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Katie Downs

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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DESSERTS‎
$6.50
New York Style Cheesecake
Topped w/ seasonal berries
$7.50
Colossal Chocolate Chunk Cake
Topped w/ chocolate sauce
BEVERAGES‎
Katie’s proudly offers a carefully chosen selection of fine handcrafted ales imported & domestic beers.
By the pint $4.50
By the liter $9.00
By the pitcher $13.50
Domestic Draught
By the pint $5.50
By the liter $11.00
By the pitcher $16.50
Micro/Imported Draught
By the glass $7.50
Bottle $21.00
House Wines
Bottled Wines
Our list is available at the bar.
$6.00
Wells
$7.00
Call
$8.00
Premium
$9.00
Premium Select
$2.50
Bottomless Soft Drinks
Coke, diet coke, sprite, root beer, ginger ale, lemonade, ice tea, milk, juice, coffee & hot tea
APPETIZERS‎
$9.99
Bruschetta
Toasted French bread topped w/ a garlic, tomato & fresh basil relish.
$12.99
Prawns Diablo
Prawns sauteed w/ green onion, garlic, tomato, crushed red pepper & white wine. served w/ toasted French bread.
$9.99
Mozzarella Sticks
Katie’s house made mozzarella sticks served w/ marinara sauce.
$12.99
Lemon Caper Prawns
Prawns sauteed w/ garlic, lemon, capers & white wine. served w/ toasted French bread.
$11.99
Taco meat $+0.99
Nacho
Crispy tortilla chips topped w/ cheddar & mozzarella cheese, green onion, black olive, tomato & jalapeno. Served w/ sour cream, guacamole & salsa.
$12.99
BBQ Chicken Nacho
Crispy tortilla chips topped w/ chicken & barbecue sauce, mozzarella & provolone cheese, tomato & green onion. Topped w/ sour cream.
$6.99
Fries
One & one half pound curly or steak fries.
$9.99
Onion Rings
One pound onion rings served w/ tartar sauce for dipping.
$9.99
Shrimp Artichoke Spread
A rich & creamy sauce, artichoke hearts, bay shrimp, onion & parmesan cheese. Served hot w/ garlic bread.
$9.99
Quesadilla
Flour tortilla topped w/ cheddar cheese, mozzarella cheese, tomato, black olive, mushroom & green onion.
SOUPS AND SALADS‎
Cup $3.99
Bowl $6.99
Clam Chowder
Rich & creamy New England style chowder
$9.99
Veggie Salad
Mixed greens, green pepper, sprouts, mozzarella cheese, sunflower seeds, cucumber, tomato, mushroom, house made croutons, olive, red onion & green onion spear.
$13.99
Grilled Chicken & Mandarin Orange Salad
Mixed greens, grilled chicken breast, mandarin orange, red onion, avocado, crumbled blue cheese & candied almonds.
$12.99
Grilled Chicken or Prawn Caesar Salad
Fresh cut romaine, house made croutons & caesar dressing & tossed w/ parmesan cheese.
$14.99
Flat Iron Steak Salad
Mixed greens, flat iron steak, red onion, tomato & crumbled blue cheese.
$11.99
Taco Salad
Fried flour tortilla bowl filled w/ shredded lettuce, taco meat, cheddar cheese, tomato, olives, guacamole & sour cream.
$12.99
Chef Salad
Mixed greens, turkey, Canadian bacon, salami, mozzarella cheese, cheddar cheese, tomato, mushroom, cucumber, sprouts & hardboiled egg.
$12.99
Shrimp Salad
Fried‎ flour tortilla bowl filled w/ mixed greens, bay shrimp, hardboiled egg, tomato, red onion & green onion.
$5.99
Starter Caesar or House Salad
Cup $3.99
Bowl $6.99
Soup of the Day
Our house made soup
PIZZA‎
$9.50
Double cheese
Red
B.B.Q
White
Katie's Individual “My Pie”
Baked in a 7’’ deep-dish pan & served w/ your choice of toppings. Served w/ your choice of steak fries or fresh green salad double cheese/red, B.B.Q sauce or white sauce
$17.50
Double cheese
Red
B.B.Q
White
Build Your Own Masterpiece
Double cheese/red, B.B.Q. Sauce or white sauce
$24.99
Sicilian
Red sauce, spicy Italian sausage, fresh mushrooms, black olives, sliced pepperoni, & white onions
$24.99
Veggie
Red sauce, green pepper, tomatoes, green onion, black olives, & fresh mushrooms
$24.99
Mariner
Red sauce, bay shrimp, tomatoes, provolone cheese, & smoked bacon
$24.99
Fearless
Red sauce, smoked bacon, white onion, fresh garlic, provolone cheese, & pepperoncini peppers
$24.99
Luau
Red sauce, Canadian bacon, pineapple, provolone cheese, tomatoes, & green onion
$24.99
Great White
White sauce, breast of chicken, artichoke hearts, & black olives
$24.99
Wild Wild West
B.B.Q. Sauce, breast of chicken, pineapple, green peppers, & red onion
$24.99
Rainier
White sauce, bay shrimp, artichoke hearts, & red onions
BURGERS SANDWICHES‎
All of katie’s famous burgers are char-broiled & served on a sesame seed bun, garnished w/ sliced tomatoes, shredded lettuce, onions & a dill pickle spear. Served w/ your choice of steak fries, soup or fresh green salad
Choice of beef, chicken breast or veggie burger
Cheeseburgers served w/ choice of: American, cheddar, mozzarella, provolone or swiss.
$10.50
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Cheeseburger
$10.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Bacon Cheeseburger
$10.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
B.B.Q. Cheddar Burger
$10.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Teriyaki Cheddar Burger
$9.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Deluxe Burger
$10.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Patty Melt
$10.99
Beef
Chicken breast
Veggie
Mushroom Swiss Burger
KATIE'S SANDWICHES‎
Served w/ your choice of steak fries, soup or fresh green salad
$8.99
Steak fries
Soup
Fresh green salad
The Veggie
Sliced tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, sprouts, shredded lettuce, green pepper, cheddar cheese, on honey wheat bread w/ katies special white sauce
$10.50
Steak fries
Soup
Fresh green salad
The Rueben
Sliced‎ corned beef, sauerkraut, swiss cheese & katie’s special sauce served on grilled rye bread
$13.99
Steak fries
Soup
Fresh green salad
French Dip
A toasted hero roll topped w/ swiss cheese & roast beef served w/ au jus
$10.50
Steak fries
Soup
Fresh green salad
The Turkey
Turkey,‎ smoked bacon, sprouts, sliced tomatoes, sliced cucumbers, cheddar cheese, w/ mayonnaise on honey wheat bread
$10.50
Steak fries
Soup
Fresh green salad
Italian Hero
Canadian bacon, salami, pepperoni, provolone cheese, red onions, pepperoncini, shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, topped w/ balsamic vinaigrette. Served w/ garlic mayonnaise on a hero roll
SEAFOOD STEAK‎
Katie's Fresh Fish N’ Chips
Fresh filets of fish hand dipped in our own beer batter served w/ steak fries or fresh green salad, tartar sauce, & lemon
$19.99
Char-Broiled Salmon or Halibut
A fresh 6 oz filet of salmon or halibut char-broiled & basted w/ basil-garlic butter. Served w/ garlic bread & choice of steak fries or fresh green salad
$24.99
New York Steak
Char-broiled 12 oz new york steak. Served w/ garlic bread & choice of steak fries or fresh green salad
$14.99
Prawns N’ Chips
Prawns hand dipped in our own beer batter. Served w/ steak fries or fresh green salad, tartar sauce, cocktail sauce, & lemon
$20.99
Flat Iron Steak
Char-broiled 8 oz flat iron steak topped w/ chimichurri sauce. Served w/ garlic bread & choice of steak fries or fresh green salad.
$14.99
Katies Fish Tacos
Char-broiled Alaskan cod, fresh salsa mayo, guacamole & jicama slaw served w/ the choice of steak fries or fresh green salad
$19.99
Katie's Seafood Trío
One house made crab cake, one piece of Alaskan cod & six gulf prawns hand dipped in our own beer batter. served w/ steak fries or fresh green salad, tartar sauce, cocktail sauce, & lemon
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly who does not love Katie Downs. Great Pizza (unless you like little creasers). great beer, great location. What else is there. Done and Done

