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Embers Restaurant

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204 N Main St, Joseph, OR 97846
(541) 432-2739
Today
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Definitely Give it a Try

I have eaten here many times in the past 20 years or so. I am usually always happy with my experience. The menu has a lot of choices and there are many different beers on tap. The beer-battered fries are excellent. The staff is friendly and accommodating. In the summer, if you sit outside, you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

I have eaten here many times in the past 20 years or so. I am usually always happy with my experience. The menu has a lot of choices and there are many different beers on tap. The beer-battered fries are excellent. The staff is friendly and accommodating. In the summer, if you sit outside, you won't have a better view... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We ate here two times - lunch and dinner. The food was excellent under the trees as we watched the town go by. Good beer selection! (even tho' I am not much of a beer drinker)

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Pullman, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is a nice, clean place to eat in Joseph, Oregon. The food was tasty but not spectacular. Had a small pizza with underdone crust. But all the ingredients are fresh. The service is very good. The prices are reasonable and it seems like a great family place.

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Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Decent selection of microbrews and good food. I had the rustic pizza, it was excellent! Perfect crust with the tastiest artichokes I've ever eaten (see pic). Lots of outdoor seating with fantastic mountain views that get in Joseph. Worth a stop!

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Oregon City, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

On many levels, this was a winner. We especially liked the outside patio, where we sat beside a firepit enjoying the cooling September evening, enjoying the mountain view. The place seemed to be very popular with locals, which we appreciate. Service was prompt and friendly. Food was disappointing. We ordered a nacho and quesadilla, and both were less than average.... More 

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Port Clinton, Ohio
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61 reviews 61 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We had pizza here and it was ok but nothing to write home about. We gave some of the pizza to some young gentlemen who were drinking beer so they probably enjoyed it more than we did. We probably will not go back.

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Lake Jackson, Texas
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112 reviews 112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

This was a good experience for a casual outdoor meal. The outdoor seating was quite pleasant, and we had a nice background view of the mountains. The beers, as expected were good, though they were out of some. I had a reuben, and it was quite good, (but not the type that as a ridiculously tall stack of meat.) My... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

There aren't a lot of dining choices in Joseph. This is a step up from pub food. It's good and worth the recommendation. We enjoyed sitting outside and looking at the mountains!

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Tacoma, WA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I was part of a 15 person group who had dinner at the Embers. The first thing was telling us what was not available from a very limited menu. Hamburgers, no. Choosing something else was tough and my lasagne came cold. Yuk.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We eat her 2 or 3 times every time we stay in Joseph, and we're only there for 5 nights! The other nights we eat at the R&R Drive-in.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 204 N Main St, Joseph, OR 97846
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Joseph
  • Phone Number: (541) 432-2739

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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