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2803 E Anaheim St, Long Beach, CA 90804-3702
562-439-5446
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Bar scene

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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 1
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best Beers Around

Joe Jost's is the best place to grab a beer. They have great bar snacks and the beer is always cold. Just remember to bring cash!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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  • Bar scene
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Vail
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Joe Jost's is the best place to grab a beer. They have great bar snacks and the beer is always cold. Just remember to bring cash!

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Los Angeles, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Great place to hang out while having a cold beer and shooting some pool. Family friendly atmosphere where the kids are welcomed. Great bar food for all including the kiddos. Jukebox and big screen TV's throughout. Don't leave without trying the Joe's Sandwich special and the ever infamous pickled eggs. You will want to take a jar home. Only draw... More 

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Monterey, California
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

when visiting Daughter, or traveling through So Cal a must stop for a special sandwhich, pickled egg and a beer, or just for a tall cold one. A Long Beach tradition, a Noble Tradition and better be your new tradition, listen to daCoach

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Long Beach, California
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313 reviews 313 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
173 helpful votes 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Do any traveling and run across a joe jost t-shirt they are most likely from long beach, ca. It more popular then the queen mary with locals here by a long shot. The place is a dive bar and its claim to fame is the pickled eggs along with a cold beer.

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Seal Beach, SO CA USA
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90 reviews 90 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

This never-changing beer/sandwich pub is a landmark Long Beach classic! I've been coming here since 1966, now 48 years, since I was at Long Beach State. Those that frequent this place are often ex-locals that have moved away, only to drop by when they are in town. Its a no-nonsense, never-changing and always-good menu, with numerous beer on tap and... More 

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Long Beach, CA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Don't worry, you have not accidently found a 1930's movie set. If you have not been here since 1930 you will notice that NOTHING has changed. We have never been here anytime when it wqs not crowded, and difficult to find a place to sit. We like to order the Joe's Special Sandwich, a Pickled Egg and the delicious Root... More 

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Fresno,ca.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Homey, simple, local, cozy....locals love it as well as tourists. Fun place. Actually really liked my "Joes special", a sausage sandwich...NOT a hot dog! Pickled eggs were fun. Beer cold. Crowd interesting. Great vibe! Go!

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Whistler, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Beer mugs straight from the freezer, cheap bar snacks, friendly atmosphere - what more is there to ask. The hot-dog sandwich was good, the pickled eggs surprisingly tasty and its been a long time since I have been in a bar with a shuffle board table. Taken there by a friend, walked in with a little trepidation at first because... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

found this place by accident but what a gem. turns out it is the oldest bar and long beach and it shows: die-hard regular type place, and veteran bartenders. love the old timey feel, non pretentious, and the bartenders are always a good chat. pretzels go for free, and you must try the pickle eggs. (don´t be scared!) their hot... More 

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Ice cold mugs of beer, Joe's special sandwich and the people watching. This is the consummate dive bar and cannot be beat. This place is a must if you are in the Long a Beach area.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2803 E Anaheim St, Long Beach, CA 90804-3702
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: 562-439-5446

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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