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JW Gig Harbor

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4107 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, WA 98332
(253) 858-3529
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A girlfriend day

So glad we decided to try this restaurant. I had read about it in the "Best of the South Sound" magazine. The article did not mislead. We had a wonderful dinner with great wine and dessert. Can't wait to go again because there were too many items I want to try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Gidge111
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Lakewood, Washington, United States
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Lakewood, Washington, United States
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

So glad we decided to try this restaurant. I had read about it in the "Best of the South Sound" magazine. The article did not mislead. We had a wonderful dinner with great wine and dessert. Can't wait to go again because there were too many items I want to try.

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Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I was taken out to dinner before I left gig harbor. I always wanted to try this place but no one wanted to go. Too small .... Too expensive ... Too ?... Whatever ! Finally I went and absolutely loved it. Got there at 5 so we were first customers. We lingered and had an ahi app that was Delicious.... More 

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Vancouver Wa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We spent our twenty six anniversary in Gig Harbor and had our anniversary dinner at JW. The food was excellent and the service was outstanding. We were treated very special with an anniversary card at the table and a special treat after dinner. The restaurant is small but cozy with tasteful decor and great ambiance, but the dinner was well... More 

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Gig Harbor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The room is OK, but the food was very ordinary for the type of reviews that I have seen. The calamari appetizer was tough and unappealing.

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We were in the mood for a romantic dinner, so instead of the "waterfront bar scene" we decided on the intimate vibe of JW. Although this is a very small venue, it is designed well with tables for two and four. ( I am sure they could also arrange for a larger party.) There are two dining areas: The main... More 

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Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

From the moment we entered, we knew it was going to be a great experience. The decor is cozy and intimate. The vibe is subtle and classy. It was a wonderful place to celebrate our anniversary. But it's the food that is most memorable. From the apple parmesan salad to hub's filet mignon with creamy mushroom Madera sauce to my... More 

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Jamie L, General Manager at JW Gig Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. It was our pleasure to help make your anniversary a special evening! We'll look forward to seeing you again during your stay here. Cheers! More 

Seattle
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Several of us had the good fortune of dining at JW on Saturday night. Every now and then you stumble on to something special where the food and the service exceed your expectations. That was certainly the case on Saturday. Starting with the service, our server Jamie (also an owner) was so warm and personable she felt like a good... More 

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Jamie L, General Manager at JW Gig Harbor, responded to this review

Thank you for the many compliments in your review. I'm so glad you enjoyed! It was lovely meeting you all. We look forward to the next time. Cheers! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

An overall wonderful experience from calling in reservations to our amazing meal. We celebrated our 4 year wedding anniversary at JW. It was our first time to the restaurant, though we had been curious about it for some time. It's small from the outside, yet has a surprising seating capacity inside with a still very intimate feeling. When we arrived... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Went in for a date night and had an excellent dinner! Every Tuesday and Wednesday is 3 for $30; App, entree and desert. Calamari was delicious was a kicking homemade wasabi sauce, pear pork chop was filling and creme brûlée was delightful. Definitely will be back!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

As we left the restaurant after a recent visit my comment to the hostess was: "this was our first visit, but it will not be our last". It was that good. Located in a very small building on the water near the north end of the bay, it is easily missed. I had to retrace my steps to find it.... More 

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Additional Information about JW Gig Harbor

Address: 4107 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, WA 98332
Phone Number: (253) 858-3529
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Gig Harbor
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4107 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, WA 98332
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Gig Harbor
  • Phone Number: (253) 858-3529

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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