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The Red Hot

2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
+1 253-779-0229
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good36%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicago dog” (4 reviews)
“frito pie” (3 reviews)
“brat” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub
2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Ate lunch here several times last summer as I worked on a rental house. Got to know the menu quite well. I like the atmosphere. Seatings a little wierd and sometimes there's no seats available but still worth the wait

Thank rokguitarstar
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I like hot dogs, but don't love them...so I was skeptical. This place a such a great surprise! We got a variety of hot dogs, so we could share and experience different types. They were all so good!! The service was courteous and quick. I...More

Thank 650annettec
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Close to the U of Puget Sound campus, Red Hot is a fun place to stop in for a beer and hot dog -- and to try all their amazing varieties of both. It has a comfortable tavern feel -- the many booths are cozy....More

Thank W.H. D
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Cool bar/restaurant vibe that boasts a large beer selection. Awesome vegan options with delicious baked beans. A terrific option for a vegan hanging with meat eaters.

Thank nathan s
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Parking not difficult. Street parking available. I had the Cowboy sausage dog with one of the many amber beers that were available. My son had the Big Cahuna dog. Always delicious.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Great place with a couple good vegan options. I tend to get the slaw dog because I like coleslaw-- or else I get a sausage with a side of coleslaw. I meet my wife here for lunch about once per month. And I occasionally meet...More

Thank Sunyruss
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped by while in town to see what all the hype was about. Out of our group we had The Tideflats, The Coney, The Cowboy, and the Frito Pie. The food was good and the service was fast. For the beer connoisseur you get to...More

Thank Crazyolds
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Red Hot has the best dogs and sausages in the city. Good eats for vegans, vegetarians, meat eater, you name it. And the Beer!!!! Board is full of tasty treats each day. 2 beers and a dog or two will run you only about...More

Thank MelQ3
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place! Great selection of beers, great dog/sausage menu, always excellent service even on the busiest nights. And if there's one thing that kills it for me, it's BAD SERVICE (read some of my other reviews). The Red Hot is on top of...More

Thank OlallaSteve
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

And his review was as awesome as mine is! This is a chill place with a huge selection for drinks. The hot dogs are on point and have a wide verity. I enjoyed a Ruston ragin Cajun sausage! On point! Will defiantly be coming back

Thank Keith D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2914 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98406-6713
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-779-0229
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