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WildFin American Grill

5115 Grand Loop, Tacoma, WA 98407-3180
+1 253-267-1772
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“calamari” (22 reviews)
“fish and chips” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5115 Grand Loop, Tacoma, WA 98407-3180
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is located in Point Ruston where it is surrounded with lots of restaurants. This place is overlooking Tacoma waterfront which is a feast in the eyes. The food and service were great. We ordered Smoked Salmon BLT Salad & Peppercorn Flat Iron Steak...More

1  Thank Ana Liza A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without question, the best fish sandwich (yellowfin tuna) I have ever eaten, with savory sides, nice little arugula salad, and a Wildfin red ale. Just what I needed to replenish before heading back to work.

Thank Rob_Pfauth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really cannot beat the view! Perhaps their service is slower so you take in the view longer? It was a tad noticeable especially since our party of 6 had several salads not fancier items. Seated quickly & server was friendly. Portions are great size! Lunch...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited WildFin for my 21st birthday and had a great time with my friends. We ordered an appetizer that seemed to come with a little bit of everything on the appetizer menu. Everything on the appetizer was delicious and I was already very full...More

Thank Riley V
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Deck dining with heaters and an awesome view of the Sound. Alaskan salmon that melted in my mouth served with baby reds and fresh green beans, all artistically arranged....just fabulous. Not overly expensive. The calamari appetizer truly was finger-licking good. Other diners had equally wonderful...More

Thank r2d2wife
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We went to a late lunch before a movie. Both are in the same area. Park across the street and get validated. The food here was excellent. The sole was a lot and was cooked perfect đź‘Ť. Try the tower appetizer. We will return. Great...More

Thank Ed k
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Two items on the menu were disappointing. We ordered the Seafood Crostini and it was too "wet". For some reason, it was overloaded with food items not described on the menu (cucumber, radish). These additional items did not add to the taste and instead made...More

Thank AreWeHavingFunYet
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Being fairly local, we wanted to visit the new shopping and restaurant district located at the site of the old copper smelting facility in the outskirts of Tacoma. We chanced on thee Wildfin Grill for lunch. Great location and very good food. The ahi tuna...More

Thank SkookumQuietwalker
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We visited on a wonderful Northwest day. We sat outside next to the water feature and watched the kids having a terrific time running under the water as it was squirting in the air. Terrific place to sit but be prepared to hear the music...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I went here for a birthday celebration. There was a band playing on the waterfront so we choose to sit inside., where it would be quieter....HA. This place is so noisy, you have to yell at your table mate. The waitress was more interested in...More

Thank nanrob624
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
9:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5115 Grand Loop, Tacoma, WA 98407-3180
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-267-1772
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Welcome to WildFin American Grill at Point Ruston on the Tacoma waterfront! Enjoy fresh fish, seafood and Northwest meats. Our beverage selections include the best of the Northwest beers and wines, along with WildFin classic cocktails. Enjoy the views of Point Defiance, Vashon Island, Commencement Bay and Mt. Rainier.
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