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Tahoe Joe's Famous Steakhouse Restaurants

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016 Winner
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LUNCH MENU
Available Daily | Served 11 am – 3 pm
APPETIZERS
$10.99
Order up the "Big Railroad" for $15.99
Railroad Camp Shrimp®
Hand-battered, tempura style shrimp tossed with wontons and peanuts in our sweet and spicy garlic soy sauce
$11.99
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
Pan-seared, loaded with jumbo lump crab meat and a blend of seasonings. Served with housemade avocado cream and Joe's mustard sauce
$10.99
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
A rich and creamy four-cheese blend with fresh spinach and artichoke hearts. Served with wood-roasted salsa and crisp tortilla chips
$11.99
Jackpot Nachos
Piled high with refried beans, Jack and cheddar cheese, tomatoes, jalapeños and topped with sour cream, homemade guacamole and green onions
$10.99
Pan-Seared Calamari
Seared with a pistachio crust and topped with lemon caper sauce
$11.99
Seared Ahi Tuna*
Sashimi-grade tuna, rubbed with Joe's bold spices and seared rare. Served with baby greens tossed in a Cucumber Vinaigrette with a sweet soy dipping sauce
$8.99
Onion Straws
Hand-breaded onion petals paired with spicy Ranch and a jalapeño BBQ sauce for dipping
$10.99
Buffalo Wings
Spicy Buffalo sauced jumbo wings
SIERRA MOUNTAIN SPECIALTIES
Add a mixed greens salad, baby greens salad, Caesar salad or a bowl of homemade soup with any entrée $3.49
6 oz. $14.99
10 oz. $17.99
Joe's Steak®
Slow roasted sirloin rolled in cracked black pepper and wood-grilled. Served with Blue Lake Green Beans and choice of side
$11.99
Sierra Nevada® Fish & Chips
Pacific Cod, hand-dipped in our Sierra Nevada® beer batter and stacked atop our Cabin Fries. Served with homemade cole slaw, creamy tartar sauce and malt vinegar
$12.99
Bacon Wrapped Bourbon Shrimp
Jumbo shrimp wrapped in applewood-smoked bacon, wood-grilled and basted with our Knob Creek® Bourbon glaze. Served with Vegetable Rice Pilaf and Wood-Grilled Veggies
$12.99
Wood-Grilled Chicken
Your choice of BBQ or Whiskey Peppercorn sauce served with Blue Lake Green Beans and Mountain Mashers
$14.99
Ponderosa Sirloin
A thick 6 oz. Choice cut, wood-grilled and served with Blue Lake Green Beans and choice of side
$11.99
With Chicken $14.99
With Shrimp $17.99
Blackwood Canyon Pasta
Penne noodles tossed in a creamy Parmesan sauce with tender mushrooms, artichoke hearts, tomatoes, fresh basil and just a hint of garlic
$10.99
Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders
A half pound of hand-breaded chicken stacked atop our Cabin Fries served with Ranch dressing and BBQ sauce for dipping
$14.99
Sierra Mountain Ribs
Single rack of slow cooked baby back ribs, wood-grilled and served with our hand-cut Cabin Fries
JOE'S BOWLS
Our signature salad dressings are made from scratch daily
$11.99
Wood-Grilled Chicken Salad
Hand-pulled chicken atop baby field greens, tossed with our Champagne Vinaigrette, raisins, sweet walnuts, tomatoes, and Gorgonzola cheese
$11.99
Citrus Chicken Salad
Baby field greens, wood-grilled chicken, Gorgonzola cheese, fresh avocado and cucumbers tossed in our Citrus Vinaigrette. Topped with sweet walnuts, Mandarin oranges and crisp wonton strips
$11.99
Railroad Camp Shrimp® Salad
Tempura-style shrimp piled high on thinly sliced lettuce tossed with peanuts, crisp wontons and our Cucumber Vinaigrette Tempura-style shrimp piled high on thinly sliced lettuce tossed with peanuts, crisp wontons and our Cucumber Vinaigrette
$12.99
Joe's Steak Salad
Thinly sliced Joe's Steak® atop baby field greens, tossed with our Champagne Vinaigrette, tomatoes, sweet walnuts and Gorgonzola cheese
$11.99
Cool Ranch Chicken Salad
Hand-breaded chicken atop mixed greens with Jack and cheddar cheese, fresh tomatoes, crisp cucumbers and Ranch dressing
$11.99
BBQ Chicken Salad
Wood-grilled chicken, avocado, Roma tomatoes, cucumbers, black beans, Monterey Jack and cheddar cheese atop mixed greens tossed with Ranch dressing
$8.99
Unlimited Soup and Salad
Choose from two scratch-made soups and three signature salads. Served with fresh-baked sourdough rolls
CAMPFIRE BURGERS & SANDWICHES
All burgers & sandwiches served with Joe's hand-cut Cabin Fries
$11.99
Without Bacon $10.99
Bacon Cheddar Burger
A wood-grilled burger topped with crisp, applewood-smoked bacon and cheddar cheese
$13.99
Joe's Steak Sandwich®
Hand-carved Joe's Steak®, mushrooms, onions, tomatoes, crisp bacon, Monterey Jack cheese, Thousand Island dressing and a green chile between grilled Parmesan bread
$11.99
Peppercorn Bleu Burger
Cracked black pepper and melted bleu cheese make this burger a winner!
