad. I thought the soup was excellent, plenty...More

Thank Hillrm
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We ate dinner here a few months ago. The food was average, the service was slow and not especially friendly. The hostess walked us through the mostly empty restaurant, past multiple vacant tables, and tried to seat us directly beside the bathrooms. And acted offended...More

Thank epscraps
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My friend and I ordered the "Joe's Steak". It comes ala carte so we split a salad. The steak was a little tough but tasty. The service exceptionally good. I got a very large piece of cheesecake that I shared with my friend which was...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I have been to Tahoe Joe's many times, years ago, and thought the food was good then. Our most recent visit told us that times have changed. The steaks look like they are pre-cooked, there are no juices on the plate when served, the chicken...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting to have such a fantastic steak at this family restaurant. Reasonably priced, great service and pretty cool decoration. Highly recommended and will definitively visit again if i have a chance.

Thank Anders E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 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: 485 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-6546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-543-8383
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