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“Smokey Joe's” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Smokey Joe's ( Kaohsiung Tzuyu)

Smokey Joe's ( Kaohsiung Tzuyu)
No.318 Tzuyu 2nd Road, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
07-9607715,07-5578655
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Ranked #62 of 2,589 Restaurants in Kaohsiung
4.0 of 5 stars 31 Reviews
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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“Smokey Joe's”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

the food and service.

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    Food
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“love Coco! She is the sweetest!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

Friendly staff, great place to hang out with friends

Visited October 2011
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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Mexican and Taiwanese dishes”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012 via mobile

I can say the most frequent Mexican restaurant I visited in Kaohsiung. You can find variety of choices from tacos, to local Taiwanese dishes, fried fish, kungbao chicken, tofu, calamari, and so on. Ordering for foreigner is not a problem since they have english menu with photo in it. Staff can speak english as well. The atmosphere is great, design like a Mexican restaurant. Though it is quite noisy during dinner time so not recommended as a meeting place. The food is comparatively pricey if you decide to select several dishes since you can spare a little more in buffet restaurant in Grand HiLai.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Not that good”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2010

Was there and order the fajitas...not that good. Paying extra for the interior decroation for an average meal.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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“awesome service!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2010

Not quite sure why we decided to try a mexican restaurant in Kaohsiung (especially since we're from California...) but I'm glad we did. Typhoon Fanapi greeted us today with crazy winds and rain, but glad we were able to get a taxi from our hotel to the restaurant. Decor was ok, similar to an el toritos back home. Food was 7/10. Great selection, but nothing stood out. I had the cheeseburger with fries, coworker had the tortilla pizza. I think they were having a 2 for 1 typhoon drink special, so we had a pleasant meal for 2 with 4 drinks for less than 40 USD. Had a hard time getting a taxi coming back (not that many were on the road) and so the boss ended up letting our server use her car to drive us back :) All went well until we got stuck going up the hotel ramp where we had to get out and push...

all in all, good restaurant. I'd go back again :)
Try the mint mango mojito... very tasty!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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