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13118 Highway 9, Boulder Creek, CA 95006-9120
+1 831-338-9417
10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Boulder Creek, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Joe's looks a bit rough, like a dive should, but it's full of good folks and strong drinks. Bobby makes one of the best Bloody Mary's I've had anywhere. Great live music too!

Thank Jonathan K
Boulder Creek, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Good eclectic music. Crowd is totally mixed. I live here, so it's a place you can stop in when it's a good band.

Thank Denise S
Ben Lomond, California
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016

They serve good drinks, bartenders always nice. Live music every weekend and they have good bands. Not really dance area, but I've seen some people dancing. Pool tables and just easy and mellow atmosphere. They do not serve food.

Thank Monika T
Boulder Creek, California
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed February 8, 2016

This place has just changed owners which has given it a needed cleaning. It IS the place to stop in Boulder Creek for a drink. Saying is "if you haven't been to Joe's, you haven't been to Boulder Creek". Make sure you strike up a conversation with anyone at the bar. If you don't find the group with your interests... More 

Thank dandkbcc
Boulder Creek, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 28, 2015

Joe's Bar is under new ownership and new management, from the previous owner of many years. As a long-time local, it's been fun to see the changes and energy put in to Joe's. For example: Breakfast Bloody Mary's with Bacon and Prawns, with a separate Bar for events.

Thank CosmoGirl831
Santa Cruz, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is the local bar and pool hall. Very small but it seems you can get everyone in. They have music on the weekends and it can vary considerably so go and enjoy whatever you hear.

Thank Beth_Moscov
Coarsegold, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

This was a fun little bar to spend an evening playing pool and enjoying a beer with local friends. We spent the weekend in Boulder Creek for our Anniversary at MerryBrook Lodge and dined at Scoppazi's and ended our evening at Joe's with local friends.

Thank Jamie T
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119 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2014

Nice Local Bar in a small town North of Santa Cruz. Friendly service, pleasant locals, Small selection of tap beers but enough variety. A seasonal Sierra Nevada was good. Juke box played harder rock on the loud side.

Thank chubmasterp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13118 Highway 9, Boulder Creek, CA 95006-9120
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Boulder Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 831-338-9417

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?