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Pacific Grill

1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
+1 253-627-3535
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“arancini” (16 reviews)
“steelhead” (23 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Pacific Grill
1. Fresh Seafood
" I had the Maine Sea Scallops which were perfectly cooked."
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2. Boozy Brunch
"made it to PG for brunch and it did not dissapoint! Food 5 out of 5"
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3. All-Day Happy Hour
"staff is professional and fun. The food is excellent with a variety"
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111 - 120 of 754 reviews

Reviewed February 25, 2017

We had reservations for Valentines Day, my wife, Nancy's birthday. Our waitron was just wonderful and saw to our every want. We had a cut up lobster tail in a garlic butter sauce for an appy. I had the steelhead and Nancy the fillet mignon....More

Thank John S
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Amazing food and service can't wait to go again. They have all day everyday happy hour in the bar that just can't be beat.

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Thank Nicole S
Reviewed February 24, 2017

The service at the table was amazing and the food was great, but this place was expensive. We loved the local oysters. We had to wait for a table and went to the bar. The rule at the bar was must sit to be served,...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

My son and I were at an event at the convention center, and this highly rated place was just a block away. I had the eggs Benedict, he had the chicken club. They were both fabulous, and the waitress was careful to get us out...More

Thank Robyn H
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant had a line on the Friday prior to Vday - a good sign. Food great but my steelhead not the medium I ordered. Still, good wine, love, love, love the atmosphere. Excellent service, clearly a professionally trained staff.

Thank Amy D
Reviewed February 14, 2017

consistently a great place to dine - good menu and very good food, more expensive than most but a lot better fare and service than almost any restaurant in the urban Seattle-Tacoma area.

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed February 14, 2017

A lot of people like this restaurant so I have given it 4 tries and each time was the same; Food was Ok, nothing spectacular and the service was terrible which makes this facility overpriced for the experience. I enjoy fine dining but this facility...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I think their prices are a little high for lunch; but you can't beat their happy hour. They have a good lectionaries and the quality is always good.

Thank LucyluTacoma
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Excellent location down town, can visit several beautiful sites, the water front, the museum, take the Trolley to Lemay Car museum and many local safe venues The Ebony Nurses had Christmas holiday dinner several years ago

Thank lyndaash770
Reviewed February 13, 2017

This is the perfect place for Happy Hour or dinner. Lots of small plates for sharing. or interesting and deliciously prepared dinner options. Our server was fantastic - she didn't rush us and provided perfectly timed delivery of food and drink.

Thank Katherine M
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Questions & Answers
Jane B
August 15, 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
Hi Jane, The Tasting Menu changes daily. Here is an example from yesterday: 1st Course: SMOKED STEELHEAD~ (1) local cold-smoked columbia river steelhead, 'everything' lavash crackers, red onion, capers + cream cheese 2nd... More
March 14, 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
We have many options on our HH menu. A few of the items are Oyster Shooters, Smoked Steelhead, Mac+Cheese, Onion Rings, 3 Salads. You can view the full menu on our website.
February 6, 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
1502 Pacific Ave. Tacoma, WA 98402
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
    (South 15th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Convention Center/15th & Commerce LINK light rail station. Pacific Grill is also serviced by many Pierce Transit and Sound Transit buses.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-3535
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Pacific Grill is Tacoma's Premier Dining Destination. Housed at the Historic Waddell Building in the heart of Downtown Tacoma, Pacific Grill is the perfect location for a delicious dinner, business lunch, Boozy Weekend Brunch or Happy Hour. Past Food & Wine Magazine Best New Chef, Gordon Naccarato, brings Tacoma & the South Sound a creative mix of New American, Seafood, Steaks & more. Enjoy Western Washington's Best Happy Hour in our Bar & Lounge!
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