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Renaissance Cafe

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1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
+1 253-572-1029
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great breakfast at Renaissance café. We ordered their Veggie omelette and added some salmon. With two pieces of wheat toast and jam included it was enough for the two of us to share. Will be back!

Thank TRB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We staying at the Courtyard Marriott a couple blocks down away. We needed a breakfast place and we found this place. The decor is colorful and comfortable. The staff is very friendly. But the best part is the food. Delicious breakfast food for a reasonable...More

Thank SBCATraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a friendly place! Had a lot of yummy options tucked away in this cafe. Their sandwiches were great. Highly recommend their "Renais-Sauce" which is an incredible basil pesto that was awesome on sandwiches and would be good on other things too. Quiet place with...More

Thank AmyRMB
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Enjoyed a late breakfast omelet and the side of bacon was perfect along with the gluten free monster cookie

Thank Cobaltdiane
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Our family of 5 (adults) required a place for lunch that met a variety of dietary needs. We selected to go to Renaissance Cafe. The food was fresh and very good. Servings were just right. It's a mix between help yourself and casual service. Our...More

Thank Raysunlover
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Wow, these were the saddest sandwiches we ever had. Took almost 45 min for them to come out. We ordered roast beef and salmon. Both were bland and tasteless. I had school lunch that tasted better. French onion soup was really bitter with not a...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed April 18, 2017

The Renaissance Café is close to the downtown U of W buildings, across from the Glass Bridge. It's a small breakfast kind of place, but they were understaffed and even though it wasn't all that busy they ran out of coffee and hot water for...More

Thank Aikid0
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Next to UW Tacoma, serves omelettes, French toast and all kinds of beverages. Great place if you just want to hang around and do your homework.

Thank David S
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Casual and warm setting, self serve coffee, hot and iced tea and water. Friendly and entertaining host/chef. Food was fresh and well made, but a little bland. Our girls loved the cranberry-pear salad and the salmon sandwich.

Thank Zehorit
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Had not been in for several years. Was once a regular to go and hear Kieth's views on life and corporate culture. Amazing art once hung on the walls. Came back in to say hi and have a bit. The interior has changed. A kind...More

Thank Annie G
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-572-1029
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