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The Spar Tavern

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My favorite stop in Tacoma

Guys night out, so we drove 15 miles to the Spar. I'm a " Halibut & Chips Snob" (try them at every... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Fox Island, Washington
via mobile
Fun Venue for Music and Food

Fun evening listening to a friend's brother and his fellow musicians play. Quite a snug fit if you... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Marianne A
Mukilteo, Washington
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23 Sep 2017
“My favorite stop in Tacoma”
3 Apr 2017
“Fun Venue for Music and Food”
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2121 N 30th St, Tacoma, WA 98403-3318
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Guys night out, so we drove 15 miles to the Spar. I'm a " Halibut & Chips Snob" (try them at every restaurant that offers them). The Spar's Halibut & Chips are THE BEST that I've found. Large portion, fried just right in Panko. Plus,...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Fun evening listening to a friend's brother and his fellow musicians play. Quite a snug fit if you want to be in the same room as the music. Just proves what a popular place it is. We shared plates of homemade chips while waiting for...More

Thank Marianne A
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy visits to The Spar, whether it's to watch friends perform live in the tavern, meet up with old friends, or grab a couple beers with my parents. Great food, and I like their beer selection. A well-loved local's spot, my mom has...More

Thank Annie M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

After a long day House Shopping we stopped in to an old Favorite, The Spar for a late lunch. Promptly greeted just after we sat down. Ordered a few drafts and perused the menu. Since we had not been there for a long time, both...More

Thank 912systems
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Just another Tacoma place to brag on. Burgers great. Food is typical fast pub grub. Nothing fancy just solid food. Beer selection is great 21 beers on tap as the standing menu. Catch the music when ever you can..hard to beat looking out towards the...More

Thank Nan J
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I've been going to the Spar for 20 years and it's changed very little. Usually that's a criticism, but with the Spar, it's the highest compliment. Brunch on weekends, live music some nights and great daily specials. And the Spar sauce is epic. Good selection...More

Thank Marissa B
Reviewed 24 January 2016

A friend and I visited 2 days ago for lunch. I have eaten there for lunch several prior times. Our server was friendly and efficient and helped with suggestions for lunch. His suggestions were excellent. We both thoroughly enjoyed our food. We sat by a...More

Thank watravelinggal
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Great food, great selection of beer, and wonderful atmosphere. The staff is great and fast. Never had bad service. Always recommend to friends and family.

Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

He Spar has been a favorite for decades and it has always been terrific as it has grown and thrived. It was a favorite for longshoremen, doctors, and college students from Puget Sound (just up the hill) in its original storefront in the 70s &...More

Thank W.H. D
Reviewed 30 April 2015

If I remember correctly, this is one of the oldest bars in Tacoma. They only serve beer, cider and wine, as well as food. The breakfasts are amazing! My favorite food to get is the fried zucchini; it is out of this world! They have...More

Thank A1234O
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