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Adriatic Grill - Italian Cuisine & Wine Bar

4201 S Steele St, Tacoma, WA 98409-7371
+1 253-475-6000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tilapia” (11 reviews)
“pasta” (21 reviews)
“peperonata” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Bar, Pizza, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4201 S Steele St, Tacoma, WA 98409-7371
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Though nothing tops Marzano, Adriatic Grill is one of the better Italian restaurants in the county. Some of their food is on the salty side, particularly the sandwiches, but there are a few menu standouts: the signature bellini cocktail (!), grilled romaine with pear salad,...More

Thank Kris_K_D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first time I went to this restaurant I was thrilled. Thrilled beyond belief that every bite of the food that I ordered was perfectly prepared and delightful to the palate. Based on this, I took a friend of mine to lunch last week (January)....More

Thank chimakuni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a letdown! I went to this place expecting great things, but I got a decent if underwhelming meal. I ordered the chicken parmigiana, which is, not the most "ethnic" or classic of Italian fare, but not much else on the menu piqued my interest....More

Thank nowhere_dude
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Four of us dined here and although the food was tasty, it was in my opinion, overpriced. Four entrees, one glass of wine, one soda was over $100. Even more, the service was very rushed and we felt like they were trying to turn the...More

Thank mspearl13
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We usually go there for the Italian cuisine, but last night we tried the steak also. It was off the kids menu so I thought the portion size would be cooked to our liking. Unfortunately the french fries seemed over cooked and did not look...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We have eaten at the Adriatic Grill many times since relocating to the South Sound. However, our recent experience deserves a specific mention. I talked with a staff member about reserving a table for 14 for my husband's 70th birthday dinner several weeks prior to...More

1  Thank jk12945
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I have tried this place several times. Ambience is nice but food is not. Clams full of sand, chicken cannelloni with what tasted and had the texture of cat food, bluh! 45 minutes before waitress appeared, an hour and a half til food served..each of...More

Thank T-TownTravel253
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Had dinner with our daughter and granddaughter and a good choice. Friday night but not overwhelming as ate at 6 PM. Dinners from fish, to steak to pasta and all good with excellent service.

Thank john B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

From the Greeting to fair well, Starters to Desert, Crab Cakes to the Chicken Parmesan the Adriatic Grill hit it out of the park. I will definitely be back and highly recommend this fantastic Italian restaurant!

Thank ajbartle
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Took one of my friends for lunch. It was the first time each of us have been there. We were celebrating her Birthday. Our servers name was Katia. She was nice, but not a great server. My friend had the Chicken Feticinni Alfredo, & I...More

Thank teenytinyterri
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Casual.... Think Olive Garden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4201 S Steele St, Tacoma, WA 98409-7371
    (38th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-475-6000
  • E-mail
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