$10.99
California Chicken Sandwich
A wood-grilled chicken breast topped with Monterey Jack cheese and crisp bacon along with sliced avocado, Honey Mustard dressing, lettuce and tomato
$11.99
Crystal Bay Chicken Sandwich
Wood-grilled chicken, sautéed onions and mushrooms, fresh avocado and bacon along with Monterey Jack cheese and a green chile between grilled Parmesan bread
$11.99
Sourdough Melt
A pan-seared burger topped with Monterey Jack cheese, sautéed onions and a green chile on Joe's signature grilled Parmesan bread
$11.99
Smoke House BBQ Burger
Applewood-smoked bacon, cheddar cheese, hand-breaded onion strings and BBQ sauce
$11.99
Mushroom Burger
Tender baby portobello mushrooms and Jack cheese
$11.99
Sierra Mountain Dip
Slow roasted and thinly sliced steak topped with onions, mushrooms, peppers and melted Monterey Jack cheese
$11.99
BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich
Slow-roasted and hand-pulled pork tossed with Joe's signature BBQ sauce & topped with crispy onion strings and cheddar cheese
DINNER MENU
APPETIZERS
$10.99
Order up the "Big Railroad" for $15.99
Railroad Camp Shrimp®
Hand-battered, tempura style shrimp tossed with wontons and peanuts in our sweet and spicy garlic-soy sauce
$11.99
Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes
Pan-seared, loaded with jumbo lump crab meat and a blend of seasonings. Served with house-made avocado cream and Joe's mustard sauce
$10.99
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
A rich and creamy four-cheese blend with fresh spinach and artichoke hearts served with wood-roasted salsa and crisp tortilla chips
$11.99
Jackpot Nachos
Piled high with refried beans, Jack and cheddar cheese, tomatoes, jalapeños and topped with sour cream, scratch-made guacamole and green onions
$10.99
Buffalo Wings
Spicy Buffalo sauced jumbo wings
$10.99
Pan-Seared Calamari
Seared with a pistachio crust and topped with lemon caper sauce
$11.99
Seared Ahi Tuna*
Sashimi-grade tuna, rubbed with Joe's bold spices and seared rare, served with baby greens tossed in a Cucumber Vinaigrette with a sweet-soy dipping sauce
$8.99
Onion Straws
Hand-breaded onion petals paired with spicy Ranch and a jalapeño BBQ sauce for dipping
DINNER FOR TWO
per person26.99
Dinner for Two
Start with your favorite appetizer to share, then choose either a slow-roasted 10 oz. Joe's Steak®, an 8 oz. hand-carved Prime Rib or Joe's-Style Roasted Chicken. Finish with a slice of our famous Nevada Cheesecake® to share
SIERRA MOUNTAIN SPECIALTIES
Add a mixed greens salad, baby greens salad, Caesar salad or a bowl of homemade soup with any entrée $3.49
$19.99
Joe's-Style Chicken & Ribs $24.99
Joe's-Style Roasted Chicken
A half chicken, seasoned with Joe's proprietary spices, slow-roasted and finished on our almond wood grill. Paired with Mountain Mashers and Blue Lake Green Beans
$17.99
Wood Grilled Chicken
Whiskey Peppercorn or BBQ Glazed. Served with Mountain Mashers and Blue Lake Green Beans
$22.99
Pork Chops
Two center cut chops grilled over an almond wood fire and paired with Mountain Mashers and Blue Lake Green Beans
Full (12-14 Bones) $28.99
Half (6-7 Bones) $21.99
Sierra Mountain Ribs
Slow cooked baby back ribs, wood-grilled and served with creamy scratch-made slaw and hand-cut Cabin Fries. Includes your choice of a salad or scratch-made soup
$25.99
Ribs & Railroad Camp Shrimp®
A single rack of our tender baby back ribs paired with our signature Railroad Camp Shrimp® and creamy scratch-made slaw
$20.99
Whiskey Peppercorn Sirloin
Slow-roasted Joe's Steak® sliced and topped with a Whiskey Peppercorn cream sauce. Served with Mountain Mashers and Blue Lake Green Beans
WOOD-GRILLED STEAKS
Our steaks are grilled over an almond wood fire. We use only mid-western, corn-fed beef aged a minimum of 28 days. Wood-Grilled Steaks come with Blue Lake Green Beans and: Choose one - Baby Greens Salad, Mixed Greens Salad, Caesar Salad, Homemade Soup + Choose one - Big Baked Potato, Mountain Mashers, Vegetable Rice Pilaf, Cabin Fries
14 oz. Our Most Popular Cut $29.99
Try the 20 oz. Nebraska $33.99
Joe's Ribeye
$26.99
Ponderosa Sirloin
A thick 12 oz. Choice cut
6 oz. $20.99
10 oz. $23.99
Joe's Steak®
Slow roasted for over 19 hours, then rolled in cracked black pepper and wood grilled. Served medium and above
$31.99
Virginia City Filet
9 oz. center cut and bacon-wrapped
$32.99
Twin Petite Filets
Two 5 oz. bacon-wrapped filets topped with your choice of garlic butter or Gorgonzola cheese
$28.99
New York Strip
14 oz. Choice cut
$21.99
Sierra Steak
9 oz. marinated sirloin
$32.99
Tahoe T-Bone
A 22 oz. Choice cut featuring the New York and Filet
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Reviewed December 21, 2018

