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Joshua Tree Saloon

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
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61835 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-2313
+1 760-366-2250
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8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Paris
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

No reservations, so we waited for 30 min. to be seated on a Sunday evening. We were seated at a wet table and started with water no-ice which came back water-with ice. no napkins. We are not beer drinkers so we ordered some wine and were invited to choose "red or white". The servers were understaffed so they understandably served... More 

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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped for lunch, always crowded and hard to get a seat, but good food and service. I think it's our third time eating here.

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Thank Steve S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere here is great! All American vibe; could be a movie set. We both had their "Mindshaft" burger with fries. It took a little while to arrive, but when it did I was in heaven, perfectly cooked medium rare with great french fries. My friend had an additional side of cole slaw which he said was very good. Three... More 

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Joshua Tree, California
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138 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Joshua Tree, and this is my favorite place to eat and drink. So often in Tourist towns, you find mediocre food and crappy service from disinterested staff. Joshua Tree is the exact opposite! The food is great in every restaurant in town, and the service is really good. At the saloon, they have an extensive menu .... More 

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Mill Valley, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Old time western bar with friendly staff and good ribs. Nothing fancy but well priced and something not to be missed after a visit to the Park.

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Thank worldhiker2016
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food! Loved the burger, ribs, and the pickles were great too. We shared because it was too hard to choose.

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Thank Kuva J
Tulameen
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. We sat at a picnic table both times and had great discussion with othera at our table. Live music, check for dates.

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Thank Glen T
Woodbury, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Place was busy, but service was good and burgers are definitely big enough to share. Onion rings... yum.

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Thank JoRJo1
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144 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Joshua Park entered from I10 and exited in downtown Joshua Tree, California. If you turn left and proceed to Yucca Valley you will find every chain restaurant in America. If, however, you turn right you will see a white building with Joshua Tree Saloon across the top. Here is where you want to eat. The most outstanding... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joshua Tree Saloon was recommended by a friend. My husband, daughter and myself went there around 3:pm on President's Day. We walked in and it was crowded. It was a "find your own table," situation. We found a table that had not been cleared off before we sat down. We waited 30 minutes for our order to be taken. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Southwestern, Bar, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61835 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, CA 92252-2313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Joshua Tree
  • Phone Number: +1 760-366-2250

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