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Joe's Beer House

160 Nelson Mandela Avenue | Eros, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
+264 61 232 457
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“game meat” (99 reviews)
“eisbein” (57 reviews)
“kebab” (30 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
German, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
160 Nelson Mandela Avenue | Eros, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good setting and we enjoyed trying a range of local meats Tye croc / oryx and kudu and Springbok were amazing! Fantastic service with friendly staff Loved the setting and it's worth exploring the quirky restaurant which is huge with various Of shoots and interesting...More

Thank PMDBooth
Reviewed 6 days ago

Been here few times before, in 2009, 2012, 2015 and now recently. What appeared to start as a somewhat authentic restaurant is slowly turning into a tourist trap. Massive amount of waiters walking around, lots of shared tables and every night huge groups of tourists....More

Thank Jasper L
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a silly mistake by not booking a reservation, but luckily we were still able to get a private table on the 2nd floor. The staff allowed us to walk around to take in the atmosphere and it was a joy! As an avid...More

Thank FamilyFlight
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the review about Joe's Beerhouse.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must if u ever visit Windhoek! The venue has amazing atmosphere that gives you the African feel. And not to mention the food. Im always happy with everything I get served, although I must say that Bushman sosatie and Kudu steak is...More

Thank Renate B
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to welcome you back again :) and thank you very much for the review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard a lot about Joe's Beerhouse, and are glad we went. The location is a really fun spot, and I could imagine meeting friends there regularly if I lived in Windhoek. But our grilled game didn't really compare to the meat we had...More

Thank MamaAyinde
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review about Joe's Beerhouse.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joe's Beerhouse is a very nice place for meeting friends and have some drinks. I love the ambiance with the lapa's and inside places, especially in the evenings. Very popular with tourists and by the times it can be busy, so it is recommended to...More

Thank Alexander F
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review about Joe's Beerhouse and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked down to Joe's from the Olive Grove Guesthouse. Easy to get to and quite safe walking. We were seated at a communal table (for 6) which was great because we met new people and shared experiences. The decor is brilliantly diverse, with materials...More

Thank AndyRockDr
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate the feedback and thank you for the recommendation

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A novel experience. Joes Beer House is an Aladdin's cave full of quirky, some bizarre and interesting artefacts. We sat at a 'family' table and met some interesting travel companions. The menu is huge and varied and the meal delicious. Booking recommended. Worth trying it...More

Thank Margi456
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review about Joe's Beerhouse and for the experience shared with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Windhoek waiting for our flight back and decided to have dinner here. We arrived without a reservation and despite it being very busy after a short wait enjoying a beer at the cosy bar we were seated at a table. The service...More

Thank trailblazerX
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review, we appreciate the positive feedback and thank you for sharing your experience with us at Joe's Beerhouse.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a dinner with collegues (>20) and we were seated in the lapa (3 tables). Was a great experience even though I had heard so much about the place and that Joe, the original owner is no longer part of the establishment. Must walk around...More

Thank mikedeswardt
JerovineM, Manager at Joe's Beer House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate the positive feedback and we are very happy that you enjoyed yourself.

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tms2indub
6 June 2017|
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Response from Judy R | Reviewed this property |
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656nela
17 April 2017|
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Response from CJ123737 | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your inquiry. herewith a list of vegetarian dishes on our menu : 1)Butternut soup 2) Potato and Leek soup 3) A selection of salads 4)Crumbed Mushrooms 5) Sweet Potato gratin with celery,leek, carrots and... More
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Jacqueline S
30 January 2017|
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Response from CJ123737 | Property representative |
Good morning, thank you for your inquiry. The restaurant is totally casual as it is a semi outdoor venue with rustic furniture. Reservation is very advisable and can conveniently be done from our website. Thank you and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Nelson Mandela Avenue | Eros, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Khomas Region  >  Windhoek
  • Phone Number: +264 61 232 457
  • E-mail
Description
Joe's Beerhouse is a place for people of all walks of life to meet. It can seat up to 580 guests at a time and is open 7 days of the week. The menu emphasis lies on game meat but also caters for non-meat lovers. It however is not geared toward fine dining. Reservations are essential as the restaurant is well frequently booked out.
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