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Stubborn Mule

$$ - $$$American, ,
104 S Main St, Joseph, OR 97846-8435
+1 541-432-6853
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (8 reviews)
“steak” (10 reviews)
“taco” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
104 S Main St, Joseph, OR 97846-8435
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Were surprised by the Nice atmosphere, food quality and the excellent service. If you go to Joseph, this is a place to be.

Thank Jan V
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We've had two lunches at the Subborn Mule. Both times the food was good, portions were large and service was excellent. Prices was very reasonable, too! We had cod fish and chips, Rueben sandwich, 1/2 chicken Caesar salad (very large). We'll definitely be back!

Thank jeceerwinoregon
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted a steak and we were surprised when we got there to find the Friday night special was surf and turf. The steak was tender and lots of shrimp. Service was good and the portions were large. My husband thought is one of the...More

Thank Custer01
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Great food. HUGE portions, the kids meal looked like a typical adult lunch plate and the burgers were gigantic. Good prices.

Thank jnh866
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I found a discount coupon on Resturant.com for this restaurant. Their website said they were closed on Sunday so we were very happy to see that they were actually open. We got there just as a thunderstorm rolled in. I had a delicious steak and...More

Thank Purplecraftyone
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Good and large meals! Nice varieties of steak, pasta, seafood . . . They also have a full bar, live music on occasion and are popular with locals.

Thank fairydogmotherof2
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This place is clean and reasonably priced. Portions are generous. I have to say the French Dip sandwich is the best I've ever had. The bread is more like a croissant (made in-house) than a hoagie roll that most restaurants use so you're not chewing...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Be sure to come hungry!! We went for the prime rib...oh so delicious! And the french fries were fixed a little different, crispy on the outside but again, oh so yummy. This is a must for dinner!! Great place, friendly staff. Even four turtles to...More

1  Thank jJessup
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This was second time here. Thisvyime for Prime Rib. It was outstanding. Was very busy, lots of patrons but felt staff did s great job. Very attentive. Will go again.

1  Thank PaintHorseLady
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Everyone knew everyone except us. Vibrant, noisy, but friendly atmosphere. Huge portions. We ate in the family dining room which was a little crowded, but gave us the chance to "feel" the local vibe.

1  Thank Karin P
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Bryan H
6 January 2017|
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Response from PaintHorseLady | Reviewed this property |
Think you could just give them quick phone call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 S Main St, Joseph, OR 97846-8435
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 541-432-6853
Phone: 541-432-6853
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