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Over the Moon Cafe

709 Opera Aly, Tacoma, WA 98402-3704
+1 253-284-3722
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab bisque” (17 reviews)
“turtle pie” (4 reviews)
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
709 Opera Aly, Tacoma, WA 98402-3704
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Reviewed today

The atmosphere is cozy and intimate. The menu can accommodate vegan and gluten free customers. Food has always been delicious and the wine selection is top notch. Make reservations.

Thank Sheryl M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went for lunch during the week. The place is very small, so generally speaking, reservations are a good idea. The service was excellent. We shared a bowl of crab bisque which was also excellent. For the meal I chose zucchini lasagna, my husband had...More

Thank gardengumby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great little dinner spot, tucked away on Opera Alley (Court C). It not far from the Tacoma light rail system, making it is easy to get to. It is decorated in an eclectic style, with comfy dining chairs and velvet wall hangings,...More

Thank MongozDad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is just awesome. The menu is unique and fresh. The seating is cozy and comfortable and intimate. The wait staff does not make you feel rushed so they can turn your table. They make you feel welcome to hang out and enjoy their...More

Thank annamylineup
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very cute cafe in Opera alley. You will need to find metered parking but it’s $2 max. The inside of the Cafe is very charming with its eclectic touches. I went for lunch and had a half sandwich (tuna) with soup (pea)...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

This adorable cafe never disappoints. Love the ambiance. Food always good. Service good. Quaint. A dont miss in Tacoma!

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed April 27, 2018

We have been coming here for several years. We have never had a bad meal or bad service. It is so sweet, so romantic, so eclectic, so conducive to a lovely evening that I had to share another review. Our server remembered we like to...More

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Downtown Tacoma is revitalizing with some really good restaurants, and this is one. Hidden on one of the small side streets there is plenty of metered parking. The interior is cozy and eclectic but comfortable. Three of us had lunch and we all loved our...More

Thank laurwntr
Reviewed February 11, 2018

I kept seeing excellent reviews of Over the Moon pop up in my newsfeed on Facebook so my husband and I just had to try it. We are so glad we did! The food was phenomenal! We had the croute de frommage for an appetizer....More

1  Thank Valerie S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

A good menu-wine and food-and an offbeat location that makes this an unique dining experience. Some of the prices are a bit on the high side but you won’t be disappointed

Thank BLPC
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Roy H
April 10, 2015|
Response from r a | Reviewed this property |
There is generally ample street parking all within a few blocks of Over the Moon. If you get lucky, you'll end up less than a block away. Street parking is metered, but the charges are next to nothing compared to most... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Opera Aly, Tacoma, WA 98402-3704
    (7th between St. Helens and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops are located 1/2 block above on St. Helens and one block below on Broadway.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-284-3722
  • E-mail
We are a small family owned and operated boutique-style scratch kitchen restaurant. We serve northwest American style cuisine with European influence.
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