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Anthony's At Point Defiance

5910 N Waterfront Dr, Tacoma, WA 98407-6521
+1 253-752-9700
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (43 reviews)
“salmon” (30 reviews)
“clam chowder” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5910 N Waterfront Dr, Tacoma, WA 98407-6521
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will not return to this location and restaurant. Came from out of town and checked out the beautiful water front in Tacoma, was going to have a nice evening dinner at Anthony's (good clam chowder and peach tea) we sat in a booth and...More

Thank lmills56
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is situated on the waterfront next to the ferry dock on one side and Point Defiance on the other. There are wonderful views regardless where you sit. The wait staff is professional and knowledgeable. The restaurant is very clean and modern. The food...More

Thank Kory R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We vacationed in the Seattle/Tacoma are at the end of August 2017. We tried Anthony's from a friends recommendation and very glad we did. We liked it so much in fact that we ate here twice (once for dinner and once for lunch). Great location,...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just had to have a shrimp louie and this eatery always delivers on the plate. I order extra shrimp and have plenty with every forkful. The waitstaff are most attentive and and you never feel hurried. The only downside about this location is the...More

Thank Surfpinky
Reviewed 1 week ago

Opt for a seat outside and with views of Mt Rainier and Puget Sound you won't be disappointed. Bring your camera and your smile! Service was friendly and attentive, but not intrusive. Food selection was somewhat limited but the quality of the fish (salmon) was...More

Thank Linda O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here on a Sunday evening. Our table inside had a great view. Our waiter was attentive. The food was very delicious. Great experience from beginning to end.

Thank Carol A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We misread the summer schedule for the ferry, we were over an hour early so decided to have lunch at Anthonys at Pt. Defiance. My friend and I both ordered salads. I can only review my salad which was an oriental chicken salad. It was...More

Thank Sonia G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The location on the water makes it a great place to dine out on the deck, where you can watch the Vashon Island Ferry moving from here to there. The food and service are excellent. Desserts are amazing. All of the seafood specialties are excellent.

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Stopped here after visiting Point Defiance, food was delicious, great waterfront seating and the service was excellent. Would definitely go back if ever in the area again.

Thank TravelingG65
AnthonysRestsNW, Guest Relations Manager at Anthony's At Point Defiance, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanks for the great review and feedback! ~Taylor

Reviewed 3 August 2017

I took one of my former employees here for lunch and we enjoyed our meals. The seafood macaroni and cheese had great flavor and a tender texture. The ice tea was fresh with out any hint of a stale flavor. The service here was prompt...More

Thank Rehsinup19
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22 May 2017|
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Response from Mo S | Reviewed this property |
There are 4. One for lunch, dinner, sunset dinner and childrens. At the websight under the restaurant link on the upper right side of the page.
11 May 2015|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
We were told when we called them in April that they only take reservations for parties of 6 or more. You can call before you get there if you have a smaller group and they will put you on a waiting list so that when you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5910 N Waterfront Dr, Tacoma, WA 98407-6521
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-752-9700
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