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“Joe's Steak and Railroad Camp Shrimp”
Review of Tahoe Joe's

Tahoe Joe's
Ranked #31 of 309 Restaurants in San Luis Obispo
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Good for: Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Reservations, Takeout
Reviewed 25 March 2014

This place has a really good happy hour too. Draft beers are cheap and they have a bunch of items for $3 or $4. Joe's Steak and Railroad Camp Shrimp are the best.

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 11 March 2014

Great prices for Happy Hour but the service was extremely poor. Did not bring us utensils or napkins until we asked several times. Service for drinks was slow and waitress was a bit surly.

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Thank klmattocks
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

We had just come from Tahoe so we were in the mood to stay in the mood if you know what I mean. We had an excellent steak and the soup was marvelous. We could walk there from the hotel and the mall location was ideal to "drink and walk."

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Thank Wtftraveler
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Reviewed 22 January 2014

We had just completed a wonderful visit to California's Central Coast, but a delayed flight caused us to spend an additional night in San Luis Obispo. Everyone we asked, at the airport, on a shuttle, in a hotel agreed that the best place around was Tahoe Joe's. I should have checked TripAdvisor !
Joe's is a formula restaurant - over decorated and overpriced - even by California standards. The steaks were all 'tarted up.' Even the house signature tri-tip (slow cooked, seasoned, then sliced) was dipped in butter before serving! WE asked for the simplest steak they had: The sirloins that were recommended to us arrived grilled exactly medium rare, but the meat had been so 'treated' and salty that we could hardly taste the beef.
The quality of the meat was good: it did not need all the marinating, rubbing and sauces that the restaurant is famous for. If you are looking for 'an honest steak,' look elsewhere. The staff was well trained and treated us very well, and the atmosphere, while wildly overdecorated, was pleasant. If f they could just offer STEAK, it would be a good place to enjoy beef.

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Thank baysil
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Reviewed 18 January 2014

My wife and I spent a night in San Luis Obispo while going to San Francisco. We had dinner at Tahoe Joe's and it was a good choice. Nice option.

Thank asbarreto
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