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Pacific Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
+1 253-627-3535
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“arancini” (18 reviews)
“steelhead” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Pacific Grill
1. Fresh Seafood
" I had the Maine Sea Scallops which were perfectly cooked."
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2. Boozy Brunch
"made it to PG for brunch and it did not dissapoint! Food 5 out of 5"
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3. All-Day Happy Hour
"staff is professional and fun. The food is excellent with a variety"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went by for dinner, liked the food and service so much, went back for lunch, and wished I could have gone many more times!

Thank G8523SUpeterp
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and cocktails are creative & tasty. The pricing is very reasonable for the quality of food and service you can expect here. I was initially worried about a dress code, but true to the PNW you wouldn't look out of place in a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to the brunch at Pacific Grill this past Sunday. While it is not a traditional buffet style brunch the food options on the brunch menu are more than ample and the food is exceptional. I had the Chicken Fried Steak...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped here on the way to the airport. The food was delicious. I ordered the King Salmon as well as an Afragato, both were great. I sat near the bar and the waiter did an amazing job not only being my water but also...More

Thank exporer1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were down town and decided to stop for a quick bite, when we entered, there was a line waiting to be seated so we asked if the bar was available, to our amazement there were 2-3 tables ready and waiting. Same Great food and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, environment was nice, waiter was pleasant. Location is easy acces. Prices were decent. Drinks were awesome! Had a great date night! Thank you!

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Came to the Pacific Grill for dinner...albeit an early one. The restaurant is located on the ground floor of a really nice old building right on Pacific Ave. across from the museums. We sat in the bar area and ordered off the "happy hour" menu....many...More

Thank busconi
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The Pacific Grill is located right down town Tacoma, where the more affluent, beautiful people hang out. It is a bit spendy, but elegant establishment in an old brick high ceiling warehouse that absorbs background noise. This allows for quiet, intimate conversation. Very friendly and...More

Thank kumtux
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great place to dine for dinner. The boozy brunch with bottomless glasses is great, but be careful....the staff is generous. Atmosphere is elegant and romantic, but casual. Like most area restaurants,however, the PG needs to be more mindful of dietary allergies and preferences. I don't...More

Thank iammsleah
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Spent over $300 for Thanksgiving dinner for 5. Waitress was pompous, service slow and the food was very average. Way overpriced.

Thank Terrell G
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Questions & Answers
Jane B
16 August 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
Hi Jane, The Tasting Menu changes daily. Here is an example from yesterday: 1st Course: SMOKED STEELHEAD~ (1) local cold-smoked columbia river steelhead, 'everything' lavash crackers, red onion, capers + cream cheese 2nd... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
We have many options on our HH menu. A few of the items are Oyster Shooters, Smoked Steelhead, Mac+Cheese, Onion Rings, 3 Salads. You can view the full menu on our website.
7 February 2017|
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Response from PacificGrill | Property representative |
1502 Pacific Ave. Tacoma, WA 98402
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1502 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-4202
    (South 15th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Convention Center/15th & Commerce LINK light rail station. Pacific Grill is also serviced by many Pierce Transit and Sound Transit buses.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-3535
  • E-mail
Pacific Grill is Tacoma's Premier Dining Destination. Housed at the Historic Waddell Building in the heart of Downtown Tacoma, Pacific Grill is the perfect location for a delicious dinner, business lunch, Boozy Weekend Brunch or Happy Hour. Past Food & Wine Magazine Best New Chef, Gordon Naccarato, brings Tacoma & the South Sound a creative mix of New American, Seafood, Steaks & more. Enjoy Western Washington's Best Happy Hour in our Bar & Lounge!
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