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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%
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“brunch” (15 reviews)
“steelhead” (24 reviews)
“arancini” (16 reviews)
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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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1 - 10 of 748 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Wow, what a great experience. I treated myself and enjoyed a beautiful and delicious dinner all by myself. My waitress made me feel incredibly welcomed and never a bother. The food was outstanding. I chose the 'chefs choice' and loved every course! Can't wait to...More

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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We had dinner at Pacific Grill in Tacoma last night. What a great place to eat. The food was marvelous and the staff was stellar. My New York steak was perfectly done. All four of us really enjoyed our meals. The manager was extremely well...More

Thank kjowen2015
Reviewed 4 days ago

The service was incredible. We went there last weekend and they took us to our table immediately. The waitress was incredible and paid close attention to us. The food is incredible as well. The king salmon that they serve was the best that I have...More

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Thank taniavp1
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Pacific Grill in downtown Tacoma has a nice atmosphere and numerous gluten free meal and dessert options. Their menu is extensive enough to satisfy most taste preferences. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, or just want a good mean, give Pacific Grill a...More

Thank Pippers79
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food! Prices not too bad. Only downfall is the downtown parking. Finding a spot can be a kick in the rear and watch out for them gosh darn meter maids. Male sure you have front plates. But the food and atmosphere of the restaurant=a+!

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the décor "Sea form art," which a waiter explained is made by forming shapes with wire-- resin is applied and then the form is wrapped in silk, which allows light through. The effect is a warm glowing giant sea anemone on the wall...More

Thank Betsy C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed to eat dinner somewhere while driving from the Olympic peninsula to SeaTac. Found the Pacific Grill on tripadvisor and used Open Table to make a reservation. This is a fabulous space with excellent service and delicious food. We were thrilled with our serendipitous...More

Thank newtowners
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived a bit earlier than our reservation but they seated us no problem (the crowd hadn't gotten there yet). Our waiter was very friendly, gave us time to relax and check out the menu - no rush at all. She also took the time...More

Thank Williejim07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pacific Grill cater my wedding back in April. We had about 300 people attend and they had said that the food was one of the best wedding food they have ever ate at a wedding.

Thank Shannita D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don’t think that because of its location and proximity to the Courtyard Hotel that the Pacific Grill is a hotel restaurant. It’s anything but. If anything, it is a great compliment to the hotel. I didn’t have a full on meal but would definitely return....More

Thank Allen R
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Questions & Answers
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
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.
7 February 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
USD 15 - USD 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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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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