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Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse

9000 Ming Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1318
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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I have tried most of the menu items and have not been disappointed on anything. Their Joe's steak is an aged Sirloin, very tender and great flavor. It happens to be something you don't get at most other steak houses and is my favorite.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We love their Joe's steaks. Aged sirloin - very tender and flavorful. The only steak in a restaurant we can't seem to get enough. Their railroad shrimp and cheesecake are to die for as well.

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Orem, Utah
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127 reviews 127 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I really enjoy this chain. I hadn't been to this one yet so I gave it a try and wasn't disappointed. The service was very good and so was the food. I'll be coming back. My only complaint would be that the music was a bit loud.

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Bakersfield, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Tahoe Joe's has a friendly and engaging atmosphere! The place makes you feel like you are sitting at a ski lodge in Lake Tahoe. The staff is attentive, but not awkwardly so. Tahoe Joe's has the best ribeye steak in Bakersfield. My steak is always medium rare, just the way I like it! My husband and I frequent this place... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Foods was ok, I actually liked the mashed potatoes better than the steak (it was dry). The salad was ok. The green beans and rolls were very good. Probably reasonably priced for the amount of food but over priced for quality of food. Oh and I sat on the patio and it smelled like sewage so beware.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Service was good. Waitress we has was attentive. Pricing was high for what you got. I had asked for steak med rare, got it well done. I would have been ok , but the staek had a weird flavor to it. Veggies were over cooked and again, a funky flavor...... I guess I will give it a second try before... More 

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Bakersfield Ca
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My wife and I decided to go out for an early dinner and we chose Tahoe Joe's because it is near our home and we had a very generous gift card. We arrived about 4:45 and walked right in to a nice booth. We told our waitress, Cristie, that we were not in a hurry and would order our food... More 

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123 reviews 123 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Near the Homewood Inn where we made an overnight stop. We only ordered main courses and consequently were probably the only people not leaving with doggie boxes! The portions are large but quality is good and I enjoyed getting a 22 ounce draft to go with.

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Meridian, Idaho
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

My in laws have been ranting and raving about this place since I met them, and now I finally was able to try it for myself. The food was stellar and our waitress went above and beyond the entire time. Good attitude, very knowledgable, and bubbly. I hate myself for not remembering her name, but I think it was Tami....either... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We eat here on occasion, when our desire for a great steak outweighs our need for good service. The Joe's sirloin steak tastes like filet mignon, and the soups and baked beans are delicious! Unfortunately, the wait staff on most of our visits, have been inattentive and/or rude! Management doesn't seem to care about it either. It's sad, because the... More 

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Additional Information about Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse

Address: 9000 Ming Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1318
Phone Number: 661-664-8723
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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