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Tea Leaf

528 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
+1 253-531-5232
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Oct 2016
“Favorite Chinese Food”
29 Apr 2016
“A Parkland Classic”
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Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
528 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

The Tea Leaf is a great hole in the wall Chinese restaurant but worth the visit. I have never had any complaints going to this restaurant. Close to PLU. Don't expect anything fancy but the food and service are good.

1  Thank slaughterpj
Reviewed 29 April 2016

A wonderful spot for a relaxing meal. Very attentive wait staff and of course the awesome Chinese menu makes this a place you should visit. Go there hungry and come away satisfied. YUM-YUM

Thank 1hungryguy
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

The Kim chee is so good that it makes the sticky tables and worn out chairs completely OK. The owners are very friendly. The food was fast. Did I mention that Kim chee?

Thank 123Viki321
Reviewed 16 December 2015

It's sort of average but is a nice little hole in the wall with decent fried rice. The servers/owners are very nice.

Thank babsrunning
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Sunday p.m. around 4...nobody inside the restaurant, except us! Sat down and waited for about 4 min. before we saw someone pop out and say something.Friendly elderly gentleman asked if we wanted hot tea. Waited another 3-5 minutes before a woman poured water and took...More

Thank Teachwheart
Reviewed 23 December 2014

i just love the tea leaf. the couple that run this place are so friendly and nice it makes it a joy to just come in and visit. They have a appetizer for won ton/egg drop soup. it would feed probably 4-6 people and is...More

Thank 58775Rick
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Heading home, I talked my husband into a side trip for lunch. We 1st were here 34 years ago, when we were just dating, glad we stop back in! Forgot how their 'small' soups were not - since we each had a different kind, we'll...More

Thank Denirwin
Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

And it is always amazing. I now live out of state and always schedule a meal here when in town. It hasn't changed a bit and I wouldn't have it any other way!

1  Thank tbneville
Reviewed 7 December 2013

My daughter had eaten here and recommended we try it. The place is nothing special to look at, there is not a ton of seating but on the night we were there it really wasn't crowded. Service was okay and the food was fantastic. Very...More

Thank gabspa
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Tea Leaf is what Chinese restaurant's of the 1960's & 1970's use to be like. The food here is what our parents use to think of - and in many cases they still think of it as authentic Chinese food; i.e. Chow Mein, Almond Chicken,...More

Thank treerod1
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  • Address: 528 Garfield St S, Tacoma, WA 98444-3628
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-531-5232
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