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1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
+1 253-572-1029
06:00 - 19:00
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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Really good omelet sand bagel sandwiches. Perfect toast, self serve coffee and tea. Server was the most upbeat person ever, she smiles, says Awesome! A lot and made our visit exceedingly pleasant. We went back a second time, it was so friendly .

Thank Philalady
Gig Harbor, Washington
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76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Located in the 1700 block of Pacific Avenue in the University of Washington District of Tacoma, this little cafe is such fun. The casual atmosphere and no frills decor lenf a very comfortable vibe to the place. We went for breakfast and it was pretty busy but there were a couple of tables left. My husband had to put some... More 

Thank Ellie196
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This was a cute place to grab breakfast. I was a little disappointed that the breakfast menu only had about 6 options on it, although I had the french toast and it was tasty. It had a college hangout feel to the place, but was clean and had very friendly staff.

Thank dancininthestr
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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86 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Popped in for breakfast and had a salmon omelette and a BLT. The omelette was just average but the BLT had pesto that made it heavenly. Service is also really good and the location is ideal.

4 Thank aneil4lom
Tacoma, Washington
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I ordered a breakfast bowl special and asked the waitress to surprise me as far as optional ingredients (ham, sausage, veggies). It was way better than what I would have made myself! Lots of good, fresh food well-prepared and in generous quantities. Really good drip coffee too. Nothing fancy but it was also very economical.

Thank LilyLove2015
Tacoma, Washington
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Lousy food. I tried it once and then thought it might have been a bad day and went back, finding the same.

Thank jimherb
Burnaby, BC
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96 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We stayed at the nearby Courtyard Tacoma Downtown and walked to the Renaissance Cafe for lunch. Both had the half sandwich and bowl of soup combination. Very good food, wonderful soup and a relentlessly cheerful server added to a great meal at a very good price. Good place for a vegetarian to get a decent meal. We were sufficiently impressed... More 

Thank burnabytraveller
King County, WA
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138 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Th e food was good. She ordered a salmon salad, I a chicken salad. Service was efficient and polite. Not much in the way of seating. Not much in variety of menu or drink selection. But what they had was good.

Thank Michele F
Fairview, Tennessee
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239 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Great food. My veggie omelet had more veggies than any omelet I have ever had. Small place and very causal. You can refill your own coffee as much as you want. Highly recommend. I will be back.

Thank MO2cats
King County, WA
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138 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Plus: breakfast is served all day, so for those late risers, this is a rare bonus locally. Convention center locale is convent for travelers Service is fast Good solid, we'll prepared and taste sand which and salad menu. Cons: notch seating, limited menu, noisey, parking is a bit of a struggle. Casual and quick spot with a better grade of... More 

Thank Michele F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1746 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402-3215
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-572-1029

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?