Two of us arrived at 11.30 for lunch. The waitress was friendly and greeted us immediately. We explained we were waiting for a third person to arrive, so declined repeated efforts by the waitress to order. Our friend finally arrived at noon, by which time...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnmodesto
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

I know this is a chain but I always get a great meal here. The bar area is great for meeting clients and the staff is always attentive

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 91brandil
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Good food, atmosphere, service. The calamari steak appetizer and dinner are delicious. Eat there every time I'm in town.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank toekneea1
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Location close to our house closed a couple years ago, so we decided to pay another visit while on the road. We were seated quickly and the service was good... Meals were as ordered and everyone enjoyed their food. Typical of other locations nothing special...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ronSohana
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Met for lunch and an interview with a friend from Los Angeles. The food was fabulous. The service was fair. The atmosphere was very fitting, quiet and clean.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GeraldO202
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice clean dining area and friendly staff. The food was good. It was a little wait but not bad at all. I like the atmosphere and my Peppercorn Bleu burger was cooked to perfection. It was a little high for just lunch but worth the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 706scottn
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Had a great milestone family and friends gathering this past Sunday. Our seating was a little tight for our party of 28, but we all had a great time, and were satisfied with the food and service provided by Mark and Hope. Appreciated the manager...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Undie1
Reviewed August 29, 2018

I had the Ribs and Chicken. I thought it was pretty good. I would definitely go here again and long before I'd go to one of the National Chain Restaurants

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sehaare
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed it here. We had an excellent server called Alex. A lovely glass of Riesling and pint of Sierra Nevada Ale. I went for the jackpot nachos which were some of the best I've ever had. Baby G had kids chicken dippers which...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Soosgreen
Reviewed June 30, 2018

The crab cakes are really good! They are made fresh and taste flavorful and authentic! Be aware that “zesty fettuccine” means spicy! Since I do not like spicy food they remade my fettuccine without the pepper flakes without an issue. The staff were friendly and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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