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Northern Fish Co

2201 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5302
+1 253-272-4104
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“cod” (5 reviews)
“clam chowder” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, American
2201 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5302
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Great seafood store that also serves fresh fish & chips. Literally on the water, seen the place there for years but didnt know the served a fantastic lunch! All items were great- nice staff too. We'll be back.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank otisscrotis_11
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Reasonable prices, lots of choices, very very fresh seafood. Picnic tables outside. NOT fancy! Oldstyle place a relief in area of upscale eateries.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank cliffcath
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Fresh seafood for purchase and a limited menu of prepared items. The chowder was worth the stop... when the weather cooperates, you can dine ourside.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank rdf780300
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I really hate to say it. Having grown up in Tacoma and loving my hometown, there is no worse fish & chips than the slop served at this location. The cod was served in 3 pieces that were heavily breaded and very small. And I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Art G
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We spent a few nights in Tacoma and tried several restaurants (both casual and more formal) . Northern fish was the best seafood experience we had! The staff were so friendly and had some amazing recommendations for us. The halibut tacos, the seafood salad, the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank traveling_gourmet_bc
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

There are no indoor tables, although a few outdoor tables. (Note it was raining when we visited.) Otherwise food was good.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rickw4s
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This was a fun, local stop with fresh fish. They had quite a variety of fresh fish to take home also.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sophie_Linn
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Stopped by on a Rainy Northwest Day and ordered a hot bowl of clam chowder to eat in my car. The chowder was wonderful! Hot and creamy with chunks of patatoes and clams blended together to perfection! I highly recommend stopping by this local establishment...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Don E
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We ordered fried calamari and chips and found that the chips were excellent and very freshly cooked. The calamari was very small and had an extreme amount of breading on it. Not very good at all. They do a good job of providing condiments, napkins,...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank GypsyMaryRVTraveler
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a fishmongers that also does food. If you want to buy fresh seafood there is quite a selection. We had a tuna and a salmon wrap for lunch and it was delicious and quite cheap. You take away or there are a few...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Alfred S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 Ruston Way, Tacoma, WA 98402-5302
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-272-4104
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