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Southern Kitchen

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1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
+1 253-627-4282
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
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Reviewed 11 March 2016

What a good all around place to eat. My wife and I have driven by this place many times , and we finally decided to stop , and have lunch. I ordered Liver & Onions with Hash Browns , two eggs, toast with gravy on...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is a friendly restaurant, with darn good food. this is the first time we ate there and it will not be our last. My wife had a Ham Burger, and I had liver and onions, with gravy, hash browns and two fried eggs, I...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 24 February 2016

It has been a couple of years since we ate at the Southern Kitchen and we were looking forward to some good country fried steak. As usual the place was packed. Unfortunately, the food was not as good as we remembered. We first noticed that...More

Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

My girl friends and I went here one Sunday morning...it was great! Highly recommend it esp if your looking for some southern cooking. Will be going again.

Thank Whitney S
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Nothing was interesting but listen to the staff bicker at each other while people were waiting for a very long time for there food,my husband order the brisket that was hard like beef jerky and my fish was hard like it was frozen and reheated...More

Thank Gigi H
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

I looked on my DDD app and this was one of the places that had been on the show. We had seven of us and had a variety. I had chicken fried steak that was very good. My hubby had brisket which was excellent. A...More

Thank Razorgirl_12
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Idk what the rave about this place is. The prices are high for low quality food. The place not very clean either a knat landed on my plate. I suggest not going her, I'm not sure why people like this place honestly. I will not...More

Thank Shakiah B
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We happened into this small restaurant by accident and our family of four happily feasted on what I would call country southern staples: fried catfish hushpuppies fried okra grits mac and cheese fried chicken Everything was hot (important for grits!),and there was a lot of...More

Thank Aljameela
Reviewed 16 October 2015

When you walk into this place it feels like you are walking back in time a bit, into a small town café filled with old friends and long-time customers, casual, easy-going, filled with aromas of comfort food. Seriously, the atmosphere alone is worth going into...More

Thank r a
Reviewed 29 September 2015

If you like friendly service and down home Southern cooking then this is your place, Best grits ever!

Thank Ghsailor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-4282
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