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Vuelve A La Vida

5310 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408-7626
+1 253-473-7068
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tortillas” (5 reviews)
“seafood soup” (4 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
5310 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98408-7626
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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
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

You come here for the fantastic food, not the drinks selection or atmosphere. The fish soup is on point.

Thank CatGrey
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Their carne azada it's really good, their meet its juicy and well cooked but the rest of food is not that good. I never saw or had to buy my own tortilla chips to eat it with my guacamole... Which they make you buy an...More

Thank Marila E
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Well let me start off by saying I usually come here for lunch and have tacos and they are always fantastic... Came here with a friend on Saturday night had the seafood soup it was awful no flavor and the shrimp in it were really...More

Thank chefjeff60
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We can't find another restaurant that is as authentic as Vuelve. If you are looking for chile rellenos, then you will only find them on Thursdays.

Thank beernu
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Been coming here since 1997 one of the best authentic Mexican restaurants around. Best tamales. And excellent Cavichi. Don't judge a book by its cover. This restaurant is a great dinning experience. Service is super fast and food is always consistent.

Thank Dalenpluskett
Reviewed 8 July 2015

If you like to eat like many Mexicans do, enjoying hot and tasty food at an affordable price from a street cart, then GO TO THIS PLACE... and try Arroz con Pollo with a squeeze of lime... or a refreshing chunky chicken taco salad that...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This is one of our favorite local restaurants. Buckets of beer and authentically flavored traditional hispanic meals. We've tried just about everything on the menu and it's all good. My favorite on a lite meal night are the tamales. If I order anything else, I...More

Thank Tania J
Reviewed 25 March 2015

The best authentic food around - hands down. Everything is home made and you can see it to believe it as the kitchen is open. Prices are reasonable for what you get. All the plates we've ordered have come hot and very tasty. If you...More

Thank beernu
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

I have been coming here close to 10 years. Excellent food, especially the Steak Ranchero. Authentic. Not Amercanized .

Thank Martin B
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15 November 2017|
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Really can’t answer this question. Should contact the restaurant directly. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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
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