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rod D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pizza was really good. Server was excellant as was all the staff. They were busy, but the service level was great and food was fast and hot. Haven't been here in years. It used to be just an average okay spot. Definately not the case...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BBlkburn
Reviewed 13 December 2018

I am eating now at Katie Downs Tavern and Eatery at 3211 Ruston Way in Tacoma, Washington. My WAZE app took me here (the wrong place) I’m not sure what happened. First of all this place only has 1 or 2 Washington wines????? They mostly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gary c
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Dropped in during the last quarter of the Seattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Rams game. It was packed with Seahawk rooters. Lots of fun and ample large screen TVs to watch the game! Casual place, open spaces, with a beautiful view of Puget Sound. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TommyTomThomas
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Menu claims “fresh fish”. Server double checked for us and came back with an honest answer of “frozen”. Not feeling like the only option of deep pan pizza, we took the risk. Soggy, greasy batter took the frozen fish further down hill. Big mistake. Disappointing...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StuartH569
Reviewed 14 August 2018

THE best pizza in Tacoma. Located on the Tacoma waterfront this great location has stood the test of time.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank ScarlettR48
Reviewed 7 August 2018

At last they have table service. Great food, but hated going there to stand in line to order. Now it is so much nicer to be waited on for lunch or dinner.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kryse2017
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We used to live in Tacoma & our favorite place for pizza, beer & the best view of the water is Katie Downs. We now live in AZ & often remember how great the pizza is at Katie Downs. We just visited Tacoma & one...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Barb M
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had a very cool experience here on my first visit. It wasn't terribly crowded so the hostess offered us one of the tower tables and we accepted. The views from there were impressive and gave a good ambiance to the meal. The food was...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank DanielJSlick
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The bar still offers a nice selection of food. Dining in and outside. Staff are courteous and prompt. Great happy hour selection.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank rmh3lady
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