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Joe's Beerhouse

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Address: 160 Nelson Mandela Ave, Windhoek, Namibia
Phone Number: 264 61 23 2457
Today
11:00 am - 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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Amazing Game

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Natalie D
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Vienna, Austria
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Vienna, Austria
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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Gothenburg
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Yes this is the place to be in Windhoek, everyone is there. When travelling around for a week in Nambia everyone said we had to go here. Yes, it's a great relaxed place with a uniqute environment making a a great statement for Namibian "chabby chic" - lots of fun. Good service, the smoked kudu as appetizer was great but... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Good food but the worst service! Waiting 5 min to be seated, 15 to get the menu, 20 to order and so on is not what you expect from a place like this. If you order an assorted plate with oryx, springbok and kudu meat, it would be great if the lady serving it tells you which is which. Moreover,... More 

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Dakar, Senegal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Too bad that Joe sold the place hope the new owners maintain the collections bse u will never find them anywhere. I miss the place and the food. Especially pork ribs.

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Windhoek, Namibia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
13 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

In the past Joe's Beerhouse has been a place for tourists and people the locals did not really want to mingle with. This has drastically changed with the new owners. Now it is a place for everybody and the quality of food and service has reached formerly unknown heights.

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Windhoek, Namibia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Worst service ever and the food really isn't as great as you would think. Don't know why people still go there.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Great service the staff is very friendly and know the menu Had a great birthday party with family of Cape Town They will always talk about this

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Durban, South Africa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

The only thing I can say is Get There. You will have missed a excellent pub if you don't. Unique in every way.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

My second time at this highly popular and funny decorated place. The service is fast and the main course good, but not spectacular. The don Pedro (?) dessert, a sort of slush was delicious. We found out that Joe has sold the place and hope the new owner keeps up the good work.

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London
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129 reviews 129 reviews
11 attraction reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

we fancied some game for our last meal in Namibia and the guesthouse recommended Joe's. We ate dinner at 8pm and I noticed lots of people were finishing. We still waited some time to be served but it was nothing terrible and the staff were delightful. We had a Namib Bush fire which consisted of Oryx, Springbok and Kudu. All... More 

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