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Cook's Tavern

3201 N 26th St, Tacoma, WA 98407-6203
+1 253-327-1777
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (10 reviews)
“beignets” (5 reviews)
“hash” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3201 N 26th St, Tacoma, WA 98407-6203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

superb decor for a fine eating place. very authentic menu with great little service. even with just coffee you gotta try the beignes!

Thank jawoolley1256
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cook's is new to Tacoma but feels like it's been here forever. They rotate the menu and decor every 3 months, but keep core favorites year round. Great staff make for an enjoyable meal in a nice place in North Tacoma.

Thank Wolfgang O
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went with my wife and daughter for thei Hawaiian theme. I had a NY steak, they split a dinner for two. Very flavorful and nice atmosphere.

Thank sonar123
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Monday morning and no wait for breakfast - what a treat. An unhurried, casual atmosphere here so relax! Enchilada and corned beef hash both excellent. And poached eggs were perfection. Will be back for sure. Be prepared though - they don’t take Amex.

Thank Cj C
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Currently the menu is featuring Hawaii which meant our table shared an order of yummy Polynesian French toast. I had the wild mushroom omelette - the eggs were infused with herbs and a good amount of mushroom filling with caramelized onions. The Bloody Mary had...More

Thank AnnetteSM
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We totally enjoy this place because they regularly change the menu and the cuisine. This time it had a more Hawaiian Vibe. But all seven us thoroughly enjoyed our food. Several of us had the the fennel gruyere omelette, while several ate the “clean up...More

Thank jackiebr63
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here on this sunny day -- loved sitting outside and enjoying the beautiful north end neighborhood spot. Had the Hawaiian breakfast special!

Thank W.H. D
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Good tapas and nice choices of Spanish wine. Only a few Spanish entrees. The Moorish Pork was wonderful. No Spanish music, however. I expected more dishes from Spain. Nice waiter but if called us " guys" one more time I was going to scream; really,...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Cook’s Tavern is in a quiet Tacoma neighborhood. It’s small and quiet with a varied, creative menu. The food was great, and the service was excellent. We would definitely return! Note that parking is very limited (only about 8 spots in front of the restaurant)...More

Thank Leigh S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We took our son and his girl friend to dinner here in Monday evening 2 April. Not too crowded. Easy to hear ourselves talk. This month's theme is Spanish cuisine. Each of us had something different. Everything was good.

Thank Bob S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 N 26th St, Tacoma, WA 98407-6203
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-327-1777
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