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Bruno's European Cafe

10716 A St. S., Tacoma, WA
253-719-7181
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English first
Olympia, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

We eat here often and their food is consistently very good. We usually eat lunch and drive from Olympia to do so. Understand you should make reservations especially on weekends. Very good service. Highly recommend.

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Tacoma, WA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Yes they lost my reservation for 8-10 people on a busy Saturday, yes we had to wait an hour - BUT - All and I mean All was made up by the amazing food cooked by Bruno. My group of ten tried almost everything on the menu - and not one person wasn't completely satisfied by their meal. I had... More

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Lyons, Colorado
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We were there for a late lunch. I had the plate with polish sausage. My daughter tried the pork schnitzel . The food was great and the service was excellent. I tried the hangover soup, it was really good .

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Olympia, Washington
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184 reviews 184 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Let me preface this with 3 items. 1) My Grandfather was Swiss-German and a chef. 2) I just returned from a week in Germany. 3) The waitress was wonderful. My wife and I stopped at Bruno's on the evening of our anniversary; looking forward to Bavarian cooking. She ordered the Jaegerschnitzel, cucumber salad, and spaetzle. I ordered the sauerbraten, spaetzle,... More

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Miamisburg, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful service. Small and quaint with delightful menu choices. From the schnitzel to the red cabbage , the food is authentic and takes you back to Europe. The only bit of missing info on the menu is that soft drinks come to you in the can, not from the fountain. Excellent selection of beers and desserts. Don't miss this hidden... More

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White Rock, Canada
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184 reviews 184 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I saw this place featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives and wanted to go. It's in kind of a non-descript industrial area in South Tacoma, but if you like good Central European food, this is the place to go. My wife's parents are from Poland, and we both like home-style food from there. The staff are super-friendly and the food... More

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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The last 2 years in a row when I have been in Tacoma, Washington I have passed Bruno's several times but did not have the time or think to stop here. I am so glad we did this time! Friendly staff, great food especially the schnitzel!! We were a party of 7 and glad they could seat us right away... More

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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91 reviews 91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Tuesday, 5 pm. Location is a little tricky to find because it is near an industrial/warehouse type of neighborhood. When we drove by the side of the building, there was a "closed" sign on the window and we were so disappointed. However, the parking lot was busy and the "open" sign up front was blinking...? They were open, yay! Another... More

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Tacoma, Washington
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I wrote a review on this place in February 2013, but there is one detail I (along with most other reviewers) seem to overlook - that of the deserts in this place. The "Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte" (Black Forest Cherry Cake) is popular as are several other European-style cakes and pastries. I can schedule a "Tee-Stube Meeting" or a "Kaffee-Klatsch" (between lunch... More

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Seabeck, Washington
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79 reviews 79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is now our favorite European food in Western Washington. My wife and I had the Bruno's Schnitzel with spätzle and homemade sauerkraut. The kraut is homemade, and is simply amazing. It complements the meal. This experience was even better than my last. I haven't had a bad meal yet. The kids had pierogi's, which were a mix of either... More

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