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Paya Thai Fish & Chips

430 E 25th St, Freighthouse Square Mall, Tacoma, WA 98421-1331
+1 253-627-8432
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (6 reviews)
“clam chowder” (4 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
430 E 25th St, Freighthouse Square Mall, Tacoma, WA 98421-1331
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we visit Freighthouse square, we eat here. The owner/manager? is passionate about creating quality food. He personalizes the experience. He has a great sense of humor. The food is amazing too! Personally, the experience itself is half of dining out.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hungry> This is the place otherwise order one entrée and split it. Friendly service, fast too. You'll have plenty of time to walk up to the Tacoma Dome and catch the show.

Thank cacdean
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We were just walking by when some locals eating there insisted that it was the best fish and chips in washington. The employees were very nice and they have lots of specials. Great food.

Thank Tavia W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This place has the BEST clam chowder in the area! I always try clam chowder when I am in the Pacific Northwest and this is the best I have ever had. The place is just a food court but the service and quality of food...More

Thank ronaldgarvin
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The food is fresh and tastes great. It looks like they bread their own fish. The portions are large and I was always surprised to get one extra piece of fish every time I went. When I finally asked why I was getting extra fish,...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This fish and chips stand is located inside of Freight House Square in Tacoma near the Tacoma Dome. The seating is cafeteria style and very casual. I had never tried this place until today - I had a piece of cod and a grilled chicken...More

Thank Lorelei O
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Not bad but bad location tables in food court. OK for work lunch, eat and run. I wouldn't go again. $$$$ for fish and chips.

Thank David G
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Super wonderful food and employees!!! Treat you like you are a special friend. Located in a great spot. Eat than shop. The food is to dye for. Meatloaf is super yummy and the piece is enough for 3 people to have a heaping piece!!!!!

Thank purplepanties
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

This is probably the best fish & chips I have had in my 57 years on this planet. The cod is hand breaded on site and I thought it was perfect. Not too much breaking like some pub house fish. The chips are awesome and...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

We were tantalized by the look of the fish and chips when we were racing past last night and so tonight we paid a visit to Paya Thai. I had the freshest, biggest Caesar salad ever and hubby said the chowder was the best he...More

Thank Lynne G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 E 25th St, Freighthouse Square Mall, Tacoma, WA 98421-1331
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-8432
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