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The Fish Peddler on Foss Waterway

1199 Dock St, Tacoma, WA 98402-5004
+1 253-627-2158
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (35 reviews)
“halibut” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1199 Dock St, Tacoma, WA 98402-5004
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a fish market attached. If the menu doesnt appeal, you can choose something from the fish case and they prepare it for a 5$ upcharge. Sides as served with dinners are 2.50 each. Servers are great, special shout out to Matt... Copper River...More

Thank MikeJ98686
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the boat this week and pulled right up to the dock out front. Were there for a light snack. Ordered the calamari and a lobster roll. Both were amazing. Service was also spot on. Going back for sure to grab another lobster...More

Thank eatintheclaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited twice. First time, it was jammed, poor weather, so ate indoors. Second time, we arrived early and scored a great table on the patio. Both times we had friendly efficient service. The chowder, crab melt, lobster roll, and especially the Bloody Mary...More

Thank agoneil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a warm evening sitting on the patio at the Fish Peddler is so amazing! Not only do you find good food there, but you are looking at Mt Ranier in the distance with the moon slowly rising above it. In addition to this we...More

1  Thank susansox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was phenomenal! Great views over the city. It was pretty pricey but it was well worth it. We ate seafood it was so good and fresh!

1  Thank Cape1993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called ahead to see if they take reservations, and they do not, but told us to come on in as there is no wait. We arrived and were told that there is a 15 minute wait, so we order drinks, and we had to...More

1  Thank Vacationer9898
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We had a fantastic lunch here. Seafood was really good and they had good options for kids who were not into seafood. Get a bloody mary...it's almost a meal in itself.

1  Thank Jason D
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We just flew into Seattle from Tampa, FL and were looking for a nice meal to start off our vacation. This place got good reviews from others and for good reason. We were greeted immediately and seated outside by the water (our choice). Service was...More

1  Thank ESDPurple
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Great spot for drinks after work or a casual dinner. Fresh, fresh fish - salmon, halibut and steelhead, cooked to order. Vibrant atmosphere, and our server, Matt, was chill but attentive. Definitely a repeat dining adventure!

1  Thank k2abroad
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We sat outdoors on a balmy evening and ate dinner while enjoying the water view. The selection of seafood was good. The Northwest Seafood Stew was delicious. This was a casual dining experience thus the four rather than five rating. For waterside and good seafood...More

1  Thank travelerwmmary
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4 December 2016|
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Response from marinertacoma | Reviewed this property |
I will see if they will share
24 April 2015|
Response from teenytinyterri | Reviewed this property |
I didn't really notice what there hours were on Sunday, but on there site it says 10-6. I hope that helps you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1199 Dock St, Tacoma, WA 98402-5004
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Tacoma
  • Phone Number: +1 253-627-2158
A waterfront seafood market & bistro.
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