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Joeseppi's Italian Ristorante

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2207 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98406-2549
+1 253-761-5555
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Gig Harbor, Washington
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Will definitely go back. We were treated like honored guests. Food was good simple Italian dishes. Pasta el dente and rich flavorful sauces.

Thank mellen2000us
Elk, Washington
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was not as great as expected. The waiter was not a bit inspired, must have been a bad day and the meal was not to the level we expected, unfortunate, will not be eager to return.

Thank WALewisC
University Place, Washington
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Married into an Italian family and Joseph's is the real deal. Always good food and plenty left over (just like our Italian family & friends...one never leaves the table hungry!). As authentic as it gets! I especially like the Tortellini Wild Mushroom & Gorgonzola salad dressing. Excellent!

Thank pattyreda
Everett, Washington
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

We had a family gathering for people from Everett, Tacoma and Portland. We met at 11:00 am , before they typically open but had arranged to be allowed early entry. The owner greeted us in an extremely friendly manner. We were seated way in a back corner where there was plenty of space for our multi-aged group. The food was... More 

Lakewood, Washington, USA
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292 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I stopped in for an early dinner off the happy hour menu. Spaghetti, meatballs and salad for two for under $25. You can't go wrong with that. The boss, Joe Stortini even stopped by to say hello. Always a friendly place with great value. Give it a go!

Thank Surfpinky
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

I treated my friend to her birthday lunch here. Our waitress was friendly and very attentive. Unfortunately, the meat sauce on my pasta was very salty. My friend who liked her lasagna was given a delicious ( free) scoop of spumoni ice cream for her birthday. The atmosphere is pleasant and we were greeted by Joe Sortini, the owner. Overall,... More 

Thank Karen M
Federal Way, Washington
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76 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Joeseppi's delivers exactly what you would expect, it is a locally owned neighborhood Italian restaurant frequented by many regulars who enjoy pizza, pasta and other traditional Italian dishes. This is Italian comfort food, not fine dining, but it is very good Italian comfort food. Dining at Joeseppi's is more like stopping in for dinner at the neighbors rather than going... More 

Thank RDBAz
Des Moines, Washington
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146 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

My husband and I went to dinner hoping to have a relaxing date night and Joeseppi's hit the mark perfectly. We loved our food, especially the sausage soup, which comes with your entrée (in lieu of a green salad). The atmosphere is friendly and the wait staff were very attentive without being pests. Joe Satorini, the owner and baseball/player coach... More 

Thank MaryElle
Tacoma, Washington
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102 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

We went there for lunch today. Joe the owner seated us. It was so good to visit with him. The food was great & the service was awesome. We will be back soon.

Thank KRB9354
Tacoma, Washington
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

I was with a group for dinner here. Have been here before and enjoyed a good meal, but this time the service was slow and the food disappointing. My friend ordered a gluten free pizza that was inedible, my small individual pizza was small and disappointing.

Thank RRrider2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2207 N Pearl St, Tacoma, WA 98406-2549
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-761-5555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?