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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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1716 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98405-3310
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Reviewed 14 June 2015

My brother and sister in law took me here for lunch when I came for a visit. It is a place they love and frequent. Its the picture perfect of southern home soul cookin'. The fried chicken i had was delicious as we're all of...More

Thank bluecanoe2
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My family went for breakfast and ALL loved our meals. Can't beat the amount of food you get for the price on the breakfast special. The strawberry lemonade with whip cream on the top was a 1st for me, but delightful. Glad I tried something...More

Thank BaseballMama123
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Great food. Best biscuits and gravy in town. Super friendly service. Fried chicken was featured on Diners, Dives & Drive-ins.

Thank Tacomaboy
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

I never would have picked this place driving by. It doesn't look like much from the outside. Southern Kitchen is a perfect example of "never judge a book by its cover." Every single item, including the drinks, were extremely satisfying. Highlights were the sweet drinks...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 6 April 2015

4 of us drove up for dinner from Olympia for some good southern food that we'd heard about. The neighborhood was a little iffy, the parking tight... but OMG was it worth it! The food was fabulous! Fried chicken... chicken fried steak... and the greens!...More

Thank JnJ0419
Reviewed 28 March 2015

This was our second time eating here and we thought the first time was a fluke when the service was slow but after today we will no linger be going back. The food is good but not worth a two hour trip for lunch. We...More

2  Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

This is our 2nd visit and again very slow service. The food is really good IF you don't mind waiting forever...

2  Thank Tricia B
Reviewed 15 March 2015

We took some friends with us to eat lunch and then go to a car museum. not only did it take 1 hr 45 mins. to get our food (4 orders) we also watched customers who came in after us getting served before us. When...More

2  Thank Todd F
Reviewed 13 March 2015

I saw this place on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. When I recently visited Tacoma, I decided to try it. PROS: The restaurant is small but very cozy. The service was great! They really do make you feel like home here. I started off with the...More

1  Thank Baoyentran
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Best food EVAAAHHH. There was a line to get in, which I was told was typical but it didn't take long to get a seat. The waitstaff was attentive, kind, had great suggestions, and was very prompt. The food was fantastic. I ate too much...More

1  Thank Wenonah D
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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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