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Europa Bistro

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2515 N Proctor St, Tacoma, WA 98406-5337
+1 253-761-5660
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16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:30
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Maple Valley, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for my Mom's 69th birthday and the food was excellent! Staff was very friendly but not "in your face" (you know...the kind when every time you take a bite they come by and say "how's everything tasting?")

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Thank Karin G
Puyallup
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Europa Bistro is a wonderful neighborhood restaurant with authentic Italian cusine and a friendly atmosphere that feels welcoming and special. The nightly specials are always an interesting and tasty selection of the chef's own creation. Walking in the door you can feel the easy vibe and see the happy smiles of the local patrons. Europa Bistro is a superior... More 

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Thank Timothy Y
Seattle
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I am happy with the ambiance of this casual Tacoma bistro, nestled into the Procter neighborhood. The kitchen is open to the setting area so diners can watch the chefs bustling around. We were seated immediately.We arrived at 5pm and the restaurant only had one other table seated. The waiter spoke broken english, heavily accented with Italian. He didn't wrote... More 

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Thank marinaSeattle
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Italy this summer and this is place is very authentic. The food is delicious, great setting. We will be back! The caprese salad was great, my son had a pizza that was as good as the amazing pizza we had on the Amalfi coast!

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Thank Susan H
Tacoma, Washington
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373 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Better than Spaghetti Factory...nowhere near as good as Marzano in Parkland. If you are trying to have an elegant Italian meal, head to Marzano. If you want slightly bland, but capable Italian...like, you absolutely need some gnocchi stat...this will suffice. The din in here is terrible and I always vote against Europa when a girlfriend suggests it. 1) No cocktails... More 

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Gig Harbor, WA
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

I love this place. The food is always amazing. Creative and authentic. Sorry no pictures. I always dig into the food before I remember to take one. Service here is very European. Super authentic. Do not expect them to come and check in on you a lot. They give you your space and allow you to enjoy your meal and... More 

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Thank Kerry L
Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The food is ok here but not special. The place is so noisy you have to shout to talk to the person next to you. The kitchen is practically in your lap adding to the noise. The ambiance is sort of "everyman". Lots of families and kids and groups.

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Seattle, Washington
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111 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

A birthday dinner at the Europa for eight was a good experience. The atmosphere was excellent as was the service. Everyone enjoyed their entrees such as Penne Rustica and Chicken Marsala. It got a little smokey in the restaurant, apparently from the kitchen. Most of ordered the coconut cake based on being advised that it was the best ever. We... More 

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Thank Neal S
San Francisco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

This place rocks. It is cute, they make food that is so fresh they can alter it to meet my (annoying) allergies, the food is delicious, the owner and waiters are really warm and friendly, and the wine is reasonably priced. A solid neighborhood place. UPS parents - I think its the best bet near campus.

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Thank SFmomof3
Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

A quiet and quaint restaurant that served us amazing food. Everything from the wine and appetizers to our main meals and our dessert was perfect. Our waiter was so knowledgeable about the wine list and took great care of us. We will defintely be going back. This is a real jewel!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 N Proctor St, Tacoma, WA 98406-5337
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-761-5660

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?