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Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma

7427 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1220
+1 253-473-0855
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Diner, American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
7427 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1220
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While staying in a nearby hotel there were a couple of nights that having a reasonably priced restaurant worked out. Both times we had good service and the food was delivered to our table quickly. The first time we both ordered the turkey dinner which...More

Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Elmer's offers a wide variety of menu items, fairly affordably priced. We've gone there a few times, all for breakfast. As Elmer's is popular, it can be quite busy, especially on weekend mornings, but everyone seems to get seated in a reasonable amount of time.More

Thank dcyagura
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you've enjoyed your visits to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Only had a chance to try breakfast here 3 days in a row but each choice was great and nice size portions. Will be back when in Tacoma again.More

Thank choochiegirl
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visits to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

I love meeting my dear friend at Elmer's for breakfast. The food is consistently well prepared and wait staff are -- by and large -- friendly and attentive. There's one with an attitude, but we won't elaborate for this review. I especially love the German...More

1  Thank okeedoke
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Terrific server Kyle spoiled us w/ his attentiveness, greeted & seated by the GM Bill Haney w/ easy conversation, & the food?! Bellies so full! Home away from HomeMore

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Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We ate at Elmer's for Breakfast and Supper and the food was well-prepared and plentiful. The wait staff was friendly and accommodating. The menu offers a fantastic selection of items and breakfast is served all day!More

Thank klj_9600
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017

A gem in the middle of nowhere.Funny friendly staff and good plentiful food.Fast service,decent choice of menu itemsMore

Thank Jacky S
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

Elmer's was a fine experience. We ordered wild salmon and a salat with a soup - all looking delicious and tasting likewise. The salat was very well organized - looking great. All of the employees we met we very businesslike - trained politeness. Attention but...More

Thank Claus H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Great food. Really nice servers. Big portions. Nice for a family meal without breaking the bank! We will be back!

Thank bgardner711
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer's. We love hearing from our Guests! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Maybe we were expecting too much on an Easter noon brunch visit. We were hoping to eat promptly and get going on a road trip. We were seated promptly in the lounge. After being ignored for about 20 minutes--you know that feeling when you just...More

Thank Anglophiles2008
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Tacoma, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and we're frustrated that this is the type of experience you had at the Tacoma Elmer's. Your comment has been forwarded onto the restaurant and seen by management. They appreciate your feedback and apologize for any inconvenience....More

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We accept all major credit cards. Hope to see you soon! =)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7427 S Hosmer St, Tacoma, WA 98408-1220
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-473-0855
Description
A Northwest favorite since 1960. Our 25 locally owned Elmer's Restaurants take pride in their communities and source local, farm-fresh ingredients.
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