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Katie Downs

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Pizza
3211 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5334
+1 253-756-0771
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“salads” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3211 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5334
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed dinner on the outdoor deck during the sunset. We enjoyed the fish tacos as well as the Salmon.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our standard for good pizza and beer with a great view of the harbor. Could tend to be crowded and noisy.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food... not so much. We got here for happy hour. We now live in Texas, but couldn't wait to come back for the pizza and nachos again...boy were we disappointed! The nachos were half the size they used to be, which was ok, they...More

Thank Cindy Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered cod fish and chips that were greasy crisp outside and undercooked hush puppies on the inside, oh, and cod. Also had faux clam chowder. Didn't make an issue because I was a guest of a friend.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is a bit unusual you place your food order up front and the beverage order at the table. I have been there before so I know the routine. But, if a 1st time customer you may be waiting a bit

Thank Lorna N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While on our Golden Anniversary trip to North America we were fortunate to meet up with a friend who is (like me) a retired aviator. He showed us around Tacoma, took us to The Boeing Aircraft Museum and then to Katie Downs Tavern by The...More

Thank HRH84
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Situated on Commencement Bay along a popular waterfront area in Tacoma, Katie Downs has views that can't be beat. It's a great place for a casual meal, particularly on a sunny summer day when the water is sparkling, boaters are out on the Bay and...More

Thank CMN14
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is one of the few restaurant / Bar that does not rely on their spectacular view of Commencement Bay in Tacoma From home made pizza, towering burgers to a pound of steamers you can't go wrong with any selection. Check out the Happy hour...More

Thank 912systems
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We walked into Katie Downs and found it to be a bar and restaurant of wall to wall people. It was Happy Hour and plenty of folks here were taking advantage of the 50% price break on appetizers and the discounted bar drinks. We were...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I met up with some friends for drinks and some food on a Friday evening. I had never been to Katie Downs before and I enjoyed myself. The food was good and we got a great price on the happy hour appetizers. Service was good...More

Thank guppie9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3211 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5334
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-756-0771
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