We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vuelve A La Vida

5310 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408-7626
+1 253-473-7068
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
“seafood soup” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
PRICE
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5310 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408-7626
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (47)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We have tried seafood soup and grilled chicken enchiladas! I am so satisfied with the taste. Great price for the portion of the food. They are not up on the list probably not so known. This is local restaurant with relatively cheap but awesome taste...More

Thank HungryToTry13
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Small local Mexican restaurant that is truly authentic. the Thursday Chili Rellenos are the best in Tacoma. Quickly sold out so be there, be early, and get yours. Great service and great tequila choices.

Thank WillisBayTrading
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I've been going here for over 10 years. I try to stop there whenever i'm in Tacoma. Nothing fancy, but great food! I usually order the Steak Ranchero and a side of jalapenos. Excellent!! & spicy. It will make you sweat in a good way....More

Thank MBMVWA
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Nothing fancy, just great, authentic food. A very, popular, busy place. Friendly, helpful Serving staff. The menu is very diverse and portions were generous. If you're looking for good food at great prices, this is the place!

Thank CAD99
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The best shrimp ceviche and pork carnitas I have ever had! Fresh tortillas! Hands down best Mexican food in Tacoma and trust me there are lots of other places to go. Directly next to a Pizza Hut, it's easy to pass on by without notice,...More

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We were looking for Mexican and found this place. Thanks to the reviews we went and the reviews are spot on. The service is great and the prices are great. I couldn't believe the amount of food. I order fajitas at other places and you...More

Thank DelaneWolter
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

On a recent trip from California to the PNW my husband and I made sure we stopped here for AUTHENTIC Mexican food. We used to live in Tacoma and knew how delicious it was back in 1995 to 2001 when we ate there regularly so...More

1  Thank karenkbauer
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I'm a local and have been eating here for 10+ years. This is located east of the freeway, near 56th and Pacific Ave. Authentic tacos are the highlight of Vuelve a la Vida. The tortillas seem fluffy and moist at the same time because they...More

1  Thank ken369
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Have had great food here before. And it's definitely the food, not the ambience that draws us back. Plusses: + avocado sauce and guacamole are delicious + been told the Suiza Children Enchiladas are the best anywhere + generous portions at very reasonable pricebpoint Improvement...More

Thank narfishi
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A friend of mine kept singing the praises of Vuelve A La Vida. So we all went with her to try it out. First we had their Shrimp Ceviche. So many shrimp! I really think it was the best I have ever had. The Tamale's...More

Thank Jilltoons
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Vien Dong Restaurant
46 reviews
1.72 km away
Pho Dragon
16 reviews
1.74 km away
Lobster House
7 reviews
1.72 km away
Nearby Attractions
LeMay - America's Car Museum
866 reviews
3.08 km away
Chihuly Bridge of Glass
438 reviews
4.11 km away
Museum of Glass
1,091 reviews
4.13 km away
Regal Lakewood Stadium 15 & RPX
6 reviews
4.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
SMZSeattle
15 November 2017|
Answer
Response from CAD99 | Reviewed this property |
Really can’t answer this question. Should contact the restaurant directly. Sorry
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5310 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408-7626
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-473-7068
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing