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Pacific Grill

1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
+1 253-627-3535
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“steelhead” (24 reviews)
“arancini” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a quick business lunch, but I liked the place. No issues. Appropriate service pace for a business lunch. I hope to be able to come again.

Thank ttp620
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

But ALWAYS have good food and service here. There is a conference room that can be closed off but it's a bit large for our board. Been going here for years and have never been disappointed.

Thank April G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic service, amazing food, lovely atmosphere. This was our go to restaurant for special occasions, especially our anniversary and/or birthdays. Oh my, blue cheese tater tots... Yum!

1  Thank Q7166ILsusanb
Reviewed 3 days ago

Some of the food didn't match the menu description. Food was very good. I will go back the next time I am in town

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Thank Robert H
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I have dined here before and had a great dinner in the main part of the restaurant. Happily, though, last night the place was full so we were seated at the bar, where we had an even better time than before! Pacific...More

Thank HomerPigeon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was attending a conference at the nearby Convention Center, and three colleagues and I decided to hit the nearby Pacific Grill for lunch. We would have preferred to sit together at a table, but the hostess quoted a 35 minute wait. Oddly, there were...More

Thank dawnzascorp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unique selection of menu items and bottomless morning cocktails. We will be back again for Happy Hour on another girls day out.

Thank jklscott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place, great food, great service! We had a great time, it's a little pricey for wine but we felt it was worth it and enjoyed ourselves immensely! Recommend it to all and we will definitely be going back!

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Thank Christia L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with a work colleague, and we were seated in the dining room. No one explained to us that the happy hour drinks were only applicable if you sit by the bar. Anyway I paid $15 for a shrimp cocktail and there was hardly...More

Thank JayYRose2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice place to visit in downtown Tacoma. it is an older restored building and very lively. I went during Happy Hour and the place was packed. It did not look like it could accommodate a large party very well. The bar was...More

Thank traveloften028
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
what is on your happy hour food menu
15 March 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
We have many options on our HH menu. A few of the items are Oyster Shooters, Smoked Steelhead, Mac+Cheese, Onion Rings, 3 Salads. You can view the full menu on our website.
what is the address?
7 February 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
1502 Pacific Ave. Tacoma, WA 98402
Any dress code ? Besides normal casual wear?
21 November 2016|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so... just don't show up in s tank top and flip flops. Otherwise, casual should be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
    (South 15th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Convention Center/15th & Commerce LINK light rail station. Pacific Grill is also serviced by many Pierce Transit and Sound Transit buses.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-3535
  • E-mail
Pacific Grill is Tacoma's Premier Dining Destination. Housed at the Historic Waddell Building in the heart of Downtown Tacoma, Pacific Grill is the perfect location for a delicious dinner, business lunch Boozy Weekend Brunch or Happy Hour. Past Food & Wine Magazine Best New Chef, Gordon Naccarato, brings Tacoma & the South Sound a creative mix of New American, Seafood, Steaks & more. Enjoy Western Washington's Best Happy Hour in our Bar & Lounge!