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Pacific Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
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Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Menu

MAIN
$38.0
Shellfish on Ice*
[6] oysters on the half shell, [4] prawns, [3] crab salad poke spoons + [2] oyster shooters
3 ea12.95
Half Dz $19.95
Oysters on the 1/2 Shell*
Chef's daily selection mignonette + classic cocktail
$9.0
Yogurt w/ Pear + Granola
vanilla yogurt, spiced cranberry pear, house-made granola w/ oats, pepitas, pecans, maple syrup, olive oil, brown sugar + sea salt
$14.0
Apple Pancakes
pink lady apples w/ vanilla crème anglaise, apple butter + toasted walnuts
$12.0
Tempura Bacon
crispy nueske's applewood-smoked bacon w/ maple togarashi sauce
$12.95
Flatbread of the Day
please ask your server
$14.95
Smoked-Salmon Bagel
cold-smoked scottish salmon, toasted everything bagel, red onion, cucumber, dill, capers + cream cheese
$14.0
French Toast
raisin-pecan bread, spiced cranberry pears, chai syrup, whipped butter + pecans
$12.95
Coconut Milk Porridge
w/ chia seeds, pistachios, shredded coconut, vanilla, fresh fruit + pepita-pecan crunch
$12.0
Dirty Fries
portlandia-style w/ crispy bacon, pepperoncini, jalapeño, parmesan + herbs
GET A LITTLE ON THE SIDE
$6.0
[3] Nueske's Applewood-Smoked Bacon
$5.0
[2] Hill's Sage Sausage Links
$5.0
[2] Isernio's Italian Chicken Sausage
$4.0
[2] Cage-Free Eggs
$5.0
Hashed Browns-Home Fries Mash-Up
$6.0
Single Biscuit + Sawmill Gravy
$5.0
Farmers Market Fruit
EGGS, HASH + SCRAMBLES
Add to any breakfast below: add rock shrimp* - $3.95 | add dungeness crab - $10 | add maine lobster - $10 | add avocado - $1.50 | add smoked salmon - $3
$16.0
PG Benedict*
poached eggs, english muffin, black forest ham, hollandaise + hashed browns
$15.0
Okonomiyaki*
japanese-style savory pancake w/ sweet potato, cabbage, leeks, green + sweet onions, miso aïoli, PG hoisin, [2] cage-free eggs, crispy shallots, sesame seeds + soy-brined jalapeños
$27.0
Country Fried Steak*
breaded certified angus beef ® teres major, [2] cage-free eggs, hashed browns + sawmill gravy
$15.95
Burrata Frittata
cage-free eggs w/ blistered heirloom tomatoes, spinach, parmesan + burrata
$16.0
The Hot Mess*
Certified angus beef® pastrami, hashed browns, braised cabbage, sawmill gravy + [2] cage-free egg. Served w/ your choice of bread: whole wheat | english muffin | sourdough
$13.95
1502 Breakfast*
[2] cage-free eggs, hashed browns + [2] sausage links or [2] nueske's applewood-smoked bacon. Served w/ your choice of bread: whole wheat | english muffin | sourdough
$27.0
Steak + Eggs*
Grilled certified angus beef® teres major, [2] cage-free eggs, hashed brown potatoes + red wine sauce. Served w/ your choice of bread: whole wheat | english muffin | sourdough
Foraged Mushroom Omelette*
Cage-free eggs w/ local wild chanterelles, caramelized sweet onions, house-made 'boursin' blue, fresh thyme, micro-arugula + hashed brown potatoes. Served w/ your choice of bread: whole wheat | english muffin | sourdough
SANDWICHES + MORE
$17.95
Grilled Patty Melt*
grilled 8 oz certified angus beef® burger, griddled sourdough w/ crushed caraway parmesan butter, melted onions, aged white cheddar + gruyère, PG potato chips, french onion soup 'dip' + kosher dill pickle
Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich
roasted turkey breast, griddled sourdough, nueske's applewood-smoked bacon, blistered cherry tomatoes, manchego cheese sauce, tomato-apple chutney + mixed greens
$15.95
Fish + Chips*
brew-battered catch-of-the-day, garlic herb fries + house-made tartar sauce
$12.95
Cheeseburger 'Sliders'*
[2] certified angus beef® ground chuck burgers, vintage white cheddar, PG 'secret sauce'+ garlic herb fries
$9.95
$13.95
Pacific Grill Caesar Salad
romaine hearts, parmesan reggiano cheese, hand-torn rosemary croutons
$34.0
Grilled King Salmon*
fresh B.C. king salmon, fingerling potato hash w/ nueske's applewood-smoked bacon, spinach, grilled onions + maple-balsamic honey
$22.0
Pappardelle Pasta + Chanterelles
sautéed wild chanterelle mushrooms w/ pappardelle, lemon, parmesan cheese, cream, leeks, young kale + hazelnuts
$26.95
Seafood Melt
toasted english muffin w/ dungeness crab, rock shrimp, maine lobster, piquillo peppers, louis dressing, havarti cheese, fresh dill + mixed greens
GO BOTTOMLESS
Go Bottomless
Ask your server about our bottomless Bloody Marys & Mimosas
About
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!
PRICE RANGE
USD 15 - USD 60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary
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
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great place for a delicious dinner. All of the food was fresh and nicely prepared. I had the kale salad (which was big enough to be a meal by itself) and the cauliflower steak. Both were very good and left me very full. Would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DeborahJ255
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner and drinks last night with friends. The entire evening was perfect. Great apps. All of the dinners were excellent. Very good desserts! Pacific grill always does such a great job

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jamessM8197IB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two co-workers and I had dinner here last night since it was next to the Marriott Courtyard in downtown Tacoma and the reviews were good. We all decided to treat ourselves. I had the rib-eye which was cooked perfectly but frankly may have sat on...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tom P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Virgin tequila sunrises for the kids. Bottomless mimosas for the adults. Perfect eggs Benedict. A hot mess with eggs, pastrami and cabbage. Just right hash browns & an attentive server. The experience overall was A+

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank MK E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were celebrating ou 17th wedding anniversary. Our waitress was incredible. She made sure everything was perfect and her choice of wine was spot on. We will be celebrating with them again and again.

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Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Seaside53886006282
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Pacific Grill is our go to place. High-end enough for an anniversary or other special occasion, comfortable enough to stop in after a concert or shopping. There all day Happy Hour in the bar offers some fun, tasty choices at a good price. There...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank timc1026
Reviewed 6 December 2018

This restaurant is in a historic rugged brick building that has been beautifully restored. The beautiful old red brick is throughout the building. We ordered a Caesar Salad and the Filet Mignon. The 8oz steaks were at least an inch tall and so tender I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank telstarman
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Great service and good food the hole expier nice was great. It was our anniversary and they treat us Special!

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Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sandybB8219LU
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Food is amazing. Sometimes the servers forget things, but overall wonderful experience. It was for my birthday so was hoping for a little extra special something. Mostly did not disappoint.

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Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trek46457460008
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Although the restaurant is lovely and cozy and the wait staff is very competent, our Thanksgiving dinner wasn't all that good. The dressing was dry and my food was just a big pile of potatoes, gravy, Turkey, and cranberry sauce instead of being nicely arranged...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SandraS101
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Jane B
16 August 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
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corinnecox63
15 March 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.
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ralphswa
7 February 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
1502 Pacific Ave. Tacoma, WA 98402
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