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Not for anyone who remembers the past

Generally seedy and not very clean. Not recommended unless you are going there for a stiff drink... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2016
julesofthesea
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Eureka, California
It's NOT Closed!

Jambalaya's on H St. Arcata, CA, right off the Plaza, IS Open. They have music/bands/comedy almost... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2014
Pat H
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MCKINLEYVILLE
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14 May 2017
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26 Jan 2017
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915 H St, Arcata, CA 95521-6221
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 22, 2016

In its third or so incarnation as a restaurant and saloon, with the new twist that Big Pete (who closed his Northtown pizzaria on G) is making pizzas, and their two for Tuesday is a nice deal.

1  Thank Steve H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed December 7, 2014

Jambalaya's on H St. Arcata, CA, right off the Plaza, IS Open. They have music/bands/comedy almost every night every week. They just don't serve food any more. But the locals know about the two night spots right on the same street where you can go...More

1  Thank Pat H
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Reviewed May 14, 2017

My first drag show and it was a delight! Fun people and a great Whiskey Sour! Two big screens for a spectacular video experience and good music.

Thank Bequi H
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Once a wonderful bar, this place is less pleasant every time my friends and I return. Maybe if you are into sports (about 7 TV screens on), it might be a good place for a beer. The owner is not familiar with bar drinks and...More

1  Thank julesofthesea
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

I looked at thier website and the menu said they had jambalaya. I was so disappointed when I got there and they did not. We did not stay to eat.

Thank grandmakarenjo
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Generally seedy and not very clean. Not recommended unless you are going there for a stiff drink and loud music.

Thank julesofthesea
Reviewed June 22, 2016

In its third or so incarnation as a restaurant and saloon, with the new twist that Big Pete (who closed his Northtown pizzaria on G) is making pizzas, and their two for Tuesday is a nice deal.

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed December 7, 2014

Jambalaya's on H St. Arcata, CA, right off the Plaza, IS Open. They have music/bands/comedy almost every night every week. They just don't serve food any more. But the locals know about the two night spots right on the same street where you can go...More

1  Thank Pat H
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