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Address: 160 Nelson Mandela Ave, Windhoek, Namibia
Phone Number: 264 61 23 2457
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4:30 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 12:30 am
Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 12:30 am

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This is a absolute must do in Windhoek, but try and book for dinner. The lunch menu is limited with very poor service, but at night the place becomes alive and it is really... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
21 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Joe's beerhouse is a popular stop for both locals and tourists. It has a great atmosphere and should be on every visitor's itinerary when visiting Namibia.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This is a absolute must do in Windhoek, but try and book for dinner. The lunch menu is limited with very poor service, but at night the place becomes alive and it is really magical.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The setting of the place is what will strike you first of all. As you settle at your table and start ordering you will be pleased to notice that maintaining a normal voice tone is possible as the place is not loud in spite of the presence of many and a packed full place. The food and drinks are all... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We loved Joe's. Fun atmosphere, friendly service. Great game (springbok kebobs and malva pudding were fantastic!) and great dessert. A must visit if staying in Windhoek.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Had lunch here with the family, good value and huge portions. Good beer but food good do with some love and passion.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is one address where any local or traveller will be able to meet up with you. Unquestionably Namibian, with mouthwatering BBQ meat dishes, wonderfully rustic and out-doors type setting, and plenty of locally brewed beer. As god as it gets in a city, with the feeling of being out of the city. One of those "Do-not-miss" places. Not really... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Exceptional location and Staff friendly but the food was by far the worst we had in whole Namibia and not worth the price. Oryx Jägerschnitzel (breaded) was cold and tough as leather, Spätzle tasteless with some instant sauce. Beef cheese burger was also cold (cheese didn't melt) and tasted very strange.

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Ex-pats and tourists abound at this beer garden and restaurant. Good food, good service (from trainee Linus), and the kitschy decor and atmosphere you expect for such a place. Entrees about $15 USD. The ibex was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Amazing and laid back atmosphere. Great place to hangout with friends as well as family. The cuisine is interesting and offers various delicious meals. Would recommend it anytime. A must stop when in Windhoek.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Joe's Beerhouse is a very nice and authentic restaurant where you can get the best game. I would really recommend the Bushman Sossatie as it features 5 different kinds of game (Zebra, Kudu, Crocodile, Oryx and Ostrich). The waiters are quite nice but they don't always get your orders right (especially when you're in a large group). One tip when... More 

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