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Johnny's Dock

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1900 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1511
+1 253-627-3186
16:00 - 21:30
09:30 - 13:00
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Sun - Mon 16:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 13:00
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Puyallup, Washington
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were greeted at the front door by a very helpful employee. He guided us to our seats immediately and advised that our server would be right with us. And he was. Tom is very personable and knows the menu and the types of seafood available this evening. His told us about the various menu items and asked us if... More 

Thank Scott G
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went for a birthday dinner and the food was just ok. The view is very nice but that was all I could honestly was a positive about this place. They did offer a nice hot fudge sundae free of charge.

Thank ronaldgarvin
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there with some friends. It didn't take us long to be seated on a Sunday night, ( group of five). Two had the Prime Rib, both were done at the requested temperature. The Seafood Linguine is not only delicious but it is more a two person serving. The Sunday special, Roast Beef was very tender, flavorful, ample portion... More 

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Reserved a slip for my boat for the 2nd yr there on Feb 1 2017 Paid 1st & deposit per contract. deposit can be used as last months rent if wanted. Told Reggie we would be putting it in May like I did last year and he wrote it on our contract. March comes and they debit $247.00 out of... More 

Thank Shelley M
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My husband and I have eaten at Johnny's Dock for over 35 years and this has the best it has ever been. Quality of food, excellent, Service is wonderful and a very nice view of the Dock Street marina. Its so peaceful to watch all the boats and yes yachts cruise by. I would totally recommend it. The Prime rib... More 

Thank juneaufurpants
Federal Way, Washington
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94 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stopped in here after an event @ the Tacoma Dome. Literally, was the first people out of the parking garage so decided to give Johnny's Dock a try. Figured they might be packed but we beat the rush by about 15 minutes (this is 7:45 in the evening) Grabbed a table in the bar and the server was there immediately... More 

Thank psdietc0ke
Nashville, Tennessee
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176 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Really enjoyed the seating with the view. Our server was super speedy and never once rolled her eyes with all of our complicated orders. The clam chowder was awesome and everyone else loved their food. The reason it's getting a 4 instead of a 5 is that an accident help up two in our party and they wouldn't seat us... More 

Thank 2tired2choose
Tacoma, Washington
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119 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Group of friends had dinner. Food overall was okay and just barely warm, definitely not hot..... Dining areas, bar, bathrooms, and even the lobby areas are dirty. As expensive as this restaurant is, you would think that they could at least clean once in a while......

Thank BBlkburn
Oakdale, California, United States
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418 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Had chowder and the Dungeness Crab sandwich. It was served open faced with melted cheese on top. Realty tasty! The service was very good. And the view of the glass museum and the old part of downtown Tacoma is pretty special. I've been using Johnny's Dock seasoning for many years. It's still a treat to go here.

Thank Robert D
Trophy Club, Texas
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Some friends brought me here for lunch while I was visiting. This is one of those places that you can tell that the locals love and is slightly off the beaten path. I ordered the Dungeness crab and shrimp omelet. This omelet was huge and filled with all kinds of crab meat and shrimp. I would have preferred to have... More 

Thank Steven Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 34
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
09:30 - 13:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
09:30 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421-1511
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-3186
Located on the Thea Foss Waterway across from Tacoma's Museum of Glass, Johnny's Dock Restaurant and Marina provides Northwest Seafood, Aged Selected Steaks, Prime Rib and lighter meals with a simply stunning view of the Tacoma Cityscape. Easy access, Free adjacent parking, and proximity to The Laemay Car Museum, The Washington State Historical Museum, and The Tacoma Art Museum. From Johnny's it is an easy walk to the Tacoma Dome.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?