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Cliff House Restaurant

6300 Marine View Dr, Tacoma, WA 98422-2702
+1 253-927-0400
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, American, Seafood
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
6300 Marine View Dr, Tacoma, WA 98422-2702
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just had a family birthday celebration at The Cliff House on Marine View Drive in NE Tacoma. We have always enjoyed the ever changing views from this iconic Tacoma restaurant. There were 15 of us in the party so we had made reservations. We...More

Thank paulimo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I last went to the Cliff House after our senior ball in 1964. I remember wonderful food in a great setting. So when my wife's birthday rolled around how could I go wrong? Ouch. The view is grand. We arrived in the early evening and...More

Thank ChrisFSeattle_WA
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What they have printed on the menu is not what they serve i.e I ordered pan fried oysters and got deep fried oyster. Menu said filet bites, more like sirloin bites. The waitress was rude and was way overpriced for what we received

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This restaurant has been around for a number of years. It sits on a high bank overlook the city of Tacoma and waterway. A Beautiful setting, the food is excellent, the patio seating in the summer is delightful, the servers and bartender are courteous and...More

Thank WillisBayTrading
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I've tried the Cliffhouse a number of times over the years but it's been a while. We were driving by on a sunny Friday afternoon and decided to stop for a late lunch. It was pretty quiet inside but people were dining in the little...More

Thank Maggiemm2015
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch but it ended up to be dinner - at least the prices. Server stated that we needed to choose from dinner menu even though we were there at lunch because it was Sunday. Thus for 4 people and 3 drinks and...More

Thank IslaAnne
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Just happened to come across this lovely restaurant as we were simply driving around generally sight-seeing. It has amazing views, even if it is of the more industrial section of the river, and a nice outside seating area to take full advantage of them. It...More

Thank Heatherh57
Reviewed 18 August 2017

While the outside lacks esthetics ; the inside is nicely decorated [no tablecloths was a surprise]. Waitress Nancy very attentive, personable and efficient. Water views throughout. Wheelchairs go thru back kitchen entrance and many small steps inside. TV in small bar off dining room; but...More

Thank nhings
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I last visited this restaurant in 2013, and my review reflected a desultory experience... mediocre food, disinterested staff, high prices. The only item I found exceptional was the view. Now, in August 2017, I find the restaurant much improved. First — and this is a...More

Thank PilotMike2009
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and godsons and I wanted something a little different, so we tried the Cliff House. The lunches were delicious and reasonably priced and the waitress was skilled and attentive.

Thank Kathydoestravel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6300 Marine View Dr, Tacoma, WA 98422-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-927-0400
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Description
The Cliff House sits on a bluff over Commencement Bay in Northeast Tacoma boasting panoramic views of Mount Rainier, the Puget Sound, and the Tacoma skyline. Since 1925 the Cliff House has been a landmark in the Pacific Northwest .
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