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Joe's Downstairs

223 / 3 Prabaramee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
+66 76 618 245
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (130 reviews)
“crab cakes” (29 reviews)
“pulled pork” (17 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Gastropub, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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LOCATION
223 / 3 Prabaramee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saved a visit to Joe's Downstairs until the last day of our holiday as we felt it was the ideal destination for a casual lunch with a view. This restaurant certainly delivered with a great tapas selection (you can't go past the squid and...More

Thank Rory_Ali
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even if this restaurant is in Phuket, Thailand based on its real name which is in English (not translated from Thai) you would expect that some of the staff would speak conversational English. Unfortunately, when we were there for lunch this week, there were 3...More

Thank IDC637
SuePhuket, Manager at Joe's Downstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, I am so sorry you had problems communicating with our staff. Some do speak better English than others, but usually communication is not a problem. It can be difficult for them at times as they must try and understand many different accents. Pleased you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were delighted to find such a wonderful restaurant in Patong! We had a great table on the balcony overlooking the sea! The service was suprisingly on point!. I had the delicious sea bass and my husband had the tuna which he raved about! We...More

Thank sofiaJ66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was nice and the service ok, but we got better value for money at other restaurants in the same price range. Especially the wines were too expensive.

Thank hbn1975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here before and will probably return again. A good break off from other busy main stream dining places in patong, Kata etc. Atmosphere is relaxed, white interior and polite n proffesional staff. We decided to order a starter after mains were ordered. Tried to...More

Thank cruser123456
Susanne U, Manager at Joe's Downstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi. So sorry you had a problem. We have a couple of new Staff but there is always a manager or supervisor on hand. It is not easy to get Staff with good English. We provide training but it takes time. Also, we always serve...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The taste of the food is good, nothing to complain but the portions are small, and prices are high so I considered it a good meal with expensive prices, the view is amazing but as in any restaurant on that street.

Thank mjrc_90
Reviewed 16 March 2018

We were a group of two best friend couples. One of the couples is a fine dining restaurant owner in the US. The setting of this place is lovely! Right on the water, peaceful, with the beach and lush vegetation surrounding. Do call ahead and...More

Thank DiveInHeels
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Good location for a sunset. Large choice of cocktails to start with. Wine list is nice. The food is very good, especially all their “tapas”. Great service, staff is very professional.

Thank Cédric S
Susanne U, Manager at Joe's Downstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So pleased you enjoyed Joe’s.

Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Joe’s for some sunset drinks and tapas - the view is outstanding and out of this world . The cod was amazing and the crab dish was ok. I love the setting and views down this place but they need to do something...More

Thank Kanger30
Susanne U, Manager at Joe's Downstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Pleased you enjoyed Joe’s. Sorry abou the music, some people love it. Have taken note about the comments regarding the Staff.

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Located at the north of Patong. Very good view restaurant, we arrived at 6pm can catch the sunset. The food just good but with a wow, happy ending of our trip. Service have room to improve, the waitress keep talking themselves, not attentive to serve...More

Thank fannymama
Susanne U, Manager at Joe's Downstairs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Do pkewsed you enjoyed Joe’s. We have a few new Staff and are working on improving their skills.

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Questions & Answers
Darren F
4 December 2017|
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Response from mikelondon2016 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it - Thailand generally and Phuket in particular is very relaxed.
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Suzanne P
10 June 2016|
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Response from SuePhuket | Property representative |
Hi Sorry for the delay in replying. It will take maximum of 30 minutes to get there by taxi. At this time of the year the traffic is not bad. Hope you enjoy our restaurants. Please check out Baan Rim Pa Patong & Kalim and... More
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ChellyR
15 March 2016|
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Response from Khemawan | Reviewed this property |
Hi, i went there for Dinner and drink. nice food also. Let's try.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$100
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 / 3 Prabaramee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong
  • Phone Number: +66 76 618 245
  • E-mail
Description
Multi-Award winning Joe's Downstairs is well known as "The" place to dine on the west coast of Phuket. Serving an ecclectic mix of only the freshest ingredients availble, 2008/2010 Thailand Chef of The Year Aaron Hooper's menu is well regarded as one of the finest on the island. One of Phuket's most stunning restaurants Joe's Downstairs is located right on the sea with breathtaking views of Kalim Bay and Patong Bay. This backdrop, combined with the all white interior and terrazzo bar make Joe's a great Phuket restaurant to meet friends for drinks, a Wine Spectator award winning wine list, an extensive tapas menu, and exquisitely prepared main courses ranging all the way from The Famous Joe's Burger to Live Maine Lobster.
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